TVA Region Workforce

The Tennessee Valley’s $417 billion economy is powered by a dedicated workforce 4.1 million strong. This pipeline of talented workers is set to expand with 14% growth in recent student graduates, thanks to the 223 technical schools, colleges and universities spread across the region.

In addition to a growing pipeline of workers, companies in the region benefit from competitive wage rates averaging 17% lower cost than the U.S. average.

Explore workforce highlights of the Tennessee Valley and each of its regions below.