Salary for Directors, Religious Activities and Education

Also known as:  Campus Ministry Director, Christian Education Minister, Education Minister, Parish Religious Education Director, Religious Activities Director, Religious Education Coordinator, Religious Education Director, Student Ministries Director, Youth Ministry Director helps social work professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Religious activities and education directors work within faith communities in conjunction with clergy and other faith leaders and officials to create goals and encourage attendance in religious education programs and activities. They may design and run camps, trips, activities, conferences, seminars and retreats. Additionally, these professionals review congregation behavior and attitudes in order to determine the type and extent of religious education required. They may identify, recruit, train and supervise volunteers and staff, and select or develop curricula for religious education classes. These professionals may also counsel faith community and congregation members regarding personal, vocational and spiritual matters. Most religious activities and education directors have some college education.

A Director, Religious Activities or Education usually gets a pay level between 24000 to 36000 depending on seniority. Directors, Religious Activities and Education will most likely earn wages of Thirty Nine Thousand Nine Hundred dollars per annum.

Directors, Religious Activities and Education are compensated at the highest average salary in West Virginia, where they can get wages of just about $83000. People in this career obtain the most salary in Health Care and Social Assistance, where they get average pay levels of $85400.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 18.89 percent nationwide in that time.
Directors, Religious Activities and Education tend to make the most in the following industries
Public Administration $85,400
Health Care and Social Assistance $54,900
Educational Services $45,030
Other Services (except Public Administration) $38,510
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Other Services (except Public Administration) $38,510
Educational Services $45,030
Health Care and Social Assistance $54,900
Public Administration $85,400
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