Career Profiles and Employment Projections
Embalmers: Career, Salary and Education Information
Top 3 embalmers Jobs
- Mason-Woodard Mortuary and Crematory
- Joplin, MO
Mason Woodard is accepting applications for a Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer at our Mortuary in Joplin
Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer
- Bellows Funeral Chapel
- Lincoln, RI
It also will require proficiency in the care and handling of deceased.
We provide thorough, hands on training to allow our directors to be able to
- Chapel of the Chimes Funeral Home
- Oakland, CA
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What Embalmers Do
Prepare bodies for interment in conformity with legal requirements.
- 2014 employment: 3,800
- May 2015 median annual wage: $40,410
Job Outlook for Embalmers
Projected employment change, 2014–24:
- Number of new jobs: -200
- Growth rate: -6 percent (Decline)
How to Become an Embalmer
Education and training:
- Typical entry-level education: Postsecondary nondegree award
- Work experience in a related occupation: None
- Typical on-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training
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*Some content used by permission of the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.