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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).

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
394031  Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors 705 756 51 7.23 % 21 16 Associate's degree 

Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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