October 20, 2016
Missouri Target Industry: Advanced Manufacturing
The Advanced Manufacturing Target Industry Group refers to technology-intensive producers and the industries that support them. Advanced Manufacturing represents eight percent of total private sector employment. The Industry Group employed 182,668 workers across 8,928 establishments in 29 industries.
Missouri Occupation Projections – Top Openings
Missouri is projected to have more than 880,000 total job openings between 2014 and 2024. This includes openings created by new job growth, as well as those created through the need for replacement workers. Many of the top openings are in retail, food, and logistics service sectors, often requiring short-to moderate term training. Top openings also include jobs with longer-term training or education needs, such as Registered Nurses, General Managers, and Accountants.