What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

199,200

Total High School CTE Concentrators

5,564

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
General and Operations Managers 27,840 $70,330 7.5%
Administrative Services Managers 2,570 $70,760 10.1%
Computer and Information Systems Managers 2,480 $113,960 14.5%
Industrial Production Managers 4,090 $90,690 4.6%
Purchasing Managers 970 $108,000 6.2%
Compensation and Benefits Managers 140 $93,340 0%
Human Resources Managers 1,530 $88,090 7.8%
Training and Development Managers 430 $100,540 9.3%
Managers, All Other 8,580 $89,310 9%
Human Resources Specialists 6,600 $54,570 6.1%
Labor Relations Specialists 5,090 $57,870 -10%
Management Analysts 4,300 $67,130 14.9%
Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 920 $36,480 9.8%
Fundraisers 1,020 $48,120 15.7%
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 720 $52,520 8.3%
Training and Development Specialists 3,250 $50,190 12.3%
Business Operations Specialists, All Other 9,170 $62,810 8.8%
Operations Research Analysts 950 $63,890 28.4%
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 20,760 $46,440 2.5%
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 1,810 $23,020 -14.4%
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 23,500 $36,450 -1.8%
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 2,240 $40,570 0%
Procurement Clerks 730 $43,440 -6.8%
Customer Service Representatives 35,460 $29,560 7.1%
File Clerks 1,420 $27,400 -4.9%
Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan 4,300 $30,640 7%
Library Assistants, Clerical 1,580 $25,040 7.6%
New Accounts Clerks 770 $34,840 -1.3%
Order Clerks 2,040 $27,220 14.2%
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 1,870 $42,790 -1.6%
Receptionists and Information Clerks 15,630 $26,810 8.7%
Information and Record Clerks, All Other 2,130 $38,920 7%
Meter Readers, Utilities 770 $34,460 -3.9%
Postal Service Clerks 1,370 $46,630 -10.9%
Postal Service Mail Carriers 4,840 $50,240 -11.2%
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators 990 $58,760 -16.2%
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 8,830 $33,050 3.1%
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 28,070 $24,140 3.8%
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 5,520 $46,620 -18.5%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 30,350 $32,030 -7.3%
Computer Operators 400 $46,260 -20%
Data Entry Keyers 1,770 $28,770 -8.5%
Word Processors and Typists 190 $38,800 -36.8%
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 1,190 $30,380 -6.7%
Office Clerks, General 24,030 $27,270 -2.3%
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer 800 $28,840 0%
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 3,330 $34,430 13.2%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Kentucky) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
ASK Fundamental Business Concepts Certification Very Oversupplied 0 217
NOCTI Pathway Assessment - General Management CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 122
Certified Medical Administrative Assistant Certification Very Oversupplied 0 26
IASSC - Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate Certification Very Undersupplied 150 0
Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship - Entrepreneurship and Small Business Certification Supply meets demand 0 0