A Minister, Youth & Music earns an average salary of $37,855 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$24,446 - $51,064
$24K
$38K
$51K
MEDIAN: $37,855
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$24,446 - $51,064  
   
Bonus
$611  
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).
)
$24,674 - $61,547  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Job Description for Minister, Youth & Music

A youth and music minister works in a church environment and leads services and activities relating to youth and music performance within the church. They usually lead sermons for youth, as well as Bible studies and other youth activities. The minister prepares material for sermons prior to presenting them, which includes carrying out research such as through reviewing relevant portions of the Bible; it may involve creating visual aids such as PowerPoint presentations as well. Sometimes, youth and music ministers provide one-on-one and group counseling to young people and their families. In terms of music, the minister may prepare music for church services, as well as attend - and possibly lead - church band and choir practices. They may also coordinate special events such as holiday gatherings, retreats and field trips.

Read More...

Minister, Youth & Music Tasks

  • Preach, lead worship ceremonies and Bible studies, and provide pastoral consultation.
  • Assist with planning and leading ministry retreats.
  • Facilitate discussions on faith-based topics.

Minister Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Minister, Youth & Music

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

Key Stats for Minister, Youth & Music

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
038
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
38%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Minister, Youth & Music Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 4%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Experienced
up arrow 2%

National Average
$38,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
38%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
dental benefits
None: 50%
ADVERTISEMENT