What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

419,900

Total High School CTE Concentrators

1,772

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Financial Managers 21,940 $157,490 16.7%
Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators 11,860 $74,350 -2.4%
Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage 1,220 $67,590 3.3%
Accountants and Auditors 41,380 $81,190 8.1%
Budget Analysts 2,270 $80,740 6.6%
Credit Analysts 2,410 $77,530 7.9%
Financial Analysts 9,610 $94,070 6.2%
Personal Financial Advisors 8,260 $107,250 2.2%
Insurance Underwriters 3,510 $79,930 -6.8%
Loan Officers 6,870 $73,180 12.5%
Tax Preparers 1,320 $46,460 7.6%
Financial Specialists, All Other 6,340 $77,080 8.2%
Actuaries 690 $101,280 20.3%
Insurance Sales Agents 13,130 $58,530 7.9%
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 15,340 $71,590 -1.2%
Bill and Account Collectors 6,150 $40,890 -4.4%
Tellers 14,210 $32,020 -7%
Brokerage Clerks 3,040 $57,210 -8.9%
Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks 1,640 $43,180 -3%
Loan Interviewers and Clerks 5,640 $45,450 14.2%
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 10,400 $45,910 9.7%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

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Demanded Earned
QuickBooks Certified User Software Very Undersupplied 3,042 306