Employment is critical to Baltimore City's future. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake aims to grow the city's population by 10,000 families over the next nine years. And the availability of good paying jobs will act like a magnet attracting families living outside the city. What jobs will drive Baltimore's economy? A comprehensive report by the Brookings Institution shows why manufacturing and transportation related jobs are crucial component of future growth.
Greater Baltimore's next economy potential lies in several key sectors
|Jobs||Share of Metro Jobs||Average Annual wage|
|Transportation & Logistics||29,220||2.2%||$49,730|
Source: Brookings Institution