Average Hospital Chaplain Salary

$53,138
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$36k
MEDIAN
$53k
90%
$71k

The average salary for a Hospital Chaplain is $53,138

Base Salary
$36k - $71k
Bonus
$97 - $2k
Total Pay
$35k - $70k
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What Do Hospital Chaplains Do?

Hospital 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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Job Satisfaction for Hospital Chaplain

4.6 out of 5
(31)
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Gender Breakdown

Male
50.0%
Female
45.1%
Prefer to self-define
4.9%
This data is based on 82 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

79%

Dental

72%

Vision

67%

None

21%