What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

262,600

Total High School CTE Concentrators

2,676

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 1,010 $47,140 7.9%
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 3,050 $113,940 7.5%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 1,440 $119,670 7.6%
Education Administrators, All Other 1,720 $102,900 4.7%
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 3,350 $62,230 9.3%
Business Teachers, Postsecondary 690 $104,150 7.2%
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 440 $97,060 6.8%
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 450 $76,630 8.9%
Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary 50 $87,990 0%
Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 90 $88,630 0%
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 50 $133,800 20%
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 160 $81,830 6.3%
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 260 $100,430 7.7%
Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 180 $96,970 5.6%
Geography Teachers, Postsecondary 100 $88,150 0%
Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary 150 $86,840 6.7%
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 290 $77,960 6.9%
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary 150 $74,160 6.7%
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 680 $87,490 7.4%
Education Teachers, Postsecondary 590 $67,050 8.5%
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary 100 $72,350 10%
Law Teachers, Postsecondary 20 $143,960 50%
Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary 50 $89,360 0%
Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary 870 $69,790 6.9%
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 160 $65,600 6.3%
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 690 $70,160 8.7%
Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 190 $73,540 10.5%
History Teachers, Postsecondary 210 $73,690 4.8%
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary 200 $78,730 10%
Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 20 $60,230 0%
Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 60 $57,650 0%
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 780 $40,880 2.6%
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 9,150 $31,680 7.9%
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 1,250 $64,460 8%
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 13,680 $70,000 7.5%
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 7,680 $67,200 7.4%
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 10,640 $71,170 7.5%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 490 $72,920 8.2%
Special Education Teachers, Preschool 420 $57,810 9.5%
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 2,530 $61,730 7.5%
Special Education Teachers, Middle School 1,500 $72,000 7.3%
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 1,680 $69,510 7.7%
Special Education Teachers, All Other 950 $42,440 8.4%
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 660 $58,230 4.5%
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 4,090 $36,240 6.8%
Archivists 250 $63,020 4%
Curators 220 $63,240 4.5%
Museum Technicians and Conservators 520 $56,230 1.9%
Librarians 2,920 $69,900 5.1%
Library Technicians 1,580 $38,310 2.5%
Instructional Coordinators 3,660 $70,220 7.1%
Teacher Assistants 10,500 $29,550 7.6%
Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other 1,340 $53,780 6.7%
Coaches and Scouts 2,480 $34,040 7.3%
Interpreters and Translators 860 $71,280 7%
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary 500 $80,800 8%
Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary 90 $77,710 11.1%
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 110 $75,370 9.1%
Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other 120 $85,830 8.3%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School 130 $73,860 7.7%
Graduate Teaching Assistants 2,690 $46,680 7.4%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Maryland) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
ETS ParaPro Assessment CTE Assessment Very Undersupplied 1,339 105
Child Development Associate Credential Certification Very Undersupplied 306 54
ETS Praxis Assessment CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 19