What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

543,826

Total High School CTE Concentrators

0

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 3,030 $44,410 6.9%
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 7,820 $99,190 5.6%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 4,530 $97,440 7.7%
Education Administrators, All Other 1,170 $73,500 5.1%
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 8,980 $59,470 8.1%
Business Teachers, Postsecondary 5,910 $73,570 16.6%
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 1,680 $87,390 7.1%
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 2,940 $77,660 7.8%
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 3,180 $98,010 12.3%
Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 400 $102,150 5%
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 1,030 $85,000 6.8%
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 1,530 $83,690 7.8%
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 950 $88,720 7.4%
Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary 280 $88,360 7.1%
Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 990 $109,360 8.1%
Geography Teachers, Postsecondary 320 $90,260 6.3%
Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary 1,060 $90,030 7.5%
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 2,490 $78,740 12.9%
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary 1,260 $74,180 7.9%
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 6,640 $79,920 23.2%
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 3,170 $75,650 23.3%
Education Teachers, Postsecondary 3,410 $63,530 7.6%
Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary 360 $75,160 8.3%
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary 730 $75,010 12.3%
Law Teachers, Postsecondary 540 $85,720 9.3%
Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary 690 $59,890 7.2%
Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary 6,090 $72,070 9%
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 1,590 $69,640 8.2%
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 4,290 $69,670 7.7%
Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 2,110 $71,890 8.1%
History Teachers, Postsecondary 1,360 $83,200 8.1%
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary 1,560 $74,380 10.3%
Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 1,100 $55,830 8.2%
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 4,780 $52,570 2.1%
Postsecondary Teachers, All Other 3,980 $0 7.5%
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 17,590 $27,450 6.8%
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 4,860 $60,220 5.6%
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 50,330 $63,900 5.3%
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 23,500 $65,270 5.7%
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 42,990 $62,990 5.5%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 4,320 $64,500 4.4%
Special Education Teachers, Preschool 660 $51,960 4.5%
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 8,990 $64,380 5.1%
Special Education Teachers, Middle School 3,100 $64,060 5.2%
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 6,890 $61,250 5.5%
Special Education Teachers, All Other 190 $66,220 10.5%
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 1,810 $53,190 -1.1%
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 13,500 $36,780 7%
Archivists 310 $52,210 6.5%
Curators 570 $48,450 8.8%
Museum Technicians and Conservators 500 $37,990 8%
Librarians 5,080 $55,770 2.8%
Library Technicians 2,750 $32,830 3.3%
Instructional Coordinators 5,380 $64,600 6.9%
Teacher Assistants 45,390 $25,350 6.1%
Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other 1,550 $44,380 7.7%
Coaches and Scouts 8,040 $31,760 7.8%
Interpreters and Translators 1,270 $45,480 12.6%
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary 3,520 $84,070 13.9%
Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary 330 $83,020 6.1%
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 500 $84,320 8%
Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other 440 $69,100 6.8%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School 640 $83,980 4.7%
Graduate Teaching Assistants 1,250 $41,000 5.6%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Pennsylvania) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Child Development Associate Credential Certification Very Undersupplied 614 31
Pennsylvania Cosmetology Teacher License Supply meets demand 0 5
ETS ParaPro Assessment CTE Assessment Supply meets demand 3 0