Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is approximately $43K per year. Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $39K annually. Overall, the greater share of Fort Wayne Community Schools folks have 20 years or more of experience and earn an average $68K per year.
The highest paychecks go to High School Teachers, who earn an average $56K annually, closely trailed by Administrative Coordinators (about $52K), Elementary School Teachers ($43K), and Middle School Teachers (around $38K).
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Teaching License Holder certainly has its perks — salaries approach $79K per year and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Becoming a Secondary Teacher Certification can certainly pay off here; those folks make $60K on average. Regarding salaries and education, Fort Wayne Community Schools pays those with a Master of Education (MEd) the most — about $72K.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Oral / Verbal Communication; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $100K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Fort Wayne Community Schools is Curriculum Planning; over a third of employees use it for work. Many workers are also familiar with Childhood Education, Mathematica, and English Language.
Benefits and Perks
The firm looks out for its employees by sponsoring assorted retirement savings plans such as a 403(b) plan and a defined benefit retirement plan. The vast majority of respondents report having health insurance, and most survey participants report having dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include life insurance and a defined benefit retirement plan.