Funeral Service Managers

Training Requirements for Funeral Service Managers

Funeral service managers need an associate's degree and less than 5 years experience.

Degrees for Funeral service managers
Percent
Less than High School 2.8
High School 14.2
Some College 18.9
Associates Degree 7.5
Bachelors Degree 35.6
Masters Degree 17.5
Doctorate or Professional Degree 3.6

Employment Outlook for Funeral Service Managers

This represents about 29,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 1,000 more funeral service managers but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 7,000 more.

Typical Income for Funeral Service Managers

Hourly Income

On average,funeral service managers make $42.78 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Funeral service managers $18.87 $26.42 $35.50 $50.36 $71.15
Management occupations $22.76 $32.99 $48.46 $70.72 $high
Other management occupations $20.43 $29.12 $42.03 $58.69 $77.66
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, funeral service managers make $88,970 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Funeral service managers $39,240 $54,950 $73,830 $104,760 $147,990
Management occupations $47,330 $68,630 $100,790 $147,090 $high
Other management occupations $42,480 $60,570 $87,420 $122,070 $161,540
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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