Average Hospice Chaplain Hourly Pay

Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)

The average hourly pay for a Hospice Chaplain is $25.43

Hourly Rate
$19 - $34
$249 - $2k
Profit Sharing
$503 - $4k
Total Pay
$41k - $69k
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What Do Hospice Chaplains Do?

Hospice Chaplain Tasks
  • Interact with and build relationships with staff, clients and family members.
  • Document interactions, challenges and program attendance.
  • Work with community and care team to ensure care is in accord with patients' faith.
  • Connect clients to appropriate clergy and counseling opportunities, and facilitate referrals to the hospice.
  • Guide individuals and groups through grief and bereavement counseling and coping strategies.
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How do Hospice Chaplains Rate Their Jobs?

4.3 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
Based on 72 responses, the job of Hospice Chaplain has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.31 out of 5. On average, Hospice Chaplains are highly satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Hospice Chaplains

What is the highest pay for Hospice Chaplains?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Hospice Chaplain is $33.99 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Hospice Chaplains?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Hospice Chaplain is $19.46 / hour

How can Hospice Chaplains increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Hospice Chaplain is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Hospice Chaplain that oversees more junior Hospice Chaplains, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.