Clergy, Compensation, Tax

Minimum Compensation and Housing

Category

2016

2017

Full Connection $35,900 $37,300
Associate Member $34,000 $35,300
Provisional Member $34,000 $35,300
Full Time Local Pastor $31,000 $32,500

Minimum Housing $17,600 $17,600

Mileage Rates

Beginning on Jan. 1, 2017, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car (also vans, pickups or panel trucks) will be:

  • 53.5 cents per mile for business miles driven, down from 54 cents for 2016
  • 17 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes, down from 19 cents for 2016
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations