What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

95,400

Total High School CTE Concentrators

287

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 100 $45,280 0%
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 1,800 $100,070 6.7%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 1,350 $85,690 6.7%
Education Administrators, All Other 260 $89,720 7.7%
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 1,870 $59,350 8%
Business Teachers, Postsecondary 680 $74,420 7.4%
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 220 $79,310 4.5%
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 270 $67,880 3.7%
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 120 $96,450 8.3%
Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 200 $81,090 10%
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 160 $72,320 6.3%
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 90 $73,470 11.1%
Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 110 $96,080 9.1%
Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary 90 $70,300 11.1%
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 240 $73,010 8.3%
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary 150 $69,440 0%
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 1,910 $81,290 6.3%
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 630 $65,850 4.8%
Education Teachers, Postsecondary 360 $66,710 5.6%
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary 110 $55,360 9.1%
Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary 60 $58,560 16.7%
Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary 460 $64,190 6.5%
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 180 $67,480 5.6%
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 350 $64,630 5.7%
Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 40 $64,060 0%
History Teachers, Postsecondary 120 $70,880 8.3%
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary 140 $67,020 7.1%
Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 60 $58,470 16.7%
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 450 $58,770 4.4%
Postsecondary Teachers, All Other 2,920 $45,370 6.2%
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 940 $32,140 8.5%
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 1,140 $57,820 7%
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 11,000 $56,810 6.4%
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 4,130 $59,190 6.3%
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 8,240 $56,750 6.3%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 510 $61,180 7.8%
Special Education Teachers, Preschool 160 $52,540 6.3%
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 1,320 $57,480 6.1%
Special Education Teachers, Middle School 610 $56,330 6.6%
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 1,020 $58,820 6.9%
Special Education Teachers, All Other 70 $59,490 0%
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 540 $56,280 7.4%
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 2,420 $29,440 6.6%
Curators 80 $43,340 12.5%
Museum Technicians and Conservators 100 $32,970 10%
Librarians 1,050 $53,380 6.7%
Library Technicians 650 $30,920 6.2%
Instructional Coordinators 680 $62,530 8.8%
Teacher Assistants 12,110 $26,120 6.9%
Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other 130 $43,130 7.7%
Coaches and Scouts 1,910 $27,940 5.2%
Interpreters and Translators 980 $38,670 15.3%
Farm and Home Management Advisors 470 $64,660 6.4%
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary 430 $79,070 7%
Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other 40 $76,090 25%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School 80 $59,040 0%
Graduate Teaching Assistants 460 $0 6.5%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Nebraska) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Child Development Associate Credential Certification No Data 149 No Data