Our Staff

WDMCS employs more than 1,200 community members who are committed to knowing and lifting every child and inspiring joy in learning. Thanks to our employees’ input, we are proud to be a National Top Workplace.


Staff Position Count
Certified 637
Administrators 35

Support Staff

Staff Position Count
Teacher/Student Assistants 213
Custodians/Utility 53
Secretaries/Clerks 47
Nutrition Services 65
Noon Hour Supervisors 31
Bus Drivers 44
Study Hall Supervisors 7
Maintenance/Warehouse 16
Payroll/Accounting 7


Staff Position Count
Community Education (includes Kids West, building supervisors, office staff) 150
Supervisors/Specialists 36

Educational Profile

Level of Education Percent of Staff
BA to BA+9 Graduate Credits 13.32%
BA+10 to BA+19 11.45%
BA+20 to less than MA 21.34%
MA to MA+14 21.97%
MA+15 to MA+29 12.85%
MA+30 or more 18.37%
Doctorates – Four teachers and 10 administrators have earned their doctorate.

Do you know?

The average base salary for WDMCS teachers is $50,235. (Note: When special appropriations from the state are added, the average salary is $56,313 Approximately 150 faculty earn added compensation for coaching, sponsoring, staff development, curriculum activities and/or teaching an extra class.)