Personnel - Clergy and Lay Staff

Below are clergy and lay personnel resources for congregations in El Camino Real, including base salary guidelines, payroll/expense rates, personnel policies, insurance and more. Simply click the links below to view and download documents. If you can’t find a needed resource, please contact the diocesan office.

To locate or contact a clergy member, contact the diocesan office or visit our church directory.

ECR Guidelines for Base Salary: Full-time Rectors-Vicars (2017)

Payroll-Expense Rates and Limits (2015)

Minimum Clergy Compensation (passed at Diocesan Convention 2017)

Schedule of Minimum Clergy Honoraria (passed at Diocesan Convention 2016)

ECR approved list of supply clergy and licensed lay ministers

Personnel Policies and Procedures Manual ((Edition 7, updated September 2016)

Guidelines for Congregations’ use and adoption of
the Personnel Policies & Procedures Manual

IRS Form I-9 (downloadable PDF)

ECR Background Check Release Form

Clergy Disciplinary Board Intake Officer: The Rev. Eliza Linley. Contact her at

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