What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

134,600

Total High School CTE Concentrators

1,995

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Environmental Engineers 420 $65,520 2.4%
Environmental Engineering Technicians 160 $46,260 6.3%
Soil and Plant Scientists 130 $79,600 7.7%
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 180 $57,800 5.6%
Foresters 290 $59,710 3.4%
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians 440 $34,990 4.5%
Biological Technicians 550 $37,850 5.5%
Geological and Petroleum Technicians 90 $47,360 0%
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health 380 $37,210 7.9%
Forest and Conservation Technicians 230 $48,260 0%
Tree Trimmers and Pruners 300 $42,720 13.3%
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 1,730 $20,520 16.2%
First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers 910 $0 3.3%
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products 950 $23,890 -3.2%
Agricultural Equipment Operators 490 $26,880 4.1%
Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse 5,080 $23,020 -1.2%
Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals 2,870 $31,720 -12.2%
Fallers 480 $45,240 -6.3%
Logging Equipment Operators 2,000 $36,640 1.5%
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 90 $33,800 11.1%
Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians 970 $33,780 6.2%
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 1,150 $34,980 -3.5%
Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 1,230 $25,760 8.1%
Natural Sciences Managers 150 $98,890 6.7%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Mississippi) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Agricultural Communications Certification Certification Supply meets demand 0 0