What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

191,400

Total High School CTE Concentrators

477

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Food Service Managers 5,200 $47,270 11.5%
Lodging Managers 960 $45,930 15.6%
Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials 100 $18,840 0%
Chefs and Head Cooks 1,140 $42,140 14.9%
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 14,280 $25,960 12.5%
Cooks, Fast Food 15,510 $18,720 -2%
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 10,460 $20,220 7.4%
Cooks, Restaurant 13,780 $23,630 16.2%
Cooks, Short Order 2,260 $19,380 1.3%
Food Preparation Workers 9,280 $19,880 10.5%
Bartenders 6,570 $18,710 5.9%
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 34,560 $18,520 20.7%
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 6,860 $18,760 8.6%
Waiters and Waitresses 27,990 $18,480 11.2%
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant 4,590 $19,720 14.6%
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 3,780 $18,940 11.9%
Dishwashers 4,240 $19,930 8.3%
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop 5,260 $18,780 11.6%
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other 170 $21,230 11.8%
First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers 2,420 $33,200 12.4%
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 23,330 $22,510 10.6%
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 13,380 $20,070 13.6%
Animal Trainers 510 $27,610 11.8%
Motion Picture Projectionists 80 $18,830 0%
Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers 1,620 $18,560 11.7%
Amusement and Recreation Attendants 1,870 $18,830 16.6%
Recreation Workers 3,150 $23,830 8.3%
Travel Agents 400 $36,780 -10%
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks 3,330 $20,110 20.1%
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 1,130 $34,860 4.4%
Bakers 2,010 $22,780 10%
Baggage Porters and Bellhops 300 $18,780 16.7%
Concierges 190 $24,220 10.5%
Gaming Managers 500 $59,650 14%
Gaming Dealers 2,010 $18,740 13.9%
Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers 2,000 $21,490 14%
Gaming Cage Workers 1,600 $23,600 13.8%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Oklahoma) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
ServSafe Certification (Manager/Food Handler/Allergens/Alcohol) Certification Very Undersupplied 1,308 148
Oklahoma CareerTech - Basic Culinary Arts CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 122
Certified Guest Service Professional Certification Very Oversupplied 0 34
ProStart National Certificate of Achievement Certification Very Oversupplied 0 30
Oklahoma CareerTech - Advanced Culinary CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 27
Certified Hospitality Management and Tourism Professional Certification Very Oversupplied 0 11
AAFCS Pre-PAC - Culinary Arts CTE Assessment Moderately Oversupplied 0 9
Oklahoma CareerTech - Introduction to Hospitality and Tourism CTE Assessment Moderately Oversupplied 0 8
Certified Journey Baker Certification Supply meets demand 0 4
American Culinary Federation Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 12 2
Career Essentials - Culinary Arts CTE Assessment Supply meets demand 0 2
Certified Restaurant Server Certification Very Undersupplied 37 0