What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

25,000

Total High School CTE Concentrators

184

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Food Service Managers 890 $53,490 0%
Lodging Managers 580 $58,590 19%
Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials 70 $34,440 14.3%
Chefs and Head Cooks 460 $42,770 4.3%
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 1,920 $41,350 4.7%
Cooks, Fast Food 670 $23,870 -9%
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 1,130 $30,670 4.4%
Cooks, Restaurant 2,550 $30,620 7.5%
Cooks, Short Order 540 $27,850 -5.6%
Food Preparation Workers 1,780 $25,840 3.9%
Bartenders 1,970 $36,010 1%
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 6,290 $24,770 10.3%
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 1,140 $24,010 0.9%
Waiters and Waitresses 5,630 $31,880 5.7%
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant 370 $27,210 2.7%
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 1,070 $25,280 1.9%
Dishwashers 1,440 $24,850 0%
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop 620 $24,420 3.2%
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other 80 $25,990 0%
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 5,520 $29,420 4.7%
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 4,010 $25,310 3.7%
Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers 50 $24,810 20%
Amusement and Recreation Attendants 410 $24,440 7.3%
Recreation Workers 1,420 $26,850 7.7%
Travel Agents 230 $40,680 -13%
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks 940 $27,230 6.4%
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 200 $29,170 5%
Bakers 760 $30,140 3.9%
Baggage Porters and Bellhops 160 $24,200 6.3%
Concierges 30 $30,630 33.3%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Vermont) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
ServSafe Certification (Manager/Food Handler/Allergens/Alcohol) Certification Supply meets demand 166 120
American Culinary Federation Certification Certification Supply meets demand 0 5
National Restaurant Association - Baking Certification Supply meets demand 0 5
Certified Restaurant Server Certification Very Undersupplied 10 0