What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

143,800

Total High School CTE Concentrators

484

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Chief Executives 6,100 $149,880 -4.8%
General and Operations Managers 20,170 $80,860 7.4%
Administrative Services Managers 2,640 $84,800 10.6%
Computer and Information Systems Managers 3,020 $117,160 13.9%
Industrial Production Managers 1,840 $93,840 -2.2%
Purchasing Managers 740 $97,200 9.5%
Compensation and Benefits Managers 130 $102,910 7.7%
Human Resources Managers 1,230 $96,890 10.6%
Training and Development Managers 230 $96,050 13%
Managers, All Other 8,130 $96,210 10.8%
Human Resources Specialists 5,000 $57,900 6%
Labor Relations Specialists 720 $48,620 -8.3%
Management Analysts 5,400 $69,170 10%
Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 950 $40,190 6.3%
Fundraisers 900 $56,630 13.3%
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 460 $59,660 8.7%
Training and Development Specialists 3,470 $55,410 17.9%
Business Operations Specialists, All Other 8,510 $69,560 5.8%
Operations Research Analysts 1,110 $83,750 25.2%
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 13,950 $50,840 1.6%
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 1,280 $27,910 -17.2%
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 17,090 $35,250 -2.6%
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 2,080 $43,850 -1.4%
Procurement Clerks 630 $39,690 -3.2%
Correspondence Clerks 140 $35,990 7.1%
Customer Service Representatives 30,090 $32,960 5.8%
File Clerks 1,110 $27,720 -11.7%
Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan 2,740 $30,420 4.4%
Library Assistants, Clerical 1,120 $24,090 7.1%
New Accounts Clerks 1,020 $30,190 -3.9%
Order Clerks 1,380 $31,640 -3.6%
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 1,210 $38,470 -5%
Receptionists and Information Clerks 9,510 $27,050 0.5%
Information and Record Clerks, All Other 1,530 $39,690 3.3%
Meter Readers, Utilities 530 $39,620 -3.8%
Postal Service Clerks 1,240 $46,500 -8.9%
Postal Service Mail Carriers 3,350 $46,530 -8.4%
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators 800 $56,790 -13.8%
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 4,870 $32,240 5.1%
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 20,700 $25,160 5.8%
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 8,780 $49,680 -18.3%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 30,620 $33,140 -7.7%
Computer Operators 790 $48,260 -20.3%
Data Entry Keyers 2,060 $30,810 -20.9%
Word Processors and Typists 120 $38,410 -33.3%
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 980 $26,910 -5.1%
Office Clerks, General 25,410 $28,360 -2.2%
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer 750 $30,660 -17.3%
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 2,160 $43,670 17.1%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

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