Funeral Service Managers

What Are The 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
Typical education of 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

What Is the Employment Outlook for Funeral Service Managers?

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.

This career includes 29,000 people in the United States.

How Much Do Funeral Service Managers Make?

On average, funeral service managers make $42.78 per hour or $88,970 per year in the United States.

What Is the Typical Hourly Income for Funeral Service Managers?

Hourly income for Funeral service managers in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
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

What Is the Typical Annual Salary for Funeral Service Managers?

Annual salary for Funeral service managers in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
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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