The Wisner-Pilger School Board voted Monday night to raise the base wage of classified staff to $12 per hour for the 2020-21 school year.

The current base wage for classified staff is $10.79 per hour. Wisner-Pilger Superintendent Chad Boyer conducted a survey of area schools and found that base pay for classified staff at other area schools ranged from $9.32 to $15 per hour.

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