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Twin Cities Metro Careers

The Twin Cities Metro region includes Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott, and Washington counties. 

What does it cost to live in the Twin Cities Metro?

Cost of Living
The Cost of Living data tool from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) calculates the basic needs cost of living, including child care, food, health care, housing transportation, and taxes. View results by county, region, or statewide. 

Reality Check Tool
The Reality Check Tool allows you to compare lifestyle choices and salary. Build a budget for your desired lifestyle by choosing from a variety of options for housing, utilities, food, transportation, entertainment, and more. Find the annual salary needed to achieve your desired lifestyle.

Salaries in the Twin Cities Metro

Use the job search tool to find salaries for specific occupations.

In-Demand Jobs in the Twin Cities Metro

Learn about job availability and wages for careers in the Twin Cities Metro.

Current In-Demand Jobs

Find in-demand careers in the Twin Cities Metro.  Sort by education required or wages and find detailed information for any career.  

Find Jobs 

Job Search Tools

Use the tools below to find employers and jobs in your region.

Job Search
Search and apply for jobs.

Business Finder
Use the Business Finder to find local businesses that may be hiring in your field.

Plan Your Education in the Twin Cities Metro 

Search for campuses and programs in the Twin Cities Metro. 

Find short-term training in the Twin Cities Metro.