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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 Sort descending Percent Growth Projected Annual Openings
Accommodation 21.4% 419
Administrative and Support Services 7.8% 886
Agriculture & Forestry Support Activity 9.8% 27
Air Transportation 11.0% 132
Air Transportation 4.6% 63
Ambulatory Health Care Services 13.3% 1,983
Ambulatory Health Care Services 3.9% 658
Amusement, Gambling & Recreation Ind 29.0% 889
Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing 9.6% 38
Broadcasting (except Internet) 4.6% 16
Chemical Manufacturing 8.6% 107
Construction of Buildings 4.3% 118
Couriers and Messengers 8.6% 134
Educational Services 5.2% 1,186
Electrical Equipment and Appliances 4.6% 35
Financial Investment & Related Activity 4.8% 98
Food Manufacturing 3.3% 153
Food Services and Drinking Places 20.6% 3,154
Forestry and Logging 19.1% 35
Furniture and Related Product Mfg 4.5% 41
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction 8.1% 199
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction 6.5% 109
Hospitals 6.5% 790
Hospitals 3.6% 468
ISPs, Search Portals, & Data Processing 7.1% 40
Insurance Carriers & Related Activities 3.8% 276
Membership Organizations & Associations 11.1% 619
Miscellaneous Manufacturing 4.7% 122
Motion Picture & Sound Recording Ind 53.5% 120
Museums, Parks and Historical Sites 44.3% 92
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Mfg 8.0% 80
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities 5.8% 622
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities 4.3% 459
Other Information Services 12.2% 36
Performing Arts and Spectator Sports 57.6% 410
Personal and Laundry Services 20.3% 472
Professional and Technical Services 10.8% 1,670
Rail Transportation 4.6% 23
Repair and Maintenance 6.2% 128
Social Assistance 26.9% 2,586
Social Assistance 4.5% 492
Specialty Trade Contractors 4.1% 328
Specialty Trade Contractors 3.7% 351
Support Activities for Transportation 7.0% 48
Support Activities for Transportation 4.6% 40
Transit and Ground Passenger Transport 25.1% 320
Transit and Ground Passenger Transport 4.6% 69
Warehousing and Storage 4.8% 60
Warehousing and Storage 4.6% 85
Waste Management and Remediation Service 7.0% 49

 

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