What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

143,100

Total High School CTE Concentrators

132

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Advertising and Promotions Managers 120 $106,720 8.3%
Marketing Managers 1,140 $146,610 21.1%
Sales Managers 2,850 $102,360 16.5%
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers 390 $86,650 17.9%
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 2,940 $40,270 12.6%
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 3,400 $62,500 30.6%
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 680 $36,810 13.2%
Public Relations Specialists 1,140 $50,660 7%
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 16,470 $33,880 11.5%
First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 4,130 $62,950 10.9%
Cashiers 34,500 $19,730 5.2%
Counter and Rental Clerks 3,510 $22,870 6.6%
Retail Salespersons 38,410 $21,900 12.6%
Advertising Sales Agents 1,140 $40,990 3.5%
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other 4,000 $44,130 11%
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 2,850 $60,270 15.4%
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 14,470 $48,670 10.7%
Real Estate Sales Agents 2,420 $31,860 14.9%
Sales Engineers 130 $98,550 7.7%
Telemarketers 2,220 $20,400 2.7%
Driver/Sales Workers 3,210 $24,030 3.4%
Real Estate Brokers 280 $39,190 14.3%
Parts Salespersons 3,160 $25,850 8.2%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Arkansas) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Retail Industry Fundamentals Certification Certification Very Oversupplied 0 21
Customer Service and Sales Certification Certification Moderately Oversupplied 0 8