What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

212,200

Total High School CTE Concentrators

18,233

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Funeral Service Managers 820 $68,910 7.3%
Social and Community Service Managers 1,520 $63,100 14.5%
Credit Counselors 100 $44,150 10%
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 780 $60,370 12.8%
Psychologists, All Other 140 $98,890 0%
Marriage and Family Therapists 270 $38,910 18.5%
Rehabilitation Counselors 1,180 $42,910 7.6%
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 3,820 $37,950 10.2%
Healthcare Social Workers 2,370 $47,900 16%
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers 1,290 $34,310 16.3%
Social Workers, All Other 340 $67,340 0%
Health Educators 370 $51,420 24.3%
Social and Human Service Assistants 1,660 $27,630 10.8%
Community Health Workers 960 $39,850 16.7%
Clergy 5,860 $46,690 6.8%
Directors, Religious Activities and Education 3,520 $82,770 5.4%
Religious Workers, All Other 1,270 $44,060 5.5%
Massage Therapists 660 $34,690 16.7%
First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 3,710 $33,200 10.2%
Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants 70 $22,690 28.6%
Embalmers 70 $39,140 0%
Funeral Attendants 830 $22,340 2.4%
Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors 430 $39,340 4.7%
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 6,070 $20,220 8.1%
Manicurists and Pedicurists 570 $23,610 8.8%
Skincare Specialists 480 $28,760 10.4%
Childcare Workers 15,570 $18,770 5.3%
Personal Care Aides 15,870 $18,680 29.6%
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 2,500 $35,060 6.8%
Residential Advisors 2,350 $23,070 9.4%
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other 350 $28,690 2.9%
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 3,140 $21,280 -0.3%
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 740 $20,260 -6.8%
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers 510 $28,900 -11.8%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Alabama) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Certified Front Desk Representative Certification Very Oversupplied 0 173
Hair Stylist / Cosmetologist / Barber License License Very Oversupplied 0 94
Certified Personal Trainer Certification Very Undersupplied 45 0
NASM Certified Personal Trainer Certification Moderately Undersupplied 7 0