Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For Embalmers, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $32K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $41K. On average, Embalmers make $42K following one to two decades on the job. More than 20 years of experience mean a somewhat bigger median paycheck of $43K, but it's not much more than what less experienced people make.