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Ridgewood Teachers 8th Highest Paid in Bergen County and 31st Highest Paid in the Garden State

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the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, The state Department of Education recently released its annual Taxpayer’s Guide to Education Spending for 2018, which shows the median salary in every New Jersey school district and charter school.

The median salary for a New Jersey teacher was $67,812 last school year, obviously pay for teachers varied widely based on experience, location and the skills needed for the position.

The Ridgewood assembled a list of Bergen County teachers median pay  in the top 50 median pay in the entire state . The first number is the state ranking  and the order is the Bergen County ranking .

Northern Valley Regional High School District  came in tops in the state and Bergen County with a whopping median teacher salary: $108,867, Ridgewood came in 8th in the county and 31st in the state in teachers median pay with a median teacher salary: $83,425 . 

This is the list :

1. Northern Valley Regional High School District Median teacher salary: $108,867

10. East Rutherford School District Median teacher salary: $89,662

11. Pascack Valley Regional High School District Median teacher salary: $89,250

13. Hackensack Public Schools Median teacher salary: $88,610

18. Closter Public Schools Median teacher salary: $87,760

20. Carlstadt-East Rutherford Regional School District Median teacher salary: $87,502

27. River Vale Public Schools Median teacher salary: $83,980

31. Ridgewood Public Schools Median teacher salary: $83,425

34. Teaneck Public Schools Median teacher salary: $83,000

36. Ramsey School District Median teacher salary: $82,655

37. Old Tappan School District Median teacher salary: $82,605

39. Northern Highlands Regional School District Median teacher salary: $82,445

42. Bergen County Technical Schools Median teacher salary: $81,938

45. Ho-Ho-Kus School District Median teacher salary: $81,537

46. River Dell Regional School District Median teacher salary: $81,514

50. Ridgefield Park School District Median teacher salary: $80,384

One thought on “Ridgewood Teachers 8th Highest Paid in Bergen County and 31st Highest Paid in the Garden State

  1. And we continue to drop in rank.

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