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

Mankato, Minnesota Metro Area

MSA: Mankato-North Mankato, MN
counties: Blue Earth, Nicollet
Population (2016 estimate): 100,000
Unemployment Rate (June 2016): 3.3%
NFP Employment (2016): 57,000
Average Earnings (2016): $37,250

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 2,440 47.3 0.9 $81,010
Business and Financial Operations 1,810 35.1 0.7 $58,480
IT and Mathematical 1,050 20.3 0.7 $56,400
Architecture and Engineering 700 13.6 0.8 $60,930
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 260 5.0 0.6 $53,470
Community and Social Services 1,670 32.4 2.3 $45,050
Legal and Judicial 160 3.1 0.4 $59,560
Education, Training, and Library 3,600 69.7 1.1 $51,610
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 700 13.6 1.0 $40,320
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 3,150 60.9 1.0 $55,180
Healthcare Support 1,640 31.7 1.1 $28,410
Protective Services 560 10.8 0.5 $40,150
Food Preparation and Serving Related 5,230 101.3 1.1 $20,030
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 1,850 35.7 1.1 $26,410
Personal Care and Services 3,340 64.7 2.0 $26,850
Sales and Related 5,390 104.4 1.0 $23,770
Office and Administrative Support 7,270 140.8 0.9 $32,760
Construction and Extraction 1,620 31.4 0.8 $45,030
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 1,840 35.7 0.9 $42,400
Production 3,980 77.1 1.2 $35,930
Transportation and Material Moving 3,290 63.7 0.9 $31,300

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