Utah’s Top Ten
The “top ten” occupations for each CTE Area of Study offer the best
opportunities for Utah high school students, based on a combination of factors
reported by the Utah Department of Workforce Services. Click on each occupation
to link to additional details (e.g., skills, interest area, national outlook) provided in
.
Agricultural Education
Occupation
Total Annual
Openings
(growth + replacement)
Average Hourly
Wages
(for inexperienced
workers)
Education &
Training
Requirements
(OJT=on-the-job training)
&
130
$14.60
High School/
Long-term OJT
20
$27.00
Bachelor’s
10
$15.30
Associate
70
$10.90
Associate
140
$15.40
High School/
Long-term OJT
20
$24.00
High School/
Moderate OJT
110
$19.40
High School/
Long-term OJT
360
$16.50
High School/
Moderate OJT
40
$10.30
Associate
220
$12.40
High School/
Moderate OJT
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