Priest Salary in the United States

How much does a Priest make in the United States? The average Priest salary in the United States is $45,860 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $37,584 and $54,538. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Salary range for a Priest
$37,584 to $54,538
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What is a Priest?

A Priest or priestess is a religious leader authorized to perform the sacred rituals of a religion, especially as a mediatory agent between humans and one or more deities. They also have the authority or power to administer religious rites; in particular, rites of sacrifice to, and propitiation of, a deity or deities. Their office or position is the priesthood, a term which also may apply to such persons collectively....

Source: Wikipedia (as of 09/06/2019). Read more from Wikipedia

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Job Openings for Priest
Lochridge-Priest Inc - Waco , TX
Lochridge-Priest is a family owned and operated company that has served the Central Texas area for over 50 years. Also, we are the largest provider of residential and commercial heating and air ...
Lensa - 7 days ago
Roman Catholic Diocese of Dallas -
... Priest Pension Plan, and Calvary Hill Cemetery. This includes supervision of staff for accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, general ledger, responsibilities for accounting policies and ...
LinkedIn - 1 day ago
Roman Catholic Diocese of Dallas - Garland , TX
... Priest Pension Plan, and Calvary Hill Cemetery. This includes supervision of staff for accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, general ledger, responsibilities for accounting policies and ...
Jobble, Inc. - Today
Roman Catholic Diocese of Gary -
The dean is a priest, appointed by the bishop, with certain authority over the common pastoral activities of parishes within his deanery. The Diocese of Gary has 67 parishes, 17 parish schools and 3 ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
NurseFly Travel Nursing - Smyrna , Tennessee
... Priest LakeRequired QualificationsYears of Experience: 2. - Current TN or compact RN License (#/expiration)About the FacilityPerennially featured in ranks of nationally recognized hospitals for its ...
NurseFly - 7 days ago
Ordained Priest, Minister, or Rabbi in good standing. APC/BCCI Certified. 4+ years of experience as a Chaplain in a Healthcare setting. Previous experience managing a program or department
Jobble, Inc. - Today
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