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Highest Paying Cities for Funeral Service Managers

The top 78 highest paying cities for funeral service managers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of funeral service managers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $181,320, Nassau-Suffolk, New York is the highest paying city for funeral service managers. It is followed by New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York (average annual salary $126,170). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of funeral service managers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 78 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Funeral Service Managers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$181,320
140
2 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$126,170
140
3 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$114,090
400
4 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$108,200
230
5 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$106,840
110
6 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$99,860
90
7 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$99,340
140
8 Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$99,010
30
9 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$95,110
70
10 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$91,430
70
11 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$88,390
40
12 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$88,060
70
13 Syracuse, New York
$86,780
80
14 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$86,780
40
15 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$84,600
90
16 East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$83,940
50
17 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$83,750
160
18 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$83,740
80
19 North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$83,730
40
20 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$83,480
70
21 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$80,430
80
22 Camden, New Jersey
$79,960
40
23 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$78,770
190
24 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$77,980
90
25 Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$77,490
30
26 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$75,170
80
27 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, South Carolina
$74,940
40
28 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$74,010
60
29 Rochester, New York
$73,180
60
30 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$72,930
140
31 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$70,460
270
32 Boise City-Nampa, Idaho
$70,430
40
33 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$70,000
50
34 West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$69,940
50
35 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$69,890
50
36 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$68,520
40
37 Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$67,220
50
38 Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$66,500
40
39 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$65,060
30
40 Columbia, South Carolina
$64,680
n/a
41 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$64,650
40
42 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$64,440
50
43 Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area, Indiana
$63,740
50
44 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$63,650
30
45 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$62,530
110
46 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$62,480
50
47 Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$61,860
70
48 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$61,310
40
49 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$59,730
130
50 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$59,710
30
51 Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$59,440
n/a
52 Kansas City, Missouri
$59,400
80
53 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$58,390
n/a
54 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$58,350
30
55 Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$57,800
40
56 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$57,690
30
57 Charleston, West Virginia
$57,330
30
58 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$57,190
120
59 Evansville, Kentucky
$55,350
30
60 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$54,640
30
61 Salt Lake City, Utah
$54,450
40
62 St Louis, Missouri
$52,490
90
63 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$52,240
40
64 Mobile, Alabama
$52,060
30
65 South Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$51,760
40
66 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$49,570
70
67 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$49,350
50
68 New Iberia nonmetropolitan area, Louisiana
$49,180
50
69 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$48,180
n/a
70 South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$48,010
40
71 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$47,670
n/a
72 Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$46,100
50
73 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$45,890
n/a
74 East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$45,560
40
75 Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$43,720
30
76 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$43,060
320
77 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$37,780
40
78 Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
$36,820
n/a
See also: Highest paying industries for funeral service managers.