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Entry-Level Worship Pastor Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Worship Pastor is $38,188 per year.

$21,770 - $52,278
MEDIAN: $38,188

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$21,770 - $52,278  
$0.00 - $2,013  
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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).
$21,583 - $52,276  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 216

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Worship Pastor Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Worship Pastor in Grand Rapids:
"Personal Worship."
Carve out time each day to spend with the Lord, cultivating a heart of worship and a relationship with Him. Get to know His voice and discover His love and affection for you.

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Worship Pastor Salaries

National Average

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Worship Planning and Leading
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Team Leadership
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.


5 %
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 57% dental benefits Dental: 27%
vision benefits Vision: 16% employee benefits None: 42%