Clergy Salary (United States)

A Clergy earns an average salary of $48,619 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Public Speaking and Counseling.
Clergy Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$27,516 - $74,495
(Median)
28K
37K
49K
62K
74K
MEDIAN: $48,618
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$27,516 - $74,495  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,011  
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).
)
$26,644 - $75,186  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 124
Is Clergy your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
United States (change)

Job Description for Clergy

  • Lead or represent religious organization at weddings, baptisms, wakes, funerals and memorial services.
  • Minister to members and families in need.
  • Plan, organize and lead Bible studies.
  • Lead weekly religious services.
  • Perform administrative duties including correspondence, resident profiles and other appropriate services.

Clergy Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

Pay by Experience Level for Clergy

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

Related Job Salaries

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -

Experience Affects Clergy Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 2%
Experienced
up arrow 1%
National Average
$49,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 6%
Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Skills That Affect Clergy Salaries

Public Speaking
up arrow 20%
Counseling
up arrow 15%
National Average
$49,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
20%
female alumni
 
Male
80%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 39%
vision benefits Vision: 35% employee benefits None: 27%