What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

342,100

Total High School CTE Concentrators

1,382

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Environmental Engineers 810 $73,760 14.8%
Environmental Engineering Technicians 180 $45,640 16.7%
Food Scientists and Technologists 130 $59,030 15.4%
Soil and Plant Scientists 450 $70,940 13.3%
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 330 $61,230 6.1%
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians 660 $35,370 12.1%
Biological Technicians 1,100 $33,400 17.3%
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health 930 $39,720 20.4%
Forest and Conservation Technicians 1,270 $33,620 0.8%
Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation 1,180 $37,030 16.1%
Tree Trimmers and Pruners 620 $43,260 17.7%
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 5,880 $24,330 21.4%
First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers 1,600 $49,700 8.1%
Agricultural Equipment Operators 2,240 $30,580 10.7%
Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse 19,320 $23,100 7.5%
Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals 9,140 $28,460 11.7%
Agricultural Workers, All Other 950 $36,350 -4.2%
Logging Equipment Operators 340 $47,460 -2.9%
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 480 $36,380 20.8%
Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians 640 $46,920 12.5%
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 1,970 $46,180 0%
Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 2,630 $39,650 14.4%
Natural Sciences Managers 840 $93,240 21.4%
Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers 23,740 $57,690 3.2%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Arizona) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Animal Science Certification Certification No Data 1 No Data
NAVTA - Approved Veterinary Assistant Certification No Data 1 No Data