What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

183,000

Total High School CTE Concentrators

2,737

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 710 $43,970 15.5%
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 2,890 $107,690 9%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 1,330 $93,160 13.5%
Education Administrators, All Other 430 $53,080 14%
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 2,300 $57,100 12.2%
Business Teachers, Postsecondary 500 $77,980 20%
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 230 $93,720 8.7%
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 510 $80,420 11.8%
Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary 40 $76,110 25%
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 210 $97,330 19%
Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 140 $81,170 7.1%
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 90 $95,830 11.1%
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 190 $88,260 10.5%
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 110 $88,700 18.2%
Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary 60 $88,350 16.7%
Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 70 $103,370 28.6%
Geography Teachers, Postsecondary 20 $76,250 50%
Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary 100 $75,510 20%
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 390 $64,450 17.9%
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary 130 $76,310 15.4%
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 3,720 $122,630 30.1%
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 600 $69,310 31.7%
Education Teachers, Postsecondary 500 $58,700 12%
Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary 30 $75,150 0%
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary 50 $63,390 20%
Law Teachers, Postsecondary 60 $49,890 16.7%
Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary 970 $65,980 13.4%
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 260 $72,860 11.5%
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 690 $62,930 13%
Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 420 $63,060 21.4%
History Teachers, Postsecondary 170 $79,010 17.6%
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary 220 $63,390 13.6%
Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 260 $62,020 11.5%
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 990 $59,200 9.1%
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 6,760 $29,020 16.1%
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 1,020 $71,500 8.8%
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 11,810 $66,220 8.7%
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 4,990 $74,790 8%
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 9,240 $71,910 9.4%
Special Education Teachers, Preschool 230 $76,220 4.3%
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 970 $75,830 7.2%
Special Education Teachers, Middle School 600 $81,280 6.7%
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 870 $79,600 6.9%
Special Education Teachers, All Other 1,120 $83,120 8%
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 610 $53,500 -3.3%
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 4,080 $40,960 17.2%
Archivists 70 $39,750 14.3%
Curators 150 $41,050 20%
Museum Technicians and Conservators 120 $38,920 16.7%
Librarians 1,220 $62,680 9.8%
Library Technicians 1,750 $37,840 7.4%
Instructional Coordinators 1,030 $76,800 14.6%
Teacher Assistants 15,390 $32,140 8.5%
Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other 21,030 $35,600 12%
Coaches and Scouts 3,920 $30,250 18.6%
Interpreters and Translators 1,740 $49,950 13.2%
Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists 70 $45,620 14.3%
Farm and Home Management Advisors 350 $69,060 22.9%
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary 360 $85,900 16.7%
Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary 50 $96,170 0%
Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary 40 $79,670 25%
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 40 $68,080 0%
Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other 190 $78,240 10.5%
Graduate Teaching Assistants 960 $37,160 10.4%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Oregon) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Child Development Associate Credential Certification Very Undersupplied 319 0
ETS ParaPro Assessment CTE Assessment Very Undersupplied 40 0
ETS Praxis Assessment CTE Assessment Very Undersupplied 16 0
NFHS - Heat Illness Prevention Certification Supply meets demand 2 0