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Nashville, TN Employment Information

Nashville, Tennessee Overview

Nashville is known as the birthplace of country music. The city has an active music scene that includes national and local talent. Nashville, however, has much more to offer than a genre of music. It also has world-renowned colleges, professional sports teams, and an interesting history that makes it a great place to live.

Nashville Cost of Living

Nashville has an 86 cost of living index, which makes it about 14% cheaper than the national average. It is about 4% more expensive to live in Nashville than the rest of the state.

Low healthcare costs help keep the cost of living down. Residents of Nashville can expect to spend 19 percent less than the average American. Nashville's healthcare is even 1 percent cheaper than Tennessee as a whole.

Nashville Job Opportunities

Forbes lists Nashville as a top 10 city for business and careers. A look at the diverse industries working in the area helps explain why Nashville, TN jobs offer so much variety.

The top Nashville companies by number of employees include:

  • Vanderbilt University and Medical Center
  • Local Government and Public Schools
  • State of Tennessee
  • U.S. Government
  • Saint Thomas Health Services
  • Nissan North America
  • HCA (Hospital Corporation of America)
  • Wal-Mart
  • Gaylord Entertainment
  • Cracker Barrel Old Country Store
  • Dell

This creates opportunities for people to find manufacturing, entertainment, medical, and teaching jobs in Nashville, TN. A strong commitment to manufacturing jobs may have helped the city weather the economic slump better than other cities its size.

Since there's a robust tourism industry, many Nashville jobs focus on meeting the needs of people bringing money into the city. Jobs can include working in restaurants, hotels, theme parks and other popular destinations.

Nashville Employment Trends

Nashville has a 5 perecent unemployment rate. That's good because it means most people in Nashville already have jobs. On the other hand, a low unemployment rate can make it difficult for people to enter new industries or move up in their career. Those who can't find jobs in Nashville may want to look for jobs in Murfreesboro and other nearby communities.

In 2013, Nashville jobs grew by 3.2 percent. This growth should make it easier for residents to find jobs in industries that interest them. Since over 32 percent of the city has a college degree, though, people wanting to succeed in their careers may need to take classes that prepare them for working in competitive industries.


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Nashville, TN
1) You will receive 2-5 B2B Preset Appointments DAILY with Business Owners in YOUR Area - you can also sell you OWN appointments for a BONUS 2) You will be able to offer FREE Equipment, Free Software, Free Mobile Phone Equipment, Marketing Services, Gift Cards 3) From Your Sales You will be able to earn DAILY Bonuses, WEEKLY Bonuses and MONTHLY Bonuses 4) You will be able to EARN a 30-Day Signi...
Nashville, TN
About Us: EMCOR Government Services offers an experienced single-source solution for meeting the routine and mission-critical needs of federal, state, local and other government organizations. By combining our expert professional technicians, commercial best practices, extensive facilities knowledge and strong commitment to reliable, responsive service, we enable our government clients to achieve ...
Nashville, TN
Gibson Brands, Inc. (f/k/a Gibson Guitar Corp), the world’s premier manufacturer of musical instruments and professional audio equipment, is seeking a Senior Staff Accountant to join the Finance team. The Senior Staff Accountant will report directly to the Manager of Accounting and Controls and be based out of Gibson’s World Headquarters in beautiful Nashville, TN – The Music City. The Senior Sta...
Nashville, TN
American Girl Nashville is opening soon at the CoolSprings Galleria located in Franklin, TN. We are currently seeking a passionate Operations Manager who will balance to be innovative and thrive in a friendly and fast-paced environment. Who We’re Looking For: Ensure the operational functions of AG store facilities are executed. Responsible for assisting the Assistant Store Manager in organizati...
Nashville, TN
American Girl Nashville is opening soon at the CoolSprings Galleria in Franklin, TN. We are currently seeking a experienced Loss Prevention Manager who will lead by example with integrity and thrive in a friendly and fast-paced environment. Who We’re Looking For: Supervise and manage the daily operations of the Loss Prevention department. Provide training and leadership of the Loss Prevention t...
A Beacon Hill client in Nashville is seeking an experienced Full Charge Bookkeeper to join their team. The Full Charge Bookkeeper will be responsible for full cycle processing of accounts payable, including generating purchase orders and matching to invoices, invoicing for clients, performing bank reconciliations, managing general ledger postings, and duties related to office administration as nee...
Nashville, TN
**Overview:** [Mohawkcareers Logo] Are you Mohawk Material? We’re the biggest and the best flooring company in the world, and we are looking for the best Sales Professionals to support our continued growth! At Mohawk there are always opportunities for high performing Sales Professionals to excel! Are you the best? If so show us what you are made of and come build your career with us! **Responsi...
Nashville, TN
Job Description: Take advantage of an industry that continues to have technological advances. With recent security requirements our sales reps have more sales opportunities then ever, all of which make this a thriving industry. No sales experience required. Express will train you and provide the sales support to help maximize your income. The Position Express is looking for business sales consu...
Nashville, TN
When is a job more than “just a job?” • When you know that you are making a difference in the lives of those around you • When you go to work every day looking forward to the day ahead of you • When the decisions you make on the job really matter to those whom you serve Cashier If your goal is to begin a fantastic part-time career, your talents will be valued and respected at Murphy USA. To b...
Do you care about the future of our country? Do you care how the government conducts its business? Do you want unmatched sales training and support? Why NWYC is Different: Support! Support! Support! 1 on 1 field training & continual sales support National sales training University & Regional sales conferences National sales training conference calls & online workshops Technology! NEW! Mob...
Nashville, TN
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING The Accounting Clerk will be charged for completing accounts receivable billing by balancing daily/weekly newspaper, Tabs, Inserts, quarter folds, obits and TM products. This experienced candidate will execute and perform all work practices in a safe manner. Constant safety awareness is mandatory for all employees. This individual will support Accountant in different function...
Nashville, TN
ITAC Solutions is currently seeking a Healthcare Software Implementation Analyst / Implementation Support for a top healthcare client. This role will be located in Nashville, TN, voted one of the Top 12 Boomtowns by Bloomberg! This role will offer a salary within the range of $70K-$80K, depending on experience. The Implementation Analyst will work with one of the most respected employers in Nashv...
Nashville, TN
Description: Position Description: Healthcare isn't just changing. It's growing more complex every day. ICD-10 Coding replaces ICD-9. Affordable Care adds new challenges and financial constraints. Where does it all lead? Hospitals and Healthcare organizations continue to adapt, and we are vital part of their evolution. And that's what fueled these exciting new opportunities. Who are we? Optum36...
Description Role description: The candidate filling this position will be responsible for handling Incoming Mail/Records - document identification, prep, scan, paper & microfiche scanning, records maintenance. Skill Set needed : This position includes document identification, data entry skills, critical thinking and reasoning skills. Time Mgmt skills, Ability to work in fast paced, production bas...
Description Key Skills: Office experience, research and analytical experience and experience with written communications highly desired. Essential Job Functions Verifies and audits documents to ensure accuracy. Checks numerical data against input or reports. Prepares document batches for data entry and imaging. Researches and reviews problems and follows up with clients regarding resolution. In...
Builders, contractors and remodelers across the country trust Norandex, a division of Saint-Gobain, and for good reason: We’re one of the leading distributors of exterior building products in the United States. Since 1946, we’ve been dedicated to searching out new and innovative ways to improve the quality of our products and services. We are an industry leader because we are a team of many with o...
Immediate openings - we are currently looking to train 5 Entry Level Managers / Assistant Managers to help oversee our location and help with our expansion goals for 2014. This is an entry level position with the opportunity for management in months, not years! We're continuing to expand due to our clients demands and the growth hasn't stopped! Successful entry level candidates will be responsibl...
Nashville, TN
Rogers Group, Inc. is one of the largest privately held mining and construction firms in the U.S. We are headquartered in Nashville, TN with operations across eight states employing approximately 1,400 employees. With over 105 years of success in mining, asphalt production and highway construction, we are committed to operational success. We are currently seeking an individual for the INTERNAL AUD...
Nashville, TN
Advertising Sales Account Executive Job Description LogoNation, the leader in community oriented advertising, is rapidly expanding our outside sales team. We are seeking self-motivated and dynamic Sales and Marketing Account Executives for our increasing sales opportunities selling advertising on The Original CommuniTee—our unique community promotion t-shirt. The CommuniTee is a creatively desi...
Nashville, TN
French Company LLC, a National Retail Service Company of 40 years, is hiring a Field Service Technician to service our retail clients. This career is set up very much like running your own business – without all the headaches of business ownership. This is a unique, autonomous work opportunity for someone who likes to work with their hands and travel locally. As a Field Service Technician: · You...

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