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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: $14.79
Statewide median: $25.22

 

This career pays well below the statewide median wage.


Wages for *

Area Low Median High
U S
$13.03 $14.64 $17.06
Minnesota
$14.11 $14.79 $17.56
Central Minnesota
$14.09 $14.69 $17.51
Northeast Minnesota
$13.80 $14.44 $16.71
Northwest Minnesota
$13.87 $14.34 $16.95
Southeast Minnesota
$14.01 $14.50 $17.14
Southwest Minnesota
$13.86 $14.53 $17.10
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$14.29 $15.76 $17.72

* "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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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 57,230 workers employed in this very large career.

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand   This career is projected to grow much faster than average.

This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 151,605 new to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 3,455,500 3,973,000 517,500 15%
Minnesota 66,583 74,855 8,272 12.4%
Central Minnesota 7,281 8,074 793 10.9%
Northeast Minnesota 3,179 3,544 365 11.5%
Northwest Minnesota 5,611 6,287 676 12%
Southeast Minnesota 6,080 6,890 810 13.3%
Southwest Minnesota 4,077 4,670 593 14.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 40,758 45,822 5,064 12.4%


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