Average Salary for Jersey City Public Schools Employees

An average Jersey City Public Schools employee can expect to make $57K per year. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Jersey City Public Schools Median Salary by Years Experience


10-19 years
2 profiles

20 years or more
2 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 07 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
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Years of Experience

Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Jersey City Public Schools employees (60 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn $29K annually on average.


Teacher Assistants rake in the most money, with average earnings of $29K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to around $61K annually for Secondary Teacher Certifications, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. The highest-paying degree here is a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA); Jersey City Public Schools awards approximately $58K to these degree-holders.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Curriculum Planning; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of about $45K per year. Folks here also tend to know Spanish Language; on the survey, approximately half of workers named it in their skills portfolios.

Benefits and Perks

Almost all survey participants receive health insurance, and the vast majority of workers get dental coverage.

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Key Stats for Jersey City Public Schools


80 %
20 %
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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