Embalmer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Embalmer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alabama $39,140
Arkansas $43,140
Arizona $47,210
California $48,550
Colorado $37,940
Florida $38,240
Georgia $39,670
Hawaii $35,830
Illinois $31,090
Indiana $35,880
Kansas $45,810
Kentucky $36,850
Louisiana $47,110
Massachusetts $42,450
Michigan $47,320
Missouri $50,510
Mississippi $40,650
North Carolina $36,510
Nevada $29,520
New York $94,430
Ohio $51,030
Oklahoma $48,080
Oregon $51,130
South Carolina $43,770
Tennessee $45,210
Texas $43,390
Virginia $37,310

How do embalmer salaries compare to similar careers?

Embalmers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than archivists but more than insurance sales agents.

Career Median Salary
Archivist salary $54K
Real estate agent salary $49K
Firefighter salary $49K
Social worker salary $49K
Private detective salary $51K
Embalmer salary $48K
Substance abuse social worker salary $47K
Executive assistant salary $48K
Wedding planner salary $46K
Insurance sales agent salary $43K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)