What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

134,600

Total High School CTE Concentrators

241

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Chief Executives 1,140 $105,160 -6.1%
General and Operations Managers 27,520 $59,800 7%
Administrative Services Managers 2,730 $69,620 7%
Computer and Information Systems Managers 1,170 $90,490 7.7%
Industrial Production Managers 1,980 $91,150 7.6%
Purchasing Managers 520 $88,310 7.7%
Compensation and Benefits Managers 50 $77,640 0%
Human Resources Managers 960 $83,000 8.3%
Training and Development Managers 160 $83,150 12.5%
Managers, All Other 2,380 $72,130 6.3%
Human Resources Specialists 2,800 $47,280 3.6%
Labor Relations Specialists 210 $64,120 -9.5%
Management Analysts 1,620 $64,520 8%
Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 320 $37,700 9.4%
Fundraisers 230 $48,750 13%
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 280 $47,310 3.6%
Training and Development Specialists 1,510 $53,040 7.9%
Business Operations Specialists, All Other 3,340 $62,570 4.2%
Operations Research Analysts 220 $71,500 27.3%
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 12,720 $42,660 0%
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 750 $24,730 -24%
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 13,560 $35,780 -3.9%
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 1,270 $37,920 -3.1%
Procurement Clerks 1,050 $41,030 -3.8%
Customer Service Representatives 18,290 $24,320 4.4%
File Clerks 900 $27,150 -14.4%
Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan 1,800 $28,310 0.6%
Library Assistants, Clerical 600 $21,260 6.7%
Order Clerks 620 $30,530 -3.2%
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 860 $37,220 -4.7%
Receptionists and Information Clerks 6,580 $25,510 0.2%
Information and Record Clerks, All Other 940 $41,360 2.1%
Meter Readers, Utilities 760 $29,560 -5.3%
Postal Service Clerks 820 $46,510 0%
Postal Service Mail Carriers 3,050 $48,130 0%
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators 330 $47,680 -6.1%
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 7,550 $28,400 3.3%
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 13,620 $23,230 5.2%
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 3,580 $35,770 -20.1%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 27,100 $30,720 -8.9%
Computer Operators 370 $39,700 -24.3%
Data Entry Keyers 1,170 $28,630 -23.1%
Word Processors and Typists 260 $25,220 -26.9%
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 440 $23,730 -6.8%
Office Clerks, General 18,030 $26,210 -3.9%
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer 130 $29,570 -15.4%
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 890 $36,700 6.7%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

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