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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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General and Operations Managers
43.50
$43.50  
five stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Marketing Managers
76.65
$76.65  
three stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Sales Managers
64.80
$64.80  
four stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Administrative Services Managers
58.69
$58.69  
three stars Associate's degree Southwest
Facilities Managers
46.38
$46.38  
three stars Associate's degree Southwest
Computer and Information Systems Managers
77.61
$77.61  
three stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Financial Managers
65.23
$65.23  
five stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Industrial Production Managers
50.97
$50.97  
five stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
50.73
$50.73  
five stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Human Resources Managers
65.16
$65.16  
three stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Construction Managers
48.41
$48.41  
four stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Elementary and High School Education Administrators
53.64
$53.64  
four stars Graduate degree (any type) Southwest
College Education Administrators
47.96
$47.96  
three stars Graduate degree (any type) Southwest
Architectural and Engineering Managers
78.92
$78.92  
three stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Food Service Managers
30.87
$30.87  
three stars High School or less Southwest
Medical and Health Services Managers
50.29
$50.29  
five stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers
29.81
$29.81  
three stars High School or less Southwest
Social and Community Service Managers
36.97
$36.97  
four stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
32.97
$32.97  
three stars High School or less Southwest
Compliance Officers
38.19
$38.19  
three stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Cost Estimators
35.98
$35.98  
three stars High School or less Southwest
Human Resources Specialists
34.48
$34.48  
five stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Project Management Specialists
42.46
$42.46  
four stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Project Management Specialists
42.46
$42.46  
four stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Project Management Specialists
42.46
$42.46  
four stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Management Analysts
47.07
$47.07  
four stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Training and Development Specialists
36.67
$36.67  
four stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Market Research Analysts
37.91
$37.91  
five stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Accountants and Auditors
37.36
$37.36  
five stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Credit Analysts
38.88
$38.88  
three stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Financial Analysts
44.82
$44.82  
three stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Personal Financial Advisors
41.88
$41.88  
five stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Loan Officers
38.66
$38.66  
four stars High School or less Southwest
Computer Systems Analysts
52.73
$52.73  
four stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Computer Network Support Specialists
35.18
$35.18  
four stars Associate's degree Southwest
Computer User Support Specialists
30.42
$30.42  
five stars Associate's degree Southwest
Network and Computer Systems Administrators
44.98
$44.98  
three stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Software Developers
55.22
$55.22  
four stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Software Developers
55.22
$55.22  
four stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Civil Engineers
45.51
$45.51  
three stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Electrical Engineers
50.09
$50.09  
three stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Industrial Engineers
48.00
$48.00  
five stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Mechanical Engineers
40.97
$40.97  
four stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Architectural and Civil Drafters
30.90
$30.90  
three stars Associate's degree Southwest
Civil Engineering Technicians
34.54
$34.54  
four stars Associate's degree Southwest
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians
32.54
$32.54  
four stars Associate's degree Southwest
Industrial Engineering Technicians
31.22
$31.22  
four stars Associate's degree Southwest
Mechanical Engineering Technicians
33.25
$33.25  
three stars Associate's degree Southwest
Food Scientists
40.49
$40.49  
three stars Bachelor's degree Southwest
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists
50.18
$50.18  
three stars Graduate degree (any type) Southwest
 
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