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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 2012 to 2022.

Industry Percent Growth Sort ascending Projected Annual Openings
Specialty Trade Contractors 44.1% 2,417
Ambulatory Health Care Services 41.8% 5,206
Lessors, Nonfinancial Intangible Assets 38.9% 45
Social Assistance 38.2% 2,762
Warehousing and Storage 34.4% 205
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction 33.1% 416
Wood Product Manufacturing 30.7% 326
Construction of Buildings 30.0% 607
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities 29.7% 2,996
Couriers and Messengers 29.4% 286
Truck Transportation 29.1% 668
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers 26.6% 600
Support Activities for Transportation 24.4% 156
Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores 23.8% 196
Health and Personal Care Stores 23.8% 350
Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores 21.5% 478
Waste Management and Remediation Service 20.8% 122
Building Material & Garden Supply Stores 19.9% 472
Primary Metal Manufacturing 19.6% 104
Repair and Maintenance 18.8% 361
Administrative and Support Services 17.8% 2,053
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Mfg 16.7% 130
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing 16.2% 594
Other Information Services 15.7% 22
Financial Investment & Related Activity 14.3% 247
Furniture and Related Product Mfg 14.2% 114
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 14.2% 412
Mining (except Oil and Gas) 14.0% 71
Performing Arts and Spectator Sports 13.4% 114
Real Estate 11.6% 323
Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing 10.9% 140
Rental and Leasing Services 10.5% 71
General Merchandise Stores 10.1% 617
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 10.0% 96
Amusement, Gambling & Recreation Ind 10.0% 392
Machinery Manufacturing 9.9% 288
Accommodation 9.2% 242
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods 8.9% 379
Insurance Carriers & Related Activities 8.5% 524
Nonstore Retailers 8.1% 76
Membership Organizations & Associations 7.8% 532
Miscellaneous Manufacturing 7.7% 173
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods 7.3% 425
Transit and Ground Passenger Transport 7.3% 94
Broadcasting (except Internet) 7.2% 40
Food Services and Drinking Places 7.0% 1,211
ISPs, Search Portals, & Data Processing 6.5% 46
Animal Production and Aquaculture 4.8% 57
Credit Intermediation & Related Activity 4.2% 226
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction 4.1% 36

 

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