Tennessee Job Growth
There were 3,310,900 jobs in Tennessee in March 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,224,349 employed persons for the month. Tennessee added 1,700 jobs in March 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 12,712 (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 March 2023 for Tennessee is at a new high of 3,310,900.
CPS employment in Tennessee reached a maximum of 3,273,420 in April 2022. 49,071 jobs have been lost in Tennessee since then according to the household survey. From a November 2022 low of 3,204,445, Tennessee has added 19,904 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Tennessee Employment History