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Minnesota Employment Review

covers of Employment ReviewMinnesota Employment Review is a monthly publication that examines labor market conditions and key economic indicators statewide.

Produced by our Labor Market Information Office, each edition of Review includes a regional spotlight article, business highlights, employment and unemployment statistics, and regional and industrial analyses.

View old editions of Minnesota Employment Review, dating back to 2003, in DEED's Digital Library.

September 2019

In this issue: 2019 2nd Quarter Job Vacancies, Is Graduating from High School Still Relevant?, and more.

August 2019

In this issue: Southeast's got Agriculture, Location Patterns of Restaurants, Industry Snapshots, and more.

July 2019

In this issue: Northeast Minnesota Gets Professional, Fun With Statistics, Industry Snapshots, and more

June 2019

In this issue: Unique Occupations in the Twin Cities, Industry Snapshots, By the Numbers, and more.

May 2019

In this issue: Gender Pay Gaps, Different Abilities in the Workplace, Farm Income, and more.

April 2019

In this issue: Sugar Manufacturing in Northwest Minnesota, Benchmarking Overview, By the Numbers, and more.

March 2019

In this issue: Workforce Shortages in Minnesota's Early Learning Industry, Youth Summer Employment, Industry Snapshots, and more.

February 2019

In this issue: Where Does All of Minnesota's Income Come From?, Having a Senior Moment, Industry Snapshots, and more.

January 2019

In this issue: A Comparative Analysis of the Economic Status of Native-Born and Foreign-Born Residents of Minnesota, NE Minnesota's Forest Products Industry, Fun With Statistics, and more.

December 2018

In this issue: Public Sector Employment, spotlight on Miscellaneous Manufacturing, OES data tool, and more.

November 2018

In this issue: Central Minnesota spotlight on older workers,How Did We Help You in Program Year 2017?, Fun With Statistics, and more.

October 2018

In this issue: Career Choices, By the Numbers, County Snapshots, and more.

September 2018

In this issue: Finding the Right Job, Fun With Statistics, County Snapshots, and more.

August 2018

In this issue: The Experience of American Indian Students in the Minnesota Labor Market, Southeast MN spotlight, and more.

July 2018

In this issue: Population Changes in Northeast Minnesota, Fun With Statistics, County Snapshots, and more.

June 2018

In this issue: 2017 Job Vacancies, Minnesota Job Outlook to 2026, Unemployment in the Twin Cities, County Snapshots, and more.

May 2018

In this issue: Minnesota Job Outlook for 1st Q 2018 to 1st Q 2019, Healthcare Trends in Central Minnesota, County Snapshots, and more.

April 2018

In this issue: Manufacturing in Minnesota, The Gender Pay Gap in NW Minnesota, NAICS 72, County Snapshots, and more.

March 2018

In this issue: Youth Summer Employment 2018, The Changing Faces of Southwest MN, Fun with Statistics, County Snapshots, and more

February 2018

In this issue: Net Earnings Sources Across MN counties, Gender Equality in SE Minnesota, Changes in Seasonal Adjustments, and more.

January 2018

In this issue: Long-Term Projections Methodology, Construction Industry in Northeast Minnesota, County Snapshots, and more

December 2017

In this issue: Small Business Success, Retail Trade in the Twin Cities, county snapshots for Kanabec, Kandiyohi, Kittson, and Koochiching counties, and more.

November 2017

In this issue: Young Workers in Demand, county snapshots for Hubbard, Isanti, Itasca and Jackson counties, and more.

October 2017

In this issue: Regional Resilience, NAICS Primer, county snapshots for Goodhue, Grant, Hennepin, and Houston counties, and more.

September 2017

In this issue: Job Vacancies Are Way Up in 2017, Skilled Manpower in the Making, County Snapshots, and more.

August 2017

In this issue: Household Income Sources Across MN Counties, Wholesale and Retail Trade in SE Minnesota, county snapshots, and more.

July 2017

In this issue: Long-Term Projections, I.T. Takes a Village, Driver's License Data, and more.

June 2017

In this issue: Twin Cities spotlight, county snapshots for Carlton, Carver, Cass and Chippewa counties, Fun With Statistics, and more.

May 2017

In this issue: Regional spotlight for Central MN, county snapshots for Benton, Big Stone, Bue Earth, and Brown counties, NAICS Primer, and more.

April 2017

In this issue: County snapshots for Aitkin, Anoka, Becker, and Beltrami counties, Building an Economy, Veterans by County, and more.

March 2017

In this issue: Youth Summer Employment, occupational profiles for Yardkeeper and Zoologist, Child Care in Southwest Minnesota, and more.

February 2017

In this issue: Cost of Living in SE Minnesota, Customer Satisfaction Survey, W is for Waitstaff, X is for X-ray Technician, Fun With Statistics, and more.

January 2017

In this issue: Community and Social Services in NE Minnesota, NAICS Primer, U is for Ultrasound Technician, V is for Veterinary Technician, and more.

December 2016

In this issue: Minnesota's Millennial Mobility, Distinguishing Industries in the Twin Cities, S is for Surgeon, T is for Truck Driver, and more.

November 2016

In this issue: Projected Regional Employment Growth, Spotlight on Central Minnesota's contribution to meat production, and more.

October 2016

In this issue: Attorneys' Turn, Education Cost and Benefit, occupational profiles for Occupational and Physical Therapists, and more.

September 2016

In this issue: Minnesota's Tight Labor Market, SW Minnesota Wages, occupational profiles for Morticians and Night Watchmen, and more.

August 2016

In this issue: Education is the Foundation; Spotlight on Southeast MN; occupational profiles for Kindergarten Teachers and Lawyers; and more.

July 2016

In this issue: Postsecondary Education in NE Minnesota, A Good Job After College, occupational profiles for Information Security Analysts and Juvenile Protection Officers, Business Developments, and more.

June 2016

In this issue: Minnesota Job Outlook to 2024, Commuting Patterns in the Twin Cities, occupational profiles for guards and home health aides, and more.

May 2016

In the issue: Concentration of Grocery Stores; The Employment Services Industry in Central MN; occupational profiles for electricians and financial analysts; and more

April 2016

In this issue: Minnesota's Retirement Reality; American Indian Workforce Challenges and Opportunities; occupational profiles for carpenters and dentists; and more.

March 2016

In this issue: Teen Summer Employment, Truck Transportation in SW Minnesota, occupational profiles for accountants and barbers, and more.

February 2016

In this issue: How Did You Like Us in 2015?, An Appetizing Part-time Job, Fun With Statistics, and more.

January 2016

In this issue: Diversity gains momentum in Greater Minnesota, Spotlight on NE Minnesota, Shortcut for finding labor market information by region, and more.

December 2015

In this issue: In the Midst of Change: New Population Statistics for the Twin Cities, LRT and Employment Growth, Fun With Statistics, and more.

November 2015

In this issue: Regional Wage Comparisons, Welcome to the Third Dimension of Minnesota Jobs, A Seismic Shift, and more.

October 2015

In this issue: Making Sense of Labor Market Returns to Higher Education for Older Graduates, Workforce Synchronization in North Central Minnesota, Fun With Statistics, and more.

September 2015

In this issue: Micropolitan Statistical Areas overview, spotlight on Civil Engineering, feature on DEED's regional analysts, and more.

August 2015

In this issue: Real Wage Growth by Occupation, Transportation and Warehousing in SE Minnesota, Fun with Statistics, and more.

July 2015

In this issue: Where Are the jobs for Recent College Graduates?, Spotlight on Northeast Minnesota Real Earnings Growth, MN Business Developments, and more.

June 2015

In this issue: A Higher Level of New Hires, Manufacturing Strength in the Twin Cities, Special Report on the Impact of the Avian Flu, and more.

May 2015

In this issue: LAUS Annual Revisions, Construction industry overview in Central Minnesota, Featuring the CES, and more.

April 2015

In this issue: Digging Deep into Real-Time Job Data, How Does Minnesota Unemployment Compare?, Wholesale Trade in the Northwest, and more.

March 2015

In this issue: Teen Summer Employment, Projected Regional Employment Growth, Spotlight on Management careers in Southwest Minnesota, and more.

February 2015

In this issue: How Did You Like Us in 2014?, Protective Services in SE Minnesota, Fun with Statistics, and more.

January 2015

In this issue: Follow the Yellow Brick Roads, Seasonal Variation in NE Minnesota's Economy, Fun with Statistics, and more

December 2014

In this issue: Choosing the Right Path, Information Technology in the Twin Cities, Minnesota Business Developments, and more.

November 2014

In the issue: The Temporary Help Industry, Retail Trade in Central Minnesota, Measuring Minnesota, and more

October 2014

In this issue: Disability Employment in Minnesota; Regional Spotlight - Northwest Minnesota; Fun With Statistics; and more

September 2014

In the issue: Low Income Workers in Minnesota; The Food Services and Drinking Places Industry in SW Minnesota; and more.

August 2014

In this issue: Job Churn in Minnesota; The Construction Industry in Southeast Minnesota; and more.

July 2014

In this issue: Minnesota Job Outlook to 2022; Sources of Job Churn in MN; and more.

June 2014

In this issue: Disability Employment among MN Minorities; Printing in Minnesota; and more.

May 2014

In this issue: Chugging along in 2013; Manufacturing in Central Minnesota; and more.

April 2014

In this issue: Graduate Employment Outcomes tool; Spotlight on Retail Trade in NW Minnesota; and more.

March 2014

In this issue: Summer Youth Employment; Spotlight on Agriculture in SW Minnesota; and more.

February 2014

In this issue: LMI Office Service Summary; Regionally Significant Occupations in SE Minnesota; and more.

January 2014

In this issue: The Mobility of New Nursing Graduates; Mining for Growth; and more.

December 2013

In this issue: A New Minimum?; Furniture Manufacturing in Central MN; and more.

November 2013

In this issue: Jobs, Hours, and Pay; Economic Recovery in the Twin Cities; and more.

October 2013

In this issue: Training for the Future; Disability Employment in Minnesota; Seasonal Employment in Northwest Minnesota; and more.

September 2013

In this issue:  Employment at the MN State Fair, measuring Minnesota's GDP, the impact of retail on Southwest Minnesota, and more.

August 2013

In this issue: Highlight on the fast growing and high-paying industries of management, scientific and technical consulting, a spotlight on northeastern Minnesota's construction industry, fun with statistics and more.

July 2013

In this issue:  Minnesota job outlook, information on Minnesota's chemical manufacturing sector, commuting and labor shed data for the Rochester area, and more.

June 2013

In this issue: Are Skilled Workers Scarce?, Employment Projections in Central Minnesota, Measuring Minnesota, and more.

May 2013

In this issue: 2012 Marked Modest Job Growth in Minnesota, Regional Spotlight - Trucking Jobs in Northwest Minnesota, Minnesota Business Developments, and more.

April 2013

In this issue: Teen Summer Employment 2013, Regional spotlight on Public-Sector Employment in Southwest Minnesota, Fun with Statistics, and more.

March 2013

In this issue: Labor Market Information Office Service Summary, Regional Spotlight - Manufacturing in the Northeast, Measuring Minnesota, and more.

February 2013

In this issue: Using Unemployment Rates to Predict Post-Secondary Enrollment, Regional Spotlight - Mankato-North Mankato: an MSA on the Rise, Fun with Statistics, and more.

January 2013

In this issue: Seasonal Adjustment and Weather Extremes, Raising the Curtain on the Hidden Twin Cities Job Market, Minnesota Business Developments, and more.

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