Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $25K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (43 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make around $48K per year on average.
Within the firm, employees working in California take home the most — about $49K annually on average.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Senior Pastors and Youth Pastors; the former receives the highest median pay at $49K per year while approximately $19K annually is the norm for the latter.
Certifications and Degrees
Being an Ordained Minister certainly has its perks — salaries approach $50K per year and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Regarding salaries and education, Assembly of God pays those with a Master of Arts (MA) the most — approximately $43K.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Leadership; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of around $36K annually. Counseling is regularly seen around here; roughly a third of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to know Public Speaking, Administration, and Team Leadership.
Assembly of God's employees who answered the questionnaire are largely male (the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1).
Benefits and Perks
About two in five workers report having health insurance, and just under a third of workers report having dental coverage. The list of perks also includes a casual working environment and a subsidized cell phone.