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How much does a Funeral Director make in New York?

Average Funeral Director Hourly Wage in New York

Funeral Directors earn a median hourly wage of $24.37. Hourly wages typically start from $16.07 and go up to $38.30.

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

Average Funeral Director Yearly Salary in New York

Funeral Directors earn a median salary of $50,690 per year. Salaries typically start from $33,420 and go up to $79,670.

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

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Employment Type Mix

74%
Full-Time
26%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

3.0
SCORE
59
RATINGS
Funeral Directors average a score of 3.0 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Funeral Directors in the 38th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Funeral Director Earnings by Seniority

Top End Funeral Director Earnings

The highest earning Funeral Directors in New York earn:

$38.30
an hour
$79,670
per year
Senior Funeral Director Earnings

Senior Funeral Directors in New York earn:

$33.85
an hour
$70,410
per year
Experienced Funeral Director Earnings

Experienced Funeral Directors in New York earn:

$24.37
an hour
$50,690
per year
Junior Funeral Director Earnings

Junior Funeral Directors in New York earn:

$19.80
an hour
$41,180
per year
Starting Funeral Director Earnings

Starting Funeral Directors in New York earn:

$16.07
an hour
$33,420
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Funeral Director salary comparison

Funeral Directors earn more than 52% percent of Services careers in New York. Funeral Director salaries are in the bottom 53% of all careers in New York.

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Source:

Historical salary for Funeral Directors in New York

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