What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

543,826

Total High School CTE Concentrators

640

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Chief Executives 12,200 $208,000 -7%
General and Operations Managers 72,410 $112,620 7.3%
Administrative Services Managers 7,150 $99,540 8.8%
Computer and Information Systems Managers 12,570 $139,180 9.8%
Industrial Production Managers 5,950 $102,380 2.5%
Purchasing Managers 2,000 $120,290 6%
Compensation and Benefits Managers 540 $131,690 5.6%
Human Resources Managers 4,250 $117,790 8.5%
Training and Development Managers 990 $116,250 7.1%
Managers, All Other 23,020 $116,820 2.9%
Human Resources Specialists 23,060 $62,800 7.6%
Labor Relations Specialists 5,100 $66,130 -7.3%
Management Analysts 27,860 $81,560 11.4%
Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 3,570 $45,160 7.6%
Fundraisers 3,070 $59,200 9.1%
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 3,330 $67,720 9%
Training and Development Specialists 10,580 $61,510 9%
Business Operations Specialists, All Other 16,790 $76,930 5.8%
Operations Research Analysts 2,640 $82,080 25.4%
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 65,200 $57,450 0.3%
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 4,090 $29,170 -20.3%
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 65,800 $39,270 -2.8%
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 7,190 $43,300 -2.4%
Procurement Clerks 3,050 $41,910 -4.3%
Correspondence Clerks 510 $40,710 2%
Customer Service Representatives 116,990 $34,780 2.1%
File Clerks 4,590 $30,840 -12.4%
Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan 9,840 $33,800 2.2%
Library Assistants, Clerical 5,260 $22,880 3%
New Accounts Clerks 1,370 $36,240 -8.8%
Order Clerks 6,730 $32,790 -1.9%
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 5,650 $39,610 -3.4%
Receptionists and Information Clerks 39,910 $27,920 4.8%
Information and Record Clerks, All Other 2,980 $44,660 4.7%
Meter Readers, Utilities 1,340 $54,940 -3%
Postal Service Clerks 3,810 $47,500 -16.3%
Postal Service Mail Carriers 13,860 $54,030 -16.2%
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators 5,390 $58,770 -20.2%
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 24,360 $34,760 1.6%
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 89,530 $24,130 3%
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 21,860 $57,640 -18.2%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 109,930 $35,300 -8.4%
Computer Operators 2,240 $43,800 -23.2%
Data Entry Keyers 9,270 $32,040 -23%
Word Processors and Typists 7,970 $36,450 -35%
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 4,840 $29,850 -8.5%
Office Clerks, General 147,470 $33,720 -2.8%
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer 1,990 $32,890 -19.1%
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 4,560 $32,890 6.6%
Telephone Operators 630 $37,380 -27%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

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Demanded Earned
ASK Assessment of Skills and Knowledge for Business Certification Supply meets demand 0 5
Certified Billing and Coding Specialist Certification Supply meets demand 0 5
Certified Medical Administrative Assistant Certification Supply meets demand 0 5
IASSC - Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate Certification Very Undersupplied 361 0
Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship - Entrepreneurship and Small Business Certification Supply meets demand 3 0