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Funeral: Career and Education Opportunities in Virginia

Funeral: Funeral home staff attend to people during some of the most troubling times of their lives. Making sure the experience is as smooth and painless as possible, their job is to bring calm to a difficult time.

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Virginia has a population of 7,882,590, which has grown by 11.36% in the last 10 years. Nicknamed the "Old Dominion," its capital is Richmond, though its most populous city is Virginia Beach. In 2008, there were a total of 4,916,428 jobs in Virginia. The average annual income was $44,075 in 2008, up from $43,158 the preceding year. The unemployment rate in Virginia was 6.7% in 2009, which has grown by 2.8% since the previous year. Roughly 29.5% of Virginia residents have college degrees, which is higher than the national average.

The top industries in Virginia include computer systems design services, internet service providers, web search portals, and data processing services, and internet service providers search portals. Notable tourist destinations include the Old Coast Guard Station, the Aquarist, and the City Directory.

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Embalmers prepare bodies for interment in conformity with legal requirements. Embalmers need to look for ways to help others. They also need to read and understand what has been read.