What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

143,100

Total High School CTE Concentrators

51

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 560 $37,750 17.9%
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 2,260 $78,810 9.7%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 1,310 $84,040 9.9%
Education Administrators, All Other 210 $68,330 9.5%
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 2,110 $54,600 13.3%
Business Teachers, Postsecondary 730 $59,220 17.8%
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 280 $52,450 10.7%
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 450 $50,400 13.3%
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 330 $90,990 12.1%
Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 150 $81,000 6.7%
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 90 $61,340 11.1%
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 190 $67,360 5.3%
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 120 $77,870 8.3%
Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 110 $94,520 9.1%
Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary 150 $72,800 6.7%
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 330 $59,370 15.2%
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary 130 $68,720 7.7%
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 2,620 $112,810 26%
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 540 $51,480 27.8%
Education Teachers, Postsecondary 500 $57,090 10%
Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary 40 $58,490 25%
Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary 800 $53,840 11.3%
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 240 $50,360 12.5%
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 610 $50,990 13.1%
Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 230 $52,830 8.7%
History Teachers, Postsecondary 190 $58,760 10.5%
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary 210 $66,640 9.5%
Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 150 $48,610 13.3%
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 1,180 $46,500 6.8%
Postsecondary Teachers, All Other 1,670 $56,740 11.4%
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 3,250 $30,390 15.4%
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 1,690 $45,870 8.9%
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 11,880 $47,590 9%
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 5,670 $48,330 9.2%
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 9,680 $50,760 9.1%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 1,100 $53,780 8.2%
Special Education Teachers, Preschool 620 $46,040 21%
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 1,000 $48,860 9%
Special Education Teachers, Middle School 590 $49,580 8.5%
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 1,250 $50,880 9.6%
Special Education Teachers, All Other 130 $24,520 15.4%
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 780 $30,190 12.8%
Archivists 50 $46,750 20%
Curators 70 $46,330 14.3%
Museum Technicians and Conservators 80 $35,410 12.5%
Librarians 1,550 $53,810 9%
Library Technicians 370 $23,910 10.8%
Instructional Coordinators 1,550 $57,840 11%
Teacher Assistants 10,100 $19,440 11.3%
Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other 460 $48,440 10.9%
Coaches and Scouts 1,610 $32,800 11.2%
Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists 70 $41,530 14.3%
Farm and Home Management Advisors 280 $51,030 14.3%
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary 470 $60,750 17%
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 80 $115,590 12.5%
Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other 120 $53,540 8.3%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School 90 $48,750 11.1%
Graduate Teaching Assistants 1,270 $19,330 6.3%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Arkansas) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
ETS ParaPro Assessment CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 44 155
ETS Praxis Assessment CTE Assessment Supply meets demand 0 5
Child Development Associate Credential Certification Very Undersupplied 104 0