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Funeral Attendants

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $16.77
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This career pays well below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Funeral Attendants *

Area Low Median High
U S
$12.56 $14.98 $18.37
Minnesota
$15.02 $16.77 $20.88
Central Minnesota
$15.29 $19.05 $21.19
Northeast Minnesota
$14.84 $14.84 $24.08
Northwest Minnesota
$14.89 $15.30 $19.64
Southwest Minnesota
$14.80 $15.32 $19.10

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 420 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Funeral Attendants most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in low demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 496 new Funeral Attendants to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Funeral Attendants
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 42,300 43,700 1,400 3.3%
Minnesota 346 370 24 6.9%
Northeast Minnesota 65 67 2 3.1%
Northwest Minnesota 126 134 8 6.3%
Southwest Minnesota 62 66 4 6.5%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.




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