Average Teacher Salary in West Paterson

The average teacher salary in West Paterson is $62,108.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $36,360 $22,030 $27,190 $35,200 $44,900 $51,870
Kindergarten $67,040 $43,550 $51,720 $65,120 $82,820 $99,300
Elementary $66,170 $43,530 $51,070 $63,870 $80,710 $97,660
Middle school $69,750 $45,530 $53,100 $66,550 $85,030 $102,870
High school $71,220 $46,200 $54,460 $68,410 $86,680 $104,540

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General Facts

  • Staff: 122
  • Full time teachers: 85
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 22
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 60
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 907

Financial Statistics for West Paterson

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $10,918,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $2,248,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $417,000
  • Total revenue: $13,583,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $7,842,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $7,505,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,443,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $13,473,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,288,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $717,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within West Paterson

Elementary Schools within the West Paterson

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Beatrice Gilmore
1075 Mcbride Ave
West Paterson, NJ 7424
973-785-1010
  • Total: 246
  • 3rd grade: 115
  • 4th grade: 119
13 to 1 19 3rd Grade 4th Grade
Charles Olbon
Lincoln Ln
West Paterson, NJ 7424
973-684-1636
  • Total: 343
  • Kindergarten: 122
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 111
11 to 1 32 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Memorial
294 Totowa Rd
Totowa, NJ 7512
973-956-0010
  • Total: 318
  • Pre-k: 57
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 83
12 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $29,758
  • Median family income: $67,292
  • Median male income: $40,407
  • Median female income: $30,307
  • Median income of a renter: $47,656
  • Median income of a home owner: $75,186
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    235 465 640 1,005 705