What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

143,800

Total High School CTE Concentrators

3,412

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Art Directors 850 $72,070 8.2%
Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators 150 $53,500 0%
Multimedia Artists and Animators 250 $62,740 4%
Commercial and Industrial Designers 220 $61,720 0%
Floral Designers 650 $23,800 -15.4%
Graphic Designers 2,530 $43,910 -0.8%
Producers and Directors 660 $47,040 3%
Musicians and Singers 230 $0 8.7%
Radio and Television Announcers 620 $26,610 -22.6%
Reporters and Correspondents 550 $34,970 -18.2%
Editors 810 $46,640 -7.4%
Technical Writers 570 $59,970 12.3%
Writers and Authors 860 $51,520 -3.5%
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians 440 $44,710 6.8%
Broadcast Technicians 210 $33,420 -14.3%
Photographers 1,330 $33,640 -24.1%
Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture 110 $44,510 0%
Film and Video Editors 70 $43,470 0%
Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other 60 $78,760 0%
Desktop Publishers 280 $31,290 -21.4%
Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 1,820 $51,530 -32.4%
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 1,370 $63,100 -21.9%
Prepress Technicians and Workers 560 $31,000 -33.9%
Printing Press Operators 2,840 $33,380 -21.5%
Print Binding and Finishing Workers 1,060 $27,420 -15.1%
Music Directors and Composers 340 $51,250 -2.9%
Proofreaders and Copy Markers 100 $30,330 -10%
Choreographers 230 $37,690 -4.3%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Kansas) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Adobe Certified Associate Software Very Undersupplied 1,449 0
Adobe Certified Expert Software Very Undersupplied 1,449 0
Career Essentials - Television Video Production CTE Assessment Supply meets demand 2 0