Pastoral Compensation Worksheets

Servant Solutions and Church of God Ministries has partnered to offer access to the best resources available to assist your church regarding budgeting, compensation, current tax laws and regulations. This resource is CHURCHEXCEL, available through ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability).  The EFCA website includes many downloadable resources such as:  Printable Manuals, Electronic Tax Guides, Podcasts, and Webinars. Visit ecfa.church/churchexcel.aspx.


ECFA does not offer pastoral compensation worksheets, but we recommend the following resources to be very helpful in discovering appropriate pastoral compensation suited to your individual church situation.

For actual compensation worksheets:

Church Network Cost for Non-Member = $185. $85 discount on the subscription, so cost of $100 for the report.

Church Salary A resource of Church Law & Tax, Cost is $24.95 to access the report or $99 to create report annually.

Leadership Network Large Church Salary $449 one table.

Megachurch Compensation Report $495

Southern Baptist Convention Compensation Study Cost is free, and includes information from 2018 salary survey.

X Pastor Compensation Survey $49. 

You may also wish to download the Servant Solutions annual Compensation Planning Guide.

if the resources above do not fit your needs or timing, Servant Solutions can prepare a rough estimate for specific positions.  If interested, please click here.