What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

297,900

Total High School CTE Concentrators

1,293

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Funeral Service Managers 840 $97,760 3.6%
Social and Community Service Managers 7,190 $65,590 12.2%
Credit Counselors 2,270 $52,280 12.3%
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 5,120 $79,810 11.9%
Psychologists, All Other 1,000 $96,410 11%
Marriage and Family Therapists 460 $52,580 15.2%
Rehabilitation Counselors 6,160 $40,380 7.3%
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 11,710 $43,980 9.9%
Healthcare Social Workers 11,950 $61,460 11.6%
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers 6,880 $38,330 14.1%
Social Workers, All Other 630 $76,670 7.9%
Health Educators 1,510 $56,540 11.9%
Social and Human Service Assistants 15,580 $30,660 10.7%
Community Health Workers 3,270 $42,330 10.4%
Clergy 590 $59,620 16.9%
Directors, Religious Activities and Education 240 $42,070 8.3%
Massage Therapists 3,650 $49,220 18.6%
First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 7,210 $44,250 11.8%
Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants 330 $25,080 6.1%
Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors 910 $72,840 -1.1%
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 19,610 $37,040 9.2%
Manicurists and Pedicurists 6,730 $25,320 8.9%
Skincare Specialists 1,760 $44,370 8.5%
Childcare Workers 21,700 $27,680 4.5%
Personal Care Aides 76,800 $28,870 26.7%
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 12,050 $54,770 9%
Residential Advisors 7,030 $31,860 9.5%
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other 780 $24,420 10.3%
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 5,420 $26,360 -3%
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 890 $34,020 -4.5%
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers 680 $36,090 -2.9%
Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other 1,150 $43,140 9.6%
Shampooers 710 $24,620 8.5%
Industrial-Organizational Psychologists 180 $64,820 16.7%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Massachusetts) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Hair Stylist / Cosmetologist / Barber License License Very Oversupplied 0 549
Manicurist License License Moderately Oversupplied 0 8
Certified Personal Trainer Certification Very Undersupplied 600 0
NASM Certified Personal Trainer Certification Supply meets demand 2 0