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Working As An Associate Pastor

  • Resolving Conflicts and Negotiating with Others
  • Assisting and Caring for Others
  • Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work
  • Communicating with Persons Outside Organization
  • Establishing and Maintaining Interpersonal Relationships
  • Mostly Sitting

  • Make Decisions

  • $80,000

    Average Salary

What Does An Associate Pastor Do

An Associate Pastor assists the pastor in religious services and the daily operations of the organization. They organize and lead the church’s regional, national, and international mission efforts, including annual mission trips.

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Average Length of Employment
Senior Pastor 8.6 years
Pastor 6.9 years
Music Pastor 5.6 years
Minister 5.1 years
Associate Pastor 5.0 years
Associate Minister 4.8 years
Missions Pastor 4.8 years
Priest 4.7 years
Assistant Pastor 4.5 years
Children's Pastor 4.3 years
Youth Pastor 3.7 years
Evangelism Pastor 3.6 years
Youth Minister 3.4 years
Top Careers Before Associate Pastor
Pastor 16.8%
Internship 9.8%
Chaplain 6.5%
Teacher 5.6%
Director 3.6%
Minister 3.4%
Manager 3.3%
Associate 3.0%
Missionary 2.9%
Top Careers After Associate Pastor
Pastor 24.1%
Chaplain 12.1%
Teacher 3.2%
Director 2.9%
Internship 2.6%
Minister 2.0%
Associate 1.9%
Counselor 1.9%
Owner 1.9%
Missionary 1.8%
President 1.8%
Executive 1.8%

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Average Yearly Salary
$80,000
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$37,000
Min 10%
$80,000
Median 50%
$80,000
Median 50%
$80,000
Median 50%
$80,000
Median 50%
$80,000
Median 50%
$80,000
Median 50%
$80,000
Median 50%
$173,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Thomas Road Baptist Church
Highest Paying City
Arvada, CO
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Avg Experience Level
5.0 years
How much does an Associate Pastor make at top companies?
The national average salary for an Associate Pastor in the United States is $80,400 per year or $39 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $37,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $173,000.

Real Associate Pastor Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
Associate Pastor Los Angeles Korean Methodist Church Inc. Los Angeles, CA Feb 22, 2016 $79,000
Associate Pastor Chesapeake Conference of Seventh-Day Adventists Ellicott City, MD Jan 31, 2016 $66,000
Associate Pastor Se California Conference of SDA Church Redlands, CA Aug 10, 2016 $62,348
Associate Pastor Christ Church of Central Austin Austin, TX Oct 01, 2014 $55,000
Associate Pastor Korean Presbyterian Church of Metro Detroit Southfield, MI Jul 10, 2015 $54,000
Associate Pastor Orange Canaan Presbyterian Church Santa Ana, CA Jan 14, 2016 $51,168
Associate Pastor Korean Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church Rowland Heights, CA Jun 12, 2016 $48,880
Associate Pastor Love Korean Church Los Angeles, CA Nov 26, 2014 $47,965
Associate Pastor Inland Church Pomona, CA Dec 02, 2014 $47,965
Associate Pastor L.A. Hope Church Los Angeles, CA Jun 04, 2016 $47,000
Associate Pastor Life In Christ Outreach Ministries, Inc. Bridgeton, NJ Oct 01, 2014 $47,000
Associate Pastor Central California Conference of Seventh-Day Adventists Clovis, CA Oct 17, 2014 $46,787
Associate Pastor Central California Conference of Seventh-Day Adventists Fresno, CA Oct 17, 2014 $46,787
Associate Pastor Northern Virginia Korean Presbyterian Church Annandale, VA Apr 13, 2015 $38,792
Associate Pastor Word of God Baptist Church Burke, VA May 12, 2016 $38,792
Associate Pastor Thanksgiving Church Buena Park, CA Sep 01, 2015 $38,022
Associate Pastor Full Gospel New York Church NY Dec 18, 2015 $37,482
Associate Pastor Columbia Presbyterian Mission Church Columbia, SC Oct 31, 2016 $37,357
Associate Pastor Columbia Presbyterian Mission Church Columbia, SC Nov 08, 2016 $37,357
Associate Pastor Living Fountain Korean Church Carrollton, TX Jul 01, 2015 $37,024
Associate Pastor The Star Korean Church La Habra, CA Aug 24, 2016 $36,816
Associate Pastor Immanuel Community Church New York, NY Sep 19, 2015 $32,843
Associate Pastor Full Gospel New York Church Suwanee, GA Jan 04, 2016 $32,766
Pastor (Associate) Hansarang United Methodist Church La Crescenta-Montrose, CA Oct 19, 2015 $32,302
Associate Pastor Southern Califonia Hanshin Church Torrance, CA Jan 15, 2016 $32,302
Associate Pastor Church of Peace, Presbyterian Church(USA) Los Angeles, CA Sep 11, 2015 $32,302
Associate Pastor Korean Young Saeng Presbyterian Church Los Angeles, CA Aug 14, 2015 $32,302
Associate Pastor Glory Church of Jesus Christ Los Angeles, CA Dec 31, 2015 $32,302
Associate Pastor Southern Califonia Hanshin Church Torrance, CA Jul 09, 2015 $32,302

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Top Skills for An Associate Pastor

  1. Student Ministry
  2. Community Outreach
  3. Bible
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  • Hired specifically to create an assimilation strategy, develop a comprehensive student ministry, and develop lay leaders.
  • Developed and added several new programs for leadership training and community outreach.
  • Led worship; conducted Bible study groups; facilitated women's support groups; provided in-home visitation and counseling.
  • Assist with conducting Bible Study, Sunday school, Prayer Meeting, Funeral Services, and leading community events.
  • Prepared discipleship materials for publication in Spanish on several themes.

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Top 10 Best States for Associate Pastors

  1. Washington
  2. Wyoming
  3. Massachusetts
  4. New Hampshire
  5. Connecticut
  6. Georgia
  7. Alaska
  8. Nevada
  9. Maine
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Associate Pastor Demographics

Gender

Male

78.0%

Female

11.6%

Unknown

10.4%
Ethnicity

White

63.8%

Hispanic or Latino

13.8%

Black or African American

12.1%

Asian

7.0%

Unknown

3.3%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

56.5%

Portuguese

6.5%

Korean

6.0%

French

6.0%

German

4.3%

Greek

3.8%

Italian

3.8%

Chinese

2.7%

Hebrew

2.2%

Swedish

1.1%

Vietnamese

1.1%

Carrier

1.1%

Japanese

1.1%

Swahili

0.5%

Lakota

0.5%

Mandarin

0.5%

Indonesian

0.5%

Hungarian

0.5%

Ukrainian

0.5%

Armenian

0.5%
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Associate Pastor Education

Schools

Liberty University

19.3%

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

13.3%

Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

9.7%

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

7.0%

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary

6.1%

Fuller Theological Seminary

5.5%

Dallas Theological Seminary

4.2%

Chicago Theological Seminary

3.7%

Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary

3.3%

Asbury Theological Seminary

3.2%

Andrews University

2.9%

Assemblies of God Theological Seminary

2.9%

Global University

2.7%

Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

2.5%

Regent University

2.5%

Indiana Wesleyan University

2.3%

Emory University

2.3%

Princeton Theological Seminary

2.3%

Luther Seminary

2.2%

Baptist Bible College

2.2%
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Majors

Theology

43.2%

Pastoral Counseling And Specialized Ministries

8.4%

Business

7.2%

Biblical Studies

6.6%

Education

5.0%

Religion

4.6%

School Counseling

3.5%

Music

2.9%

Mental Health Counseling

2.8%

Psychology

2.6%

Religious Education

1.9%

Communication

1.7%

History

1.5%

Management

1.3%

Elementary Education

1.2%

General Education, Specific Areas

1.2%

Philosophy

1.1%

Social Work

1.1%

Family Therapy

1.1%

Educational Leadership

1.0%
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Degrees

Masters

43.9%

Bachelors

25.5%

Other

15.2%

Doctorate

8.0%

Associate

3.2%

Certificate

2.5%

Diploma

1.4%

License

0.3%
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