Why Churches Need to Strive for Fair, Competitive Pay
Why Churches Need to Strive for Fair, Competitive Pay
Outlook seems brighter, but challenges with gender and other factors remain.

The past several years haven't been easy for Cross Bridge Church in Rockledge, Florida, located on the state's east coast. While members of the small Nazarene congregation struggled to recover from hurricanes that hit in 2004 and 2005, they suddenly found themselves reeling from the Great Recession—only worsened by job losses due to the area's depressed aerospace industry. But, says Sylvia Eppig, the church's accountant, after much sacrifice, the church is finally in a better place.

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The 2019 State of Church Compensation Report

The 2019 State of Church Compensation Report

Data and statistics about the state of church compensation in the U.S. for 2019.
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Church Compensation

Learn the many pieces of employee compensation so you're in compliance with government guidelines and your ministry staff is properly cared for.
Understanding Labor Laws

Understanding Labor Laws

Best practices for complying with regulations that pertain to hiring, firing, paying, disciplining, and supervising ministry employees.
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Setting a Pastor's Pay

Richard Hammar explains legal and tax matters for planning a pastor's compensation.

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ChurchSalary

Experience a whole new way to set compensation. Eliminate the guesswork – get access to detailed compensation reports in just minutes.