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Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors

in Massachusetts

Perform various tasks to arrange and direct funeral services, such as coordinating transportation of body to mortuary, interviewing family or other authorized person to arrange details, selecting pallbearers, aiding with the selection of officials for religious rites, and providing transportation for mourners. Excludes "Funeral Service Managers" (11-9061).

Occupation Projection for Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
394031  Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors 906 904 -2 -0.22 % 45 66 111 Associate's degree 

Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Other Services (except Government)    820  91 % 820  91 % 0  0 % $78,100
Personal and Laundry Services    820  91 % 820  91 % 0  0 % $78,100
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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