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

 

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