We surveyed 65 embalmers to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical embalmer. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as an embalmer?



Working as an embalmer typically doesn’t require the use of high levels of intelligence in daily tasks.

Can I learn to become an embalmer?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as an embalmer typically depends predominantly on qualities you can gain through experience, with a small aspect of skills you are born with.

Is it easy to get a job as an embalmer?



It’s typically difficult to find a job as an embalmer. If you’re curious about the numbers, check out the job market for embalmers.