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Bakers

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: $14.44
Statewide median: $20.95

 

This career pays below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Bakers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$11.12 $13.04 $16.08
Minnesota
$12.52 $14.44 $17.48
Central Minnesota
$11.77 $13.72 $16.12
Northeast Minnesota
$10.93 $12.02 $15.63
Northwest Minnesota
$11.01 $12.14 $14.95
Southeast Minnesota
$12.08 $13.81 $15.82
Southwest Minnesota
$11.27 $13.52 $15.80
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$13.36 $15.16 $18.35

* "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 2,510 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Bakers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing low growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 4,425 new Bakers 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 Bakers
Area Employment Employment Change
2016 2026 Number Percent
U S 191,900 203,000 11,100 5.8%
Minnesota 3,009 3,146 137 4.6%
Minnesota Planning Regions 2016 2026 Number Percent
Central Minnesota 222 233 11 5%
Northeast Minnesota 126 100 -26 -20.6%
Northwest Minnesota 210 187 -23 -11%
Southeast Minnesota 259 267 8 3.1%
Southwest Minnesota 79 77 -2 -2.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2,218 2,396 178 8%


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