Years of Experience
When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (43 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $27K per year on average.
Within the firm, employees working in Minnesota take home the most — $37K annually on average.
Senior Pastors are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $48K per year; Youth Pastors also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $20K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach approximately $50K per year for Ordained Ministers; non-accredited workers make much less. Earning a minister license certification garners significant financial rewards of around $29K annually on average. At Assembly of God, employees who hold a Master of Arts (MA) receive the highest salaries at approximately $43K.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Administration; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $40K per year. Counseling is regularly seen around here; just over two-fifths of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Leadership, Public Speaking, and Team Leadership round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
Just under a third of workers have health insurance, and benefits for close to a fourth of workers also include dental insurance. Other privileges include a casual working environment and a company cell phone.