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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 61% 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 Washington $37.59 $78,190 # 1
Coroner Salary in New York $34.19 $71,110 # 2
Coroner Salary in Virginia $33.28 $69,210 # 3
Coroner Salary in Rhode Island $32.46 $67,510 # 4
Coroner Salary in Texas $35.05 $72,900 # 5
Coroner Salary in Wyoming $30.57 $63,580 # 6
Coroner Salary in North Carolina $30.62 $63,700 # 7
Coroner Salary in Pennsylvania $30.94 $64,350 # 8
Coroner Salary in Oregon $31.16 $64,820 # 9
Coroner Salary in Vermont $30.93 $64,330 # 10
Coroner Salary in Utah $26.80 $55,730 # 11
Coroner Salary in North Dakota $29.87 $62,120 # 12
Coroner Salary in Wisconsin $27.44 $57,080 # 13
Coroner Salary in Ohio $26.99 $56,150 # 14
Coroner Salary in Tennessee $25.98 $54,030 # 15
Coroner Salary in South Carolina $25.03 $52,060 # 16
Coroner Salary in Oklahoma $23.78 $49,450 # 17
Coroner Salary in South Dakota $25.19 $52,390 # 18
Coroner Salary in West Virginia $23.06 $47,960 # 19
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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