What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

141,800

Total High School CTE Concentrators

3,580

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Medical and Health Services Managers 1,830 $113,310 30.6%
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists 280 $99,720 32.1%
Chiropractors 350 $77,380 8.6%
Dentists, General 1,080 $195,610 17.6%
Dietitians and Nutritionists 350 $66,880 22.9%
Optometrists 310 $120,040 16.1%
Pharmacists 2,390 $128,290 19.2%
Family and General Practitioners 890 $195,290 15.7%
Obstetricians and Gynecologists 190 $208,000 15.8%
Pediatricians, General 170 $208,000 17.6%
Psychiatrists 70 $198,640 14.3%
Surgeons 400 $208,000 15%
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 1,730 $208,000 16.2%
Physician Assistants 540 $119,570 40.7%
Podiatrists 40 $105,920 0%
Occupational Therapists 720 $94,300 29.2%
Physical Therapists 1,680 $97,950 31.5%
Radiation Therapists 80 $86,620 25%
Recreational Therapists 110 $59,120 18.2%
Respiratory Therapists 980 $73,050 41.8%
Speech-Language Pathologists 780 $68,600 23.1%
Therapists, All Other 70 $82,930 28.6%
Veterinarians 550 $95,410 36.4%
Registered Nurses 20,700 $85,210 27.3%
Nurse Practitioners 670 $112,090 38.8%
Dental Hygienists 1,950 $87,850 15.9%
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 440 $66,730 25%
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 730 $75,650 31.5%
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 140 $80,870 14.3%
Radiologic Technologists 1,430 $69,560 21%
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 400 $86,490 25%
Dietetic Technicians 100 $33,910 20%
Pharmacy Technicians 3,430 $36,470 26.8%
Psychiatric Technicians 190 $31,400 15.8%
Respiratory Therapy Technicians 120 $80,150 -50%
Surgical Technologists 890 $58,940 23.6%
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 600 $45,000 38.3%
Ophthalmic Medical Technicians 290 $31,670 13.8%
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 2,630 $56,360 18.6%
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians 1,750 $40,250 24%
Opticians, Dispensing 460 $37,010 19.6%
Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other 1,550 $42,610 27.7%
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other 430 $50,590 23.3%
Home Health Aides 1,420 $27,940 42.3%
Psychiatric Aides 460 $36,640 15.2%
Nursing Assistants 6,010 $34,060 22.3%
Orderlies 320 $33,130 21.9%
Physical Therapist Assistants 520 $62,570 34.6%
Physical Therapist Aides 360 $25,470 33.3%
Dental Assistants 2,600 $38,010 16.2%
Medical Assistants 6,680 $32,950 28.3%
Medical Equipment Preparers 270 $44,940 22.2%
Medical Transcriptionists 400 $34,770 15%
Pharmacy Aides 140 $28,020 7.1%
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 710 $27,180 38%
Phlebotomists 970 $37,010 30.9%
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other 1,540 $42,700 22.7%
Medical Secretaries 2,830 $35,900 24.4%
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other 350 $48,170 25.7%
Orthotists and Prosthetists 70 $71,740 28.6%
Hearing Aid Specialists 80 $48,800 37.5%
Dentists, All Other Specialists 40 $119,830 25%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Nevada) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
AAPC Certified Professional Coder Certification No Data 84 No Data
AHIMA Certified Coding Associate Certification No Data 2 No Data
ARRT - Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologist Certification No Data 1 No Data
ARRT - Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Certification No Data 1 No Data
Certified Cardiographic Technician Certification No Data 0 No Data
Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Certification No Data 61 No Data
Certified EEG/EKG/ECG Technician Certification No Data 370 No Data
Certified Medical Assistant Certification No Data 1,054 No Data
Certified Pharmacy Technician Certification No Data 792 No Data
Certified Phlebotomy Technician Certification No Data 0 No Data
Certified Registered Central Service Technician Certification No Data 52 No Data
Certified Respiratory Therapist Certification No Data 75 No Data
Certified Surgical Technologist Certification No Data 222 No Data
Dental Assistant License No Data 1,274 No Data
EMT / Paramedic License License No Data 624 No Data
HIPAA Training and Certification Certification No Data 185 No Data
Licensed Practical Nurse License No Data 2,278 No Data
Medical Assistant Certification No Data 466 No Data
NCCT Medical Assistant Certification No Data 45 No Data
NCLEX - Registered Nurse License No Data 24,909 No Data
Physical Therapist Assistant Certification No Data 10 No Data
Radiation and Radiographer License License No Data 545 No Data