Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $45K per year on average. The largest slice of the Seventh Day Adventist workforce (56 percent) has been working for 20 years or more and earns, on average, about $62K annually.
Pastors represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at approximately $59K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Ordained Ministers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $59K annually. At Seventh Day Adventist, employees who hold a Doctor of Ministry (DMin) receive the highest salaries at around $84K.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Counseling; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $59K per year. A garden variety skill at Seventh Day Adventist is Leadership; just over two-fifths of Seventh Day Adventist's people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Team Leadership, Administration, and Public Speaking.
Benefits and Perks
Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; Seventh Day Adventist sponsors various plans such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. Perks cover health insurance for most employees and dental coverage for most survey participants. Seventh Day Adventist employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a company cell phone.