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 Arkansas. On average, they make less than funeral directors but more than travel agents.

Career Median Salary
Funeral director salary $39K
Executive assistant salary $41K
Event planner salary $39K
Landscaper salary $40K
Substance abuse social worker salary $40K
Embalmer salary $43K
Firefighter salary $35K
Insurance sales agent salary $36K
Police officer salary $35K
Travel agent salary $35K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)