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Senior Pastor Salary at Christian Church

The average Senior Pastor at Christian Church earns approximately $53K annually. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — just over two-fifths lack coverage. On the flip side, over one-half have medical insurance and nearly one in four receive dental plans. Most people in this position report feeling highly satisfied with their jobs. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$28,080 - $72,723
MEDIAN: $53,030

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$28,080 - $72,723  
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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).
$31,511 - $74,763  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 45

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Experience Affects Senior Pastor at Christian Church Salaries

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Skills That Affect Senior Pastor at Christian Church Salaries

Worship Planning and Leading
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Public Speaking
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 55% dental benefits Dental: 27%
vision benefits Vision: 20% employee benefits None: 43%