The average salary for a Ministry Director is $40,812.
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Job Description for Ministry Director
The ministry director has a number of different responsibilities within a church. Generally, they are in charge of administrating and overseeing the church's children and youth programs. Duties performed by the ministry director might include managing the weekly curriculum, procedures, and plans for the nursery; hiring and training weekday and Sunday childcare coordinators; supervising volunteers and staff members; and performing administrative tasks for the children's ministry. The ministry dir…Read more
Ministry Director Tasks
- Provide administrative leadership and direction.
- Develop and direct programming in line with ministry's overarching goals.
- Develop and implement community outreach.
- Recruit and train volunteers.
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Strategic Project Management
Skills in Strategic Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Counseling, Mentoring, Leadership and People Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Ministry Director
An early career Ministry Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $36,809 based on 41 salaries. A mid-career Ministry Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42,542 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Ministry Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,651 based on 39 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $48,500.
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