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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 43.6% 364
Other Information Services 38.6% 92
Ambulatory Health Care Services 26.1% 3,831
Social Assistance 21.5% 1,949
Agriculture & Forestry Support Activity 20.1% 49
Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing 16.8% 62
Museums, Parks and Historical Sites 15.3% 42
Performing Arts and Spectator Sports 14.5% 154
Professional and Technical Services 13.9% 2,202
Support Activities for Transportation 12.0% 86
Animal Production and Aquaculture 11.6% 125
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction 10.8% 174
Health and Personal Care Stores 9.9% 171
Financial Investment & Related Activity 9.8% 189
Specialty Trade Contractors 9.5% 706
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities 9.5% 1,015
Waste Management and Remediation Service 9.3% 58
Hospitals 8.9% 1,047
Telecommunications 8.8% 106
Crop Production 8.2% 59
Mining (except Oil and Gas) 7.8% 41
Accommodation 7.8% 209
Repair and Maintenance 7.3% 161
Transit and Ground Passenger Transport 6.8% 102
Forestry and Logging 6.7% 19
Personal and Laundry Services 6.7% 196
Real Estate 6.1% 165
Construction of Buildings 6.0% 153
Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing 5.7% 88
ISPs, Search Portals, & Data Processing 5.6% 39
Chemical Manufacturing 5.3% 60
Administrative and Support Services 5.3% 682
Insurance Carriers & Related Activities 5.3% 323
Educational Services 5.0% 1,215
Food Services and Drinking Places 4.9% 958
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers 4.8% 106
Building Material & Garden Supply Stores 4.7% 124
Miscellaneous Manufacturing 4.5% 109
Management of Companies and Enterprises 4.5% 353
Gasoline Stations 4.4% 111
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods 4.2% 276
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Mfg 4.1% 42
Couriers and Messengers 4.1% 46
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 3.9% 136
Sporting Goods/Hobby/Book/Music Stores 3.8% 49
Couriers and Messengers 3.7% 48
Food and Beverage Stores 3.4% 183
Accommodation 3.4% 116
Credit Intermediation & Related Activity 3.3% 202
Truck Transportation 3.0% 78

 

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