What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

859,500

Total High School CTE Concentrators

13,196

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Food Service Managers 13,930 $53,050 18.6%
Lodging Managers 4,380 $49,680 14.6%
Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials 740 $23,960 17.6%
Chefs and Head Cooks 8,800 $48,710 17.2%
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 64,240 $34,510 18.2%
Cooks, Fast Food 11,270 $21,370 2.6%
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 13,040 $26,480 18.3%
Cooks, Restaurant 101,930 $26,960 20.7%
Cooks, Short Order 6,570 $25,250 6.2%
Food Preparation Workers 58,660 $23,020 17.6%
Bartenders 43,070 $19,540 14.6%
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 230,340 $19,590 25.5%
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 37,450 $19,550 11%
Waiters and Waitresses 218,160 $19,620 15.7%
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant 14,000 $20,200 19.1%
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 34,980 $19,840 15.6%
Dishwashers 36,420 $21,110 12.4%
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop 29,050 $21,420 15.8%
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other 4,620 $22,060 16.7%
First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers 14,450 $36,350 19.7%
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 127,530 $23,130 19%
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 96,510 $22,230 18.1%
Animal Trainers 2,490 $28,870 20.1%
Motion Picture Projectionists 980 $20,820 1%
Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers 7,760 $19,980 20.5%
Amusement and Recreation Attendants 32,560 $20,640 14.4%
Recreation Workers 23,160 $24,310 13.5%
Travel Agents 8,350 $36,730 2.9%
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks 18,580 $23,710 14.3%
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 17,650 $30,800 19.3%
Bakers 13,000 $26,110 18.5%
Building Cleaning Workers, All Other 1,070 $33,140 23.4%
Baggage Porters and Bellhops 9,860 $20,310 22.5%
Concierges 4,590 $26,600 18.7%
Gaming Managers 150 $79,420 6.7%
Athletes and Sports Competitors 1,610 $47,580 18.6%
Cooks, All Other 1,890 $25,980 11.6%
Gaming Dealers 2,950 $19,220 13.2%
Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers, All Other 970 $25,300 18.6%
Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers 1,130 $26,810 8%
Gaming Cage Workers 370 $22,040 10.8%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Florida) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
ServSafe Certification (Manager/Food Handler/Allergens/Alcohol) Certification Moderately Oversupplied 7,528 11,513
ProStart National Certificate of Achievement Certification Very Oversupplied 0 324
Certified Front Desk Supervisor Certification Very Oversupplied 0 193
American Culinary Federation Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 69 0
Certified Restaurant Server Certification Very Undersupplied 187 0
PADI Diving Certificate Certification Moderately Undersupplied 5 0