What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

212,200

Total High School CTE Concentrators

2,246

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Art Directors 670 $76,040 3%
Craft Artists 300 $34,360 6.7%
Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators 70 $0 14.3%
Multimedia Artists and Animators 350 $59,550 0%
Artists and Related Workers, All Other 130 $61,280 -15.4%
Commercial and Industrial Designers 320 $64,170 12.5%
Floral Designers 790 $23,150 -7.6%
Graphic Designers 2,050 $41,760 2.4%
Set and Exhibit Designers 70 $47,750 0%
Producers and Directors 660 $53,320 3%
Musicians and Singers 160 $0 6.3%
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other 110 $0 9.1%
Radio and Television Announcers 450 $24,980 -11.1%
Public Address System and Other Announcers 70 $0 14.3%
Broadcast News Analysts 270 $78,480 0%
Reporters and Correspondents 470 $31,160 -17%
Editors 750 $0 -4%
Technical Writers 700 $68,680 18.6%
Writers and Authors 680 $48,080 1.5%
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians 930 $28,710 8.6%
Broadcast Technicians 390 $31,180 0%
Sound Engineering Technicians 50 $29,110 0%
Photographers 1,460 $35,820 -20.5%
Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture 210 $48,350 4.8%
Film and Video Editors 120 $45,650 16.7%
Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other 130 $52,740 -7.7%
Desktop Publishers 100 $34,360 -20%
Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 4,200 $59,200 -12.1%
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 1,150 $38,720 -1.7%
Prepress Technicians and Workers 300 $32,810 -20%
Printing Press Operators 2,420 $28,950 -4.1%
Print Binding and Finishing Workers 310 $33,190 -9.7%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Alabama) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Adobe Certified Associate Software Moderately Undersupplied 1,133 793
PrintED/Skills USA - Introduction to Graphic Communication Certification Very Oversupplied 0 112
PrintED/Skills USA - Advertising and Design Certification Very Oversupplied 0 46
Adobe Certified Expert Software Very Undersupplied 1,133 0
Modeling and Simulation Certification Certification Supply meets demand 0 0