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How much does a Coroner make in the United States?

Average Coroner Hourly Wage in the United States

Coroners earn a median hourly wage of $31.99. Hourly wages typically start from $18.09 and go up to $50.61.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Coroner Yearly Salary in the United States

Coroners earn a median salary of $66,540 per year. Salaries typically start from $37,630 and go up to $105,260.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Coroner Earnings by Seniority

Top End Coroner Earnings

The highest earning Coroners in the United States earn:

$50.61
an hour
$105,260
per year
Senior Coroner Earnings

Senior Coroners in the United States earn:

$41.64
an hour
$86,620
per year
Experienced Coroner Earnings

Experienced Coroners in the United States earn:

$31.99
an hour
$66,540
per year
Junior Coroner Earnings

Junior Coroners in the United States earn:

$23.64
an hour
$49,160
per year
Starting Coroner Earnings

Starting Coroners in the United States earn:

$18.09
an hour
$37,630
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Coroner salary comparison

Coroners earn more than 63% percent of Law careers. Coroner salaries are in the top 69% of all careers in the United States.

Judge Salary $126k
Compliance Manager Salary $105k
Customs Inspector Salary $79k
Coroner Salary $66k
Police Officer Salary $59k
Fish And Game Warden Salary $52k
Court Reporter Salary $51k
Probation Officer Salary $50k
Legal Secretary Salary $44k
Bailiff Salary $42k
Legislator Salary $23k
Source:

Historical salary for Coroners in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Coroner salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Coroner Salary in District of Columbia $41.56 $86,440 # 1
Coroner Salary in Washington $37.59 $78,190 # 2
Coroner Salary in Massachusetts $37.84 $78,710 # 3
Coroner Salary in Connecticut $37.72 $78,460 # 4
Coroner Salary in New Jersey $36.89 $76,720 # 5
Coroner Salary in California $37.56 $78,130 # 6
Coroner Salary in New York $34.19 $71,110 # 7
Coroner Salary in Alaska $35.45 $73,740 # 8
Coroner Salary in Virginia $33.28 $69,210 # 9
Coroner Salary in Delaware $32.04 $66,640 # 10
Coroner Salary in Maryland $34.77 $72,310 # 11
Coroner Salary in Rhode Island $32.46 $67,510 # 12
Coroner Salary in Texas $35.05 $72,900 # 13
Coroner Salary in Minnesota $33.92 $70,550 # 14
Coroner Salary in Colorado $32.38 $67,360 # 15
Coroner Salary in Illinois $33.32 $69,310 # 16
Coroner Salary in Michigan $32.12 $66,810 # 17
Coroner Salary in Wyoming $30.57 $63,580 # 18
Coroner Salary in North Carolina $30.62 $63,700 # 19
Coroner Salary in Pennsylvania $30.94 $64,350 # 20
Coroner Salary in Hawaii $30.79 $64,040 # 21
Coroner Salary in Alabama $30.97 $64,430 # 22
Coroner Salary in Oregon $31.16 $64,820 # 23
Coroner Salary in New Hampshire $33.18 $69,010 # 24
Coroner Salary in Vermont $30.93 $64,330 # 25
Coroner Salary in Nevada $29.53 $61,420 # 26
Coroner Salary in Nebraska $28.78 $59,870 # 27
Coroner Salary in New Mexico $28.48 $59,240 # 28
Coroner Salary in Maine $30.25 $62,920 # 29
Coroner Salary in Utah $26.80 $55,730 # 30
Coroner Salary in Iowa $28.79 $59,880 # 31
Coroner Salary in Louisiana $27.79 $57,810 # 32
Coroner Salary in Arizona $27.59 $57,380 # 33
Coroner Salary in North Dakota $29.87 $62,120 # 34
Coroner Salary in Florida $27.60 $57,400 # 35
Coroner Salary in Georgia $27.52 $57,230 # 36
Coroner Salary in Wisconsin $27.44 $57,080 # 37
Coroner Salary in Ohio $26.99 $56,150 # 38
Coroner Salary in Tennessee $25.98 $54,030 # 39
Coroner Salary in Missouri $27.41 $57,020 # 40
Coroner Salary in Montana $26.15 $54,390 # 41
Coroner Salary in Indiana $25.94 $53,960 # 42
Coroner Salary in Idaho $25.68 $53,410 # 43
Coroner Salary in Kansas $25.97 $54,030 # 44
Coroner Salary in South Carolina $25.03 $52,060 # 45
Coroner Salary in Oklahoma $23.78 $49,450 # 46
Coroner Salary in Kentucky $25.27 $52,560 # 47
Coroner Salary in South Dakota $25.19 $52,390 # 48
Coroner Salary in Mississippi $23.73 $49,360 # 49
Coroner Salary in West Virginia $23.06 $47,960 # 50
Coroner Salary in Arkansas $23.85 $49,600 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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