The number of jobs in Woodbury grew to 26,506, which is 28.6 percent of the jobs in Washington County. The pie chart below illustrates the how these jobs are spread across various business sectors.
The largest employment sectors continue to be education and health services (31 percent); trade, transportation and utilities (26 percent); and leisure and hospitality (16 percent). The highest growth occurred in leisure and hospitality, which increased 13.5 percent year over year. Other areas of growth include manufacturing (10.3 percent) and professional and business services (5.5 percent). financial activities experienced a decrease of 6.3 percent year over year.
Data is recorded for the second quarter of each year.
Source: MN DEED Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, Q2 2022