How much does a Morgue Attendant make in the United States? The average Morgue Attendant salary in the United States is $40,236 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $34,933 and $50,107. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Morgue Attendant receives bodies of deceased patients and helps place bodies in compartment trays. Confirms identification of bodies and releases bodies as appropriate. Being a Morgue Attendant may assist pathologist in performing autopsies. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, Morgue Attendant typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Morgue Attendant gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be a Morgue Attendant typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Morgue Attendant do?
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Morgue attendants, sometimes called morgue assistants, play an important role in the postmortem examination process.
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Mortuary attendants can advance in the field, attaining senior positions supervising staff and overseeing operations in public mortuaries.
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Although some online colleges suggest that a two to four year education from one of their institutions is necessary to become a morgue attendant, governmental and objective sources indicate that the position can be obtained with a high school diploma and, usually, a certified nursing assistant (CNA) certification.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Morgue Attendant in the United States. The base salary for Morgue Attendant ranges from $34,933 to $50,107 with the average base salary of $40,236. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $34,961 to $50,184 with the average total cash compensation of $40,272.