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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 $103,410, New Jersey is the highest paying state for funeral service managers. It is followed by New York (average annual salary $97,830). 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 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 New Jersey
$103,410
$62,870 170
2 New York
$97,830
$35,880 520
3 Minnesota
$97,620
$65,170 130
4 Florida
$97,590
$44,390 250
5 Connecticut
$96,760
$74,130 40
6 Virginia
$96,220
$49,710 180
7 Pennsylvania
$92,700
$56,200 580
8 Wisconsin
$90,220
$53,860 90
9 South Dakota
$89,810
$69,030 30
10 Maine
$86,640
$58,350 50
11 Ohio
$86,150
$54,210 440
12 Tennessee
$84,070
$32,670 170
13 Maryland
$83,740
$56,900 250
14 North Carolina
$82,260
$64,040 250
15 Michigan
$81,310
$42,730 350
16 South Carolina
$76,720
$23,870 190
17 Arizona
$76,480
$53,530 110
18 Massachusetts
$75,830
$45,760 300
19 Kansas
$75,500
$39,760 60
20 Oregon
$71,920
$45,690 40
21 Nevada
$70,080
$50,770 40
22 Georgia
$69,210
$37,500 290
23 West Virginia
$68,530
$38,050 180
24 Idaho
$68,520
$39,390 70
25 Washington
$68,440
$40,550 40
26 Texas
$67,750
$33,790 550
27 Colorado
$66,300
$42,500 100
28 New Mexico
$65,790
$48,200 50
29 Indiana
$64,990
$44,330 350
30 North Dakota
$62,690
$36,460 30
31 Kentucky
$62,570
$41,150 70
32 Iowa
$61,920
$43,000 100
33 California
$61,610
$36,260 530
34 Arkansas
$61,490
$33,520 140
35 Utah
$60,870
$47,220 50
36 Nebraska
$60,380
$48,910 40
37 Alabama
$59,220
$37,240 280
38 Missouri
$58,770
$42,290 210
39 Illinois
$57,110
$21,560 330
40 Oklahoma
$56,860
$39,740 200
41 Louisiana
$51,390
$33,580 130
42 Mississippi
$47,640
$20,460 180

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.