What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

262,400

Total High School CTE Concentrators

238

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Architectural and Engineering Managers 3,620 $118,480 10.5%
Statisticians 320 $78,050 43.8%
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists 200 $61,980 15%
Aerospace Engineers 80 $81,010 62.5%
Chemical Engineers 630 $87,960 22.2%
Computer Hardware Engineers 690 $86,570 10.1%
Electrical Engineers 4,600 $82,680 23.5%
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 1,480 $74,570 18.2%
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 490 $66,060 10.2%
Industrial Engineers 8,420 $75,370 16.2%
Materials Engineers 580 $75,280 3.4%
Mechanical Engineers 9,570 $76,140 9.8%
Engineers, All Other 2,130 $83,640 9.9%
Microbiologists 330 $59,000 12.1%
Biological Scientists, All Other 510 $70,540 13.7%
Conservation Scientists 940 $64,380 9.6%
Physicists 320 $154,070 15.6%
Atmospheric and Space Scientists 100 $95,980 10%
Chemists 2,360 $69,810 21.6%
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 1,180 $56,990 12.7%
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 200 $73,140 10%
Physical Scientists, All Other 160 $75,640 12.5%
Economists 300 $69,060 13.3%
Anthropologists and Archeologists 100 $52,110 30%
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other 980 $50,260 8.2%
Biochemists and Biophysicists 590 $75,810 23.7%
Survey Researchers 70 $45,890 0%
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other 260 $69,380 7.7%
Social Science Research Assistants 380 $43,830 10.5%
Hydrologists 170 $61,460 5.9%
Sociologists 270 $75,860 22.2%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Wisconsin) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Wisconsin Youth Apprenticeship - Engineering & Technology Certification Very Oversupplied 0 63
Wisconsin Youth Apprenticeship - Science & Math Certification Very Oversupplied 0 22
Certified Electronics Technician Certification Very Undersupplied 35 0