What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

197,600

Total High School CTE Concentrators

3,455

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists 500 $51,170 12%
Lawyers 5,550 $97,010 22.5%
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers 140 $83,170 14.3%
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates 110 $105,800 27.3%
Paralegals and Legal Assistants 2,620 $45,300 29.8%
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers 560 $40,290 23.2%
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 2,470 $30,550 30.4%
First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers 280 $75,800 3.6%
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 940 $74,310 21.3%
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 600 $64,940 23.3%
First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other 380 $49,520 15.8%
Firefighters 2,610 $36,100 22.6%
Correctional Officers and Jailers 1,950 $44,470 1.5%
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 340 $65,870 14.7%
Parking Enforcement Workers 100 $32,810 -30%
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 4,440 $52,550 23.2%
Animal Control Workers 190 $36,450 21.1%
Private Detectives and Investigators 220 $38,510 63.6%
Security Guards 5,960 $29,950 26.2%
Crossing Guards 1,600 $24,590 26.3%
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers 2,200 $19,300 25.9%
Protective Service Workers, All Other 570 $33,800 15.8%
Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 630 $37,300 22.2%
Legal Secretaries 1,440 $38,380 -6.9%
Judicial Law Clerks 380 $36,890 10.5%
Bailiffs 120 $49,410 8.3%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Utah) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
APCO International - Emergency Medical Dispatch Certification Very Undersupplied 55 0
IAED Certified Emergency Telecommunicator Certification Supply meets demand 3 0
MOAB for Public Safety Officers Certification Supply meets demand 1 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 41 0