What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

463,300

Total High School CTE Concentrators

585

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Financial Managers 15,960 $131,610 24.2%
Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators 8,410 $61,470 5.4%
Accountants and Auditors 35,710 $69,840 13.8%
Budget Analysts 1,000 $69,740 8%
Credit Analysts 2,850 $74,050 14.4%
Financial Analysts 7,930 $80,740 15.8%
Personal Financial Advisors 7,730 $97,960 22.5%
Insurance Underwriters 2,490 $71,570 0.4%
Loan Officers 13,140 $62,360 15.5%
Tax Preparers 2,590 $33,240 14.3%
Financial Specialists, All Other 3,860 $67,040 14%
Actuaries 390 $110,510 35.9%
Insurance Sales Agents 12,600 $49,440 18.7%
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 9,420 $62,360 16.2%
Bill and Account Collectors 8,930 $35,280 0.8%
Tellers 13,670 $31,240 -1.5%
Financial Clerks, All Other 1,230 $42,650 16.3%
Brokerage Clerks 1,890 $50,360 15.3%
Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks 1,520 $40,690 0.7%
Loan Interviewers and Clerks 6,730 $41,330 15.5%
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 5,050 $41,010 16%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (North Carolina) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
QuickBooks Certified User Software Very Undersupplied 3,767 123