Numbers of jobs in Tennessee

All Occupations

Year Number
2001 2,585,280
2002 2,617,360
2003 2,613,610
2004 2,634,450
2005 2,686,580
2006 2,718,410
2007 2,739,230
2008 2,755,800
2009 2,625,140
2010 2,569,420
2011 2,602,320
2012 2,657,280
2013 2,700,050
2014 2,749,480
2015 2,814,230
2016 2,893,040
2017 2,915,750
2018 2,956,920

Management Occupations

Year Number
2001 162,120
2002 163,840
2003 158,370
2004 149,910
2005 154,500
2006 153,090
2007 151,010
2008 149,610
2009 141,820
2010 135,000
2011 141,720
2012 141,630
2013 148,740
2014 151,850
2015 164,910
2016 164,680
2017 162,650
2018 169,830

Business and Financial Operations Occupations

Year Number
2001 76,530
2002 76,320
2003 77,390
2004 78,170
2005 76,340
2006 81,520
2007 87,050
2008 90,290
2009 88,640
2010 91,970
2011 94,200
2012 96,840
2013 99,030
2014 99,820
2015 101,610
2016 110,140
2017 120,350
2018 127,220

Computer and Mathematical Occupations

Year Number
2001 33,550
2002 36,000
2003 36,920
2004 38,290
2005 38,100
2006 38,100
2007 39,680
2008 39,620
2009 38,970
2010 39,660
2011 43,470
2012 43,550
2013 46,120
2014 46,550
2015 48,110
2016 51,340
2017 54,730
2018 56,460

Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Year Number
2001 37,420
2002 36,670
2003 37,270
2004 35,600
2005 37,390
2006 35,010
2007 34,970
2008 35,550
2009 32,880
2010 36,340
2011 37,150
2012 38,670
2013 41,280
2014 42,700
2015 44,240
2016 45,120
2017 45,370
2018 44,550

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Year Number
2001 12,630
2002 13,000
2003 13,220
2004 13,660
2005 13,310
2006 13,460
2007 14,510
2008 14,700
2009 13,800
2010 11,980
2011 13,970
2012 14,820
2013 15,760
2014 15,260
2015 15,810
2016 15,030
2017 16,010
2018 17,300

Community and Social Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 21,610
2002 27,020
2003 27,410
2004 28,360
2005 28,490
2006 29,420
2007 29,330
2008 30,250
2009 29,870
2010 29,410
2011 29,010
2012 28,320
2013 27,970
2014 29,750
2015 30,340
2016 30,600
2017 30,970
2018 32,130

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2001 11,950
2002 12,840
2003 12,770
2004 12,990
2005 13,690
2006 11,930
2007 12,280
2008 11,730
2009 11,310
2010 12,650
2011 12,580
2012 12,840
2013 13,310
2014 13,500
2015 13,690
2016 13,540
2017 13,590
2018 14,620

Education, Training, and Library Occupations

Year Number
2001 129,260
2002 131,940
2003 133,830
2004 138,230
2005 139,800
2006 141,680
2007 141,070
2008 145,130
2009 145,610
2010 151,560
2011 154,790
2012 153,270
2013 152,150
2014 150,740
2015 150,460
2016 151,460
2017 154,000
2018 155,930

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Year Number
2001 25,200
2002 24,870
2003 25,850
2004 27,070
2005 25,900
2006 27,300
2007 29,180
2008 29,720
2009 28,770
2010 25,130
2011 25,390
2012 27,030
2013 28,180
2014 28,860
2015 29,140
2016 29,390
2017 30,810
2018 31,960

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2001 140,330
2002 144,950
2003 142,080
2004 149,080
2005 151,030
2006 155,570
2007 160,070
2008 170,610
2009 172,870
2010 175,480
2011 177,160
2012 180,850
2013 185,740
2014 183,090
2015 183,990
2016 195,290
2017 192,900
2018 195,400

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 57,300
2002 61,480
2003 62,260
2004 60,780
2005 62,570
2006 65,620
2007 68,790
2008 72,120
2009 72,140
2010 76,760
2011 75,910
2012 77,040
2013 76,580
2014 74,960
2015 77,880
2016 76,020
2017 74,590
2018 73,460

Protective Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 54,780
2002 61,340
2003 57,930
2004 56,570
2005 58,180
2006 58,870
2007 60,420
2008 62,890
2009 62,530
2010 62,650
2011 63,470
2012 62,770
2013 64,710
2014 64,590
2015 66,720
2016 67,000
2017 68,660
2018 70,840

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 199,430
2002 205,410
2003 208,630
2004 215,050
2005 224,840
2006 231,900
2007 238,220
2008 237,830
2009 227,040
2010 222,790
2011 227,570
2012 237,030
2013 241,790
2014 246,270
2015 254,120
2016 265,050
2017 271,390
2018 277,940

Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations

Year Number
2001 83,360
2002 83,240
2003 84,880
2004 81,680
2005 81,600
2006 82,440
2007 82,920
2008 82,160
2009 79,150
2010 75,900
2011 77,860
2012 81,890
2013 83,430
2014 84,390
2015 80,540
2016 81,490
2017 79,460
2018 81,360

Personal Care and Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 38,990
2002 43,030
2003 43,190
2004 44,170
2005 42,870
2006 44,340
2007 47,810
2008 52,090
2009 54,230
2010 54,850
2011 60,270
2012 64,130
2013 65,890
2014 67,750
2015 68,820
2016 73,370
2017 76,630
2018 79,870

Sales and Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 254,070
2002 253,340
2003 256,460
2004 254,080
2005 263,660
2006 263,490
2007 270,380
2008 272,520
2009 263,850
2010 258,940
2011 259,260
2012 263,600
2013 266,470
2014 273,830
2015 278,610
2016 287,160
2017 286,000
2018 287,500

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 432,750
2002 437,680
2003 439,380
2004 446,630
2005 459,210
2006 461,040
2007 459,700
2008 463,270
2009 451,830
2010 442,310
2011 439,300
2012 443,690
2013 441,620
2014 450,300
2015 460,490
2016 470,590
2017 476,090
2018 468,630

Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations

Year Number
2001 4,890
2002 4,600
2003 4,360
2004 3,840
2005 3,480
2006 4,120
2007 3,560
2008 3,070
2009 3,080
2010 3,150
2011 3,770
2012 4,160
2013 3,940
2014 3,330
2015 3,530
2016 3,960
2017 4,980
2018 4,980

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2001 110,270
2002 107,410
2003 106,610
2004 105,750
2005 108,210
2006 114,000
2007 114,060
2008 113,400
2009 98,430
2010 90,200
2011 89,710
2012 89,180
2013 85,920
2014 85,110
2015 90,110
2016 90,750
2017 93,220
2018 96,050

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations

Year Number
2001 108,120
2002 107,370
2003 109,620
2004 114,270
2005 120,460
2006 119,330
2007 121,590
2008 121,930
2009 115,160
2010 107,890
2011 108,660
2012 108,610
2013 113,640
2014 118,070
2015 122,880
2016 126,990
2017 127,230
2018 127,750

Production Occupations

Year Number
2001 334,940
2002 322,020
2003 311,700
2004 315,970
2005 323,200
2006 322,630
2007 304,520
2008 291,970
2009 250,930
2010 231,820
2011 230,250
2012 244,520
2013 243,920
2014 252,900
2015 255,390
2016 268,120
2017 266,090
2018 265,850

Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Year Number
2001 255,800
2002 262,990
2003 263,480
2004 264,310
2005 259,770
2006 263,560
2007 268,130
2008 265,340
2009 242,230
2010 232,970
2011 236,840
2012 242,840
2013 253,860
2014 265,860
2015 272,860
2016 275,940
2017 270,020
2018 277,290

Metro Areas in Tennessee