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Fastest-Growing Careers
These are the occupations that were expected to have the largest rate of growth from 2016 to 2026 (for states) or 2018 to 2028 (for the United States overall). Please note that these projections do not account for the impacts of the current pandemic. Many occupations are likely to have very different projections due to the rapidly changing economy. When revised data are available, they will be published here.
We found 553 growing occupations in Minnesota.
Rank Occupation Employment Percent Change Earnings Typical Education
2016 2026
1
Wind turbine service technicians
270
540
100%
Median wage is between $39,100 to $61,200 per yearPostsecondary non-degree award
2
Statisticians
930
1,300
39%
Median wage is greater than $61,200 per yearMaster's degree
3
Personal care aides
68,410
91,390
34%
Median wage is less than $28,750 per yearHigh school diploma or equivalent
4
Home health aides
25,600
33,450
31%
Median wage is less than $28,750 per yearHigh school diploma or equivalent
5
Physician assistants
1,970
2,580
31%
Median wage is greater than $61,200 per yearMaster's degree
6
Nurse practitioners
3,560
4,550
28%
Median wage is greater than $61,200 per yearMaster's degree
7
Cartographers and photogrammetrists
260
330
26%
Median wage is greater than $61,200 per yearBachelor's degree
8
Magnetic resonance imaging technologists
710
890
26%
Median wage is greater than $61,200 per yearAssociate's degree
9
Phlebotomists
1,910
2,410
26%
Median wage is between $28,750 to $39,100 per yearPostsecondary non-degree award
10
Computer and information research scientists
360
450
25%
Median wage is greater than $61,200 per yearMaster's degree