What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

522,500

Total High School CTE Concentrators

8,231

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Art Directors 1,080 $96,810 7.4%
Craft Artists 360 $52,080 16.7%
Multimedia Artists and Animators 2,230 $57,020 20.6%
Artists and Related Workers, All Other 690 $100,780 5.8%
Commercial and Industrial Designers 720 $57,820 13.9%
Floral Designers 1,410 $26,080 -11.3%
Graphic Designers 7,410 $49,440 8.4%
Set and Exhibit Designers 700 $55,280 38.6%
Producers and Directors 4,170 $73,470 30.7%
Musicians and Singers 1,070 $0 9.3%
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other 170 $0 17.6%
Radio and Television Announcers 850 $35,340 -7.1%
Reporters and Correspondents 1,050 $45,140 -17.1%
Editors 2,660 $55,830 1.1%
Technical Writers 950 $74,130 16.8%
Writers and Authors 1,730 $56,420 8.1%
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians 2,280 $41,560 21.5%
Broadcast Technicians 860 $44,340 10.5%
Sound Engineering Technicians 560 $59,450 17.9%
Photographers 3,510 $36,670 -12%
Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture 470 $58,480 31.9%
Film and Video Editors 860 $52,420 44.2%
Desktop Publishers 370 $50,650 -13.5%
Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 9,710 $49,660 -11.4%
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 2,600 $41,180 -2.7%
Prepress Technicians and Workers 750 $38,990 -8%
Printing Press Operators 5,990 $32,110 0%
Print Binding and Finishing Workers 1,040 $33,590 0%
Designers, All Other 250 $62,440 20%
Actors 1,980 $0 31.3%
Media and Communication Workers, All Other 590 $64,940 25.4%
Costume Attendants 220 $37,090 45.5%
Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes 230 $54,870 17.4%
Music Directors and Composers 700 $64,700 5.7%
Proofreaders and Copy Markers 230 $27,190 0%
Choreographers 110 $48,950 9.1%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Georgia) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
NOCTI Job Ready Assessment - Television Production CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 1,256
PrintED/Skills USA - Advertising and Design Certification Very Oversupplied 0 643
Adobe Certified Associate Software Very Undersupplied 5,480 521
Career Essentials - Television Video Production CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 444
NOCTI Job Ready Assessment - Visual Communications and Interactive Media Design CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 378
Career Essentials - Graphic Communications Examination CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 97
Unity Certified Programmer Certification Very Oversupplied 0 76
NOCTI Job Ready Assessment - Graphic Production Technology CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 62
Adobe Certified Expert Software Very Undersupplied 5,480 0
Apple Certified Support Professional Certification Supply meets demand 2 0
Avid Certified User - Media Composer Software Supply meets demand 3 0