What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

45,100

Total High School CTE Concentrators

483

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Lawyers 4,050 $103,920 4.9%
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates 120 $0 8.3%
Paralegals and Legal Assistants 1,290 $47,190 14.7%
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 720 $38,190 1.4%
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 630 $79,280 3.2%
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 720 $68,670 2.8%
Firefighters 1,760 $55,900 2.3%
Fire Inspectors and Investigators 60 $51,650 0%
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 310 $77,290 6.5%
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 2,110 $60,460 3.3%
Animal Control Workers 60 $45,020 0%
Security Guards 2,910 $29,270 4.1%
Crossing Guards 430 $31,100 7%
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers 350 $24,120 0%
Protective Service Workers, All Other 1,360 $32,160 5.1%
Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 440 $46,810 2.3%
Legal Secretaries 690 $50,100 -18.8%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Rhode Island) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
NOCTI Job Ready Assessment - Criminal Justice CTE Assessment Supply meets demand 0 4
APCO International - Emergency Medical Dispatch Certification Supply meets demand 1 0
APCO International - Public Safety Telecommunicator Certification Supply meets demand 0 0
IAED Certified Emergency Telecommunicator Certification Supply meets demand 3 0
OSHA 40-Hour - Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Certification Very Undersupplied 10 0