What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

191,400

Total High School CTE Concentrators

585

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Environmental Engineers 730 $70,220 8.2%
Environmental Engineering Technicians 390 $48,460 7.7%
Food Scientists and Technologists 70 $54,610 14.3%
Soil and Plant Scientists 100 $40,250 0%
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians 380 $30,500 5.3%
Biological Technicians 1,420 $41,080 4.9%
Geological and Petroleum Technicians 1,300 $45,790 16.2%
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health 420 $44,130 7.1%
Forest and Conservation Technicians 130 $46,790 0%
Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation 640 $36,660 12.5%
Tree Trimmers and Pruners 1,020 $28,300 13.7%
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 2,710 $22,050 22.1%
First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers 480 $54,850 6.3%
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products 460 $25,080 -2.2%
Agricultural Equipment Operators 860 $26,330 4.7%
Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse 2,940 $30,540 -2.7%
Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals 6,190 $21,880 7.8%
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 520 $38,080 9.6%
Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians 590 $42,150 8.5%
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 2,210 $34,250 2.3%
Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 1,750 $33,580 11.4%
Natural Sciences Managers 290 $95,970 3.4%
Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers 11,720 $54,030 2.2%
Animal Scientists 100 $21,160 10%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Oklahoma) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Oklahoma CareerTech - Communications in Agriculture CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 387
Oklahoma CareerTech - Introduction to Agriscience (Ag I) CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 318
Oklahoma CareerTech - Veterinary Assistant CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 99
Oklahoma CareerTech - Animal Science CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 92
Oklahoma CareerTech - Environmental Science and Natural Resources CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 42
Oklahoma CareerTech - Introduction to Horticulture CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 41
PLTW Environmental Sustainability CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 37
Oklahoma CareerTech - General Equine Assistant CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 35
Oklahoma CareerTech - Nursery Technician CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 34
Oklahoma CareerTech - Introduction to Agricultural Power & Technology CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 30
Oklahoma CareerTech - Agricultural Safety CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 18
Oklahoma CareerTech - Agriscience II (Ag II) CTE Assessment Moderately Oversupplied 0 9