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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Grand Forks, North Dakota Metro Area

MSA: Grand Forks, ND-MN
counties: Grand Forks (ND), Polk (MN)
Population (2016 estimate): 103,000
Unemployment Rate (July 2017): 2.8%
NFP Employment (2016): 58,000
Average Earnings (2016): $39,190

Click on an occupational group in the table below for data on specific occupations:

data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational
Group
Total
Employment
Jobs
per 1000
Location
Quotient
Median Annual
Earnings
Management 2,320 46.3 0.9 $85,310
Business and Financial Operations 1,620 32.4 0.6 $55,690
IT and Mathematical 540 10.7 0.4 $61,000
Architecture and Engineering 820 16.4 0.9 $58,280
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 470 9.4 1.2 $56,060
Community and Social Services 800 16.0 1.1 $45,700
Legal and Judicial 210 4.3 0.6 $56,620
Education, Training, and Library 3,720 74.1 1.2 $47,940
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 720 14.5 1.1 $33,690
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 3,400 67.8 1.1 $58,000
Healthcare Support 1,600 32.0 1.1 $30,950
Protective Services 570 11.4 0.5 $40,500
Food Preparation and Serving Related 5,440 108.5 1.2 $20,940
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 2,260 45.0 1.4 $27,040
Personal Care and Services 2,270 45.4 1.4 $25,330
Sales and Related 5,400 107.7 1.0 $25,080
Office and Administrative Support 6,740 134.4 0.9 $33,980
Construction and Extraction 2,800 55.8 1.4 $44,530
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 2,110 42.0 1.1 $43,010
Production 2,390 47.6 0.7 $37,740
Transportation and Material Moving 3,770 75.3 1.1 $34,210

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