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Jun
16

Occupational Employment and Wages in Knoxville – May 2016

Workers in the Knoxville Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $20.45 in May 2016, about 14 percent below the nationwide average of $23.86.

Jun
14

Consumer Price Index, South Region – May 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South was unchanged in May, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jun
07

Occupational Employment and Wages in Memphis – May 2016

Workers in the Memphis Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $20.64 in May 2016, about 13 percent below the nationwide average of $23.86.

Tennessee Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)3,167.8 3,184.7 3,195.6 3,202.9 3,199.7 (p)3,181.9

Employment(1)

(2)3,005.2 3,013.2 3,026.2 3,038.6 3,048.6 (p)3,053.7

Unemployment(1)

(2)162.6 171.4 169.4 164.3 151.1 (p)128.2

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)5.1 5.4 5.3 5.1 4.7 (p)4.0

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

2,994.1 3,002.6 3,006.1 3,016.4 3,011.4 (p)3,011.2

12-month % change

2.1 2.3 2.1 2.2 2.0 (p)1.9

Mining, Logging, and Construction(4)

122.2 124.0 127.3 125.9 125.9 (p)125.3

12-month % change

2.7 3.6 7.0 6.2 6.8 (p)6.7

Manufacturing(4)

344.9 346.1 348.5 347.1 348.0 (p)348.8

12-month % change

2.0 2.1 2.4 1.6 1.6 (p)1.6

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

621.2 625.6 625.3 625.5 627.4 (p)624.2

12-month % change

1.9 2.2 1.8 1.7 1.9 (p)1.3

Information(4)

45.5 45.2 45.6 46.3 45.6 (p)45.3

12-month % change

0.7 0.2 0.2 3.3 0.0 (p)0.4

Financial Activities(4)

155.0 154.1 154.8 154.4 154.9 (p)156.2

12-month % change

3.3 2.5 2.9 2.3 2.2 (p)2.8

Professional & Business Services(4)

410.7 414.0 408.2 414.7 412.8 (p)413.9

12-month % change

2.7 3.4 1.7 3.1 2.3 (p)2.8

Education & Health Services(4)

430.4 421.9 427.0 427.8 430.3 (p)428.5

12-month % change

2.5 0.6 1.4 1.6 2.0 (p)1.3

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

325.5 328.1 328.6 328.1 325.2 (p)324.1

12-month % change

3.6 4.0 3.9 3.5 2.3 (p)2.0

Other Services(4)

110.4 111.1 110.9 111.7 111.8 (p)111.8

12-month % change

0.8 1.3 0.8 1.5 1.4 (p)1.4

Government(4)

428.3 432.5 429.9 434.9 429.5 (p)433.1

12-month % change

0.7 1.6 0.9 1.1 0.7 (p)1.6

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and new seasonal adjustment.
(3) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Memphis Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2017
Nashville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2017
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2017
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jun 2017
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2017
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jun 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Tennessee – 2016 Unemployment News Release Feb 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Memphis – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Chattanooga – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
County Employment and Wages in Tennessee – First Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2016
Consumer Price Index, South Region – May 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Truck Drivers in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Southeast-May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2014
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2017
Chattanooga Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2017
Knoxville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Knoxville – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017