Children's Ministry Director Salary

The average pay for a Children's Ministry Director is $31,111 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Team Leadership is associated with high pay for this job.

$19,078 - $46,883
$19K
$31K
$47K
MEDIAN: $31,111
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$9.96 - $19.87
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MEDIAN: $14.32
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$19,078 - $46,883  
   
Bonus
$500  
Total Pay (?
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$19,954 - $45,444  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 289
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.96 - $19.87  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$500  
   
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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$19,954 - $45,444  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 68

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Job Description for Children's Ministry Director

Children’s ministry directors usually work in a church environment to oversee the ministry for children from nursery through elementary school. These ministries may also contain older children through the high school age, and the director must establish goals for programs and maintain a safe environment for children to learn and grow spiritually.

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Children's Ministry Director Tasks

  • Provide administrative leadership and direction.
  • Develop and direct programming in line with ministry's overarching goals.
  • Develop and implement community outreach.
  • Recruit and train volunteers.

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Pay by Experience Level for Children's Ministry Director

Pay by Experience for a Children's Ministry Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Children's Ministry Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 179 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Children's Ministry Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 131 salaries. An experienced Children's Ministry Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 109 salaries. A Children's Ministry Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 36 salaries.

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Key Stats for Children's Ministry Director

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Children's Ministry Director Salaries

▲27%

▲15%

▲1%

National Average
$31,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Children's Ministry Director Salaries

Team Leadership
▲16%

Teaching
▲6%


▲3%


▲3%

Leadership
▼0%

Curriculum Planning
▼0%

National Average
$31,000


Childhood Education
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 41%
dental benefits
Dental: 21%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
no benefits
None: 58%
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