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

 

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