What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

394,600

Total High School CTE Concentrators

32,943

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Financial Managers 13,960 $147,710 20.8%
Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators 5,260 $61,900 -0.6%
Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage 550 $72,190 3.6%
Accountants and Auditors 44,090 $76,490 13.9%
Budget Analysts 3,720 $89,710 12.1%
Credit Analysts 1,830 $80,380 10.4%
Personal Financial Advisors 6,060 $83,220 22.1%
Insurance Underwriters 2,270 $64,260 -5.3%
Loan Officers 9,470 $63,860 14.4%
Tax Preparers 2,980 $27,690 17.1%
Financial Specialists, All Other 4,830 $82,900 11%
Insurance Sales Agents 12,430 $46,010 9.9%
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 5,520 $62,780 10.9%
Bill and Account Collectors 7,960 $38,090 0.5%
Tellers 11,760 $30,710 -5.1%
Financial Clerks, All Other 530 $37,220 11.3%
Brokerage Clerks 1,360 $47,210 13.2%
Loan Interviewers and Clerks 7,880 $41,330 15.4%
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 6,810 $39,960 11.7%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Virginia) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
NOCTI Job Ready Assessment - Accounting (Basic) CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 396
NOCTI Job Ready Assessment - Accounting (Advanced) CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 26
QuickBooks Certified User Software Very Undersupplied 2,854 14