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Production Helpers

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: $15.84
Statewide median: $23.00

 

This career pays below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Production Helpers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$12.81 $15.06 $18.45
Minnesota
$13.84 $15.84 $19.42
Central Minnesota
$12.58 $14.73 $18.04
Northeast Minnesota
$12.79 $14.35 $16.80
Northwest Minnesota
$13.43 $15.37 $18.08
Southeast Minnesota
$15.38 $17.85 $19.98
Southwest Minnesota
$13.38 $15.19 $18.97
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$14.21 $16.37 $19.93

* "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 4,820 workers employed in this medium-sized career.

Where do Production Helpers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is shrinking.

There will be a need for about 6,339 new Production Helpers 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 Production Helpers
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 354,600 385,800 31,200 8.8%
2020 2030 Number Percent
Minnesota 4,701 4,528 -173 -3.7%
2018 2028 Number Percent
Central Minnesota 1,480 1,282 -198 -13.4%
Northeast Minnesota 435 367 -68 -15.6%
Northwest Minnesota 404 453 49 12.1%
Southeast Minnesota 641 691 50 7.8%
Southwest Minnesota 493 542 49 9.9%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 4,740 5,353 613 12.9%


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




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