Numbers of Sales and Related Occupations in Knoxville, TN

Occupation group

Sales and Related Occupations

Year Number
2005 33,190
2006 32,190
2007 32,160
2008 34,480
2009 33,810
2010 32,510
2011 32,220
2012 31,920
2013 32,660
2014 32,930
2015 36,860
2016 40,170
2017 41,700
2018 42,850

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers

Year Number
2005 3,560
2006 3,300
2007 3,380
2008 3,570
2009 3,420
2010 3,410
2011 3,640
2012 3,490
2013 3,300
2014 3,100
2015 3,530
2016 3,990
2017 4,560
2018 4,560

First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers

Year Number
2005 820
2006 870
2007 660
2008 730
2009 780
2010 880
2011 870
2012 920
2013 710
2014 700
2015 630
2016 1,180
2017 1,210
2018 1,050

Cashiers

Year Number
2005 7,980
2006 8,410
2007 8,410
2008 9,320
2009 8,950
2010 8,580
2011 7,550
2012 7,430
2013 7,610
2014 7,980
2015 8,950
2016 9,830
2017 11,050
2018 12,560

Counter and Rental Clerks

Year Number
2005 1,040
2006 1,270
2007 1,080
2008 990
2009 910
2010 1,050
2011 1,060
2012 990
2013 960
2014 810
2015 950
2016 760
2017 1,020
2018 1,100

Parts Salespersons

Year Number
2005 630
2006 780
2007 900
2008 1,200
2009 940
2010 720
2011 660
2012 820
2013 910
2014 820
2015 810
2016 750
2017 690
2018 650

Retail Salespersons

Year Number
2005 11,520
2006 9,880
2007 10,240
2008 10,660
2009 10,420
2010 9,850
2011 10,320
2012 10,410
2013 10,770
2014 11,500
2015 12,890
2016 13,230
2017 12,440
2018 11,950

Advertising Sales Agents

Year Number
2005 320
2006 320
2007 240
2008 230
2009 230
2010 260
2011 280
2012 240
2013 130
2014 90
2015 150
2016 190
2017 250
2018 240

Insurance Sales Agents

Year Number
2005 550
2006 470
2007 600
2008 510
2009 700
2010 660
2011 680
2012 700
2013 690
2014 690
2015 780
2016 1,000
2017 1,240
2018 1,160

Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents

Year Number
2007 150
2008 260
2009 320
2010 290
2011 180
2012 240
2013 380
2014 600
2015 490
2016 470
2017 320
2018 530

Travel Agents

Year Number
2005 150
2006 190
2007 220
2008 150
2009 80
2010 70
2011 110
2012 80
2013 90
2014 110
2015 110
2016 150
2017 60
2018 110

Sales Representatives, Services, All Other

Year Number
2005 780
2006 990
2007 1,230
2008 1,290
2009 1,190
2010 1,000
2011 1,200
2012 1,360
2013 1,490
2014 1,430
2015 1,660
2016 2,440
2017 2,540
2018 2,750

Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products

Year Number
2005 1,320
2006 1,470
2007 1,270
2008 1,400
2009 1,310
2010 1,240
2011 1,110
2012 940
2013 1,040
2014 1,050
2015 1,280
2016 1,200
2017 1,240
2018 1,520

Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products

Year Number
2005 3,010
2006 2,890
2007 2,850
2008 3,210
2009 3,410
2010 3,510
2011 3,360
2012 3,190
2013 2,900
2014 2,750
2015 3,040
2016 3,110
2017 3,010
2018 2,640

Demonstrators and Product Promoters

Year Number
2005 130
2006 150
2007 180
2008 110
2009 80
2010 100
2011 130
2012 100
2013 40

Real Estate Brokers

Year Number
2010 80
2012 50
2013 50
2014 70
2016 120

Real Estate Sales Agents

Year Number
2006 220
2007 180
2008 140
2009 130
2010 150
2011 100
2012 70
2013 100
2014 130
2015 170
2016 160
2017 210
2018 220

Sales Engineers

Year Number
2005 190
2006 60
2007 60
2009 140
2010 120
2014 90
2015 70
2016 70
2017 120
2018 110

Telemarketers

Year Number
2005 650
2006 560
2007 280
2008 300
2009 420
2010 280
2011 320
2012 340
2013 980
2014 850
2015 1,030
2016 1,150
2017 1,180
2018 1,260

Sales and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2012 320
2013 230
2014 160
2015 180
2016 270
2017 320
2018 260