What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

38,000

Total High School CTE Concentrators

678

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 140 $88,820 7.1%
Logisticians 110 $69,370 9.1%
Billing and Posting Clerks 840 $30,540 10.7%
Cargo and Freight Agents 330 $53,480 12.1%
Couriers and Messengers 200 $24,440 10%
Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 600 $33,510 1.7%
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators 90 $48,550 0%
Automotive Body and Related Repairers 710 $38,430 7%
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 2,360 $39,720 6.4%
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 1,020 $42,430 10.8%
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 550 $49,580 7.3%
Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians 80 $38,830 12.5%
Motorcycle Mechanics 140 $31,690 21.4%
Tire Repairers and Changers 300 $28,420 6.7%
Commercial Pilots 340 $60,520 8.8%
Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 440 $32,830 6.8%
Bus Drivers, School or Special Client 1,330 $28,960 -0.8%
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 8,600 $39,600 7.7%
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 2,820 $30,900 8.9%
Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs 900 $25,270 13.3%
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters 200 $62,720 0%
Parking Lot Attendants 140 $24,380 7.1%
Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants 600 $25,800 11.7%
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 1,070 $34,560 10.3%
Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 1,290 $23,410 11.6%
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 7,210 $27,320 10.1%
Packers and Packagers, Hand 2,250 $24,830 -0.9%
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 350 $52,110 14.3%
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles 50 $38,150 -20%
Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians 90 $28,920 11.1%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (South Dakota) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Automotive Service Excellence Certification Certification No Data 219 No Data
Commercial Driver's License License No Data 3,654 No Data
FAA A&P Aviation and Maintenance Technician Certification No Data 1 No Data
FAA Drone Simulator Pilot Certification Certification No Data 0 No Data
Flagger Certification Certification No Data 54 No Data
ICAR Certification Certification No Data 10 No Data