Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Director Salary Information in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors in Augusta-Richmond County is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,690
25th Percentile Wage
$32,020
50th Percentile Wage
$43,280
75th Percentile Wage
$71,020
90th Percentile Wage
$117,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $117,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $43,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $27,690.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$43,280
23.20% 0.00%
2015
$33,240
6.35% -
2014
$31,130
-39.03% -
2012
$43,280
- -

Table 3. Compare Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Director Salary in Augusta-Richmond County with Other South Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $43,280 in Augusta-Richmond County is in the middle of salary range for morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors in state of South Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors in Augusta-Richmond County is 25.9 percent (25.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway and 56.9 percent (56.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Spartanburg.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$58,380
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$52,220
Columbia
$51,130
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$48,940
Augusta-Richmond County
$43,280
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$34,920
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$23,610
Spartanburg
$18,670



See also: Top paying jobs in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina.