What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

271,600

Total High School CTE Concentrators

912

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Funeral Service Managers 340 $73,720 17.6%
Social and Community Service Managers 1,670 $78,720 26.3%
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 4,150 $84,410 33.5%
Psychologists, All Other 360 $95,710 16.7%
Marriage and Family Therapists 640 $65,120 32.8%
Rehabilitation Counselors 1,820 $46,610 27.5%
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 6,720 $47,150 22.9%
Healthcare Social Workers 2,410 $50,500 35.7%
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers 1,850 $45,440 32.4%
Social Workers, All Other 1,190 $52,070 20.2%
Health Educators 860 $55,030 26.7%
Social and Human Service Assistants 2,540 $35,080 28.7%
Community Health Workers 730 $38,830 31.5%
Clergy 580 $54,580 34.5%
Directors, Religious Activities and Education 320 $67,820 18.8%
Religious Workers, All Other 840 $31,140 17.9%
Massage Therapists 9,620 $45,750 31%
First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 6,010 $38,820 23.8%
Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants 230 $27,440 21.7%
Embalmers 120 $37,940 8.3%
Funeral Attendants 240 $25,960 12.5%
Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors 290 $50,090 20.7%
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 13,030 $27,090 24.2%
Skincare Specialists 1,960 $45,200 24%
Childcare Workers 14,040 $26,880 27.1%
Personal Care Aides 25,890 $24,290 45.4%
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 8,640 $43,140 24.4%
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 3,310 $24,320 12.1%
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 670 $23,790 6%
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers 150 $34,710 0%
Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other 3,220 $36,480 29.2%
Counselors, All Other 330 $52,570 27.3%
Barbers 3,050 $30,110 24.9%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Colorado) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Hair Stylist / Cosmetologist / Barber License License Very Oversupplied 0 294
Esthetician License License Very Oversupplied 0 93
NPTA - Certified Personal Trainer Certification Certification Very Oversupplied 0 45
Certified Personal Trainer Certification Very Undersupplied 403 34
NASM Certified Personal Trainer Certification Moderately Undersupplied 30 15
Community Emergency Response Team Certification Supply meets demand 4 0