What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

56,900

Total High School CTE Concentrators

181

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Electrical and Electronics Drafters 300 $63,150 3.3%
Mechanical Drafters 350 $56,700 5.7%
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians 1,090 $57,730 0%
Electro-Mechanical Technicians 160 $60,320 0%
Industrial Engineering Technicians 420 $57,780 0%
Mechanical Engineering Technicians 360 $55,610 2.8%
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 420 $54,930 2.4%
Chemical Technicians 180 $44,070 5.6%
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 1,310 $50,720 1.5%
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 160 $37,630 6.3%
First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 2,330 $69,750 6.9%
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 880 $47,570 3.4%
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 370 $54,510 5.4%
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers 300 $31,250 3.3%
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers 330 $44,440 15.2%
Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics 390 $39,160 7.7%
Home Appliance Repairers 180 $46,660 5.6%
Industrial Machinery Mechanics 2,210 $53,510 9%
Maintenance Workers, Machinery 220 $41,160 4.5%
Medical Equipment Repairers 120 $54,100 8.3%
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other 150 $57,930 0%
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers 80 $39,560 0%
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 480 $47,680 10.4%
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 3,010 $67,210 0%
Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers 70 $34,550 -28.6%
Engine and Other Machine Assemblers 200 $35,450 -15%
Butchers and Meat Cutters 510 $42,690 5.9%
Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers 90 $28,390 11.1%
Slaughterers and Meat Packers 40 $25,890 0%
Food Batchmakers 410 $29,140 7.3%
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 1,960 $43,000 0.5%
Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic 180 $58,340 16.7%
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 800 $38,660 -15%
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 80 $37,270 -25%
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 70 $35,580 0%
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 500 $35,990 -12%
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 60 $37,490 -16.7%
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 740 $34,770 -8.1%
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 110 $37,700 -9.1%
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 70 $32,730 -14.3%
Machinists 2,210 $47,810 1.8%
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders 50 $42,480 0%
Foundry Mold and Coremakers 190 $31,370 -21.1%
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 1,640 $33,720 -15.9%
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 890 $36,390 -2.2%
Tool and Die Makers 330 $54,730 -6.1%
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 920 $46,400 4.3%
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 270 $38,160 -11.1%
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 130 $40,380 -15.4%
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 90 $35,560 -11.1%
Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners 50 $49,550 0%
Sewing Machine Operators 540 $29,560 -9.3%
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders 80 $38,250 0%
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 90 $30,670 0%
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 70 $34,630 0%
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters 530 $44,200 -7.5%
Furniture Finishers 40 $39,280 -25%
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood 250 $33,090 -4%
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing 610 $34,390 -4.9%
Power Distributors and Dispatchers 50 $96,010 0%
Power Plant Operators 160 $66,730 0%
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders 310 $43,400 6.5%
Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 270 $57,220 11.1%
Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 200 $41,260 0%
Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand 210 $27,640 -23.8%
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 320 $42,090 3.1%
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 280 $33,170 0%
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 580 $33,410 -3.4%
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders 50 $41,090 0%
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 3,440 $40,970 -15.1%
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers 120 $45,510 -8.3%
Dental Laboratory Technicians 120 $39,660 8.3%
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians 170 $45,390 5.9%
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 1,190 $32,310 5.9%
Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 500 $36,680 -2%
Painters, Transportation Equipment 70 $47,760 0%
Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders 100 $39,540 -10%
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders 160 $33,580 0%
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders 90 $44,340 0%
Etchers and Engravers 110 $35,480 0%
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic 340 $34,800 5.9%
Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 190 $33,930 -15.8%
Helpers--Production Workers 1,960 $30,580 21.4%
Production Workers, All Other 1,470 $34,050 5.4%
Machine Feeders and Offbearers 540 $35,400 11.1%
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators 130 $29,760 -15.4%
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders 60 $27,390 0%
Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other 720 $34,090 -12.5%
Semiconductor Processors 60 $41,310 0%
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other 50 $28,720 -20%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

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