# Cups of Salt Conversion Calculator

Enter the amount of salt in cups below to convert to another unit.

## What Is a Cup?

A cup is a unit used to measure 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.

## How Much Is a Cup of Salt?

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

## How to Convert Cups of Salt

To convert cups to another salt measurement, you need to multiply the value by a conversion factor. A conversion factor is a numerical value used to change the units of a measurement without changing the value.[1]

You can find the conversion factors for cups in the conversion table below.

Then, multiply the salt measurement by the conversion factor to find the equivalent value in the desired unit of measurement.

cups × conversion factor = result

You can also use a calculator, such as one of the converters below, for the conversion.

## Cup Conversion Table

Cups and the equivalent salt volume and weight values
cups smidgens pinches dashes teaspoons tablespoons grams
1 c 1,536 768 384 48 tsp 16 tbsp 273.12 g
2 c 3,072 1,536 768 96 tsp 32 tbsp 546.24 g
3 c 4,608 2,304 1,152 144 tsp 48 tbsp 819.36 g
4 c 6,144 3,072 1,536 192 tsp 64 tbsp 1,092 g
5 c 7,680 3,840 1,920 240 tsp 80 tbsp 1,366 g
6 c 9,216 4,608 2,304 288 tsp 96 tbsp 1,639 g
7 c 10,752 5,376 2,688 336 tsp 112 tbsp 1,912 g
8 c 12,288 6,144 3,072 384 tsp 128 tbsp 2,185 g
9 c 13,824 6,912 3,456 432 tsp 144 tbsp 2,458 g
10 c 15,360 7,680 3,840 480 tsp 160 tbsp 2,731 g
11 c 16,896 8,448 4,224 528 tsp 176 tbsp 3,004 g
12 c 18,432 9,216 4,608 576 tsp 192 tbsp 3,277 g
13 c 19,968 9,984 4,992 624 tsp 208 tbsp 3,551 g
14 c 21,504 10,752 5,376 672 tsp 224 tbsp 3,824 g
15 c 23,040 11,520 5,760 720 tsp 240 tbsp 4,097 g
16 c 24,576 12,288 6,144 768 tsp 256 tbsp 4,370 g
17 c 26,112 13,056 6,528 816 tsp 272 tbsp 4,643 g
18 c 27,648 13,824 6,912 864 tsp 288 tbsp 4,916 g
19 c 29,184 14,592 7,296 912 tsp 304 tbsp 5,189 g
20 c 30,720 15,360 7,680 960 tsp 320 tbsp 5,462 g

## Cup Conversion Calculators

You can also convert salt volume using one of our cup converters below.

## References

1. National Institute of Standards & Technology, Unit Conversion, https://www.nist.gov/pml/owm/metric-si/unit-conversion