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Food Manufacturing

Businesses in this industry produce food to sell to wholesalers or retailers.

Companies in this group transform livestock and agricultural products into food. The food products are usually sold to wholesalers or retailers, who then sell to consumers. Bakeries and candy makers that sell food on-site are also included in this group.

This industry employs 43950 people in Minnesota.

Common Careers in this Industry

Career Median Wage
Slaughterers and Meat Packers $14.78
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators $15.03
Food Batchmakers $15.45
Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters $13.95


Related Industries

Apparel Manufacturing
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing
Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
Textile Mills
Textile Product Mills



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