What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

95,400

Total High School CTE Concentrators

515

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Architectural and Engineering Managers 620 $124,490 11.3%
Computer and Information Research Scientists 40 $87,190 50%
Statisticians 220 $65,560 31.8%
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists 70 $70,960 14.3%
Aerospace Engineers 110 $99,290 18.2%
Chemical Engineers 160 $84,530 18.8%
Computer Hardware Engineers 400 $0 20%
Electrical Engineers 1,140 $91,010 14%
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 210 $79,080 14.3%
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 80 $82,680 12.5%
Industrial Engineers 1,300 $82,310 19.2%
Materials Engineers 80 $75,590 12.5%
Mechanical Engineers 950 $76,120 17.9%
Nuclear Engineers 170 $104,750 5.9%
Engineers, All Other 940 $87,830 13.8%
Microbiologists 130 $59,760 15.4%
Biological Scientists, All Other 160 $75,820 12.5%
Conservation Scientists 270 $67,330 7.4%
Atmospheric and Space Scientists 110 $92,940 18.2%
Chemists 600 $80,480 18.3%
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 480 $56,970 10.4%
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 80 $78,920 12.5%
Economists 40 $73,530 0%
Anthropologists and Archeologists 30 $73,370 33.3%
Historians 30 $57,970 0%
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other 300 $58,200 13.3%
Survey Researchers 240 $25,090 12.5%
Social Science Research Assistants 340 $46,670 5.9%
Hydrologists 90 $61,510 11.1%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Nebraska) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Certified Electronics Technician Certification No Data 27 No Data