What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

45,100

Total High School CTE Concentrators

339

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 280 $113,060 3.6%
Logisticians 410 $80,170 12.2%
Billing and Posting Clerks 1,810 $38,980 6.6%
Couriers and Messengers 380 $33,210 5.3%
Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 460 $43,260 2.2%
Automotive Body and Related Repairers 800 $46,250 6.3%
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 2,780 $37,610 5.4%
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 610 $49,710 8.2%
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 350 $57,900 11.4%
Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians 170 $45,200 11.8%
Tire Repairers and Changers 140 $36,200 0%
Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 150 $37,610 13.3%
Bus Drivers, School or Special Client 1,830 $41,120 8.2%
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 3,670 $47,040 6.8%
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 4,320 $30,840 8.6%
Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs 1,030 $26,550 8.7%
Sailors and Marine Oilers 110 $0 9.1%
Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels 180 $0 5.6%
Parking Lot Attendants 880 $23,140 4.5%
Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants 280 $23,500 3.6%
Transportation Workers, All Other 50 $29,450 0%
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 1,350 $37,770 8.1%
Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 770 $24,600 13%
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 6,290 $28,070 7.6%
Packers and Packagers, Hand 1,860 $25,110 -0.5%
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 240 $55,420 16.7%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Rhode Island) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Automotive Service Excellence Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 397 85
Certified Automotive Information Specialist Certification Very Oversupplied 0 23
Commercial Driver's License License Very Undersupplied 2,101 0
FAA A&P Aviation and Maintenance Technician Certification Moderately Undersupplied 6 0
Flagger Certification Certification Supply meets demand 2 0
ICAR Certification Certification Moderately Undersupplied 9 0