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Cemetery Worker Salary
in Arkansas, United States

$25,302 (USD)

Average Salary

$12/hr

Average Hourly

$278

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cemetery Worker is $25,302 a year and $12 an hour in Arkansas, United States. The average salary range for a Cemetery Worker is between $19,639 and $29,858. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Cemetery Worker. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Prepares graves and keeps up cemetery grounds.
  • Locates grave site according to section, lot, and plot numbers, and marks area to be excavated.
  • Removes sod from gravesite, using shovel.
  • Digs grave to specified depth, using pick and shovel or backhoe.
  • Places concrete slabs on bottom and around grave to line it.
  • Mixes and pours concrete to construct foundation for grave marker, using premixed concrete, wheelbarrow, and hand tools.
  • Positions casket-lowering device on grave, covers dirt pile and sod with artificial grass carpet, erects canopy, and arranges folding chairs to prepare site for burial service.
  • Builds wooden forms for concrete slabs, using hammer, saw, and nails.
  • Sets grave marker in concrete on gravesite, using shovel and trowel.
  • Mows grass, using hand or power mower.
  • Prunes shrubs, trims trees, and plants flowers and shrubs on grave, using hand tools.
  • Removes leaves and other debris from graves, using leaf blowers and weed eaters.
  • May drive vehicles, such as backhoe, trucks, and tractors.
  • May repair and maintain tools and equipment, using hand tools and power tools and applying mechanical knowledge.
  • May open and close mausoleum vaults, using hand tools.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$29,332
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Cemetery Worker Job Listings for Arkansas, United States

Sales Professional
Jan 17
Alexander, AR, USA
Service Corporation International
... and Cemetery Property needs in advance of their time of need. Truly a career you can feel GREAT ... working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later. Share on your ...
Sales Professional
Jan 8
Fort Smith, AR, USA
Service Corporation International
... and Cemetery Property needs in advance of their time of need. Truly a career you can feel GREAT ... working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later. Share on your ...
Funeral Services Assistant
Jan 15
North Little Rock, AR, USA
Service Corporation International
... cremation and cemetery services business. For us, there is no greater responsibility than ... working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later. Share on your ...
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