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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 2014 to 2024.

Industry Percent Growth Sort ascending Projected Annual Openings
Warehousing and Storage 43.5% 364.1
Other Information Services 38.5% 91.9
Ambulatory Health Care Services 26% 3831.3
Social Assistance 21.4% 1948.8
Agriculture & Forestry Support Activity 20.1% 48.6
Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing 16.7% 61.8
Museums, Parks and Historical Sites 15.2% 42.4
Performing Arts and Spectator Sports 14.4% 154.3
Professional and Technical Services 13.9% 2201.6
Support Activities for Transportation 11.9% 85.9
Animal Production and Aquaculture 11.6% 125.1
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction 10.7% 174.1
Health and Personal Care Stores 9.8% 170.8
Financial Investment & Related Activity 9.7% 189.4
Specialty Trade Contractors 9.4% 705.8
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities 9.4% 1015
Waste Management and Remediation Service 9.3% 58.5
Hospitals 8.9% 1046.6
Telecommunications 8.8% 106.2
Crop Production 8.2% 59.4
Mining (except Oil and Gas) 7.7% 40.7
Accommodation 7.7% 209.3
Repair and Maintenance 7.3% 160.8
Forestry and Logging 6.7% 18.8
Personal and Laundry Services 6.7% 195.5
Transit and Ground Passenger Transport 6.7% 101.8
Real Estate 6.1% 164.6
Construction of Buildings 6% 153
Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing 5.6% 87.7
ISPs, Search Portals, & Data Processing 5.6% 39
Insurance Carriers & Related Activities 5.3% 323.4
Chemical Manufacturing 5.2% 60.1
Administrative and Support Services 5.2% 681.7
Educational Services 5% 1214.8
Food Services and Drinking Places 4.9% 958.5
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers 4.8% 106.5
Building Material & Garden Supply Stores 4.6% 124.3
Miscellaneous Manufacturing 4.4% 109.3
Management of Companies and Enterprises 4.4% 352.7
Gasoline Stations 4.4% 110.7
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods 4.1% 275.8
Couriers and Messengers 4.1% 45.9
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Mfg 4% 41.6
Couriers and Messengers 4% 52
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 3.9% 136.3
Sporting Goods/Hobby/Book/Music Stores 3.8% 48.6
Food and Beverage Stores 3.3% 182.7
Credit Intermediation & Related Activity 3.2% 202
Social Assistance 3% 288.4
Air Transportation 2.9% 42.1

 

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