Maryland Funeral Costs

The average cost of a funeral in Maryland is $7,263 based on surveyed data from funeral homes across the state. Funeral costs can vary widely depending on your city, service provider and elected services. Our research found that prices can range from $3,470 to $18,335.


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Maryland Funeral Cost Breakdown

Our cost estimates assume an average casket cost of $1,500. You are not required to select a casket from your funeral home, so it can be beneficial to shop around for a more affordable casket if needed. Your funeral home must honor any alternative casket you purchase by law.

The data here is intended for educational purposes only and we make no warranty about its accuracy. Funeral homes change prices frequently, so we recommend contacting the funeral home directly and asking them for their prices as they may have changed.

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Average Funeral Costs By County

County Average Funeral Cost
Allegany County, MD $6,550
Anne Arundel County, MD $8,069
Baltimore County, MD $9,190
Caroline County, MD $6,110
Carroll County, MD $6,782
Cecil County, MD $9,989
Charles County, MD $6,459
Dorchester County, MD $5,268
Frederick County, MD $6,150
Garrett County, MD $5,633
Harford County, MD $10,188
Howard County, MD $10,287
Kent County, MD $7,261
Montgomery County, MD $11,132
Prince George's County, MD $9,536
Queen Anne's County, MD $6,426
Somerset County, MD $5,307
St. Mary's County, MD $5,485
Talbot County, MD $5,603
Washington County, MD $5,764
Wicomico County, MD $6,778
Worcester County, MD $9,319

Funeral Costs By Service

Service Average Cost
Basic Services $2,129
Viewing and Visitation $512
Funeral Ceremony $537
Graveside Service $184
Transport of Remains $341
Direct Burial $942
Direct Cremation $2,063
Embalming $769

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Cities in Maryland