# Tablespoons of Salt Conversion Calculator

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

## What Is a Tablespoon?

A tablespoon is a unit used to measure salt.

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.

## How Much Is a Tablespoon of Salt?

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

## How to Convert Tablespoons of Salt

To convert tablespoons 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 tablespoons 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.

tablespoons × conversion factor = result

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

## Tablespoon Conversion Table

Tablespoons and the equivalent salt volume and weight values
tablespoons smidgens pinches dashes teaspoons cups grams
1 tbsp 96 48 24 3 tsp 0.0625 c 17.07 g
2 tbsp 192 96 48 6 tsp 0.125 c 34.14 g
3 tbsp 288 144 72 9 tsp 0.1875 c 51.21 g
4 tbsp 384 192 96 12 tsp 0.25 c 68.28 g
5 tbsp 480 240 120 15 tsp 0.3125 c 85.35 g
6 tbsp 576 288 144 18 tsp 0.375 c 102.42 g
7 tbsp 672 336 168 21 tsp 0.4375 c 119.49 g
8 tbsp 768 384 192 24 tsp 0.5 c 136.56 g
9 tbsp 864 432 216 27 tsp 0.5625 c 153.63 g
10 tbsp 960 480 240 30 tsp 0.625 c 170.7 g
11 tbsp 1,056 528 264 33 tsp 0.6875 c 187.77 g
12 tbsp 1,152 576 288 36 tsp 0.75 c 204.84 g
13 tbsp 1,248 624 312 39 tsp 0.8125 c 221.91 g
14 tbsp 1,344 672 336 42 tsp 0.875 c 238.98 g
15 tbsp 1,440 720 360 45 tsp 0.9375 c 256.05 g
16 tbsp 1,536 768 384 48 tsp 1 c 273.12 g
17 tbsp 1,632 816 408 51 tsp 1.0625 c 290.19 g
18 tbsp 1,728 864 432 54 tsp 1.125 c 307.26 g
19 tbsp 1,824 912 456 57 tsp 1.1875 c 324.33 g
20 tbsp 1,920 960 480 60 tsp 1.25 c 341.4 g

## Tablespoon Conversion Calculators

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

## References

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