£21,404
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The average salary for an Embalmer is £19,518 per year.

£19,743 - £30,079
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MEDIAN: £21,404
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Salary £19,743 - £30,079
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£17,146 - £30,709
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

Job Description for Embalmer

Embalmers typically work for private funeral homes or companies that handle death preparation services for family members. They need to be licensed by the state they work in. Often, their positions require a bachelor’s degree in a related field.

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Embalmer Tasks

  • File burial permits and complete all necessary paperwork related to the death process.
  • Properly and safely utilize embalming instruments and machinery in accordance with company guidelines.
  • Prepare and embalm the deceased for interment or cremation in accordance with legal requirements and with utmost respect for the deceased.
  • Organize the transport of the deceased from the place of death to the funeral home and from the funeral home to the cemetery.
  • Assist families in making funeral arrangements and advise them on the financial obstacles they face.

Embalmer Pay By Employer

$0$49K

$39,010

Embalmer Job Listings

Key Stats for Embalmer

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
8%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%