Texas Funeral Directors: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Funeral Directors in Texas

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Fast Facts for Funeral Directors in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Beaumont, Brownsville and Houston
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Austin, Fort Worth and San Antonio
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Fort Worth and San Antonio

Salaries for Funeral Directors in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Austin, Houston and Beaumont

Schools for Funeral Directors in Texas are listed below.

Selected Funeral Directing Schools in Texas

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School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Amarillo College Amarillo Associate 10,387
San Antonio College San Antonio Associate 19,819

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Funeral Directors

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. 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


Houston 130 $72020 0.76
The Woodlands 130 $72020 0.76
Sugar Land 130 $72020 0.76
Dallas 120 $69680 0.61
Fort Worth 120 $69680 0.61
Arlington 120 $69680 0.61
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