What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

511,300

Total High School CTE Concentrators

5,693

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Environmental Engineers 1,220 $84,790 4.9%
Environmental Engineering Technicians 320 $45,800 6.3%
Food Scientists and Technologists 840 $68,500 10.7%
Soil and Plant Scientists 210 $55,300 4.8%
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 160 $56,920 6.3%
Foresters 180 $59,070 0%
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians 520 $39,560 5.8%
Biological Technicians 2,870 $43,950 9.8%
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health 1,560 $44,240 9.6%
Forest and Conservation Technicians 250 $40,590 4%
Pest Control Workers 1,660 $35,170 2.4%
Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation 1,030 $32,020 -3.9%
Tree Trimmers and Pruners 1,470 $38,650 6.1%
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 8,240 $21,200 19.1%
First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers 650 $55,090 -3.1%
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products 550 $23,130 -3.6%
Agricultural Equipment Operators 1,070 $36,400 1.9%
Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse 8,990 $23,200 -2.3%
Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals 1,410 $28,580 -8.5%
Fallers 130 $24,760 -7.7%
Logging Equipment Operators 340 $31,280 -8.8%
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 2,230 $46,170 8.5%
Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians 1,470 $39,320 7.5%
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 4,770 $49,220 -8%
Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 7,230 $37,310 13.6%
Natural Sciences Managers 1,140 $120,720 14%
Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers 80,350 $72,070 -0.3%
Agricultural Engineers 100 $79,240 0%
Animal Scientists 70 $68,530 0%
Forest and Conservation Workers 30 $42,330 0%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Ohio) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Ohio Agribusiness and Production Systems Certification Certification Very Oversupplied 0 137
Oil and Gas Orientation Certification Very Oversupplied 0 15
CIFT Food Industry Associate Certification Supply meets demand 0 5
CIFT Food Industry Specialist Certification Supply meets demand 0 5
Certified Dietary Manager Certification Supply meets demand 0 5
NASOE Third Class Power Engineer License Certification Supply meets demand 0 5
NAVTA - Approved Veterinary Assistant Certification Supply meets demand 0 5
Pesticide Applicator License License Supply meets demand 0 5
Animal Science Certification Certification Supply meets demand 2 0