What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

841,400

Total High School CTE Concentrators

358

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 5,560 $68,290 12.9%
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 19,600 $124,760 5.5%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 18,240 $106,450 14.5%
Education Administrators, All Other 1,600 $0 23.1%
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 27,200 $61,800 15.2%
Business Teachers, Postsecondary 13,520 $85,150 25.4%
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 4,990 $88,190 17%
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 7,670 $87,970 17.3%
Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary 1,620 $119,770 17.9%
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 4,900 $111,420 22%
Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 560 $90,070 16.1%
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 1,390 $97,390 17.3%
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 3,440 $90,220 17.7%
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 2,280 $102,900 17.5%
Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary 1,530 $100,970 17.6%
Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 2,370 $110,710 18.6%
Geography Teachers, Postsecondary 390 $78,480 15.4%
Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary 2,420 $103,150 18.6%
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 6,940 $84,000 23.2%
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary 2,360 $79,180 17.8%
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 33,820 $105,410 27.1%
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 6,360 $81,980 27.5%
Education Teachers, Postsecondary 9,450 $76,060 17.5%
Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary 820 $83,840 17.1%
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary 2,870 $53,460 22.3%
Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary 18,130 $78,520 17.2%
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 4,220 $74,660 17.8%
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 12,420 $79,160 17.6%
Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 4,970 $71,860 18.5%
History Teachers, Postsecondary 3,180 $80,470 18.2%
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary 5,830 $68,950 20.9%
Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 2,360 $65,170 16.9%
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 5,500 $61,680 9.6%
Postsecondary Teachers, All Other 11,260 $88,970 17.3%
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 44,440 $38,890 12.2%
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 7,530 $73,430 5.6%
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 80,380 $79,760 5.1%
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 40,770 $80,790 6.2%
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 66,480 $81,290 7.3%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 4,200 $72,800 4.3%
Special Education Teachers, Preschool 4,610 $67,020 20.6%
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 21,710 $72,570 7%
Special Education Teachers, Middle School 11,420 $79,230 4.7%
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 17,440 $77,400 5.1%
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 6,160 $72,900 1.1%
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 42,100 $45,520 23.3%
Archivists 1,010 $50,780 16.8%
Curators 1,440 $66,400 20.8%
Museum Technicians and Conservators 980 $54,370 18.4%
Librarians 13,440 $64,620 8%
Library Technicians 8,300 $30,600 8.8%
Instructional Coordinators 14,880 $64,630 14.8%
Teacher Assistants 132,260 $29,090 8.8%
Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other 1,860 $38,050 27.4%
Coaches and Scouts 13,520 $46,650 18.3%
Interpreters and Translators 3,750 $64,460 18.1%
Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists 920 $53,710 15.2%
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary 6,700 $86,790 23.1%
Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary 1,050 $67,400 17.1%
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 2,000 $79,000 18.5%
Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other 4,020 $88,210 17.9%
Graduate Teaching Assistants 14,720 $35,690 15.9%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (New York) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Child Development Associate Credential Certification No Data 646 No Data