Teacher salary in New Jersey

Average salary
$59,500/yr
Based on 16,352 income tax records
$23,500
$97,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$48K
 
$54K
 
$64K
 
$71K
 
$68K
$23,500
$97,000
How much do Teachers make?
The average total salary for a Teacher is $59,500 per year. This is based on data from 16,352 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Teacher and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Teacher salary can vary between $23,500 to $97,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Teacher salary by location

Teacher salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Atlantic City Boe, New Jersey
52 income tax records
$90,500/yr
$54K – $115K
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The City Of New York, New Jersey
354 income tax records
$83,500/yr
$47K – $119K
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Freehold Regional High School Di, New Jersey
79 income tax records
$82,500/yr
$56K – $104K
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East Orange Board Of Education, New Jersey
54 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$51K – $104K
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Passaic Boe, New Jersey
92 income tax records
$77,000/yr
$41K – $111K
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Lenape Regional High School District, New Jersey
73 income tax records
$76,000/yr
$50K – $101K
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Elizabeth Board Of Education, New Jersey
174 income tax records
$75,500/yr
$52K – $99K
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Jersey City Public Schools, New Jersey
185 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$43K – $100K
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South Brunswick Board Of Educati, New Jersey
91 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$46K – $88K
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Westfield Board Of Education, New Jersey
60 income tax records
$69,500/yr
$31K – $88K
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The School District Of Philadelphia, New Jersey
85 income tax records
$69,500/yr
$41K – $91K
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Pemberton Twp Bd Of Education, New Jersey
55 income tax records
$68,000/yr
$35K – $88K
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West Orange Board Of Education, New Jersey
53 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$34K – $109K
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Montgomery Twp Board Of Educatio, New Jersey
64 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$32K – $92K
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Union Township Board Of Educatio, New Jersey
55 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$41K – $90K
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East Windsor Regional School Dis, New Jersey
50 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$51K – $83K
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Middletown Twp Board Of Educatio, New Jersey
73 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$46K – $93K
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Brick Board Of Education, New Jersey
85 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$43K – $81K
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Old Bridge Boe, New Jersey
51 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$41K – $101K
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Trenton Board Of Education, New Jersey
92 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$49K – $100K
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Hillsborough Twp Board Of Educat, New Jersey
76 income tax records
$65,500/yr
$35K – $82K
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Camden Boe, New Jersey
78 income tax records
$65,500/yr
$44K – $91K
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Cherry Hill Board Of Education, New Jersey
92 income tax records
$65,500/yr
$41K – $98K
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South Orange Maplewood Bd Of E, New Jersey
72 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$45K – $88K
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Montclair Board Of Education, New Jersey
58 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$36K – $96K
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Fair Lawn Board Of Education, New Jersey
62 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$32K – $102K
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East Brunswick Public Schools, New Jersey
75 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$32K – $87K
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Parsippany Troy Hills Schools, New Jersey
72 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$44K – $96K
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Marlboro Township Bdeduc, New Jersey
54 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$37K – $92K
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Egg Harbor Township Schools, New Jersey
65 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$43K – $81K
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City Of Vineland Board Of Educat, New Jersey
81 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$41K – $79K
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Woodbridge Board Of Education, New Jersey
111 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$48K – $94K
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Livingston Board Of Education, New Jersey
59 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$36K – $95K
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Washington Twp Board Of Educatio, New Jersey
80 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$45K – $86K
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Union City Board Of, New Jersey
62 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$48K – $103K
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Piscataway Board Of Education, New Jersey
73 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$26K – $82K
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School District Of The Chathams, New Jersey
51 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$52K – $84K
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Plainfield Public Schools, New Jersey
53 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$27K – $91K
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Bridgewater Raritan Boe, New Jersey
81 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$28K – $92K
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Wayne Township Bd Of Ed, New Jersey
58 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$33K – $92K
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North Brunswick Township Board O, New Jersey
55 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$36K – $79K
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Edison Twp Board Of Education, New Jersey
133 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$37K – $97K
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Perth Amboy Board Of Ed, New Jersey
83 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$42K – $92K
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Clifton Board Of Education, New Jersey
66 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$32K – $84K
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Orange Board Of Education, New Jersey
57 income tax records
$60,500/yr
$50K – $85K
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Monroe Twp Board Of Education, New Jersey
55 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$38K – $77K
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Toms River Bd Of Ed, New Jersey
102 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$38K – $77K
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Newark Public Schools, New Jersey
277 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$27K – $90K
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Paterson Board Of Education, New Jersey
151 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$38K – $94K
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Hamilton Township Boe, New Jersey
123 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$37K – $82K

Teacher demographics in New Jersey

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47% are single
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53% are married
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48% have kids
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57% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Teachers in New Jersey

16,352 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a teacher in New Jersey is $59,500 per year. Teacher salaries in New Jersey can vary between $23,500 to $97,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 16,352 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as teacher.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for teachers in New Jersey: Atlantic City Boe ($90,500 a year), The City of New York ($83,500 a year), and Freehold Regional High School Di ($82,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for teachers in New Jersey: South Plainfield, NJ ($69,000 a year), Mahwah, NJ ($69,000 a year), and Maplewood, NJ ($69,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.