Life As a Religious Worker
Religious Worker Definition All religious workers not listed separately.
Types of Religious Worker
- Pastoral Worker
- Divine Healer
- Religious Educator
- Field Worker
Job Demand for Religious Workers
In 2016, there was an estimated number of 53,200 jobs in the United States for Religious Worker. New jobs are being produced at a rate of 7.7% which is above the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 4,100 new jobs for Religious Worker by 2026. The BLS estimates 7,700 yearly job openings in this field.
The states with the most job growth for Religious Worker are Hawaii, North Carolina, and New York. Watch out if you plan on working in Montana, Pennsylvania, or Washington. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.
Do Religious Workers Make A Lot Of Money?
Religious Workers make between $19,400 and $58,320 a year.
Religious Workers who work in Alabama, Washington, or Arizona, make the highest salaries.
Below is a list of the median annual salaries for Religious Workers in different U.S. states.
|State||Annual Mean Salary|
|District of Columbia||$42,650|
Where Religious Workers Are Employed
The table below shows the approximate number of Religious Workers employed by various industries.
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