What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

859,500

Total High School CTE Concentrators

4,255

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Forensic Science Technicians 1,540 $51,650 22.1%
Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists 4,550 $32,880 4.4%
Lawyers 60,180 $100,090 12.9%
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers 580 $104,700 5.2%
Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators 380 $51,230 23.7%
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates 1,370 $154,060 2.2%
Paralegals and Legal Assistants 24,960 $47,550 20.6%
Court Reporters 1,230 $35,620 2.4%
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers 4,950 $46,460 7.9%
Legal Support Workers, All Other 4,880 $53,440 5.1%
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 11,070 $33,620 18.9%
First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers 1,990 $54,020 -6.5%
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 4,120 $84,870 10.9%
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 3,100 $79,680 13.2%
First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other 5,360 $46,420 9.3%
Firefighters 25,330 $50,620 13.6%
Fire Inspectors and Investigators 850 $60,250 12.9%
Correctional Officers and Jailers 34,170 $37,920 -5.7%
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 6,480 $64,450 8.2%
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 40,810 $57,320 12.9%
Animal Control Workers 560 $36,380 14.3%
Private Detectives and Investigators 5,200 $36,570 15%
Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators 280 $30,460 7.1%
Security Guards 86,840 $24,380 11.6%
Crossing Guards 4,360 $23,840 14%
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers 7,750 $23,710 13.8%
Protective Service Workers, All Other 7,440 $32,060 12.8%
Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 6,400 $38,930 14.4%
Legal Secretaries 10,520 $43,160 -16%
Judicial Law Clerks 200 $46,340 5%
Bailiffs 1,290 $46,160 5.4%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Florida) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
911 Public Safety Telecommunicator Certification Very Undersupplied 410 139
NOCTI Job Ready Assessment - Criminal Justice CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 121
Florida Fire Fighter I Certification Very Oversupplied 8 77
Accredited Legal Professional Certification Very Oversupplied 0 69
APCO International - Emergency Medical Dispatch Certification Very Undersupplied 71 0
APCO International - Public Safety Telecommunicator Certification Moderately Undersupplied 5 0
Axon Taser Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 11 0
Baton Certification Certification Supply meets demand 0 0
FEMA Introduction to Hazardous Materials Certification Supply meets demand 2 0
IAED Certified Emergency Telecommunicator Certification Moderately Undersupplied 6 0
OSHA 24-Hour - Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Certification Supply meets demand 4 0
OSHA 40-Hour - Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Certification Very Undersupplied 180 0
OSHA 8-Hour - Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Certification Moderately Undersupplied 7 0
Oleoresin Capsicum Aerosol Training Certification Very Undersupplied 10 0
Practical and Tactical Handcuffing Certification Very Undersupplied 10 0