Director, Music Ministry Salary
|Salary||$12,834 - $58,017|
|Bonus||$51.06 - $4,894|
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|$13,018 - $60,862|
|Hourly Rate||$13.91 - $55.37|
|Bonus||$51.06 - $4,894|
|Total Pay (||$13,018 - $60,862|
Job Description for Director, Music Ministry
A music ministry director is normally responsible for all of the music in a church setting. This means they are required to create a music environment that allows the congregation to be drawn into a spirit of worship, They also recruit and direct the team of singers, band, and anyone else involved with performing music. Music ministry directors are also in charge of directing rehearsals and performances, leading congregational singing, and potentially playing a musical instrument. Music ministry directors may also be responsible for developing and overseeing the yearly music budget. They must also organize events for special occasions such as Christmas and Easter.Read More...
The music ministry director job generally holds a part-time position that may be mentally strenuous. This position is generally not limited to any specific denomination.
There are some basic qualifications that are expected of a music ministry director. The biggest one of these is sharing values and beliefs with the church and its denomination. They must also be able to form a strong bond with the pastors and the congregation and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Music ministry directors should be able to read and write music to effectively work with the music team. They should also work effectively work with church leaders and other church members. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)
Director, Music Ministry Tasks
- Select and orchestrate the musical portion of church services and special events.
- Direct the choir and lead worship teams.
- Lead musical rehearsals.
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Pay by Experience Level for Director, Music Ministry
Pay by Experience for a Director, Music Ministry has a negative trend. An entry-level Director, Music Ministry with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 59 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Director, Music Ministry with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 90 salaries. An experienced Director, Music Ministry which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 116 salaries. A Director, Music Ministry with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 131 salaries.
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