Knoxville Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro -2,600
  • Month Over Month: -0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 400
  • Year Over Year: +1.7%
State +2,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 3,833
  • Year Over Year: +1.6%
National +225,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 211,000
  • Year Over Year: +1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Metro 2.9%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 2.9%
  • Year Over Year: +0.1%
State 3.3%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.3%
  • Year Over Year: -0.1%
National 3.6%
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.53%
  • Year Over Year: -0.4%

Local Industry Job Growth from the B.L.S.

Finance & Insurance -100
  • From Last Month: -0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 126
  • From Last Year: +2.8%
Manufacturing 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 41
  • From Last Year: +1.0%
Retail Trade -500
  • From Last Month: -1.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 51
  • From Last Year: +1.8%
Transportation & Warehousing +1,300
  • From Last Month: +0.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 177
  • From Last Year: +3.1%
Chemical Manufacturing +100
  • From Last Month: +0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 26
  • From Last Year: +0.8%
Goods Producing -200
  • From Last Month: -0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 59
  • From Last Year: +0.2%
Hospitals +100
  • From Last Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 112
  • From Last Year: +0.2%
Computer & Electronic Product Manufacturing +100
  • From Last Month: +1.9%
  • 3 Month Average: 5
  • From Last Year: +3.8%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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