What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

476,700

Total High School CTE Concentrators

5,239

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 2,650 $103,540 6.8%
Logisticians 7,750 $78,420 7.4%
Billing and Posting Clerks 15,640 $36,950 14.9%
Cargo and Freight Agents 1,790 $41,490 12.3%
Couriers and Messengers 2,640 $27,230 8.7%
Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 5,290 $39,800 1.1%
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators 120 $53,140 8.3%
Automotive Body and Related Repairers 5,460 $42,950 8.2%
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 23,530 $38,630 5.7%
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 8,170 $45,090 10.9%
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 2,750 $50,380 6.2%
Rail Car Repairers 270 $56,440 3.7%
Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians 1,130 $38,340 -2.7%
Motorcycle Mechanics 540 $33,730 -1.9%
Tire Repairers and Changers 3,280 $31,110 -1.5%
Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 180 $41,770 5.6%
Commercial Pilots 1,150 $75,600 2.6%
Air Traffic Controllers 620 $99,360 -3.2%
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians 400 $25,640 20%
Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 4,060 $33,620 16.3%
Bus Drivers, School or Special Client 12,610 $34,450 11.7%
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 57,170 $41,360 9.7%
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 29,930 $31,720 5.7%
Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs 6,600 $23,220 9.1%
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other 1,650 $22,100 9.1%
Locomotive Engineers 460 $61,070 -2.2%
Rail Yard Engineers, Dinkey Operators, and Hostlers 150 $38,440 0%
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters 530 $61,120 -1.9%
Sailors and Marine Oilers 310 $54,170 9.7%
Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels 360 $51,850 5.6%
Parking Lot Attendants 3,180 $21,100 4.7%
Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants 3,380 $22,200 8.9%
Transportation Workers, All Other 340 $34,440 11.8%
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 16,910 $35,370 6.9%
Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 9,770 $22,700 10.7%
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 72,760 $29,380 7.1%
Packers and Packagers, Hand 24,180 $23,710 6%
Material Moving Workers, All Other 230 $51,130 8.7%
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 2,730 $54,020 3.7%
Bicycle Repairers 550 $25,450 16.4%
Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment 140 $59,970 7.1%
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles 330 $33,900 -27.3%
Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians 400 $33,950 -2.5%
Airfield Operations Specialists 290 $54,510 3.4%
Bridge and Lock Tenders 110 $41,220 0%
Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants 520 $23,500 26.9%
Wellhead Pumpers 180 $42,850 -5.6%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Michigan) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Automotive Service Excellence Certification Certification No Data 5,282 No Data
Commercial Driver's License License No Data 39,915 No Data
EETC Certified Technician Certification No Data 33 No Data
FAA A&P Aviation and Maintenance Technician Certification No Data 101 No Data
FAA Drone Simulator Pilot Certification Certification No Data 13 No Data
FAA Remote Pilot Certificate Certification No Data 6 No Data
FAA Small UAS Remote Pilot Airman Certification No Data 7 No Data
Flagger Certification Certification No Data 9 No Data
ICAR Certification Certification No Data 120 No Data