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Top 100 Popular Jobs in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

What professions have the highest employment in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI? In this article we show the top 100 jobs that employ the highest number of people in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI. We note that the total employment in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI is 1,824,720. The most popular job is the retail salesperson profession, which employs 57,670 people (3.16 percent of the total employment in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI). The second most common job is the personal care aides profession which employs 43,750 people (2.40 percent of the total employment). The employment and salary information in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI is computed from data published by BLS in May 2015 [1].

Table 1. 100 Most Popular Jobs in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

Job Description # of
Empl. i
% of    
Empl. i
Average
Salary i
1 All Occupations
1,824,720
100.00% $41,130
2 Retail Salespersons
57,670
3.16% $20,450
3 Personal Care Aides
43,750
2.40% $22,850
4 Customer Service Representatives
41,350
2.27% $36,630
5 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
40,800
2.24% $18,030
6 Office Clerks, General
37,120
2.03% $32,940
7 Cashiers
34,080
1.87% $19,780
8 Registered Nurses
33,410
1.83% $75,330
9 Waiters and Waitresses
31,680
1.74% $17,870
10 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
27,790
1.52% $24,710
11 General and Operations Managers
24,850
1.36% $96,050
12 Wholesale and Manufacturing (Except Technical and Scientific Products) Sales Representatives
23,470
1.29% $65,650
13 Other Business Operations Specialists
23,130
1.27% $63,390
14 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
22,770
1.25% $40,020
15 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers
22,710
1.24% $27,760
16 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
20,440
1.12% $25,850
17 Accountants and Auditors
19,520
1.07% $64,520
18 Teacher Assistants
17,890
0.98% $32,510
19 Home Health Aides
17,300
0.95% $24,830
20 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
17,270
0.95% $44,090
21 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
16,880
0.93% $39,350
22 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
16,670
0.91% $62,810
23 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
16,610
0.91% $54,600
24 Restaurant Cooks
16,010
0.88% $24,180
25 Other Sales Representatives
14,960
0.82% $54,880
26 Nursing Assistants
14,690
0.81% $29,280
27 Team Assemblers
14,640
0.80% $28,370
28 Receptionists and Information Clerks
14,300
0.78% $29,480
29 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
13,850
0.76% $50,270
30 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
12,670
0.69% $43,690
31 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
12,500
0.69% $39,410
32 Computer Systems Analysts
12,150
0.67% $86,500
33 Financial Managers
11,960
0.66% $120,400
34 All Other Managers
11,900
0.65% $110,890
35 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
11,360
0.62% $64,030
36 Management Analysts
10,480
0.57% $76,250
37 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
10,330
0.57% $65,090
38 Sales Managers
10,040
0.55% $114,210
39 Computer User Support Specialists
10,030
0.55% $51,480
40 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
9,860
0.54% $29,480
41 Applications Software Developers
9,650
0.53% $90,620
42 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop
9,640
0.53% $18,090
43 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
9,570
0.52% $33,760
44 Human Resources Specialists
9,530
0.52% $56,080
45 Bartenders
9,350
0.51% $18,260
46 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
8,930
0.49% $44,130
47 Lawyers
8,900
0.49% $116,350
48 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
8,800
0.48% $21,320
49 Helpers--Production Workers
8,710
0.48% $20,400
50 Security Guards
8,690
0.48% $27,750
51 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
8,600
0.47% $27,020
52 Computer and Information Systems Managers
8,250
0.45% $123,660
53 Social and Human Service Assistants
8,180
0.45% $30,960
54 Childcare Workers
8,030
0.44% $23,090
55 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers
8,000
0.44% $34,260
56 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists
7,910
0.43% $23,030
57 Other Computer Occupations
7,870
0.43% $74,290
58 Packers and Packagers
7,860
0.43% $22,320
59 School or Special Client Bus Drivers
7,790
0.43% $33,420
60 Machinists
7,590
0.42% $46,920
61 Other Assemblers and Fabricators
7,250
0.40% $33,580
62 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers
7,190
0.39% $59,110
63 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
7,100
0.39% $60,450
64 Systems Software Developers
7,050
0.39% $95,990
65 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
6,960
0.38% $79,710
66 Billing and Posting Clerks
6,800
0.37% $36,890
67 Carpenters
6,790
0.37% $53,990
68 Marketing Managers
6,490
0.36% $122,270
69 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
6,430
0.35% $39,030
70 Medical Assistants
6,320
0.35% $34,800
71 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
6,240
0.34% $35,320
72 Electricians
6,190
0.34% $64,610
73 Industrial Engineers
6,080
0.33% $85,030
74 Chief Executives
6,010
0.33% $185,980
75 Computer Programmers
5,990
0.33% $74,530
76 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents
5,840
0.32% $80,240
77 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
5,770
0.32% $26,710
78 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
5,740
0.31% $76,580
79 Administrative Services Managers
5,660
0.31% $81,510
80 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers
5,540
0.30% $66,820
81 Financial Analysts
5,470
0.30% $76,830
82 Construction Laborers
5,460
0.30% $48,910
83 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
5,450
0.30% $38,420
84 Loan Officers
5,430
0.30% $71,400
85 Mechanical Engineers
5,400
0.30% $81,570
86 Dishwashers
5,380
0.29% $19,030
87 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
5,220
0.29% $34,240
88 Medical Secretaries
5,130
0.28% $40,440
89 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop
5,130
0.28% $18,190
90 Bill and Account Collectors
5,000
0.27% $35,480
91 Other Office and Administrative Support Workers
4,970
0.27% $32,570
92 Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products Sales Representatives
4,910
0.27% $92,910
93 Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
4,810
0.26% $30,940
94 Recreation Workers
4,810
0.26% $25,690
95 Food Preparation Workers
4,750
0.26% $24,520
96 Loan Interviewers and Clerks
4,660
0.26% $39,750
97 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
4,620
0.25% $64,810
98 Sales and Related Workers, All Other
4,540
0.25% $46,250
99 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
4,460
0.24% $24,680
100 Graphic Designers
4,270
0.23% $51,130

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