What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

1,557,100

Total High School CTE Concentrators

43,947

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Financial Managers 28,240 $129,320 29.8%
Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators 20,450 $67,260 3.3%
Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage 1,950 $59,740 10.8%
Accountants and Auditors 126,450 $72,860 18.9%
Budget Analysts 5,380 $73,170 15.2%
Credit Analysts 7,790 $69,270 17.8%
Financial Analysts 23,660 $83,060 17.8%
Personal Financial Advisors 16,750 $88,220 21.8%
Insurance Underwriters 5,750 $61,240 1.7%
Loan Officers 22,670 $68,710 19.8%
Tax Preparers 8,900 $45,090 20.4%
Financial Specialists, All Other 9,540 $62,900 18.4%
Actuaries 1,200 $93,670 31.7%
Insurance Sales Agents 39,090 $45,010 15%
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 36,420 $54,070 17.2%
Bill and Account Collectors 29,030 $35,470 3.5%
Tellers 48,930 $28,130 7.6%
Financial Clerks, All Other 2,190 $39,420 18.3%
Brokerage Clerks 4,500 $50,190 12.9%
Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks 4,140 $40,870 4.3%
Loan Interviewers and Clerks 26,760 $42,710 20.1%
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 35,040 $37,700 18%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

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