Labor / Workforce


The Anderson County Unemployment Rate for November 2018  is 3.6%. The total unemployed is 1,230.

The Anderson County unemployment rate has traditionally been lower that the state and U.S. during the past 15 years.

The Labor Force in Anderson County in November 2018 is currently 33,180.

The Total Labor Market for Anderson County is 420,790 with 13,310 currently unemployed.

The Anderson County Labor Force Market includes a nine county Region: Anderson, Blount Campbell, Knox, Loudon, Morgan, Roane, Scott and Union counties.

The percentage of workforce employed in manufacturing and professional/technical services in Anderson County is higher than the state and national averages.

Tennessee is a Right-to-Work State.

November 2018 Labor Shed

Anderson County Commuting Patterns