What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

841,400

Total High School CTE Concentrators

5,869

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Art Directors 11,000 $108,470 7.6%
Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators 2,300 $0 10%
Multimedia Artists and Animators 4,430 $79,630 7.4%
Artists and Related Workers, All Other 660 $68,200 9.1%
Commercial and Industrial Designers 3,330 $68,520 8.4%
Floral Designers 3,140 $30,180 -8%
Graphic Designers 24,470 $59,840 7.7%
Set and Exhibit Designers 2,370 $67,900 13.1%
Producers and Directors 24,450 $96,590 12.5%
Musicians and Singers 11,320 $0 12.8%
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other 1,190 $0 12.6%
Radio and Television Announcers 2,760 $39,710 -0.7%
Reporters and Correspondents 4,180 $62,140 -4.1%
Editors 21,080 $70,200 0.8%
Technical Writers 2,510 $72,360 10.8%
Writers and Authors 11,810 $73,480 11.9%
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians 7,610 $51,840 15.5%
Broadcast Technicians 4,190 $52,580 -4.3%
Sound Engineering Technicians 2,160 $68,430 2.3%
Photographers 9,420 $43,210 -5.7%
Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture 1,820 $80,570 4.9%
Film and Video Editors 5,050 $76,580 14.1%
Desktop Publishers 820 $51,160 -8.5%
Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 13,400 $75,010 -6%
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 11,090 $83,530 0.3%
Prepress Technicians and Workers 2,180 $41,780 -22%
Printing Press Operators 9,500 $38,190 -14.6%
Print Binding and Finishing Workers 1,770 $33,420 -20.9%
Dancers 1,150 $0 9.6%
Media and Communication Workers, All Other 1,500 $50,910 6%
Costume Attendants 1,350 $59,200 11.1%
Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance 860 $64,760 12.8%
Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes 3,320 $77,740 9.9%
Fashion Designers 7,820 $79,110 2.9%
Music Directors and Composers 5,400 $53,020 11.1%
Proofreaders and Copy Markers 1,550 $46,290 4.5%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

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Apple Certified Support Professional Certification No Data 14 No Data
Avid Certified User - Media Composer Software No Data 186 No Data
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