You are setting the proper example for your coreligionists, but unfortunately you are in a small minority given the attitude of the Haridi schools to core subjects. Maimonides in his time .was against making the study of Torah a full time profession not much has changed since his time.
Pakistan: Suicide bomber attacks tribal police, killing 4 (Reuters)
from the article: Should Haredim work? Yes. Can they? Not so fast.