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Teaching Schools
In Jersey City, New Jersey

Teaching faculty can choose to work at one of 3 teaching schools in Jersey City. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the teaching academic community in Jersey City, and the future trends. Academia in teaching includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Teaching Employment

Jersey City 155,040
New Jersey 138,430

Of the 128,260 teaching professionals employed in New Jersey, 155,040 work in Jersey City. Between 2006 and 2010, in Jersey City, there has been a 6% growth in the number of teaching professionals. Overall employment in Jersey City has also increased.

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Teaching employment growth

136,430 135,630 135,490 138,360 128,260
146,370 139,480 173,930 174,130 155,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Jersey City

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Jersey City

$75,185 $74,791 $79,164 $82,744 $90,868
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Jersey City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jersey City

In Jersey City, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $90,868 per year was earned by teaching professionals in Jersey City. The average salary for teaching professionals in Jersey City was $75,185 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in Jersey City is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Jersey City

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Jersey City teaching professionals earn a median yearly salary of $84,729. The difference in pay between the teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 141%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $48,951 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $117,874 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Jersey City

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

Jersey City teaching professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Jersey City


There are 3 accredited teaching schools in the city. Many of Jersey City's teaching professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Teaching Programs Offered In Jersey City


There are a total of 10 degree and certificate programs in teaching offered by Jersey City's teaching schools.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Jersey City


Approximately 316 students graduated from teaching courses in 2010.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Jersey City, New Jersey

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