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

RankTitleTotal EmployeesLocal Mean Salary (Per Year)Local Mean Salary (Per hour)National Growth % 2014-2024
1All Occupations18100$42,970$20.66100
2Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations2190$21,720$10.448.7
3Office and Administrative Support Occupations2050$36,180$17.3913.75
4Educational Instruction and Library Occupations1930$36,660$17.626
5Transportation and Material Moving Occupations1820$36,340$17.476.7
6Sales and Related Occupations1800$27,450$13.29.5
7Production Occupations1340$43,110$20.735.6
8Fast Food and Counter Workers1080$18,610$8.952.45
9Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations930$79,360$38.155.85
10Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations930$49,570$23.833.75
11Management Occupations890$90,300$43.426.35
12Business and Financial Operations Occupations830$66,120$31.795.35
13Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand720$38,280$18.41.8
14Cashiers640$20,530$9.872.2
15Protective Service Occupations620$43,520$20.932.2
16Retail Salespersons510$22,660$10.892.7
17Personal Care and Service Occupations470$23,050$11.084.65
18Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations460$27,920$13.423.6
19Construction and Extraction Occupations370$42,650$20.54.6
20Maintenance and Repair Workers, General350$41,230$19.820.9
21Healthcare Support Occupations330$36,110$17.362.85
22Office Clerks, General330$32,520$15.641.9
23Waiters and Waitresses320$24,160$11.621.65
24First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers300$37,960$18.250.95
25Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners280$27,780$13.361.5
26Project Management Specialists and Business Operations Specialists, All Other280$70,250$33.770.7
27Stockers and Order Fillers280$27,490$13.211.25
28Architecture and Engineering Occupations260$77,800$37.41.7
29Computer and Mathematical Occupations260$80,650$38.773
30Packers and Packagers, Hand240$27,880$13.40.4
31General and Operations Managers230$80,530$38.721.5
32Community and Social Service Occupations210$51,810$24.911.75
33Cooks, Restaurant200$25,030$12.040.9
34Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers170$40,960$19.690.4
35Registered Nurses170$69,900$33.611.95
36Customer Service Representatives160$31,680$15.231.75
37Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive150$36,190$17.41.4
38Computer Occupations, All Other140$76,910$36.970.3
39First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers140$64,840$31.170.4
40Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks140$33,620$16.160.4
41Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks130$37,390$17.981.05
42First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers130$29,600$14.230.6
43First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers130$48,070$23.110.95
44Passenger Vehicle Drivers, Except Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity130$20,050$9.640.3
45Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses120$41,190$19.80.5
46Counter and Rental Clerks110$26,050$12.530.3
47Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers110$45,620$21.931.2
48Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators110$40,310$19.380.1
49Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators100$52,710$25.340.4
50Legal Occupations100$76,990$37.020.8
51Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics90$50,760$24.40.5
52Firefighters90$40,610$19.530.2
53First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers80$69,170$33.250.3
54First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives80$61,330$29.480.1
55Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers80$47,720$22.940.2
56Receptionists and Information Clerks80$27,720$13.330.7
57Animal Caretakers70$20,360$9.790.2
58Dental Assistants70$37,280$17.920.2
59First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors70$72,830$35.020.3
60Human Resources Specialists70$64,410$30.970.4
61Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers70$29,750$14.30.75
62Logisticians70$68,410$32.890.1
63Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners70$19,390$9.320.9
64Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators70$44,130$21.220.25
65Public Safety Telecommunicators70$29,150$14.010.1
66Security Guards70$38,930$18.720.7
67Court, Municipal, and License Clerks60$37,230$17.90.1
68Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks60$20,330$9.770.15
69Medical Assistants60$34,570$16.620.45
70Personal Service Managers, All Other; Entertainment and Recreation Managers, Except Gambling; and Managers, All Other60$113,890$54.750.7
71Postal Service Mail Carriers60$52,970$25.470.2
72Accountants and Auditors50$75,990$36.540.9
73Billing and Posting Clerks50$32,440$15.60.3
74Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians50$55,800$26.830.2
75Construction Laborers50$29,200$14.040.9
76Insurance Sales Agents50$39,410$18.950.3
77Pharmacists50$120,580$57.970.2
78Physicians, All Other; and Ophthalmologists, Except Pediatric50$201,700$96.970.3
79Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks50$44,130$21.220.2
80Social and Human Service Assistants50$34,490$16.580.3
81Tellers50$26,520$12.750.25
82Bill and Account Collectors40$31,040$14.920.15
83Carpenters40$46,190$22.210.6
84Electricians40$58,470$28.110.45
85Home Health and Personal Care Aides40$27,350$13.150
86Lawyers40$103,650$49.830.5
87Light Truck Drivers40$27,190$13.070.6
88Medical Secretaries and Administrative Assistants40$31,140$14.970.4
89Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other40$33,480$16.10.1
90Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products40$64,920$31.210.85
91Buyers and Purchasing Agents30$63,780$30.670.25
92Civil Engineers30$72,240$34.730.2
93Computer Systems Analysts30$74,850$35.980.4
94Financial Managers30$94,160$45.270.4
95Industrial Machinery Mechanics30$52,040$25.020.2
96Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists30$53,400$25.680.45
97Paralegals and Legal Assistants30$51,670$24.840.2
98Pharmacy Technicians30$38,350$18.440.3
99Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers30$71,420$34.340.2
100Sales Managers30$103,220$49.620.3
Source: 2019 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2018-28 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov
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Jobs More Common Near Hinesville Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

TitleMean Local SalaryLocal Jobs
All Occupations$42,97018,100
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations$21,7202,190
Office and Administrative Support Occupations$36,1802,050
Educational Instruction and Library Occupations$36,6601,930
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations$36,3401,820
Sales and Related Occupations$27,4501,800
Production Occupations$43,1101,340
Fast Food and Counter Workers$18,6101,080
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations$79,360930
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations$49,570930
Management Occupations$90,300890
Business and Financial Operations Occupations$66,120830
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand$38,280720
Cashiers$20,530640
Protective Service Occupations$43,520620
Retail Salespersons$22,660510
Personal Care and Service Occupations$23,050470
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations$27,920460
Construction and Extraction Occupations$42,650370
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General$41,230350
Healthcare Support Occupations$36,110330
Office Clerks, General$32,520330
Waiters and Waitresses$24,160320
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers$37,960300
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners$27,780280
Project Management Specialists and Business Operations Specialists, All Other$70,250280
Stockers and Order Fillers$27,490280
Architecture and Engineering Occupations$77,800260
Computer and Mathematical Occupations$80,650260
Packers and Packagers, Hand$27,880240
General and Operations Managers$80,530230
Community and Social Service Occupations$51,810210
Cooks, Restaurant$25,030200
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers$40,960170
Registered Nurses$69,900170
Customer Service Representatives$31,680160
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive$36,190150
Computer Occupations, All Other$76,910140
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers$64,840140
Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks$33,620140
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks$37,390130
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers$29,600130
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers$48,070130
Passenger Vehicle Drivers, Except Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity$20,050130
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses$41,190120
Counter and Rental Clerks$26,050110
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers$45,620110
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators$40,310110

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

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

TitleMean Local SalaryLocal Jobs
All Occupations$42,97018,100
Office and Administrative Support Occupations$36,1802,050
Educational Instruction and Library Occupations$36,6601,930
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations$36,3401,820
Sales and Related Occupations$27,4501,800
Production Occupations$43,1101,340
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations$79,360930
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations$49,570930
Management Occupations$90,300890
Business and Financial Operations Occupations$66,120830
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand$38,280720
Protective Service Occupations$43,520620
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations$27,920460
Construction and Extraction Occupations$42,650370
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General$41,230350
Healthcare Support Occupations$36,110330
Office Clerks, General$32,520330
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers$37,960300
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners$27,780280
Project Management Specialists and Business Operations Specialists, All Other$70,250280
Stockers and Order Fillers$27,490280
Architecture and Engineering Occupations$77,800260
Computer and Mathematical Occupations$80,650260
Packers and Packagers, Hand$27,880240
General and Operations Managers$80,530230
Community and Social Service Occupations$51,810210
Cooks, Restaurant$25,030200
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers$40,960170
Registered Nurses$69,900170
Customer Service Representatives$31,680160
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive$36,190150
Computer Occupations, All Other$76,910140
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers$64,840140
Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks$33,620140
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks$37,390130
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers$29,600130
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers$48,070130
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses$41,190120
Counter and Rental Clerks$26,050110
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers$45,620110
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators$40,310110
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators$52,710100
Legal Occupations$76,990100
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics$50,76090
Firefighters$40,61090
First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers$69,17080
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives$61,33080
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers$47,72080
Receptionists and Information Clerks$27,72080
Dental Assistants$37,28070

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