$64,363
Avg. Salary
$33.33
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,898

Bonus

$5,412

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Pastor is $33.33 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Pastor is $64,363 per year.

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$10.14
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$102k
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MEDIAN $64,363
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$0$104K
Salary $35,861 - $102,403
Bonus $511 - $16,244
Profit Sharing $5,412
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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$36,080 - $104,263
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,645
Hourly Data $0$65
Hourly Rate $10.14 - $50.51
Overtime $65.00
Annual Data $0$104K
Bonus $511 - $16,244
Profit Sharing $5,412
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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$36,080 - $104,263
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

Job Description for Senior Pastor

The senior pastor of a church is responsible for providing spiritual leadership and pastoral care to the members of his or her church. They serve as the chief administrator, overseeing all administrative functions for the church.

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Senior Pastor Tasks
  • Serve as the spiritual leader of the Church and foster leadership within the congregation.
  • Build relationships within the Church and the general community.
  • Provide a strong Church pastoral presence through teaching, pastoral guidance, and ministerial duties.
  • Develop areas for strategic growth and to strengthen key ministry areas.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $64,892

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Key Stats for Senior Pastor

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 285 votes.
20 years or more
100%

Skills That Affect Senior Pastor Salaries

Organizational Development
▲9%

Team Leadership
▲7%

Worship Planning and Leading
▲6%

Preaching
▲4%


▲1%

Operations Management
▲1%

Project Management
▼0%

National Average
$65,000

▼1%

People Management
▼1%

Network Management / Administration
▼2%

Administration
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 285 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
97 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 37%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
no benefits
None: 37%