Tennessee Employment Data by County

County with the Most Businesses: Davidson County Tennessee, 22,089
County with the Most Employees: Davidson County Tennessee, 431,904
County with Highest Average Hourly Wage: Roane County Tennessee, $1,322
County with Highest Unemployment Rate: Lake County Tennessee, 5.9%



Anderson County Tennessee

Total Businesses1,6051.0% of state total
Total Employment34,7621.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,078110.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services25415.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing11,25732.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1217.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,6817.7% of county employees



Bedford County Tennessee

Total Businesses7780.5% of state total
Total Employment15,2170.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$75077.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12916.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,84638.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places496.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Office supplies except paper manufacturing7815.1% of county employees



Benton County Tennessee

Total Businesses2760.2% of state total
Total Employment3,0520.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60862.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5519.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing71723.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places238.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Commercial banking2157.0% of county employees



Bledsoe County Tennessee

Total Businesses1120.1% of state total
Total Employment7530.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60962.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1917.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Agriculture and forestry12817.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households76.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians293.9% of county employees



Blount County Tennessee

Total Businesses2,3521.5% of state total
Total Employment40,5771.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$91593.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade36015.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing7,68618.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1556.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,0199.9% of county employees



Bradley County Tennessee

Total Businesses1,8151.2% of state total
Total Employment37,1421.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$78080.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade32417.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing9,21924.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1447.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,70910.0% of county employees



Campbell County Tennessee

Total Businesses5880.4% of state total
Total Employment7,1960.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66067.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12020.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,52821.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places437.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6158.5% of county employees



Cannon County Tennessee

Total Businesses1910.1% of state total
Total Employment1,6620.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65367.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3216.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare34020.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households136.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places18211.0% of county employees



Carroll County Tennessee

Total Businesses4030.3% of state total
Total Employment5,6520.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70372.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8521.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade76713.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places327.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4858.6% of county employees



Carter County Tennessee

Total Businesses6510.4% of state total
Total Employment8,6510.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67669.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade13020.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,75620.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places6510.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Nursing care facilities skilled nursing7618.8% of county employees



Cheatham County Tennessee

Total Businesses6230.4% of state total
Total Employment6,7550.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$81683.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction11818.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,18532.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places345.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6309.3% of county employees



Chester County Tennessee

Total Businesses2470.2% of state total
Total Employment2,6870.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65967.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5020.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing55120.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places208.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Supermarkets and other grocery stores1234.6% of county employees



Claiborne County Tennessee

Total Businesses4380.3% of state total
Total Employment7,0460.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71673.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8218.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,48335.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places276.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places5237.4% of county employees



Clay County Tennessee

Total Businesses1140.1% of state total
Total Employment1,1490.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60061.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2421.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare32428.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1412.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1099.5% of county employees



Cocke County Tennessee

Total Businesses4610.3% of state total
Total Employment5,8260.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66067.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade11224.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,61027.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places408.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians1552.7% of county employees



Coffee County Tennessee

Total Businesses1,2140.8% of state total
Total Employment22,5820.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$85888.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade23219.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing4,92421.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places998.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,26410.0% of county employees



Crockett County Tennessee

Total Businesses2460.2% of state total
Total Employment2,9880.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$80682.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4217.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,18839.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places124.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores602.0% of county employees



Cumberland County Tennessee

Total Businesses1,0670.7% of state total
Total Employment15,3350.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65667.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade21219.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade2,78918.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places746.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,4089.2% of county employees



Davidson County Tennessee

Total Businesses22,08914.0% of state total
Total Employment431,90416.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,117114.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services2,97613.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare75,25817.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1,5206.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places36,0288.3% of county employees



Decatur County Tennessee

Total Businesses1920.1% of state total
Total Employment2,8130.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$76478.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4221.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing55719.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places147.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1946.9% of county employees



DeKalb County Tennessee

Total Businesses3040.2% of state total
Total Employment4,5730.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72073.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Other services4715.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,24949.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households3511.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3197.0% of county employees



Dickson County Tennessee

Total Businesses9570.6% of state total
Total Employment14,5430.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74176.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade16617.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,64325.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places808.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,59110.9% of county employees



Dyer County Tennessee

Total Businesses7800.5% of state total
Total Employment12,6620.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$75277.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade16220.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing4,03631.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places536.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,1078.7% of county employees



Fayette County Tennessee

Total Businesses5650.4% of state total
Total Employment6,4570.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$95698.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8014.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,80928.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places274.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Other plastics product manufacturing2283.5% of county employees



Fentress County Tennessee

Total Businesses2540.2% of state total
Total Employment3,9280.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$61763.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4517.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade72918.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households197.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2386.1% of county employees



Franklin County Tennessee

Total Businesses7380.5% of state total
Total Employment9,8560.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68570.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade13918.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,66527.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places547.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8238.4% of county employees



Gibson County Tennessee

Total Businesses8910.6% of state total
Total Employment11,1420.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69070.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade17619.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,71524.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places586.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,0139.1% of county employees



Giles County Tennessee

Total Businesses5620.4% of state total
Total Employment9,5260.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$75777.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade11620.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing4,04342.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places407.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6877.2% of county employees



Grainger County Tennessee

Total Businesses2480.2% of state total
Total Employment2,9500.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72874.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4919.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,14938.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Residential building construction135.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Supermarkets and other grocery stores1826.2% of county employees



Greene County Tennessee

Total Businesses1,1120.7% of state total
Total Employment22,2890.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72174.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade19317.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing6,07127.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places877.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,4686.6% of county employees



Grundy County Tennessee

Total Businesses1460.1% of state total
Total Employment1,3250.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$50351.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4027.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing31423.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores138.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Supermarkets and other grocery stores624.7% of county employees



Hamblen County Tennessee

Total Businesses1,2640.8% of state total
Total Employment27,2251.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74476.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade23918.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing9,28434.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1007.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Temporary help services1,5685.8% of county employees



Hamilton County Tennessee

Total Businesses9,3675.9% of state total
Total Employment173,1636.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$91293.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1,34914.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare24,31114.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places7207.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places17,0069.8% of county employees



Hancock County Tennessee

Total Businesses530.0% of state total
Total Employment4210.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$51252.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1324.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare15436.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households47.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Pharmacies and drug stores276.4% of county employees



Hardeman County Tennessee

Total Businesses3350.2% of state total
Total Employment4,8380.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$75477.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6619.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,86938.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places195.7% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters2364.9% of county employees



Hardin County Tennessee

Total Businesses4860.3% of state total
Total Employment6,3220.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$82684.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade10421.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,96831.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places428.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians1742.8% of county employees



Hawkins County Tennessee

Total Businesses6290.4% of state total
Total Employment10,7440.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$82484.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade10717.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing4,20839.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places589.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Temporary help services6626.2% of county employees



Haywood County Tennessee

Total Businesses3070.2% of state total
Total Employment3,9430.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74676.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5417.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,58140.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places185.9% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters2005.1% of county employees



Henderson County Tennessee

Total Businesses4670.3% of state total
Total Employment6,4070.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71273.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade10021.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,30820.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places296.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places70311.0% of county employees



Henry County Tennessee

Total Businesses6780.4% of state total
Total Employment8,8660.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70372.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12919.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,21525.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places507.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8309.4% of county employees



Hickman County Tennessee

Total Businesses2700.2% of state total
Total Employment2,3660.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71473.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4416.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing47920.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households207.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Supermarkets and other grocery stores783.3% of county employees



Houston County Tennessee

Total Businesses1010.1% of state total
Total Employment9430.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63565.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2423.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare26628.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places109.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places899.4% of county employees



Humphreys County Tennessee

Total Businesses3090.2% of state total
Total Employment4,8190.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$976100.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6019.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,45330.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places299.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Other basic inorganic chemical manufacturing3106.4% of county employees



Jackson County Tennessee

Total Businesses1110.1% of state total
Total Employment8910.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64466.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1816.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing18120.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1210.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places12714.3% of county employees



Jefferson County Tennessee

Total Businesses6840.4% of state total
Total Employment10,8990.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$82484.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12718.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,94117.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places618.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians2061.9% of county employees



Johnson County Tennessee

Total Businesses2340.1% of state total
Total Employment3,1100.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$87689.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4418.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing80625.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places219.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Pharmacies and drug stores622.0% of county employees



Knox County Tennessee

Total Businesses12,0207.6% of state total
Total Employment205,4278.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$90492.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1,65113.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare35,94617.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places8196.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places21,08210.3% of county employees



Lake County Tennessee

Total Businesses900.1% of state total
Total Employment8120.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$55356.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1516.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade13616.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places88.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians415.0% of county employees



Lauderdale County Tennessee

Total Businesses3120.2% of state total
Total Employment4,1140.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72374.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6922.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,31231.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places175.4% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters2175.3% of county employees



Lawrence County Tennessee

Total Businesses6870.4% of state total
Total Employment8,0810.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64866.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade16223.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,03225.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places578.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places97012.0% of county employees



Lewis County Tennessee

Total Businesses1970.1% of state total
Total Employment1,9900.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60862.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3919.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade50525.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places157.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places20810.5% of county employees



Lincoln County Tennessee

Total Businesses5740.4% of state total
Total Employment7,8910.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69671.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade11319.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,25941.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places356.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6968.8% of county employees



Loudon County Tennessee

Total Businesses9460.6% of state total
Total Employment13,0410.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$81683.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade14415.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,19324.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places656.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,44411.1% of county employees



Macon County Tennessee

Total Businesses3190.2% of state total
Total Employment3,7260.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64366.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6319.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing93325.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households3310.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians1022.7% of county employees



Madison County Tennessee

Total Businesses2,3681.5% of state total
Total Employment46,5751.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$78480.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade45019.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing8,70618.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1657.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,73910.2% of county employees



Marion County Tennessee

Total Businesses4270.3% of state total
Total Employment6,3430.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72073.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9422.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,05232.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places4410.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Supermarkets and other grocery stores1732.7% of county employees



Marshall County Tennessee

Total Businesses4820.3% of state total
Total Employment8,3280.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$81183.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9720.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing4,23450.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places347.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6107.3% of county employees



Maury County Tennessee

Total Businesses1,8021.1% of state total
Total Employment28,2791.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$88390.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade29716.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing6,18221.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1347.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,26311.5% of county employees



McMinn County Tennessee

Total Businesses8600.5% of state total
Total Employment15,7610.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$83085.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade16018.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing6,36440.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places698.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Temporary help services5703.6% of county employees



McNairy County Tennessee

Total Businesses4060.3% of state total
Total Employment4,0730.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63765.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8019.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,21029.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places307.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places43310.6% of county employees



Meigs County Tennessee

Total Businesses1070.1% of state total
Total Employment1,6040.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$76378.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2523.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing95659.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores87.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians301.9% of county employees



Monroe County Tennessee

Total Businesses6790.4% of state total
Total Employment12,1080.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$75177.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade13519.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,63346.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places619.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Ship and boat building1,74614.4% of county employees



Montgomery County Tennessee

Total Businesses2,9711.9% of state total
Total Employment42,1261.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68069.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade52617.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade8,71220.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2869.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6,93616.5% of county employees



Moore County Tennessee

Total Businesses650.0% of state total
Total Employment1,2180.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,024105.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1320.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade857.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places57.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Stone mining and quarrying00.0% of county employees



Morgan County Tennessee

Total Businesses1620.1% of state total
Total Employment1,3130.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66568.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3823.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade25319.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households169.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians393.0% of county employees



Obion County Tennessee

Total Businesses6200.4% of state total
Total Employment7,9090.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69070.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12520.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,70721.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places447.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places7739.8% of county employees



Overton County Tennessee

Total Businesses3070.2% of state total
Total Employment3,5480.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72274.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6621.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing86924.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places299.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places41011.6% of county employees



Perry County Tennessee

Total Businesses1060.1% of state total
Total Employment1,5670.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$59861.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2826.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing65041.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores87.5% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters322.0% of county employees



Pickett County Tennessee

Total Businesses930.1% of state total
Total Employment8480.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64165.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Other services1617.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare11713.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households1111.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Marinas698.1% of county employees



Polk County Tennessee

Total Businesses2150.1% of state total
Total Employment1,6440.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$49450.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4420.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Arts and entertainment34521.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses All other amusement and recreation industries198.8% of county businesses
Most Employees All other amusement and recreation industries30918.8% of county employees



Putnam County Tennessee

Total Businesses1,8641.2% of state total
Total Employment28,1881.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68270.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade34318.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,00517.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1367.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,69713.1% of county employees



Rhea County Tennessee

Total Businesses4590.3% of state total
Total Employment8,0770.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66468.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9420.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,51643.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places4610.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places7469.2% of county employees



Roane County Tennessee

Total Businesses7150.5% of state total
Total Employment14,8860.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,322135.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade15221.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Professional services5,99940.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places618.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,1167.5% of county employees



Robertson County Tennessee

Total Businesses1,1290.7% of state total
Total Employment19,0540.7% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$75377.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade17915.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing6,64034.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places746.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,8559.7% of county employees



Rutherford County Tennessee

Total Businesses5,4813.5% of state total
Total Employment106,9914.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$92294.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade83015.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing25,90224.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places4588.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places12,04011.3% of county employees



Scott County Tennessee

Total Businesses2970.2% of state total
Total Employment4,1640.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$58259.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6220.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,54237.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places258.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4019.6% of county employees



Sequatchie County Tennessee

Total Businesses2000.1% of state total
Total Employment2,1070.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62564.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3417.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade40519.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places136.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Pharmacies and drug stores411.9% of county employees



Sevier County Tennessee

Total Businesses2,7201.7% of state total
Total Employment41,5061.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$55256.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade64823.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services15,36637.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places32311.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places9,65423.3% of county employees



Shelby County Tennessee

Total Businesses20,16312.8% of state total
Total Employment431,86016.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,049107.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2,91414.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare69,89416.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1,5087.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places34,7678.1% of county employees



Smith County Tennessee

Total Businesses2750.2% of state total
Total Employment3,9970.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$79081.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5720.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,47136.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households196.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3458.6% of county employees



Stewart County Tennessee

Total Businesses1620.1% of state total
Total Employment1,6650.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69471.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3018.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing59235.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places138.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores975.8% of county employees



Sullivan County Tennessee

Total Businesses3,3532.1% of state total
Total Employment60,6302.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$91193.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade54416.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare11,52519.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2738.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6,40610.6% of county employees



Sumner County Tennessee

Total Businesses3,5582.3% of state total
Total Employment45,1331.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$83485.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade46413.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing7,78517.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2286.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,88210.8% of county employees



Tipton County Tennessee

Total Businesses7020.4% of state total
Total Employment8,4620.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66968.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade13819.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,80521.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places476.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places89310.6% of county employees



Trousdale County Tennessee

Total Businesses1180.1% of state total
Total Employment1,1100.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60962.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2218.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing25623.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places97.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places13211.9% of county employees



Unicoi County Tennessee

Total Businesses2360.1% of state total
Total Employment3,9650.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$88490.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3615.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,53538.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2410.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places44111.1% of county employees



Union County Tennessee

Total Businesses2080.1% of state total
Total Employment1,6360.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68670.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4220.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing44527.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places136.3% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters352.1% of county employees



Van Buren County Tennessee

Total Businesses410.0% of state total
Total Employment4040.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63264.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade717.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing17743.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households512.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Logging00.0% of county employees



Warren County Tennessee

Total Businesses7660.5% of state total
Total Employment11,2270.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74176.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade14619.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing4,12836.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places455.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Nursing care facilities skilled nursing2902.6% of county employees



Washington County Tennessee

Total Businesses2,8721.8% of state total
Total Employment49,7151.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74376.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade47716.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare10,94622.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2468.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places5,96212.0% of county employees



Wayne County Tennessee

Total Businesses1990.1% of state total
Total Employment2,5330.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62964.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4221.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare63725.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households147.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Sawmills and wood preservation1977.8% of county employees



Weakley County Tennessee

Total Businesses5100.3% of state total
Total Employment7,4330.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63465.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9318.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,69222.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places387.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6418.6% of county employees



White County Tennessee

Total Businesses4110.3% of state total
Total Employment5,7330.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72774.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade7819.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,83832.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households338.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Motor vehicle electric equipment mfg.3796.6% of county employees



Williamson County Tennessee

Total Businesses8,5915.5% of state total
Total Employment117,7404.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,236126.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services1,54918.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade15,36113.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places4425.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places11,0799.4% of county employees



Wilson County Tennessee

Total Businesses2,7361.7% of state total
Total Employment37,4001.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$81483.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade39914.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade6,14816.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2007.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,45711.9% of county employees






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About the Writer

This page was created and is maintained by Kurt Tietjen, Founder of Stavera, High Peak Media & HomeGearWorks.com. Kurt is an executive, data scientist and software engineer who holds an MBA in Management Information Systems. In 2010, he partnered with scientists at Northwestern University to launch The Street Wire. This was one of the first mainstream uses of what would become “Narrative Science”, an artificial intelligence platform specializing in natural language generation. You can contact Kurt on LinkedIn here.