What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

1,960,300

Total High School CTE Concentrators

36,016

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Forensic Science Technicians 2,000 $80,260 15%
Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists 11,600 $89,210 4.3%
Lawyers 97,400 $152,930 10.9%
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers 1,700 $128,360 0%
Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators 1,100 $83,330 9.1%
Paralegals and Legal Assistants 30,000 $57,290 18%
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers 6,600 $56,580 7.6%
Legal Support Workers, All Other 6,900 $51,630 5.8%
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 18,500 $32,050 21.1%
First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers 4,600 $99,940 -10.9%
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 2,200 $124,130 4.5%
Firefighters 29,600 $74,700 5.1%
Correctional Officers and Jailers 37,200 $77,520 -9.4%
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 12,400 $100,310 4.8%
Parking Enforcement Workers 1,700 $54,860 -35.3%
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 69,700 $104,790 5%
Animal Control Workers 1,600 $54,770 12.5%
Private Detectives and Investigators 7,400 $65,420 13.5%
Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators 1,100 $35,600 9.1%
Security Guards 149,500 $29,660 10.3%
Crossing Guards 7,300 $34,100 11%
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers 16,200 $30,810 7.4%
Protective Service Workers, All Other 19,200 $36,150 7.8%
Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 6,700 $65,120 7.5%
Legal Secretaries 29,300 $53,790 -16.7%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (California) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
APCO International - Emergency Medical Dispatch Certification No Data 75 No Data
Axon Taser Certification Certification No Data 65 No Data
Baton Certification Certification No Data 44 No Data
FEMA Hazardous Materials Operations Certification No Data 127 No Data
FEMA Introduction to Hazardous Materials Certification No Data 0 No Data
IAED Certified Emergency Telecommunicator Certification No Data 24 No Data
NFPA - Firefighter Certification No Data 69 No Data
NWCG - Human Factors in the Wildland Fire Service Certification No Data 1 No Data
OSHA 24-Hour - Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Certification No Data 15 No Data
OSHA 40-Hour - Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Certification No Data 496 No Data
OSHA 8-Hour - Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Certification No Data 45 No Data
Virginia Firefighter I/II Certification No Data 26 No Data