Clergy Salaries and Compensation

Congregational grades for 2020 for parishes and missions. This refers to the congregation grade for churches which helps to determine clergy compensation and assessment values.  The congregational grade is updated every year. Those churches that are in bolded text have changed grades from the previous year.

Congregational grades for 2021 for parishes and missions. This refers to the congregation grade for churches which helps to determine clergy compensation and assessment values.  The congregational grade is updated every year. Those churches that are in bolded text have changed grades from the previous year.

This is the 2021 Parochial Clergy compensation schedule passed at convention. This document outlines clergy compensation based on congregational grade.

The supply clergy compensation rates for 2021 are as follows:

Sunday/primary liturgy* One liturgy $259.53; additional consecutive liturgies $59.07 each.

Sunday/primary liturgy* without preaching: One liturgy $152.75; additional consecutive liturgies $59.07 each.

Weekday/evening liturgy: $100.78

New salary thresholds are among the changes to the state’s overtime rules.

This is the 2020 Parochial Clergy compensation schedule passed at convention. This document outlines clergy compensation based on congregational grade.