What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

322,900

Total High School CTE Concentrators

1,662

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Food Service Managers 4,640 $49,600 7.8%
Lodging Managers 550 $37,030 3.6%
Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials 260 $0 7.7%
Chefs and Head Cooks 1,990 $45,640 9%
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 22,280 $29,460 7.6%
Cooks, Fast Food 8,280 $19,390 -7.2%
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 12,430 $24,420 6.9%
Cooks, Restaurant 27,090 $23,350 10.2%
Cooks, Short Order 1,620 $19,960 -4.3%
Food Preparation Workers 20,300 $20,930 7.3%
Bartenders 12,290 $19,600 0.9%
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 84,970 $18,820 15.2%
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 6,920 $18,720 2.9%
Waiters and Waitresses 52,890 $19,210 5.4%
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant 5,730 $22,440 12.6%
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 6,990 $19,040 6.2%
Dishwashers 8,510 $19,100 2.9%
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop 8,020 $18,830 5%
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other 1,190 $20,520 10.1%
First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers 4,480 $38,550 10.7%
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 48,430 $25,160 10.2%
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 22,840 $21,290 8.8%
Animal Trainers 510 $24,370 11.8%
Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers 1,830 $18,770 2.7%
Amusement and Recreation Attendants 4,630 $19,000 7.6%
Recreation Workers 5,850 $21,740 9.6%
Travel Agents 850 $36,420 -11.8%
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks 4,400 $21,250 3.4%
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 600 $35,240 6.7%
Bakers 3,400 $23,680 7.9%
Baggage Porters and Bellhops 580 $20,790 5.2%
Concierges 180 $25,850 5.6%
Athletes and Sports Competitors 390 $0 5.1%
Cooks, All Other 290 $27,510 6.9%
Gaming Dealers 2,510 $18,710 0.8%
Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers 330 $25,680 3%
Gaming Cage Workers 240 $28,280 0%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Indiana) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
ProStart National Certificate of Achievement Certification Very Oversupplied 0 344
AAFCS Pre-PAC - Culinary Arts CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 184
American Culinary Federation Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 18 0
Certified Restaurant Server Certification Very Undersupplied 17 0
PADI Diving Certificate Certification Supply meets demand 4 0
ServSafe Certification (Manager/Food Handler/Allergens/Alcohol) Certification Very Undersupplied 1,680 0