Average Base Pay
28.3% above national average
Additional Cash Compensation
A person in an entry-level Funeral Service Managers role with under one year of job experience can expect to make an average annual salary of $36,280. A Funeral Service Managers candidate with 1-4 years of experience makes an average total salary of $53,730. A person in a mid-career Funeral Service Managers role with 5-9 years of experience makes an average salary of $58,870 a year. Funeral Service Managers with 10 or more years of experience make an average of $64,010. In their late career (over 20 years of experience), a person in a Funeral Service Managers role’s annual salary averages $82,260 per year.
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While certifications are not required for every Funeral Service Managers position, they can certainly increase your salary and lead to an easier recruitment process when applying to enterprises that favor candidates with additional certifications.
The current Bureau of Labor Statistics states the salary is $58,870 higher than the national average for Funeral Service Managers positions.
Yes, there is strong potential for promotion — either with an additional educational degree or with continued years of experience. There are a multitude of other positions Funeral Service Managers roles that can advance both internally and with another company.