What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

476,700

Total High School CTE Concentrators

1,517

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 1,240 $48,010 11.3%
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 6,130 $93,530 6.4%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 7,130 $98,670 10.7%
Education Administrators, All Other 730 $67,500 11%
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 7,030 $53,120 15.2%
Business Teachers, Postsecondary 2,220 $93,440 15.3%
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 810 $96,920 6.2%
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 1,610 $83,990 9.3%
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 1,520 $100,320 15.1%
Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 250 $112,110 8%
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 160 $86,450 12.5%
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 500 $87,200 10%
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 500 $93,740 10%
Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary 180 $78,120 11.1%
Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 230 $103,650 8.7%
Geography Teachers, Postsecondary 160 $80,080 6.3%
Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary 390 $90,930 12.8%
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 880 $86,780 13.6%
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary 600 $81,000 8.3%
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 6,650 $116,590 25.4%
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 1,220 $83,160 23%
Education Teachers, Postsecondary 1,270 $72,650 13.4%
Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary 100 $85,790 10%
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary 420 $65,950 9.5%
Law Teachers, Postsecondary 260 $72,680 15.4%
Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary 430 $64,100 9.3%
Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary 2,600 $72,390 11.9%
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 910 $70,980 11%
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 2,040 $73,650 9.8%
Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 760 $72,870 10.5%
History Teachers, Postsecondary 510 $76,050 9.8%
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary 740 $77,370 12.2%
Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 430 $0 9.3%
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 3,130 $55,710 0.6%
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 8,250 $31,390 12.1%
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 2,430 $58,930 8.6%
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 36,540 $63,480 5.6%
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 14,240 $65,950 5.8%
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 19,440 $62,040 5.8%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 1,400 $66,860 5%
Special Education Teachers, Preschool 400 $66,770 7.5%
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 2,720 $66,240 5.1%
Special Education Teachers, Middle School 1,210 $60,400 5%
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 2,130 $63,180 5.6%
Special Education Teachers, All Other 1,060 $69,370 7.5%
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 1,140 $46,200 -5.3%
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 7,120 $33,370 14.9%
Archivists 150 $49,090 13.3%
Curators 330 $46,300 12.1%
Museum Technicians and Conservators 200 $33,570 10%
Librarians 3,680 $50,430 8.7%
Library Technicians 3,870 $29,740 7.8%
Instructional Coordinators 4,290 $65,540 10.3%
Teacher Assistants 34,390 $26,240 7.5%
Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other 2,900 $31,160 15.9%
Coaches and Scouts 11,790 $35,580 10.6%
Interpreters and Translators 1,500 $39,850 18.7%
Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists 140 $44,340 7.1%
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary 1,250 $87,500 15.2%
Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary 230 $0 13%
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 130 $0 7.7%
Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other 470 $75,000 10.6%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School 260 $62,140 3.8%
Graduate Teaching Assistants 11,920 $30,130 8.1%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Michigan) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Child Development Associate Credential Certification No Data 359 No Data
ETS ParaPro Assessment CTE Assessment No Data 221 No Data