Youth Minister Salary

The average salary for a Youth Minister is $33,633 per year. A skill in Mentoring is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
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$19,170 - $48,235
(Median)
$19K
$34K
$48K
MEDIAN: $33,633
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$8.12 - $20.04
(Median)
$8
$15
$20
MEDIAN: $15.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$19,170 - $48,235  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,178  
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).
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$19,330 - $47,567  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 539
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.12 - $20.04  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,178  
   
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).
)
$19,330 - $47,567  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 50
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Job Description for Youth Minister

A youth minister usually works with preteens and teenagers in a church or other religious environment, in order to deepen their spiritual development. Working with youth involves a great deal of creativity, in order to grab the attention of young people. It may be necessary to plan lessons and create goals for the youth. The youth minister will often lead other employees and volunteers, so management and leadership skills of adults are also important. It may be the job of the youth minister to create sermons and lesson plans for youth activities, Bible studies, Sunday school classes, after-school programs, and services.

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Youth Minister Tasks

  • Plan, facilitate, and lead youth ministry programs and bible studies.
  • Integrate youths into worship life through increases resposibilities as acolytes or readers.
  • Foster the spiritual growth of teens and provide group or individual pastoral consultation.

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Experience Affects Youth Minister Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 22%



National Average
$33,000


Skills That Affect Youth Minister Salaries

Mentoring
up arrow 36%


Event Planning
up arrow 4%

Public Speaking
up arrow 2%

Counseling
0%

Curriculum Planning
0%

National Average
$33,000

Teaching
up arrow 5%

Preaching
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 127 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 57% dental benefits Dental: 31%
vision benefits Vision: 19% employee benefits None: 42%
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