What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

42,400

Total High School CTE Concentrators

1,356

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Construction Managers 850 $82,990 8.2%
Cost Estimators 1,030 $57,390 16.5%
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval 630 $0 6.3%
Landscape Architects 60 $54,440 0%
Surveyors 330 $64,140 12.1%
Civil Engineers 1,490 $74,260 13.4%
Architectural and Civil Drafters 520 $45,940 13.5%
Civil Engineering Technicians 330 $44,840 9.1%
Surveying and Mapping Technicians 310 $45,450 9.7%
Interior Designers 100 $58,220 0%
First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers 600 $52,710 6.7%
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 4,780 $28,940 9.6%
Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other 100 $37,000 10%
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 3,520 $63,400 12.8%
Boilermakers 130 $72,520 15.4%
Brickmasons and Blockmasons 370 $45,710 18.9%
Carpenters 6,500 $41,950 8%
Tile and Marble Setters 260 $37,240 15.4%
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 470 $43,530 23.4%
Construction Laborers 5,660 $36,660 11.1%
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 280 $49,530 7.1%
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 3,160 $49,190 8.9%
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 360 $38,020 5.6%
Electricians 2,420 $58,280 16.5%
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall 170 $37,480 11.8%
Insulation Workers, Mechanical 70 $66,480 14.3%
Painters, Construction and Maintenance 1,490 $37,290 8.1%
Pipelayers 140 $47,350 14.3%
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 2,380 $59,850 19.3%
Roofers 540 $35,620 20.4%
Sheet Metal Workers 680 $52,680 19.1%
Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters 140 $25,940 28.6%
Helpers--Carpenters 80 $35,330 12.5%
Helpers--Electricians 70 $31,630 28.6%
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 160 $34,870 37.5%
Fence Erectors 440 $33,740 22.7%
Highway Maintenance Workers 1,000 $44,740 7%
Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining 300 $56,490 6.7%
Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas 120 $50,010 8.3%
Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators 160 $0 0%
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas 310 $51,900 6.5%
Helpers--Extraction Workers 40 $30,230 0%
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door 70 $74,340 14.3%
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 810 $43,760 22.2%
Millwrights 180 $43,740 5.6%
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 740 $88,920 -5.4%
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers 70 $37,320 -14.3%
Riggers 50 $53,500 20%
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 200 $27,440 15%
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 70 $39,400 0%
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 220 $48,490 0%
Conveyor Operators and Tenders 160 $37,970 6.3%
Crane and Tower Operators 150 $66,080 13.3%
Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators 200 $49,860 0%
Plasterers and Stucco Masons 90 $33,640 11.1%
Carpet Installers 170 $25,850 11.8%
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 240 $35,160 16.7%
Continuous Mining Machine Operators 120 $68,580 0%
Rock Splitters, Quarry 170 $31,250 0%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Montana) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
AWS Certified Welder Certification No Data 89 No Data
Autodesk Certified Professional Software No Data 167 No Data
Autodesk Certified User Software No Data 167 No Data
Brainbench AutoCAD Certification Software No Data 150 No Data
EPA HVAC Certification Certification No Data 38 No Data
EPA Section 608 Technician Certification Certification No Data 3 No Data
Electrician License License No Data 1,291 No Data
LEED Green Associate Certification No Data 3 No Data
NATE Certification Certification No Data 9 No Data
Plumber License License No Data 946 No Data