Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

21-2021 Directors, Religious Activities and Education



Plan, direct, or coordinate programs designed to promote the religious education or activities of a denominational group. May provide counseling and guidance relative to marital, health, financial, and religious problems.

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northwest Minnesota 6018$23.92/hr$14.60/hr$17.46/hr$25.32/hr$29.75/hr$34.14/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
InformationN/AN/A
Education and Health Services130$22.67/hr
Other Services250$26.80/hr
Public AdministrationN/AN/A
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Fargo ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Minnesota 10$22.48/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 10$22.48/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 20$20.47/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 20$19.91/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 20$29.93/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 30$22.43/hr3.4%
Southeast Minnesota 30$21.48/hr1.4%
Southwest Minnesota 40$18.54/hr-7.5%
Southwest Balance of State 40$17.64/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 60$25.32/hr7.0%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 200$27.99/hr8.1%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 210$27.50/hrN/A
Minnesota 380$25.31/hr5.3%


Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Clergy 1,360$24.51/hr6.6%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 2,380$46.99/hr4.5%
Instructional Coordinators 3,860$36.24/hr8.2%
Social and Community Service Managers 4,010$36.13/hr9.6%
Training and Development Specialists 6,770$32.39/hr7.7%
Education Administrators, Kindergarten through Secondary 3,780$111,612.36/yr4.6%
Human Resources Managers 4,560$55.75/hr8.1%
Training and Development Managers 1,100$51.83/hr9.2%
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 20,130$63,500.81/yr4.7%
Labor Relations Specialists 2,530$39.62/hr-5.3%


  • Publicize programs through sources such as newsletters, bulletins, or mailings.
  • Develop or direct study courses or religious education programs within congregations.
  • Counsel individuals regarding interpersonal, health, financial, or religious problems.
  • Locate and distribute resources, such as periodicals or curricula, to enhance the effectiveness of educational programs.
  • Implement program plans by ordering needed materials, scheduling speakers, reserving space, or handling other administrative details.
  • Identify and recruit potential volunteer workers.
  • Implement program plans by ordering needed materials, scheduling speakers, reserving space, or handling other administrative details.
  • Confer with clergy members, congregational officials, or congregational organizations to encourage support of or participation in religious education activities.
  • Collaborate with other ministry members to establish goals and objectives for religious education programs or to develop ways to encourage program participation.
  • Train and supervise religious education instructional staff.