Expect to see higher prices at the pump as 2013 continues. The early trend is showing prices ticking higher and that is expected to continue in the coming months ahead. The state average was up three cents in the past week, according to AAA Mid-Atlantic. Gas prices across New Jersey are also up 15 cents against the same time period last year. The latest average is $3.36 per gallon. New Jersey is also ranging higher than the national average of $3.30.