Funeral Service Manager Salary Information in California

The average annual and hourly salaries for funeral service managers in the state of California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of funeral service managers among California cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Funeral Service Managers in California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,830
25th Percentile Wage
$57,570
50th Percentile Wage
$72,800
75th Percentile Wage
$97,640
90th Percentile Wage
$126,460

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for funeral service managers in California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $126,460. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $44,830.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of funeral service managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$72,800
15.37% 6.62%
2016
$61,610
3.26% -
2015
$59,600
-3.37% -
2014
$61,610
-3.85% -
2013
$63,980
-6.25% -
2012
$67,980
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Funeral Service Managers in California Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of funeral service managers in some California cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of funeral service managers in state of California ranges from $51,500 to $74,750. The highest paying area for funeral service managers in California is San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont with a median annual salary of $74,750. The second highest paying city/area in California State is Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario (mean annual salary $72,940). The lowest paying area is San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos with a median annual salary of $51,500.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$74,750
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$72,940
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$70,240
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$66,100
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$65,960
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$64,440
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$59,730
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$58,350
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$57,190
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$51,500




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