What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

29,900

Total High School CTE Concentrators

215

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Construction Managers 1,100 $89,730 10.9%
Cost Estimators 610 $64,220 9.8%
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval 300 $72,720 13.3%
Landscape Architects 50 $62,060 20%
Surveyors 370 $75,700 24.3%
Civil Engineers 1,220 $78,820 20.5%
Architectural and Civil Drafters 320 $56,180 18.8%
Civil Engineering Technicians 500 $55,520 20%
Surveying and Mapping Technicians 200 $50,850 25%
Interior Designers 200 $46,140 10%
First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers 440 $59,570 13.6%
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 2,830 $32,090 14.8%
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 3,690 $66,680 18.7%
Brickmasons and Blockmasons 250 $54,120 8%
Carpenters 3,080 $40,760 6.2%
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 1,200 $48,490 5.8%
Construction Laborers 5,720 $40,560 4.2%
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 400 $51,840 7.5%
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 3,430 $55,150 4.1%
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 320 $48,000 -3.1%
Electricians 3,830 $60,520 7.3%
Glaziers 200 $40,810 10%
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall 270 $42,500 -3.7%
Insulation Workers, Mechanical 250 $39,980 4%
Painters, Construction and Maintenance 910 $42,400 2.2%
Pipelayers 420 $54,630 19%
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 1,740 $54,410 17.2%
Roofers 290 $41,530 6.9%
Sheet Metal Workers 400 $49,240 7.5%
Structural Iron and Steel Workers 220 $47,810 4.5%
Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters 100 $41,740 10%
Helpers--Electricians 40 $38,050 0%
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 180 $29,780 22.2%
Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other 110 $35,670 18.2%
Fence Erectors 50 $45,120 0%
Highway Maintenance Workers 1,260 $46,590 7.9%
Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas 850 $64,350 60%
Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining 740 $55,440 55.4%
Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas 240 $45,450 12.5%
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas 2,640 $54,420 59.5%
Helpers--Extraction Workers 180 $43,880 50%
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door 160 $82,140 6.3%
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 1,000 $52,760 13%
Millwrights 160 $51,160 12.5%
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 890 $92,010 3.4%
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 490 $36,220 28.6%
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 60 $39,490 0%
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 190 $51,820 5.3%
Conveyor Operators and Tenders 300 $36,910 -3.3%
Crane and Tower Operators 230 $61,660 21.7%
Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators 470 $59,060 2.1%
Carpet Installers 180 $33,860 5.6%
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 50 $45,000 0%
Extraction Workers, All Other 560 $60,820 60.7%
Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas 610 $59,960 63.9%
Mining Machine Operators, All Other 80 $0 50%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (North Dakota) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
AWS Certified Welder Certification No Data 121 No Data
Autodesk Certified Professional Software No Data 182 No Data
Autodesk Certified User Software No Data 182 No Data
Brainbench AutoCAD Certification Software No Data 162 No Data
EPA HVAC Certification Certification No Data 20 No Data
EPA Section 608 Technician Certification Certification No Data 4 No Data
Electrician License License No Data 1,628 No Data
Plumber License License No Data 900 No Data
S/P2 - Construction Certification No Data 4 No Data