What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

25,000

Total High School CTE Concentrators

266

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Medical and Health Services Managers 840 $86,640 15.5%
Dietitians and Nutritionists 240 $57,490 8.3%
Optometrists 120 $141,880 0%
Pharmacists 500 $139,970 4%
Anesthesiologists 100 $208,000 0%
Family and General Practitioners 380 $201,250 0%
Internists, General 280 $204,990 0%
Obstetricians and Gynecologists 170 $206,420 0%
Pediatricians, General 250 $155,650 -4%
Psychiatrists 230 $180,080 0%
Surgeons 350 $208,000 0%
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 1,200 $151,020 3.3%
Physician Assistants 320 $104,720 28.1%
Occupational Therapists 330 $77,620 15.2%
Physical Therapists 900 $74,900 21.1%
Radiation Therapists 50 $91,000 0%
Recreational Therapists 40 $38,500 0%
Respiratory Therapists 220 $64,270 18.2%
Speech-Language Pathologists 420 $71,420 2.4%
Veterinarians 310 $96,750 9.7%
Registered Nurses 5,980 $65,740 13%
Nurse Practitioners 550 $101,660 23.6%
Dental Hygienists 750 $71,030 4%
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 50 $46,550 0%
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 80 $78,190 25%
Radiologic Technologists 410 $61,160 9.8%
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 40 $80,140 0%
Dietetic Technicians 40 $28,910 0%
Pharmacy Technicians 530 $32,200 9.4%
Psychiatric Technicians 250 $39,460 8%
Surgical Technologists 80 $38,950 12.5%
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 410 $34,390 12.2%
Ophthalmic Medical Technicians 220 $43,180 0%
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 1,380 $48,670 2.9%
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians 500 $39,010 10%
Opticians, Dispensing 110 $46,140 9.1%
Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other 190 $44,830 10.5%
Athletic Trainers 90 $50,910 11.1%
Home Health Aides 570 $27,880 33.3%
Nursing Assistants 3,520 $29,910 4.8%
Occupational Therapy Assistants 80 $58,790 12.5%
Physical Therapist Assistants 160 $55,340 18.8%
Physical Therapist Aides 80 $35,100 12.5%
Dental Assistants 520 $44,020 1.9%
Medical Assistants 660 $36,300 16.7%
Medical Equipment Preparers 110 $34,630 9.1%
Medical Transcriptionists 180 $39,880 -5.6%
Pharmacy Aides 210 $23,470 -14.3%
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 120 $29,600 16.7%
Phlebotomists 240 $34,260 12.5%
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other 130 $41,360 7.7%
Medical Secretaries 990 $38,230 14.1%
Nurse Midwives 50 $91,470 0%
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other 270 $71,410 7.4%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Vermont) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Certified Nursing Assistant Certification Very Oversupplied 0 87
HIPAA Awareness for Healthcare Providers Certification Very Oversupplied 0 26
Radiation Health and Safety Exam Certification Very Oversupplied 0 17
EMT / Paramedic License License Very Oversupplied 0 13
Certified Dental Assistant License Supply meets demand 0 5
Certified EEG/EKG/ECG Technician Certification Very Undersupplied 66 0
Certified Medical Assistant Certification Very Undersupplied 121 0
Certified Pharmacy Technician Certification Very Undersupplied 272 0
Certified Registered Central Service Technician Certification Moderately Undersupplied 7 0
Certified Surgical Technologist Certification Very Undersupplied 49 0
Dental Assistant License Very Undersupplied 129 0
HIPAA Training and Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 15 0
Licensed Practical Nurse License Very Undersupplied 1,037 0
Medical Assistant Certification Very Undersupplied 51 0
NCLEX - Registered Nurse License Very Undersupplied 6,891 0
Radiation and Radiographer License License Very Undersupplied 166 0