Clergy Compensation & Care Guide

Updated October 2023

The Clergy Compensation and Care Guide lays out guiding principles and numerical guidelines to help congregations budget clergy salaries appropriately.

The guide includes information on: cash compensation, required benefits, recommended benefits, advocacy during negotiations, clergy supply guidelines, clergy housing allowance, and a mileage report template.

If any vestry or congregation has questions about clergy compensation not covered in this document, please contact the diocesan office. 

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