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How much does an Embalmer make in the United States?

Average Embalmer Hourly Wage in the United States

Embalmers earn a median hourly wage of $19.30. Hourly wages typically start from $12.01 and go up to $30.33.

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

Average Embalmer Yearly Salary in the United States

Embalmers earn a median salary of $40,150 per year. Salaries typically start from $24,970 and go up to $63,090.

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

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Embalmer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Embalmer Earnings

The highest earning Embalmers in the United States earn:

$30.33
an hour
$63,090
per year
Senior Embalmer Earnings

Senior Embalmers in the United States earn:

$24.72
an hour
$51,410
per year
Experienced Embalmer Earnings

Experienced Embalmers in the United States earn:

$19.30
an hour
$40,150
per year
Junior Embalmer Earnings

Junior Embalmers in the United States earn:

$14.98
an hour
$31,150
per year
Starting Embalmer Earnings

Starting Embalmers in the United States earn:

$12.01
an hour
$24,970
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Embalmer salary comparison

Embalmers earn less than 95% percent of Science careers. Embalmer salaries are in the top 53% of all careers in the United States.

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Forensic Science Technician Salary $56k
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Embalmer Salary $41k
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary $27k
Source:

Historical salary for Embalmers in the United States

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

Embalmer salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Embalmer Salary in Missouri $25.18 $52,370 # 1
Embalmer Salary in Virginia $23.24 $48,340 # 2
Embalmer Salary in Ohio $20.98 $43,630 # 3
Embalmer Salary in Arkansas $22.06 $45,890 # 4
Embalmer Salary in California $22.27 $46,320 # 5
Embalmer Salary in Kansas $22.74 $47,310 # 6
Embalmer Salary in Oregon $22.38 $46,550 # 7
Embalmer Salary in Oklahoma $21.18 $44,050 # 8
Embalmer Salary in Alabama $20.53 $42,700 # 9
Embalmer Salary in Florida $20.92 $43,510 # 10
Embalmer Salary in Texas $19.27 $40,080 # 11
Embalmer Salary in Massachusetts $16.84 $35,030 # 12
Embalmer Salary in Colorado $19.15 $39,840 # 13
Embalmer Salary in Louisiana $18.33 $38,130 # 14
Embalmer Salary in Kentucky $17.19 $35,750 # 15
Embalmer Salary in Georgia $15.67 $32,590 # 16
Embalmer Salary in Michigan $17.45 $36,300 # 17
Embalmer Salary in South Carolina $19.06 $39,640 # 18
Embalmer Salary in Hawaii $17.09 $35,550 # 19
Embalmer Salary in North Carolina $17.55 $36,510 # 20
Embalmer Salary in Illinois $15.76 $32,790 # 21
Embalmer Salary in Indiana $17.07 $35,500 # 22
Embalmer Salary in Arizona $16.65 $34,630 # 23
Embalmer Salary in Tennessee $16.73 $34,800 # 24
Embalmer Salary in New York $14.39 $29,930 # 25
Embalmer Salary in Mississippi $15.42 $32,070 # 26
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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