Entry-Level Chaplain Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Entry-Level Chaplain is $41,343 per year.
Entry-Level Chaplain Salary (?
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$27,556 - $56,478
(Median)
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56K
MEDIAN: $41,343
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Entry-Level Chaplain Salary (?
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$14.02 - $26.19
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data

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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$27,556 - $56,478  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,507  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$28,142 - $56,405  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 303
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.02 - $26.19  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $35.36  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,507  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$28,142 - $56,405  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 193
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Chaplain Salaries

Bereavement Counseling
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Public Speaking
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Counseling
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Hospice Care
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National Average
$42,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 105 votes.

Gender

Female
47%
female alumni
 
Male
53%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 24%