Knoxville among 2021’s best cities to get a job

If you’re looking for a new job in Knoxville, you’re in luck. A new report claims Knoxville is among the best cities this year to get a job.

WalletHub released its “2021′s Best Cities for Jobs” report, which details cities across the country and their job prospects.

To get the data, “WalletHub compared 182 cities — including the 150 most populated U.S. cities, plus at least two of the most populated cities in each state — across two key dimensions, “Job Market” and “Socio-economics.” They used 32 key indicators of job-market strength ranging from job opportunities to employment growth to monthly average starting salary.

Source: WVLT

The East Tennessee Economic Development Agency markets and recruits business for the 15 counties in the greater Knoxville-Oak Ridge region of East Tennessee. Visit


Published January 12, 2021