What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

622,700

Total High School CTE Concentrators

2,270

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Funeral Service Managers 780 $93,440 -2.6%
Social and Community Service Managers 4,110 $60,560 7.8%
Credit Counselors 1,540 $45,480 7.8%
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 4,740 $71,340 5.9%
Marriage and Family Therapists 400 $40,090 10%
Rehabilitation Counselors 3,340 $35,590 6.6%
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 12,250 $52,000 5.7%
Healthcare Social Workers 5,420 $50,880 7.7%
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers 3,430 $43,100 6.4%
Social Workers, All Other 5,270 $61,280 4.9%
Health Educators 2,050 $55,380 5.9%
Social and Human Service Assistants 13,020 $29,950 6.6%
Community Health Workers 2,680 $38,090 5.6%
Clergy 17,120 $48,120 3.7%
Directors, Religious Activities and Education 7,400 $40,900 3.5%
Religious Workers, All Other 3,440 $32,770 4.1%
Massage Therapists 5,090 $44,730 20.2%
First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 6,770 $36,570 6.9%
Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants 930 $22,470 8.6%
Embalmers 130 $31,090 -7.7%
Funeral Attendants 1,220 $22,760 -6.6%
Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors 1,180 $61,390 -5.1%
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 24,710 $24,250 3.6%
Manicurists and Pedicurists 4,750 $22,650 4%
Skincare Specialists 2,740 $24,550 4.4%
Childcare Workers 31,230 $22,380 3.9%
Personal Care Aides 48,670 $23,520 20%
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 16,010 $41,660 6.3%
Residential Advisors 4,170 $29,260 5.8%
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other 1,910 $23,710 3.1%
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 9,860 $23,040 -4.6%
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 930 $22,070 -9.7%
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers 1,200 $32,360 -10.8%
Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other 3,860 $36,470 7.5%
Shampooers 1,360 $20,970 3.7%
Counselors, All Other 1,860 $34,110 7%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Illinois) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Certified Home Care Aide Certification No Data 1 No Data
Certified Personal Trainer Certification No Data 885 No Data
Community Emergency Response Team Certification No Data 1 No Data
Mental Health First Aid Certification Certification No Data 495 No Data
NASM Certified Personal Trainer Certification No Data 65 No Data
Youth Mental Health First Aid Certification No Data 123 No Data