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 California. On average, they make less than garbage collectors but more than travel agents.

Career Median Salary
Garbage collector salary $52K
Postal service worker salary $60K
Postal service clerk salary $60K
Funeral director salary $46K
Locksmith salary $51K
Embalmer salary $49K
Hazardous materials removal worker salary $44K
Museum conservator salary $45K
Financial clerk salary $46K
Travel agent salary $45K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)