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Minnesota Growing Industries

What are the fastest-growing industries in Minnesota?

These 50 industries are expected to add more new jobs than others from 2016 to 2026.

Industry Percent Growth Sort ascending Projected Annual Openings
Warehousing and Storage 33.9% 380
Ambulatory Health Care Services 24.2% 3,774
Social Assistance 21.5% 2,073
Other Information Services 17.5% 45
Nonstore Retailers 16.6% 194
Waste Management and Remediation Service 16.1% 106
Professional and Technical Services 14.0% 2,269
Specialty Trade Contractors 12.1% 946
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction 11.8% 188
Museums, Parks and Historical Sites 11.3% 32
Construction of Buildings 10.9% 297
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities 9.4% 1,012
Hospitals 9.3% 1,156
Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing 9.0% 36
ISPs, Search Portals, & Data Processing 8.4% 61
Support Activities for Transportation 8.2% 60
Agriculture & Forestry Support Activity 8.1% 19
Performing Arts and Spectator Sports 8.0% 97
Mining (except Oil and Gas) 7.1% 41
Financial Investment & Related Activity 7.1% 144
Crop Production 6.6% 49
Insurance Carriers & Related Activities 6.3% 405
Transit and Ground Passenger Transport 5.6% 87
Food Services and Drinking Places 5.6% 1,103
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers 5.5% 46
Administrative and Support Services 5.3% 681
Chemical Manufacturing 5.1% 62
Couriers and Messengers 4.9% 64
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Mfg 4.5% 46
Management of Companies and Enterprises 4.5% 370
Health and Personal Care Stores 4.5% 78
Gasoline Stations 4.3% 112
Truck Transportation 4.2% 116
Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing 3.9% 65
Animal Production and Aquaculture 3.7% 41
Repair and Maintenance 3.4% 76
Credit Intermediation & Related Activity 3.3% 212
Educational Services 3.2% 774
Miscellaneous Manufacturing 2.9% 72
Amusement, Gambling & Recreation Ind 2.3% 97
Food Manufacturing 1.9% 91
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 1.9% 68
Building Material & Garden Supply Stores 1.6% 42
Personal and Laundry Services 1.3% 37
Real Estate 1.2% 32
Accommodation 0.9% 27

 

Source: Department of Employment and Economic Development, Employment Outlook Tool