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Notes & Numbers, December 2017

The Cost of Doing Ministry in 2018

As you plan ahead for the costs of staffing, health insurance, staff travel, and property in the new year, keep in mind these predictions from The Kiplinger Letter:

  • Average pay raises: 2.7 percent, versus 2.5 percent in 2017. Pay hikes for skilled workers will run 3.5 percent as the labor market tightens and qualified workers become harder to find.

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