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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Johnson City, Tennessee Metro Area

MSA: Johnson City, TN
counties: Carter, Unicoi, Washington
Population (2016 estimate): 202,000
Unemployment Rate (July 2017): 4.6%
NFP Employment (2016): 79,000
Average Earnings (2016): $31,960

Click on an occupational group in the table below for data on specific occupations:

data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational
Group
Total
Employment
Jobs
per 1000
Location
Quotient
Median Annual
Earnings
Management 3,990 51.1 1.0 $67,900
Business and Financial Operations 2,810 36.0 0.7 $53,510
IT and Mathematical 1,110 14.2 0.5 $62,690
Architecture and Engineering 830 10.6 0.6 $68,230
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 370 4.7 0.6 $58,750
Community and Social Services 790 10.1 0.7 $37,800
Legal and Judicial 300 3.8 0.5 $53,700
Education, Training, and Library 5,250 67.2 1.1 N/A
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 660 8.5 0.6 $34,450
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 8,400 107.5 1.8 $46,130
Healthcare Support 3,380 43.3 1.5 $23,630
Protective Services 1,260 16.2 0.7 $36,210
Food Preparation and Serving Related 8,330 106.6 1.2 $18,420
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 1,850 23.7 0.8 $22,870
Personal Care and Services 2,690 34.5 1.1 $20,970
Sales and Related 7,920 101.3 1.0 $21,590
Office and Administrative Support 13,710 175.5 1.1 $27,890
Construction and Extraction 1,850 23.6 0.6 $33,810
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 2,830 36.2 0.9 $35,880
Production 5,390 69.0 1.1 $31,360
Transportation and Material Moving 4,350 55.7 0.8 $25,660

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