Church Organist Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Church Organist is $16,282 per year.
Church Organist Total Pay (?
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$10,647 - $34,606
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $16,281
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Church Organist Total Pay (?
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$15.26 - $100.79
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MEDIAN: $49.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$10,647 - $34,606  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,957  
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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$11,717 - $128,541  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 183
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$15.26 - $100.79  
   
Overtime
$25.43 - $51.39  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,957  
   
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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$11,717 - $128,541  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 183
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Job Description for Church Organist

  • Attend meetings and planning sessions.
  • Direct other instrumentalists.
  • Play for regularly schedules services and special events.

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Pay by Experience Level for Church Organist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Church Organist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 22%
Entry-Level
up arrow 17%
Late-Career
up arrow 1%
National Average
$20,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
54%
female alumni
 
Male
46%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
56%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 9% dental benefits Dental: 5%
vision benefits Vision: 4% employee benefits None: 90%
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