Knoxville, Tennessee 

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Knoxville, TN is experiencing an impressive job growth rate of 20%, which is significantly higher than the national average of 30.54%. This indicates that the city is a thriving and prosperous region for jobs. Additionally, Knoxville's unemployment rate of 3.4% is incredibly low compared to the 4.1% national average. All in all, Knoxville is an excellent place to seek out employment opportunities with its promising job growth and low unemployment rate.

The unemployment rate in Knoxville is 4.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)


- That Job Growth in Knoxville has been Positive.
- Jobs have Increased by 0.9% over the past year.
- The average salary in Knoxville is $44,308.
- The median home cost in Knoxville is $314,700


- Best paying jobs in Knoxville? Architecture, Engineering ($70,530)
- Worst paying jobs? Personal Care ($15,113)
- Highest paying industry jobs? Utilities ($63,258)
- Lowest paying industry jobs? Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation ($16,856)
- Average Income of Residents in Knoxville ($29,277) compared to USA ($37,638)
- The Unemployment Rate in Knoxville (4.7) is lower than USA (6)


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Diverse and inclusive employers are looking for job seekers with a wide range of skills and experience. You can find jobs in Knoxville, Tennessee that match your qualifications.

  EMPLOYMENT INFORMATIONKnoxville, TennesseeUnited States
  AVERAGE SALARY BY OCCUPATIONKnoxville, TennesseeUnited States
  Business, Financial$48,864$68,299
  Computer, Math$60,061$87,306
  Architecture, Engineering$70,530$86,023
  Social Service$35,170$44,925
  Arts, Entertainment$40,241$43,591
  Health Practitioners$62,603$75,327
  Health Technicians$33,450$41,524
  Healthcare Support$24,686$25,441
  Fire Fighters$24,861$35,516
  Law Enforcement$40,246$64,941
  Food Prep, Serving$17,101$16,379
  Cleaning, Maintenance$21,401$23,378
  Personal Care$15,113$15,351
  Sales, Related$27,354$33,178
  Office Admin, Support$30,800$35,058
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$18,074$25,716
  Construction, Extraction$31,133$41,315
  Maintence, Repair$36,228$48,436
  Material Moving$21,848$25,906
  AVERAGE SALARY BY INDUSTRYKnoxville, TennesseeUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$29,375$31,273
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction$61,875$74,432
  Wholesale Trade$44,013$51,301
  Retail Trade$25,588$26,757
  Transportation and Warehousing$35,904$43,256
  Finance and Insurance$42,089$65,016
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$41,232$46,406
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$50,314$73,907
  Management of Companies and Enterprises$61,897$75,118
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$24,797$30,687
  Educational Services$31,168$44,708
  Health Care and Social Assistance$33,153$40,852
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$16,856$25,861
  Accommodation and Food Services$17,882$18,154
  Other Services$28,201$29,481
  Public Administration$43,878$61,644
UNEMPLOYMENT BY YEAR (Years 1990 to 2021)


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Reviews for Knoxville    122 Reviews
The mountains are calling - 10/17/2022
What’s not to like? Friendly folks, mountains, rivers, lakes, streams, trees, amazing southern cuisine. Minimal traffic, solid museums, kid friendly everything, great... Read More

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Not somewhere I would live ever again - 11/10/2021
I lived in Knoxville for 3 years and still go there to see a doctor of mine until my treatment is over. You could not pay me to return to Knoxville now that I foster... Read More

Awesome City/County! - 10/21/2021
This is my second residence in Knoxville and I'm loving my return after a 30 year absence. I love the city and county and the atmosphere surrounding them. What's not to... Read More

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