What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

267,100

Total High School CTE Concentrators

2,167

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 1,880 $92,470 5.9%
Logisticians 2,600 $68,490 6.9%
Billing and Posting Clerks 10,380 $35,210 9.6%
Cargo and Freight Agents 1,810 $44,380 19.9%
Couriers and Messengers 1,190 $28,670 10.9%
Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 4,400 $40,540 2%
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators 280 $47,410 7.1%
Avionics Technicians 120 $69,480 0%
Automotive Body and Related Repairers 3,730 $44,670 5.4%
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers 200 $33,930 5%
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 17,890 $42,050 4.4%
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 5,510 $44,650 8.5%
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 2,760 $49,150 8%
Rail Car Repairers 720 $48,940 1.4%
Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians 360 $42,180 0%
Motorcycle Mechanics 430 $38,260 0%
Tire Repairers and Changers 3,090 $27,570 1.6%
Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 310 $48,260 -3.2%
Commercial Pilots 610 $86,990 4.9%
Air Traffic Controllers 250 $100,280 0%
Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 2,240 $37,070 10.7%
Bus Drivers, School or Special Client 11,280 $29,270 2%
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 45,610 $44,040 3.3%
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 16,810 $30,490 9.5%
Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs 4,630 $23,250 7.6%
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other 1,820 $26,650 14.3%
Locomotive Engineers 1,790 $67,360 -1.1%
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators 1,530 $61,270 -1.3%
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters 1,120 $63,780 -0.9%
Sailors and Marine Oilers 110 $47,840 0%
Parking Lot Attendants 2,160 $21,550 -1.9%
Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants 1,660 $24,530 13.3%
Transportation Workers, All Other 210 $24,940 0%
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 8,190 $34,110 6.3%
Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 8,460 $23,340 10.6%
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 47,980 $28,900 7%
Packers and Packagers, Hand 10,320 $24,610 -0.4%
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders 60 $45,870 16.7%
Material Moving Workers, All Other 130 $25,260 15.4%
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 1,810 $60,970 2.8%
Bicycle Repairers 150 $25,420 33.3%
Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment 290 $44,590 0%
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles 330 $30,520 -48.5%
Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians 330 $35,860 -6.1%
Airfield Operations Specialists 200 $36,460 10%
Bridge and Lock Tenders 40 $56,280 0%
Traffic Technicians 90 $45,790 0%
Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants 60 $31,160 16.7%
Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers 80 $33,280 12.5%
Signal and Track Switch Repairers 280 $60,200 0%
Ship Engineers 50 $91,760 -20%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Missouri) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Automotive Service Excellence Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 2,669 641
ICAR Intro to Collision Repair Certification Very Oversupplied 0 108
Commercial Driver's License License Very Undersupplied 26,132 0
EETC Certified Technician Certification Supply meets demand 1 0
FAA A&P Aviation and Maintenance Technician Certification Very Undersupplied 126 0
FAA Drone Simulator Pilot Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 23 0
FAA Private Pilot Certification Supply meets demand 3 0
FAA Small UAS Remote Pilot Airman Certification Very Undersupplied 12 0
Flagger Certification Certification Supply meets demand 0 0
ICAR Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 99 0