U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
The information on this page relates to the 2010 SOC, please see the 2000 SOC System for information on the previous version of the SOC.
39-4031 Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors
Perform various tasks to arrange and direct 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. Excludes "Funeral Service Managers" (11-9061).
Illustrative examples: Funeral Arranger,
Broad Occupation: 39-4030 Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors
Minor Group: 39-4000 Funeral Service Workers
Major Group: 39-0000 Personal Care and Service Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010