What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

42,400

Total High School CTE Concentrators

486

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Environmental Engineers 300 $81,310 13.3%
Environmental Engineering Technicians 110 $39,350 18.2%
Soil and Plant Scientists 190 $64,090 0%
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 300 $63,330 10%
Foresters 220 $57,300 9.1%
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians 130 $41,130 7.7%
Biological Technicians 480 $33,170 6.3%
Geological and Petroleum Technicians 90 $64,050 0%
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health 100 $40,930 20%
Forest and Conservation Technicians 1,720 $33,400 0.6%
Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation 570 $33,520 7%
Tree Trimmers and Pruners 60 $48,260 0%
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 760 $23,490 18.4%
Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse 1,150 $23,380 18.3%
Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals 2,050 $21,440 3.9%
Logging Equipment Operators 320 $43,680 -6.3%
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 120 $48,490 16.7%
Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians 540 $42,490 7.4%
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 470 $43,420 -2.1%
Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 490 $38,430 10.2%
Natural Sciences Managers 290 $95,970 6.9%
Forest and Conservation Workers 90 $26,660 0%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Montana) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Veterinary Technician License License No Data 506 No Data