What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

25,000

Total High School CTE Concentrators

113

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Electrical and Electronics Drafters 40 $77,060 25%
Mechanical Drafters 90 $48,970 0%
Drafters, All Other 50 $52,830 -20%
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians 320 $78,900 -6.3%
Industrial Engineering Technicians 1,250 $63,280 -7.2%
Mechanical Engineering Technicians 40 $49,040 0%
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 40 $56,420 -25%
Chemical Technicians 70 $51,330 0%
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 450 $47,260 2.2%
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 230 $41,980 4.3%
First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 1,170 $64,050 4.3%
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 100 $30,690 0%
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 200 $61,190 0%
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers 290 $37,300 -10.3%
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers 70 $49,640 14.3%
Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics 290 $36,080 3.4%
Industrial Machinery Mechanics 620 $52,040 6.5%
Medical Equipment Repairers 70 $48,280 0%
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 2,870 $39,010 7.7%
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers 50 $37,170 0%
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers 80 $0 -12.5%
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 310 $35,990 0%
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 1,850 $61,210 -2.2%
Butchers and Meat Cutters 210 $34,280 0%
Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers 240 $35,240 4.2%
Slaughterers and Meat Packers 40 $29,300 0%
Food Batchmakers 460 $0 0%
Food Processing Workers, All Other 60 $34,070 0%
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 1,110 $0 -10.8%
Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic 100 $55,710 0%
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 190 $30,500 -5.3%
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 200 $36,390 -15%
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 170 $37,880 -17.6%
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 50 $36,960 0%
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 80 $37,990 -25%
Machinists 620 $41,680 -6.5%
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 130 $30,670 0%
Tool and Die Makers 130 $54,470 -15.4%
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 390 $40,820 -2.6%
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 40 $0 0%
Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners 70 $43,090 -14.3%
Sewing Machine Operators 280 $26,030 -7.1%
Upholsterers 40 $30,920 -25%
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters 440 $37,410 -11.4%
Furniture Finishers 270 $29,910 -14.8%
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood 280 $36,880 -21.4%
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing 490 $30,430 -16.3%
Power Plant Operators 110 $60,560 0%
Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 120 $38,360 25%
Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 190 $46,140 -5.3%
Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand 130 $28,950 -23.1%
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 270 $37,160 7.4%
Cutters and Trimmers, Hand 90 $32,780 -11.1%
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 310 $32,610 -3.2%
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 210 $32,490 4.8%
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 880 $38,490 -14.8%
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers 430 $36,540 -9.3%
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians 60 $36,310 -16.7%
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 1,410 $32,070 1.4%
Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 260 $37,050 -3.8%
Painters, Transportation Equipment 40 $44,710 0%
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders 160 $29,490 6.3%
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic 130 $48,890 -7.7%
Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 330 $38,250 -6.1%
Helpers--Production Workers 530 $29,040 22.6%
Production Workers, All Other 380 $29,880 5.3%
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders 170 $37,410 -5.9%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

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