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Highest Paying States for Funeral Service Managers

The highest paying states 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 states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $108,970, Virginia is the highest paying state for funeral service managers. It is followed by Wisconsin (average annual salary $108,550). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of funeral service managers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Funeral Service Managers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Virginia
$108,970
$59,670 180
2 Wisconsin
$108,550
$58,150 130
3 Pennsylvania
$105,660
$57,160 590
4 New Jersey
$105,180
$64,930 240
5 New York
$103,280
$35,570 580
6 Connecticut
$97,060
$55,640 40
7 Minnesota
$96,350
$49,810 160
8 Delaware
$95,250
$67,170 30
9 Maryland
$93,760
$50,310 210
10 Illinois
$91,250
$22,440 180
11 South Dakota
$89,810
$69,030 30
12 Massachusetts
$89,050
$42,780 290
13 Michigan
$88,690
$44,850 320
14 Maine
$86,760
$49,830 50
15 Ohio
$81,260
$61,630 540
16 Alabama
$80,540
$28,970 140
17 North Carolina
$77,910
$63,380 230
18 Florida
$76,510
$39,140 290
19 Arkansas
$75,080
$39,000 130
20 California
$72,800
$44,830 520
21 Oregon
$71,920
$45,690 40
22 Kansas
$71,020
$42,090 60
23 Arizona
$70,320
$53,970 110
24 Washington
$70,160
$51,430 40
25 Nevada
$70,080
$50,770 40
26 Louisiana
$69,860
$35,540 140
27 Colorado
$69,490
$47,930 80
28 Missouri
$67,430
$42,930 210
29 Georgia
$66,660
$34,370 400
30 Texas
$66,020
$23,390 410
31 West Virginia
$65,780
$35,820 200
32 Tennessee
$64,840
$40,070 190
33 Rhode Island
$63,660
$55,180 40
34 Nebraska
$63,660
$54,360 30
35 Idaho
$62,910
$36,570 40
36 North Dakota
$62,690
$36,460 30
37 New Mexico
$62,670
$46,700 40
38 Indiana
$62,650
$44,130 400
39 Kentucky
$62,570
$41,150 110
40 South Carolina
$62,160
$24,600 200
41 Iowa
$61,920
$43,000 100
42 Hawaii
$61,760
$38,350 0
43 Oklahoma
$61,490
$34,860 180
44 Utah
$61,430
$27,390 50
45 New Hampshire
$49,730
$41,840 40
46 Mississippi
$41,040
$21,760 200
47 Puerto Rico
$29,760
$22,650 60

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of funeral service managers in those states is not available at this time.

See also: Highest paying industries for funeral service managers, Top Paying Jobs in America.