The Clarksville, TN-KY metropolitan statistical area (MSA) had a civilian employment of approximately 86,100 as of May 2018 according to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Occupational Employment Statistics survey (excluding self-employed and household workers). The greater Clarksville, TN-KY labor market experienced employment growth of about 12.05% (76,840 to 86,100) in the 10-year period from 2008 to 2018 which is significantly higher than the 7.06% national employment growth during the same period. The 2018 labor market estimate of 86,100 for the Clarksville, TN-KY MSA is comprised of the following: 3,950 (4.59%) in management occupations; 2,710 (3.15%) in business and financial operations occupations; 980 (1.13%) in computer and mathematical occupations; 1,060 (1.23%) in architecture and engineering occupations; 390 (0.45%) in life, physical and social science occupations; 1,260 (1.46%) in community and social service occupations; 280 (0.33%) in legal occupations; 5,970 (6.93%) in education, training and library occupations; 530 (0.62%) in arts, design, entertainment, sports and media occupations; 4,770 (5.54%) in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations; 2,580 (3.00%) in healthcare support occupations; 1,720 (2.00%) in protective service occupations; 10,210 (11.86%) in food preparation and serving related occupations; 2,640 (3.07%) in building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations; 2,650 (3.08%) in personal care and service occupations; 8,820 (10.24%) in sales and related occupations; 13,950 (16.20%) in office and administrative support occupations; 70 (0.08%) in farming, fishing and forestry occupations; 2,210 (2.57%) in construction and extraction occupations; 3,740 (4.34%) in installation, maintenance and repair occupations; 8,960 (10.41%) in production occupations; 6,640 (7.71%) in transportation and material moving occupations.
Major employers in the Clarksville, TN-KY metropolitan area include the following: Clarksville-Montgomery County School System (4,000+ employees); Tennova Healthcare (1,150+ employees); Trane Company (1,100+ employees); City of Clarksville (1,050+ employees); Austin Peay State University (850+ employees); Montgomery County Government (850+ employees); Agero (750+ employees); Convergys (600+ employees); Akebono (500+ employees); Jostens, Printing & Publishing Division (400+ employees).
Whether serving as your vocational rehabilitation counselor, consultant or expert witness, Dr. Hankins will make use of his specialized knowledge of the greater Clarksville, TN-KY labor market to ensure that his professional opinions about individuals’ employment and earning potential are based on accurate, reliable information. In a clinical context, this maximizes the likelihood of helping clients to identify appropriate vocational goals and developing a rehabilitation plan that will allow them to achieve their employment aspirations. In a forensic context, this enables Dr. Hankins to conduct thorough, independent vocational and rehabilitation economic evaluations that culminate in the attainment of defensible conclusions about the degree of vocational disability and/or economic loss attributable to the injury or incident of interest in a case. Please contact Hankins & Hankins Vocational Consulting today to learn how we can be of help!