Job Training for Missouri

Missouri Job Training
“Show-Me State”

Missouri presents you with specific training opportunities for the largest and fastest growing:

  • industrial sectors
  • occupations
  • companies

But first, let’s take a quick look at the overall economy and key industrial locations.

Missouri Economic Overview

In 2016, Missouri Gross Domestic Product (GDP) ranked 22nd with over $300 billion and ranked 37th with a per capita GDP of over $43,000. For June 2017, Missouri had an employed workforce of over 3 million and an unemployment rate of 3.8%. For 2016, Missouri ranked 11 on cost of living.

The following shows per capita gross state product for the last 20 years, relative to the America at large; Missouri’s rank on this measure has fallen from 20th to 36th.

Missouri Income Per PersonMissouri Locations for Job Training

Here at OJT.com, we can help you get the on-the-job training you need for your business anywhere in Kansas, including the following major cities:

  • Missouri Locations for Job TrainingCape Girardeau
  • Columbia
  • Fayetteville
  • Jefferson City
  • Joplin
  • Kansas City
  • Springfield
  • Joseph
  • Louis

Missouri Industries for Job Training

OJT.com connects you with training providers that support all the major Missouri industries. The chart below shows the percentage of the economy, in terms of jobs, that various industry supersectors contribute to the Missouri economy, relative to the percentage that those sectors contribute to the overall U.S. economy.

Missouri Sector SizesThere are no Missouri OJT supersectors with a proportionate part of their workforce that is 2% or more than the country at large.

Missouri Growth Industries for Job Training

The following chart shows the growth of the major supersectors over the last year, from June 2016 thru June 2017, relative to the growth of those sectors for the country at large.

Missouri Sector Growth

The Missouri OJT industry that grew its workforce 2% or more than the country at large is the Mining and Logging supersector.

Mining and Logging. This supersector includes the following subsectors:

Mining and Logging is the top growth industry in Missouri, relative to the rest of America, with about 4,400 employed (0.1% of the employed workforce) in this supersector (June 2017). Mining and Logging employment growth between June 1016 and June 2017 grew 7.5% while the national average grew 4.8%.

Missouri Occupations for Job Training

The following shows Missouri occupations with the largest proportion of employees, relative to the rest of the nation. For example, a location quotient of “5” indicates that the percentage of employees in the occupation is five times greater than for the entire nation.

Missouri Job Opportunities

Missouri Job Training Providers

Missouri has a variety of different training opportunities that you can access on the state government website, see Missouri Training. See OJT trainers in Missouri for additional training providers.

At OJT.com, we connect you with the best on-the-job training programs and on-the-job training providers in Missouri. Whether you are looking for job training manuals, job training videos, on the job training programs, or any other sort of job training programs in Missouri, OJT.com can help you.

Drop OJT.com a line today and let us help you with your job training needs! 

Call (916) 538-0764 to speak with someone on our project evaluation team.


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