Tennessee Job Growth
There were 3,151,100 jobs in Tennessee in January 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,255,260 employed persons for the month. Tennessee added 6,500 jobs in January 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 101 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Tennessee job growth compared to other states.
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Tennessee Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Tennessee as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment in Tennessee
CES employment in January 2020 for Tennessee is at a new high of 3,151,100.
CPS employment in Tennessee reached a maximum of 3,256,017 in November 2019. 757 jobs have been lost in Tennessee since then according to the household survey. From a December 2019 low of 3,255,159, Tennessee has added 101 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Tennessee Employment History