What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

294,000

Total High School CTE Concentrators

3,760

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Funeral Service Managers 500 $71,630 10%
Social and Community Service Managers 2,600 $61,190 18.5%
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 2,310 $64,330 13.9%
Psychologists, All Other 230 $95,990 4.3%
Marriage and Family Therapists 740 $36,500 33.8%
Rehabilitation Counselors 3,290 $22,430 20.1%
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 5,050 $42,690 11.5%
Healthcare Social Workers 3,140 $50,020 21%
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers 1,780 $34,740 21.9%
Social Workers, All Other 980 $47,840 12.2%
Health Educators 970 $37,520 15.5%
Social and Human Service Assistants 2,560 $31,330 17.2%
Community Health Workers 920 $43,550 27.2%
Clergy 12,100 $47,190 9.1%
Massage Therapists 1,820 $44,280 36.8%
First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 5,430 $34,360 21.2%
Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants 80 $20,870 12.5%
Embalmers 200 $45,210 5%
Funeral Attendants 1,260 $25,720 5.6%
Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors 990 $47,130 7.1%
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 10,800 $23,640 25.3%
Manicurists and Pedicurists 430 $20,390 23.3%
Skincare Specialists 1,120 $25,390 18.8%
Childcare Workers 22,670 $19,760 7.1%
Personal Care Aides 20,200 $20,470 38.2%
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 3,510 $40,330 11.7%
Residential Advisors 8,370 $20,520 35.4%
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other 1,300 $21,440 11.5%
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 4,700 $21,060 0.2%
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 740 $24,290 -6.8%
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers 760 $28,180 -7.9%
Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other 1,200 $37,850 10.8%
Counselors, All Other 510 $38,260 9.8%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Tennessee) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Hair Stylist / Cosmetologist / Barber License License Very Oversupplied 0 17
Certified Personal Trainer Certification Very Undersupplied 153 0
NASM Certified Personal Trainer Certification Moderately Undersupplied 9 0
National Physical Therapy Exam Certification Supply meets demand 0 0