2013 MINIMUM MINISTER COMPENSATION (PNYC)

We remind you that these are the minimum compensation figures, and sessions are required to consider if the compensation package is adequate for their location, the experience and skills of their minister as well as the minister’s tenure with the congregation

The minimum remuneration for pulpit supply is $200.A Moderator’s remuneration is between $200 and $300 per session or congregational meeting. If the Moderator preaches or performs other ministerial acts (funerals, weddings, counseling, visitation, etc.), they should be paid above and beyond the fee for moderating.

 

    1/2 Time 3/4 Time Full Time
Weekly Hours 20.00 26.25 35.00
         
Salary, Housing & Utilities      
  Cash Salary 21,531 32,297 43,062
  Housing & Utilities 10,910 16,365 21,820
  Total Cash Salary, Housing & Utilities 32,441 48,662 64,882
         
Social Security Offset:      
  Social Security (6.20%) 2,011 3,017 4,023
  Medicare (1.45%) 470 706 941
  Total Social Security Offset 2,481 3,723 4,964
         
Board of Pensions Dues:      
  Medical (21% of Annualized Salary) 13,625 13,625 13,625
  Pension (11%) 3,569 5,353 7,137
  Death & Disability (1%) 324 487 649
  Total Board of Pensions Dues 17,518 19,465 21,411
         
Transportation 1,140 1,710 2,280
Vacation 1 Month 1 Month 1 Month
Study Leave (2 weeks plus expenses) 1,000 1,000 1,000
         
Total 2013 Minimum Comenpsation 54,580 74,560 94,537
         
2012 Minimum Compensation 53,406 73,124 92,843