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 Total Pay (?
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$27,516 - $74,495
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MEDIAN: $48,618
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
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$27,516 - $74,495  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,011  
Total Pay (?
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$27,007 - $75,308  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 125
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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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Clergy

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

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Experience Affects Clergy Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 1%
Late-Career
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National Average
$49,000
Mid-Career
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Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Clergy Salaries

Public Speaking
up arrow 19%
Counseling
up arrow 15%
National Average
$49,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
19%
female alumni
 
Male
81%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
36%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 39%
vision benefits Vision: 36% employee benefits None: 27%
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