What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

197,600

Total High School CTE Concentrators

5,969

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 350 $35,830 34.3%
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 1,910 $93,310 26.2%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 1,350 $79,740 37.8%
Education Administrators, All Other 130 $52,020 30.8%
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 2,710 $46,830 38.4%
Business Teachers, Postsecondary 950 $80,050 46.3%
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 690 $97,450 34.8%
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 550 $71,220 34.5%
Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary 90 $71,570 33.3%
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 520 $108,660 44.2%
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 200 $94,450 40%
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 230 $78,580 39.1%
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 180 $88,920 38.9%
Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary 170 $72,870 35.3%
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 370 $68,640 45.9%
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary 160 $89,370 31.3%
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 2,610 $114,560 64%
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 560 $73,260 58.9%
Education Teachers, Postsecondary 550 $70,790 40%
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary 270 $67,190 44.4%
Law Teachers, Postsecondary 230 $142,980 43.5%
Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary 200 $78,380 45%
Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary 1,350 $71,160 43%
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 430 $64,790 39.5%
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 840 $66,380 36.9%
Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 350 $76,320 37.1%
History Teachers, Postsecondary 250 $73,370 36%
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary 770 $80,720 16.9%
Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 170 $60,180 35.3%
Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 450 $25,680 40%
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 2,540 $46,720 29.9%
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 1,260 $28,200 38.9%
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 1,420 $46,990 26.1%
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 13,180 $57,570 26.3%
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 5,780 $60,550 26.1%
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 7,110 $57,400 26.6%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 340 $58,560 26.5%
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 1,330 $41,930 25.6%
Special Education Teachers, Middle School 550 $51,210 27.3%
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 810 $41,080 25.9%
Special Education Teachers, All Other 180 $74,360 27.8%
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 4,040 $31,360 43.6%
Librarians 880 $45,970 27.3%
Library Technicians 740 $28,050 27%
Instructional Coordinators 3,170 $49,880 29%
Teacher Assistants 12,500 $24,670 26.3%
Coaches and Scouts 2,550 $24,900 36.5%
Interpreters and Translators 1,300 $41,650 33.8%
Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists 550 $33,780 25.5%
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary 670 $97,480 44.8%
Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary 100 $79,480 40%
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 20 $74,830 50%
Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other 120 $66,950 41.7%
Graduate Teaching Assistants 650 $46,780 40%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Utah) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Child Development Associate Credential Certification Very Undersupplied 85 5
ETS ParaPro Assessment CTE Assessment Very Undersupplied 117 0