What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

225,400

Total High School CTE Concentrators

2,186

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
General and Operations Managers 34,240 $82,130 13.7%
Administrative Services Managers 3,270 $89,280 12.8%
Computer and Information Systems Managers 3,160 $117,420 14.2%
Industrial Production Managers 2,990 $112,140 10.7%
Purchasing Managers 850 $99,760 11.8%
Compensation and Benefits Managers 160 $99,900 6.3%
Human Resources Managers 1,710 $95,850 14%
Training and Development Managers 770 $94,480 13%
Managers, All Other 4,160 $98,620 8.2%
Human Resources Specialists 6,510 $52,630 11.7%
Labor Relations Specialists 840 $63,060 -6%
Management Analysts 8,830 $68,900 17.3%
Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 1,850 $36,860 14.6%
Fundraisers 1,630 $47,170 14.7%
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 880 $48,440 11.4%
Training and Development Specialists 4,380 $53,040 15.5%
Business Operations Specialists, All Other 4,350 $64,110 9.2%
Operations Research Analysts 930 $74,050 37.6%
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 27,330 $48,930 5.8%
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 1,700 $26,220 -17.1%
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 23,530 $35,630 2%
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 1,900 $39,600 2.6%
Procurement Clerks 1,240 $41,650 -1.6%
Customer Service Representatives 48,950 $30,030 10.2%
File Clerks 1,170 $29,200 -7.7%
Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan 2,360 $30,360 9.7%
Library Assistants, Clerical 1,080 $23,830 8.3%
New Accounts Clerks 310 $38,820 -3.2%
Order Clerks 1,120 $33,220 4.5%
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 1,690 $35,820 1.2%
Receptionists and Information Clerks 12,500 $27,080 11.6%
Information and Record Clerks, All Other 1,080 $42,190 7.4%
Postal Service Clerks 940 $50,500 1.1%
Postal Service Mail Carriers 4,660 $48,350 0.6%
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators 1,190 $57,400 -5%
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 9,510 $31,950 8.8%
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 27,220 $24,440 11.5%
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 4,540 $53,360 -14.3%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 42,190 $34,790 -4.4%
Computer Operators 530 $41,870 -18.9%
Data Entry Keyers 1,790 $28,690 -17.3%
Word Processors and Typists 540 $37,500 -31.5%
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 830 $29,570 -1.2%
Office Clerks, General 31,380 $26,820 3.3%
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer 340 $30,510 -11.8%
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 1,300 $33,410 12.3%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (South Carolina) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship - Entrepreneurship and Small Business Certification Very Oversupplied 0 97
IASSC - Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate Certification Very Undersupplied 166 62
Professional Communications Certification Certification Very Oversupplied 0 45
Certified Medical Administrative Assistant Certification Very Oversupplied 0 12