What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

134,600

Total High School CTE Concentrators

533

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Architectural and Engineering Managers 860 $120,580 8.1%
Computer and Information Research Scientists 250 $94,210 0%
Statisticians 50 $62,090 40%
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists 30 $58,390 0%
Aerospace Engineers 110 $109,980 9.1%
Chemical Engineers 100 $105,440 10%
Computer Hardware Engineers 240 $92,460 8.3%
Electrical Engineers 1,090 $89,780 8.3%
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 590 $85,790 8.5%
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 160 $72,130 6.3%
Industrial Engineers 1,870 $78,350 18.7%
Materials Engineers 110 $85,840 9.1%
Mechanical Engineers 1,170 $81,680 10.3%
Nuclear Engineers 160 $98,270 0%
Engineers, All Other 410 $84,760 4.9%
Microbiologists 30 $63,740 0%
Biological Scientists, All Other 300 $75,580 0%
Conservation Scientists 810 $50,090 2.5%
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 460 $0 4.3%
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 400 $93,070 0%
Physical Scientists, All Other 360 $88,070 0%
Economists 40 $65,410 0%
Historians 120 $38,360 0%
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other 260 $52,930 3.8%
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other 220 $69,390 4.5%
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects 320 $103,930 6.3%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Mississippi) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Certified Electronics Technician Certification Very Undersupplied 38 0