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Embalmers in Colorado

Is Colorado a good place for you to work as an Embalmer?

8.3% Jobs Projection
$37,940 Median Salary
20 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Embalmers in Colorado are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Embalmers in Colorado is growing faster than average.

  • Embalmers in Colorado earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Embalmers Work in Colorado?

There were 110 Embalmers employed in this state in 2017.

Job Projections for Colorado

Jobs for Embalmers in this state are growing at a rate of 8.3% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 0.0%.

Job Projections for Embalmers: Nation vs. CO

Colorado Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 20 annual Embalmers job openings in Colorado, and 130 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 600 annual jobs and 3,700 total jobs in 2026.

What do Embalmers Make in Colorado?

In 2018 wages for Embalmers ranged from $29,040 to $56,220 with $37,940 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $13.96 to $27.03. The median hourly rate was $18.24.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $18.97 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $0.73.

The median salary in Colorado is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Embalmers Earnings: CO vs. National Average

Top States for Embalmers Employment

View the list below to see where most Embalmers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 480 $48,550
Texas 360 $43,390
Missouri 250 $50,510
Ohio 210 $51,030
Tennessee 200 $45,210
Florida 200 $38,240
Alabama 190 $39,140
Virginia 190 $37,310
Louisiana 180 $47,110
Arkansas 140 $43,140
Oklahoma 130 $48,080
South Carolina 130 $43,770
Kentucky 110 $36,850
Indiana 100 $36,600
Kansas 100 $45,810
Hawaii 80 $35,830
Arizona 70 $47,210
Nevada 70 $29,520
Mississippi 60 $40,650

Below are the states where Embalmers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New York $94,430
Oregon $51,130
Ohio $51,030
Missouri $50,510
California $48,550
Oklahoma $48,080
Michigan $47,320
Arizona $47,210
Louisiana $47,110
Kansas $45,810


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