Pastor Salary

How much does a Pastor make in the United States?
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$55,554 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$27 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$861 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average pastor salary in United States is $55,554 or an equivalent hourly rate of $27. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $861. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$40,409 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$68,158 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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