Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math are the subjects that make up the Stem careers. 

Check out these 27 STEM careers that are currently in high demand in Minnesota.

Job Title Hourly Wage Most Common Education/Training Requirements
Accountants and Auditors $29.04 Bachelor’s degree
Actuaries $46.29 Bachelor’s degree
Aerospace Engineers $45.22 Bachelor’s degree
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians $17.77 Associate degree
Biochemists and Biophysicists $25.23 Doctoral or professional degree
Biomedical Engineers $46.74 Bachelor’s degree
Chemical Engineers $38.17 Bachelor’s degree
Chemical Technicians $19.72 Associate degree
Chemists $37.27 Bachelor’s degree
Civil Engineering Technicians $27.77 Associate degree
Civil Engineers $36.64 Bachelor’s degree
Computer and Information Systems Managers $55.74 Bachelor’s degree
Computer Hardware Engineers $47.25 Bachelor’s degree
Computer Programmers $33.31 Bachelor’s degree
Computer Systems Analysts $36.66 Bachelor’s degree
Construction Managers $40.51 Associate degree
Cost Estimators $27.72 Bachelor’s degree
Database Administrators $38.03 Bachelor’s degree
Electrical Engineers $40.37 Bachelor’s degree
Electro-Mechanical Technicians $27.18 Associate degree
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer $41.76 Bachelor’s degree
Engineering Managers $57.37 Bachelor’s degree
Environmental Engineering Technicians $20.80 Associate degree
Environmental Engineers $38.71 Bachelor’s degree
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health $21.54 Associate degree
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health $28.69 Bachelor’s degree
Food Scientists and Technologists $34.71 Bachelor’s degree
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors $40.03 Bachelor’s degree
Hydrologists $32.80 Master’s degree
Industrial Engineering Technicians $23.45 Associate degree
Industrial Engineers $37.95 Bachelor’s degree
Materials Engineers $40.38 Bachelor’s degree
Mechanical Engineering Technicians $25.86 Associate degree
Mechanical Engineers $36.20 Bachelor’s degree
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists $31.26 Doctoral or professional degree
Microbiologists $31.29 Bachelor’s degree
Natural Sciences Managers $53.08 Bachelor’s degree
Network and Computer Systems Administrators $33.58 Bachelor’s degree
Nuclear Medicine Technologists $36.37 Associate degree
Operations Research Analysts $33.54 Bachelor’s degree
Software Developers, Applications $43.51 Bachelor’s degree
Software Developers, Systems Software $47.40 Bachelor’s degree
Soil and Plant Scientists $30.14 Bachelor’s degree



Master’s degree 



retrieved from  Economics and Statistics administration July 14, 2011 Economics and Statistics Administration Releases New Report on STEM: Good Jobs Now and For the Future


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