New Jersey Teacher Salary
Starting Teacher Salary Rank: 1st
Salary raise last year: 2.0 %
Salary raise over 10 years: 28.0 %
TeacherPortal Salary Comfort Score
New Jersey has the 5th highest average salaries for teachers - and 1st for starting teachers as well.
As a starting teacher, you might be ok with a standard education degree and teaching certificates for K-12, but you'll definitely want to get your masters degree to augment your salary as your career progresses.
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How do salaries grow in New Jersey?
Average Salary: $66,612
Student/Teacher Ratios in New Jersey, 2011
Number of Students: 1,366,067
Students per Teacher: 12.0
New Jersey teacher salaries vs. total education expenditures
Teacher Expenditures: $7,164,169,740
Percent Spent on Teachers: 29 %
Teaching Schools in New Jersey
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