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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 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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Region Sort descending Need help? There are 6 Planning Regions in Minnesota.
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Chiropractors
37.56
$37.56  
three stars Graduate degree (any type) Northwest
Dentists
86.13
$86.13  
four stars Graduate degree (any type) Northwest
Pharmacists
68.49
$68.49  
four stars Graduate degree (any type) Northwest
Physician Assistants
62.13
$62.13  
five stars Graduate degree (any type) Northwest
Occupational Therapists
40.62
$40.62  
three stars Graduate degree (any type) Northwest
Physical Therapists
45.74
$45.74  
four stars Graduate degree (any type) Northwest
Speech-Language Pathologists
40.51
$40.51  
four stars Graduate degree (any type) Northwest
Veterinarians
51.11
$51.11  
three stars Graduate degree (any type) Northwest
Nurse Anesthetists
111.03
$111.03  
three stars Graduate degree (any type) Northwest
Nurse Practitioners
63.91
$63.91  
five stars Graduate degree (any type) Northwest
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists
50.18
$50.18  
four stars Graduate degree (any type) Northwest
School Psychologists
40.55
$40.55  
three stars Graduate degree (any type) Northwest
Librarians and Media Collections Specialists
33.08
$33.08  
three stars Graduate degree (any type) Northwest
Librarians and Media Collections Specialists
33.08
$33.08  
three stars Graduate degree (any type) Northwest
Family Medicine Physicians
102.93
$102.93  
four stars Graduate degree (any type) Northwest
First-line Supervisors of Gambling Services Workers
25.92
$25.92  
three stars Not available Northwest
First-line Supervisors of Gambling Services Workers
25.92
$25.92  
three stars Not available Northwest
 
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