What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

143,800

Total High School CTE Concentrators

282

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Forensic Science Technicians 330 $51,100 9.1%
Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists 770 $41,560 0%
Lawyers 4,750 $82,990 12.6%
Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators 70 $49,300 14.3%
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates 320 $105,400 6.3%
Paralegals and Legal Assistants 1,940 $39,210 19.6%
Court Reporters 240 $54,080 0%
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers 630 $42,360 4.8%
Legal Support Workers, All Other 520 $49,230 -3.8%
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 2,860 $28,840 6.3%
First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers 310 $43,700 -6.5%
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 1,850 $69,170 5.9%
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 1,190 $57,150 6.7%
First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other 410 $47,420 0%
Firefighters 3,690 $36,150 6.8%
Correctional Officers and Jailers 4,150 $34,440 -12.5%
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 890 $55,940 1.1%
Fish and Game Wardens 130 $42,740 0%
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 6,120 $46,170 6%
Animal Control Workers 190 $35,230 5.3%
Private Detectives and Investigators 110 $48,380 0%
Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators 90 $33,560 0%
Security Guards 6,330 $27,560 6.6%
Crossing Guards 270 $24,550 3.7%
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers 1,880 $19,050 5.3%
Protective Service Workers, All Other 850 $24,010 5.9%
Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 1,120 $34,380 5.4%
Legal Secretaries 1,610 $37,320 -14.9%
Bailiffs 60 $40,170 0%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Kansas) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Kansas Fire Fighter I Certification Very Undersupplied 305 5
Axon Taser Certification Certification Moderately Undersupplied 9 0
Baton Certification Certification Moderately Undersupplied 9 0
OSHA 24-Hour - Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Certification Supply meets demand 2 0
OSHA 40-Hour - Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Certification Very Undersupplied 31 0