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Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $19.41
Statewide median: $20.95


This career pays below the statewide median wage.

Wages for Orderlies *

Area Low Median High
$11.69 $13.92 $17.17
$16.40 $19.41 $22.17
Central Minnesota
$12.07 $17.70 $20.04
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$17.83 $19.93 $22.68

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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In Minnesota, there are 630 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Orderlies most often work?


Current Demand

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This career is currently in low demand.


Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 424 new Orderlies to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.


Employment Outlook for Orderlies
Area Employment Employment Change
2016 2026 Number Percent
U S 54,000 58,400 4,400 8.1%
Minnesota 342 370 28 8.2%
Minnesota Planning Regions 2016 2026 Number Percent
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 212 232 20 9.4%

Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.