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Hinesville Employment

Employment and Industries in the Hinesville, Georgia Area

In Hinesville, the major employment sectors are the government, education, healthcare, accommodation and food services, social services and truck transportation. Hinesville is home to the 3rd Infantry Division and Fort Stewart, which are significant factors for the economy. The military is also the largest employer in the county. About 25% of the workforce is employed in sales and office occupations. Management, professional and related occupations provide about 24% of the jobs.

Some of the most popular jobs in Hinesville where the majority of the workers are college graduates are teachers, registered nurses, management analysts, social and human service assistants; child, family and school social workers; and wholesale and manufacturing sales representatives.

Shown below are the largest employers in the Hinesville area:

  • Army
  • SAIC
  • Federal Government
  • Interstate Paper Co
  • Chemtall Inc
  • Liberty Memorial Hospital
  • Walmart
  • West Telemarketing Corp
  • City of Hinesville

Noteworthy data about Hinesville: The city has been recognized as a "City of Excellence" by the Georgia Municipal Association. The award is given to the best managed and most livable cities. In 2007 the estimated median household income was $39,000. In 2008 the cost of living index in Hinesville was 81.0 which is low when compared to the national average of 100. About 17% of the population has a bachelor's degree or better.

Hinesville companies have access to helpful business organizations including:

The Coastal Courier offers up-to-date information regarding the business activities in Hinesville.

Jobs in Hinesville

Rank Title Total Employees Local Mean Salary (Per Year) Local Mean Salary (Per hour) National Growth % 2014-2024
1 All Occupations 16780 $43150 $20.74 100
2 Office and Administrative Support Occupations 2620 $34780 $16.72 14.8
3 Education, Training, and Library Occupations 2100 $49800 $23.94 6.15
4 Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 1710 $19760 $9.5 8.3
5 Sales and Related Occupations 1460 $27100 $13.03 10.15
6 Production Occupations 1120 $39800 $19.13 5.85
7 Business and Financial Operations Occupations 930 $61520 $29.58 5.05
8 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 910 $45190 $21.73 3.8
9 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 890 $67690 $32.55 5.75
10 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 750 $17860 $8.59 2.15
11 Management Occupations 750 $83250 $40.02 6.05
12 Protective Service Occupations 540 $40570 $19.51 2.25
13 Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 540 $26260 $12.63 3.7
14 Cashiers 520 $18960 $9.12 2.25
15 Construction and Extraction Occupations 480 $41670 $20.03 4.4
16 Retail Salespersons 450 $24860 $11.95 3.1
17 Healthcare Support Occupations 380 $31970 $15.37 3.05
18 Office Clerks, General 340 $29110 $14 2
19 Business Operations Specialists, All Other 330 $64750 $31.13 0.7
20 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 320 $37340 $17.95 0.9
21 Community and Social Service Occupations 310 $47480 $22.83 1.65
22 Waiters and Waitresses 300 $17990 $8.65 1.6
23 Personal Care and Service Occupations 290 $22940 $11.03 4.1
24 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 290 $25130 $12.08 1.6
25 Computer and Mathematical Occupations 290 $81720 $39.29 2.8
26 Architecture and Engineering Occupations 280 $71650 $34.45 1.65
27 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 260 $24920 $11.98 1.2
28 Substitute Teachers 240 $29570 $14.22 0
29 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 230 $31070 $14.94 1.6
30 Registered Nurses 230 $64470 $31 1.9
31 Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 200 $63740 $30.64 0.9
32 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 200 $33130 $15.93 1
33 General and Operations Managers 200 $82750 $39.79 1.4
34 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 180 $41940 $20.16 0.45
35 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 170 $27070 $13.02 1
36 Cooks, Restaurant 170 $21900 $10.53 0.75
37 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 160 $39740 $19.11 0.5
38 Information and Record Clerks, All Other 150 $42100 $20.24 0.1
39 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 140 $57740 $27.76 0.4
40 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 130 $21120 $10.15 0.3
41 Management Analysts 130 $69040 $33.19 0.5
42 Computer Occupations, All Other 130 $76760 $36.91 0.2
43 Customer Service Representatives 130 $33920 $16.31 1.75
44 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 130 $53960 $25.94 1
45 Construction Laborers 120 $39650 $19.06 0.8
46 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 120 $32510 $15.63 0.6
47 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 110 $34370 $16.52 1.1
48 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 110 $39860 $19.17 1.2
49 Childcare Workers 110 $18570 $8.93 0.8
50 Legal Occupations 100 $75400 $36.25 0.8
51 Nursing Assistants 100 $25490 $12.25 1.05
52 Tellers 100 $27820 $13.37 0.3
53 Firefighters 90 $41560 $19.98 0.2
54 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 90 $26200 $12.6 0.3
55 Receptionists and Information Clerks 90 $24390 $11.73 0.7
56 Dental Assistants 90 $33610 $16.16 0.2
57 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 80 $37960 $18.25 0.5
58 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 80 $71130 $34.2 0.3
59 Child, Family, and School Social Workers 80 $34190 $16.44 0.2
60 Carpenters 80 $41730 $20.06 0.6
61 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 70 $26390 $12.69 0.6
62 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks 70 $18360 $8.83 0.2
63 Real Estate Sales Agents 70 $29900 $14.37 0.2
64 Accountants and Auditors 70 $62280 $29.94 0.9
65 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 70 $46740 $22.47 1
66 Food Preparation Workers 70 $20740 $9.97 0.6
67 Lawyers 60 $93070 $44.75 0.5
68 Court, Municipal, and License Clerks 60 $32510 $15.63 0.1
69 Social and Human Service Assistants 60 $28710 $13.8 0.3
70 Electricians 60 $42680 $20.52 0.4
71 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 60 $36120 $17.36 0.2
72 Cooks, Fast Food 60 $18380 $8.84 0.3
73 Medical and Health Services Managers 60 $81440 $39.15 0.2
74 Medical Assistants 60 $27790 $13.36 0.45
75 Human Resources Specialists 60 $63420 $30.49 0.3
76 Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations 60 $62580 $30.09 1.7
77 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 60 $47440 $22.81 0.3
78 Procurement Clerks 50 $42620 $20.49 0
79 Pharmacy Technicians 50 $33080 $15.9 0.25
80 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 50 $53420 $25.68 0.5
81 Postal Service Mail Carriers 50 $52380 $25.18 0.15
82 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 40 $75690 $36.39 0.2
83 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 40 $38730 $18.62 0.1
84 Civil Engineers 40 $75770 $36.43 0.2
85 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products 40 $60990 $29.32 0.2
86 Helpers--Production Workers 40 $23760 $11.42 0.3
87 Security Guards 40 $39880 $19.17 0.7
88 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 40 $217130 $104.39 0.2
89 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 40 $63880 $30.71 0.1
90 Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs 40 $36810 $17.7 0.1
91 Radiologic Technologists 40 $50040 $24.06 0.1
92 Billing and Posting Clerks 40 $31470 $15.13 0.35
93 Budget Analysts 40 $70920 $34.1 0
94 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 40 $20760 $9.98 0.8
95 Pharmacists 30 $108420 $52.13 0.2
96 Compliance Officers 30 $50500 $24.28 0.2
97 Computer User Support Specialists 30 $40780 $19.61 0.4
98 Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 30 $28250 $13.58 0.1
99 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other 30 $56350 $27.09 0.6
100 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians 30 $62640 $30.12 0.1
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Jobs More Common Near Hinesville Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs
All Occupations 43,150 16,780
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 34,780 2,620
Education, Training, and Library Occupations 49,800 2,100
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 19,760 1,710
Sales and Related Occupations 27,100 1,460
Production Occupations 39,800 1,120
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 61,520 930
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 45,190 910
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 67,690 890
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 17,860 750
Management Occupations 83,250 750
Protective Service Occupations 40,570 540
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 26,260 540
Cashiers 18,960 520
Construction and Extraction Occupations 41,670 480
Retail Salespersons 24,860 450
Healthcare Support Occupations 31,970 380
Office Clerks, General 29,110 340
Business Operations Specialists, All Other 64,750 330
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 37,340 320
Community and Social Service Occupations 47,480 310
Waiters and Waitresses 17,990 300
Personal Care and Service Occupations 22,940 290
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 25,130 290
Computer and Mathematical Occupations 81,720 290
Architecture and Engineering Occupations 71,650 280
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 24,920 260
Substitute Teachers 29,570 240
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 31,070 230
Registered Nurses 64,470 230
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 63,740 200
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 33,130 200
General and Operations Managers 82,750 200
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 41,940 180
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 27,070 170
Cooks, Restaurant 21,900 170
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 39,740 160
Information and Record Clerks, All Other 42,100 150
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 57,740 140
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 21,120 130
Management Analysts 69,040 130
Computer Occupations, All Other 76,760 130
Customer Service Representatives 33,920 130
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 53,960 130
Construction Laborers 39,650 120
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 32,510 120
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 34,370 110
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 39,860 110
Childcare Workers 18,570 110

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Hinesville, Georgia Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs
All Occupations 43,150 16,780
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 34,780 2,620
Education, Training, and Library Occupations 49,800 2,100
Sales and Related Occupations 27,100 1,460
Production Occupations 39,800 1,120
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 61,520 930
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 45,190 910
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 67,690 890
Management Occupations 83,250 750
Protective Service Occupations 40,570 540
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 26,260 540
Construction and Extraction Occupations 41,670 480
Healthcare Support Occupations 31,970 380
Office Clerks, General 29,110 340
Business Operations Specialists, All Other 64,750 330
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 37,340 320
Community and Social Service Occupations 47,480 310
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 25,130 290
Computer and Mathematical Occupations 81,720 290
Architecture and Engineering Occupations 71,650 280
Substitute Teachers 29,570 240
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 31,070 230
Registered Nurses 64,470 230
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 63,740 200
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 33,130 200
General and Operations Managers 82,750 200
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 41,940 180
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 27,070 170
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 39,740 160
Information and Record Clerks, All Other 42,100 150
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 57,740 140
Management Analysts 69,040 130
Computer Occupations, All Other 76,760 130
Customer Service Representatives 33,920 130
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 53,960 130
Construction Laborers 39,650 120
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 32,510 120
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 34,370 110
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 39,860 110
Legal Occupations 75,400 100
Nursing Assistants 25,490 100
Tellers 27,820 100
Firefighters 41,560 90
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 26,200 90
Dental Assistants 33,610 90
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 37,960 80
First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 71,130 80
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 34,190 80
Carpenters 41,730 80
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 26,390 70

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