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How much does an Embalmer make in California?

Average Embalmer Hourly Wage in California

Embalmers earn a median hourly wage of $21.66. Hourly wages typically start from $12.33 and go up to $30.73.

Average Embalmer Yearly Salary in California

Embalmers earn a median salary of $45,060 per year. Salaries typically start from $25,640 and go up to $63,910.

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Embalmer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Embalmer Earnings

The highest earning Embalmers in California earn:

$30.73
an hour
$63,910
per year
Senior Embalmer Earnings

Senior Embalmers in California earn:

$27.43
an hour
$57,050
per year
Experienced Embalmer Earnings

Experienced Embalmers in California earn:

$21.66
an hour
$45,060
per year
Junior Embalmer Earnings

Junior Embalmers in California earn:

$14.72
an hour
$30,620
per year
Starting Embalmer Earnings

Starting Embalmers in California earn:

$12.33
an hour
$25,640
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Embalmer salary comparison

Embalmers earn less than 93% percent of Science careers in California. Embalmer salaries are in the bottom % of all careers in California.

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Embalmer Salary $48k
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Historical salary for Embalmers in California

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

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