What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

45,100

Total High School CTE Concentrators

663

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 170 $54,010 5.9%
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 820 $104,220 2.4%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 690 $101,200 5.8%
Education Administrators, All Other 80 $101,870 0%
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 1,030 $59,740 3.9%
Business Teachers, Postsecondary 390 $114,340 12.8%
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 130 $119,450 0%
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 230 $97,040 4.3%
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 190 $119,950 5.3%
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 80 $92,010 12.5%
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 90 $107,430 0%
Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary 100 $101,100 10%
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 140 $83,240 7.1%
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary 110 $96,700 0%
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 320 $0 18.8%
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 190 $73,910 21.1%
Education Teachers, Postsecondary 140 $75,530 7.1%
Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary 60 $69,710 0%
Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary 630 $73,520 6.3%
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 110 $73,820 0%
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 330 $81,380 6.1%
Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 140 $79,660 7.1%
History Teachers, Postsecondary 190 $92,340 5.3%
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary 120 $82,290 8.3%
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 380 $48,270 -5.3%
Postsecondary Teachers, All Other 720 $70,460 4.2%
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 1,450 $30,350 0%
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 530 $68,750 0%
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 3,270 $74,400 2.8%
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 1,690 $75,250 3%
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 3,470 $73,460 2.6%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 70 $75,010 0%
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 500 $72,950 2%
Special Education Teachers, Middle School 320 $71,310 3.1%
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 370 $75,350 2.7%
Special Education Teachers, All Other 790 $79,300 5.1%
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 330 $46,600 -12.1%
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 1,310 $36,430 7.6%
Archivists 60 $58,760 16.7%
Curators 50 $54,010 20%
Librarians 680 $68,290 1.5%
Library Technicians 320 $42,060 0%
Instructional Coordinators 950 $56,890 4.2%
Teacher Assistants 5,320 $31,750 2.3%
Coaches and Scouts 1,430 $37,670 7.7%
Interpreters and Translators 140 $42,840 7.1%
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary 160 $83,790 12.5%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Rhode Island) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
ETS ParaPro Assessment CTE Assessment Very Undersupplied 97 16
Child Development Associate Credential Certification Very Undersupplied 51 0