Pennsylvania Funeral Directors: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Funeral Directors in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Funeral Directors in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Altoona, Allentown and Lancaster
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Philadelphia, Harrisburg and Pittsburgh
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Allentown

Salaries for Funeral Directors in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Allentown, Philadelphia and Harrisburg

Schools for Funeral Directors in Pennsylvania are listed below.

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More Pennsylvania Funeral Directing Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Gannon University Erie Doctorate 4,134
Luzerne County Community College Nanticoke Associate 6,323
Northampton County Area Community College Bethlehem Associate 7,912
Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Pittsburgh Associate 180
Point Park University Pittsburgh Masters 3,591
Thiel College Greenville Bachelor 1,219

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Funeral Directors

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Funeral Directors

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Funeral Directors relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Pittsburgh 230 $108200 3.32
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