Fast Growing
Growing
Steady Growth
Declining

Occupation Description

Clergy conduct religious worship and implement other spiritual roles associated with beliefs and practices of religious faith or denomination. They also offer spiritual and moral leadership and aid to members.

Estimated Income

Lower End
Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

44000

Job Openings By 2020

79900

Growth Rate

17.5%

Required Education

Bachelor's degree
Specific Programs:
Bachelors in Religious Studies
Bachelors in Divinity

Required Work Experience

None

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth