The 2024 SBC Church Compensation Survey is officially open — and we want to hear from you!

The survey, which can be completed at, commences on April 1 and continues through June 30, with results available in August. This biennial effort helps churches establish appropriate salaries and benefits for their employees based on customized reports using data at similar-sized churches in the SBC or within their state convention. Though the default language is English, the survey is also available in Spanish and Korean using a drop-down box on the first page.

By completing this survey, you can: 

  • Access complimentary online reports customized for your church.
  • Be among the first to view survey results.
  • Enter for the chance to win a drawing for a $100 Amazon gift card! We will be giving away 5 gift cards.

With your timely response, GuideStone and Lifeway will be able to provide this beneficial resource to thousands of Southern Baptist churches for years to come. It only takes about 10 minutes!


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