What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

183,000

Total High School CTE Concentrators

2,737

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Construction Managers 4,730 $92,100 24.7%
Cost Estimators 2,950 $68,590 25.1%
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval 2,030 $75,190 10.3%
Landscape Architects 590 $55,470 13.6%
Surveyors 640 $66,790 15.6%
Civil Engineers 4,080 $85,860 15.9%
Architectural and Civil Drafters 1,190 $55,020 14.3%
Civil Engineering Technicians 860 $62,620 11.6%
Surveying and Mapping Technicians 810 $54,630 14.8%
Interior Designers 770 $52,600 20.8%
First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers 1,550 $48,350 13.5%
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 14,650 $32,110 14.4%
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 5,810 $70,180 23.8%
Boilermakers 390 $61,860 10.3%
Brickmasons and Blockmasons 650 $53,150 32.3%
Stonemasons 50 $39,780 40%
Carpenters 19,630 $45,590 27.1%
Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles 470 $36,340 29.8%
Tile and Marble Setters 1,250 $49,070 24%
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 2,430 $46,740 30.9%
Construction Laborers 15,460 $38,010 23.1%
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 510 $64,830 25.5%
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 3,660 $54,290 19.1%
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 1,190 $56,350 21%
Electricians 8,240 $70,970 12.6%
Glaziers 790 $47,480 32.9%
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall 440 $38,620 18.2%
Insulation Workers, Mechanical 470 $91,020 21.3%
Painters, Construction and Maintenance 7,290 $35,550 26.5%
Pipelayers 480 $50,820 6.3%
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 6,130 $73,120 19.7%
Roofers 3,490 $37,950 30.9%
Sheet Metal Workers 2,480 $51,720 18.5%
Structural Iron and Steel Workers 660 $69,950 30.3%
Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters 530 $37,940 34%
Helpers--Carpenters 510 $34,490 25.5%
Helpers--Electricians 370 $33,710 10.8%
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 200 $31,770 20%
Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other 270 $33,700 22.2%
Elevator Installers and Repairers 30 $105,980 0%
Fence Erectors 510 $31,510 23.5%
Highway Maintenance Workers 1,690 $51,350 10.1%
Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas 110 $52,540 9.1%
Helpers--Extraction Workers 50 $33,710 20%
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door 640 $57,160 6.3%
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 2,720 $46,970 20.2%
Millwrights 850 $59,460 15.3%
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 950 $94,730 3.2%
Riggers 190 $66,250 10.5%
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 1,430 $28,730 13.3%
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 1,870 $42,070 -8%
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 470 $60,660 8.5%
Conveyor Operators and Tenders 340 $40,390 5.9%
Crane and Tower Operators 560 $69,560 17.9%
Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators 1,090 $47,950 14.7%
Hoist and Winch Operators 90 $46,590 0%
Carpet Installers 600 $45,460 23.3%
Pile-Driver Operators 70 $71,210 28.6%
Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers 90 $79,310 33.3%
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 380 $48,690 13.2%
Mechanical Door Repairers 140 $42,260 35.7%
Tapers 550 $71,460 21.8%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

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Credential (Oregon) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Autodesk Certified User Software Very Undersupplied 1,480 51
Oregon Construction Pre-Apprenticeship Certification Supply meets demand 20 25
AWS Certified Welder Certification Very Undersupplied 644 6
Autodesk Certified Professional Software Very Undersupplied 1,480 0
Brainbench AutoCAD Certification Software Very Undersupplied 1,174 0
EPA HVAC Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 150 0
EPA Section 608 Technician Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 10 0
EPA Section 609 Technician Certification Certification Supply meets demand 1 0
Electrician License License Very Undersupplied 4,423 0
Ladder Safety Training Certification Very Undersupplied 57 0
NATE Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 108 0
NCCER - Electrical Certification Supply meets demand 0 0
NCCER - Welding Certification Supply meets demand 0 0
Plumber License License Very Undersupplied 1,558 0