What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

522,500

Total High School CTE Concentrators

7,320

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Advertising and Promotions Managers 900 $130,540 10%
Marketing Managers 6,790 $133,530 15.9%
Sales Managers 15,240 $128,700 14.5%
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers 1,920 $105,500 10.9%
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 7,520 $73,630 13.7%
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 18,090 $61,100 29%
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 5,570 $26,290 10.2%
Public Relations Specialists 5,280 $56,700 14%
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 45,390 $37,660 11.4%
First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 7,900 $63,520 8.7%
Cashiers 110,290 $19,680 4.6%
Counter and Rental Clerks 9,760 $26,240 14.4%
Retail Salespersons 141,260 $21,760 12.8%
Advertising Sales Agents 5,010 $49,290 3.4%
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other 29,210 $52,350 13.1%
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 9,330 $69,390 7.3%
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 53,810 $55,260 15%
Real Estate Sales Agents 21,230 $44,500 12%
Sales Engineers 1,950 $95,160 6.2%
Telemarketers 3,780 $23,080 5.8%
Driver/Sales Workers 15,230 $20,500 -1.6%
Demonstrators and Product Promoters 2,370 $25,370 6.3%
Real Estate Brokers 1,090 $51,650 9.2%
Sales and Related Workers, All Other 1,330 $24,850 22.6%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Georgia) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
MBA Research - Standard Marketing (3 Credit) Certification Very Oversupplied 0 1,636
Oklahoma CareerTech - Marketing Education CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 333
NOCTI Job Ready Assessment - Retail Merchandising CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 125
ASK Fundamental Marketing Concepts Certification Very Oversupplied 0 11