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Occupations in Demand

Which jobs are in demand?

Learn more about job availability and wages for careers in your region. The following careers are currently in demand in various regions across the state. The regions represented are the 6 planning areas in Minnesota as defined by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).

Short-term demand is defined as the combination of recently reported vacancies and relatively low unemployment levels.

Sort the table by clicking on the column header. Use the dropdown box to change the region. Get more information by clicking an occupation title or wage.

268 occupations found

Occupation Title Sort ascending Wage Need help? Median wage means the point at which half of all workers in the occupation earn less and half earn more. New employees are usually in the "earn less" half.
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Need help? Current demand indicator shows how occupations compare in terms of possible openings in order from high to low.
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Biological Technicians
23.82
$23.82  
three stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Billing and Posting Clerks
23.88
$23.88  
four stars High School or less Southwest
Bill and Account Collectors
21.82
$21.82  
four stars High School or less Southwest
Bartenders
13.07
$13.07  
five stars High School or less Southwest
Bakers
17.78
$17.78  
four stars High School or less Southwest
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
24.39
$24.39  
five stars Vocational training Southwest
Automotive Body Repairers
24.21
$24.21  
four stars High School or less Southwest
Architectural and Engineering Managers
78.92
$78.92  
three stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Architectural and Civil Drafters
30.90
$30.90  
three stars Associate's degree Southwest
Animal Breeders
18.62
$18.62  
three stars High School or less Southwest
Amusement and Recreation Attendants
14.00
$14.00  
four stars High School or less Southwest
Agricultural Technicians
19.03
$19.03  
four stars Associate's degree Southwest
Agricultural Equipment Operators
21.19
$21.19  
five stars High School or less Southwest
Advertising Sales Agents
26.36
$26.36  
three stars High School or less Southwest
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers
31.86
$31.86  
three stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Administrative Services Managers
58.69
$58.69  
three stars Associate's degree Southwest
Accountants and Auditors
37.36
$37.36  
five stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
 
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