Plan, direct, or coordinate the services or resources of funeral homes. Includes activities such as determining prices for services or merchandise and managing the facilities of funeral homes.
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Overall employment of funeral service workers is projected to grow 5 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Employment of funeral directors and morticians is projected to grow 5 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Demand for funeral service workers will stem from deaths in the aging population. In addition, a growing number of baby boomers prearrange their end-of-life services. Funeral service workers will offer people a stress-free way to plan their arrangements and ensure that their final wishes will be met. Employment of funeral service managers is projected to grow 6 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations.Read More
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