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Prepare bodies for interment in conformity with legal requirements.


  • Job opportunities should be good, particularly for those who also embalm.
  • Some mortuary science graduates relocate to get a job.
  • Funeral directors are licensed by the State in which they practice.
  • Funeral directors need the ability to communicate easily and compassionately and to comfort people in a time of sorrow.


Personality I'm hands on
Salary $43,800/yr ($21.90/hr)
Job Outlook Below Average
Education Associates Degree