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Senior Pastor Salary with Team Leadership skills

Over four-fifths of Senior Pastors with Team Leadership skills are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $30K to $87K per year, and the average comes out to $56K annually. Something to celebrate is that most people in this position are highly satisfied with their jobs. Just under a third of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, the greater part report medical coverage and just under one in three claim dental coverage as well. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$29,362 - $85,971
MEDIAN: $56,234

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$29,362 - $85,971  
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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).
$29,911 - $86,579  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 372

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Pastor with Team Leadership skills

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

More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. Survey participants with less than five years' experience report a median income of $49K, and earnings aren't much higher for respondents who have five to 10 years under their belts; respondents in the latter group report a median of just $52K. For Senior Pastors with Team Leadership skills, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $57K. After two decades in the workforce, the average Senior Pastor generally earns more than ever; median pay for this group is estimated at $63K.

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 106 votes.


4 %
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 69% dental benefits Dental: 29%
vision benefits Vision: 23% employee benefits None: 30%