What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

841,400

Total High School CTE Concentrators

15,750

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Architectural and Engineering Managers 7,630 $151,150 10.4%
Computer and Information Research Scientists 960 $125,090 20.8%
Statisticians 1,240 $90,500 33.9%
Aerospace Engineers 400 $117,470 12.5%
Chemical Engineers 1,190 $97,530 10.9%
Computer Hardware Engineers 1,660 $113,700 7.2%
Electrical Engineers 11,600 $99,410 13.2%
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 3,910 $93,230 6.6%
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 1,910 $91,630 15.2%
Industrial Engineers 10,380 $86,900 13.7%
Materials Engineers 1,260 $98,160 13.5%
Mechanical Engineers 11,540 $87,470 13.3%
Nuclear Engineers 560 $112,000 3.6%
Engineers, All Other 3,180 $92,560 10.1%
Microbiologists 1,480 $71,280 15.5%
Biological Scientists, All Other 750 $88,430 12%
Physicists 1,320 $126,740 22%
Atmospheric and Space Scientists 510 $84,510 17.6%
Chemists 4,300 $76,750 12.3%
Materials Scientists 380 $107,790 10.5%
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 4,440 $73,600 20.9%
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 1,030 $71,050 19.4%
Physical Scientists, All Other 1,190 $97,370 10.1%
Economists 660 $101,740 12.1%
Historians 520 $28,920 9.6%
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other 6,090 $50,040 16.9%
Biochemists and Biophysicists 1,720 $56,360 18%
Survey Researchers 790 $74,760 1.3%
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other 2,980 $82,460 2.7%
Social Science Research Assistants 6,700 $44,230 2.5%
Sociologists 420 $62,680 11.9%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (New York) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Certified Electronics Technician Certification No Data 1,154 No Data