What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

1,557,100

Total High School CTE Concentrators

26,930

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Advertising and Promotions Managers 1,170 $91,750 14.5%
Marketing Managers 9,590 $135,470 19%
Sales Managers 22,020 $128,820 17.5%
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers 4,680 $110,150 18.6%
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 19,730 $62,300 17.3%
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 28,740 $70,730 30.8%
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 15,320 $26,910 14.7%
Public Relations Specialists 30,090 $54,690 17.7%
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 125,980 $40,320 13.9%
First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 38,360 $71,820 14.1%
Cashiers 272,960 $21,410 8.6%
Counter and Rental Clerks 46,780 $25,980 13.4%
Retail Salespersons 388,600 $23,010 14.1%
Advertising Sales Agents 7,720 $48,970 -1.9%
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other 107,620 $52,900 18.4%
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 30,760 $92,610 17%
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 115,290 $59,820 15.7%
Real Estate Sales Agents 36,450 $60,040 17%
Sales Engineers 10,630 $109,190 17.7%
Telemarketers 19,800 $25,920 6.2%
Driver/Sales Workers 51,800 $23,940 9.5%
Demonstrators and Product Promoters 8,490 $25,580 16.5%
Real Estate Brokers 5,980 $78,020 17.6%
Sales and Related Workers, All Other 7,250 $30,990 18.5%
Parts Salespersons 22,760 $26,980 19.5%
Models 1,250 $18,570 7.2%
Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers 10,400 $29,020 8.6%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

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