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Funeral Worker Salary

How much does a Funeral Worker make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Funeral Worker

$33,608 (USD)/yr

$16 (USD)/hr

$524 (USD)/yr

$33,262 (USD)/yr

$16 (USD)/hr

$524 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Assists Funeral Director by performing variety of tasks during funeral. Places casket in parlor or chapel prior to wake or funeral service and arranges floral offerings and lights around casket, following instructions of Funeral Director or Embalmer. Escorts mourners to parlor or chapel in which wake or funeral is held. Helps Funeral Director to close coffin.
The average funeral worker salary in United States is $33,608 or an equivalent hourly rate of $16. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $524. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$25,779 (USD)

$40,037 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$38,961 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Funeral Worker will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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