# Convert Cups of Salt to Tablespoons

Enter the amount of salt in cups below to get the value converted to tablespoons.

## Result in Tablespoons:

1 c = 16 tbsp

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## How to Convert Cups to Tablespoons

Professional chefs, bakers, and even home cooks will eventually need to know how to convert salt from cups to tablespoons for any variety of recipes.

To convert a measurement in cups to a measurement in tablespoons, multiply the amount of salt by the following conversion ratio: 16 tablespoons/cup.

Since one cup of salt is equal to 16 tablespoons, you can use this simple formula to convert:

tablespoons = cups × 16

The amount of salt in tablespoons is equal to the amount of salt in cups multiplied by 16.

For example, here's how to convert 5 cups to tablespoons using the formula above.
tablespoons = (5 c × 16) = 80 tbsp

### How Many Tablespoons Are in a Cup of Salt?

There are 16 tablespoons in a cup of salt, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 c = 16 tbsp

Cups and tablespoons are both units used to measure the amount of salt. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

## What Is a Cup?

A cup of salt is equal to 16 tablespoons of salt.

The cup is a US customary unit of volume. Cups can be abbreviated as c, and are also sometimes abbreviated as C. For example, 1 cup can be written as 1 c or 1 C.

## What Is a Tablespoon?

A tablespoon of salt is equal to 3 teaspoons of salt or 1/16 of a cup.

The tablespoon is a US customary unit of volume. Tablespoons can be abbreviated as tbsp, and are also sometimes abbreviated as T, Tbls, or Tb. For example, 1 tablespoon can be written as 1 tbsp, 1 T, 1 Tbls, or 1 Tb.

## Cup to Tablespoon Conversion Table

Table showing various cup measurements converted to tablespoons.
Cups Tablespoons
1 c 16 tbsp
2 c 32 tbsp
3 c 48 tbsp
4 c 64 tbsp
5 c 80 tbsp
6 c 96 tbsp
7 c 112 tbsp
8 c 128 tbsp
9 c 144 tbsp
10 c 160 tbsp
11 c 176 tbsp
12 c 192 tbsp
13 c 208 tbsp
14 c 224 tbsp
15 c 240 tbsp
16 c 256 tbsp
17 c 272 tbsp
18 c 288 tbsp
19 c 304 tbsp
20 c 320 tbsp
21 c 336 tbsp
22 c 352 tbsp
23 c 368 tbsp
24 c 384 tbsp
25 c 400 tbsp
26 c 416 tbsp
27 c 432 tbsp
28 c 448 tbsp
29 c 464 tbsp
30 c 480 tbsp
31 c 496 tbsp
32 c 512 tbsp
33 c 528 tbsp
34 c 544 tbsp
35 c 560 tbsp
36 c 576 tbsp
37 c 592 tbsp
38 c 608 tbsp
39 c 624 tbsp
40 c 640 tbsp