Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Arrangers
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Minimal Risk (0-20%): Occupations in this category have a low probability of being automated, as they typically demand complex problem-solving, creativity, strong interpersonal skills, and a high degree of manual dexterity. These jobs often involve intricate hand movements and precise coordination, making it difficult for machines to replicate the required tasks.
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Our visitors have voted there's a minimal chance this occupation will be automated. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 19% chance of automation.
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Sentiment over time (yearly)
The number of 'Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Arrangers' job openings is expected to rise 9.0% by 2032
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Arrangers' was $51,570, or $24 per hour
'Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Arrangers' were paid 11.4% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 23,940 people employed as 'Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Arrangers' within the United States.
This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 6 thousand people are employed as 'Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Arrangers'.
Perform various tasks to arrange and direct individual 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.
SOC Code: 39-4031.00
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