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Occupations in Demand

What manufacturing jobs are in demand in my region?

Are you exploring manufacturing jobs close to home? Learn more about job availability and wages for manufacturing careers in your region. The following manufacturing careers are currently in demand in various regions across the state. The regions represented are the 13 economic development regions 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.

Occupation Title Wage 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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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 There are 13 Economic Development Regions in Minnesota.
Computer Systems Analysts
42.17
$42.17 
Bachelor's degree 7 County Twin Cities
Accountants and Auditors
31.55
$31.55 
Bachelor's degree 7 County Twin Cities
Training and Development Specialists
28.98
$28.98 
Bachelor's degree 7 County Twin Cities
Logisticians
36.61
$36.61 
Bachelor's degree 7 County Twin Cities
Human Resources Specialists
27.52
$27.52 
Bachelor's degree 7 County Twin Cities
Purchasing Agents
30.24
$30.24 
High school diploma or equivalent 7 County Twin Cities
Architectural and Engineering Managers
65.78
$65.78 
Bachelor's degree 7 County Twin Cities
Industrial Production Managers
47.45
$47.45 
Bachelor's degree 7 County Twin Cities
Computer and Information Systems Managers
60.35
$60.35 
Bachelor's degree 7 County Twin Cities
Sales Managers
55.99
$55.99 
Bachelor's degree 7 County Twin Cities
 
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