Kennesaw Jobs

  • Cook

    Chefadvantage - Kennesaw, GA

    Professional Production Cook Hours: Full Time Monday - Friday, 4:00 AM - 12:00 PM (May change slightly based on needs) with Health, Dental, and Life Insurance benefits. Are you a...

    from ChefAdvantage - 21 days ago
  • CDL Truck Driver Trainer - Great Pay & Full Benefits Package!

    C.R. England - Kennesaw, GA

    C.R. England is now hiring CDL Truck Driver Trainers. Increase your miles and your money by becoming a Trainer C.R. England is the largest refrigerated transportation company in...

    from C.R. England - 13 hours ago
  • CDL A Truck Drivers - Team Positions

    Averitt Express - Kennesaw, GA

    Team Truck Driving At Averitt: Keep Rolling. Keep Earning. If driving with a partner and earning the most that you can for every mile you drive (and ride) means something to you,...

    from Averitt Express - 1 day ago
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Kennesaw, Georgia

Kennesaw is a city in Cobb County, Georgia, United States. The population was 21,675 at the 2000 census. Census Estimates of 2005 indicate a population of 30,522. The original name for the town was Big Shanty, and it is now considered a suburb of Atlanta.

Kennesaw Economy

Personal Income The median income for a household in the city was $60,404 and the median income for a family was $67,778. Males had a median income of $45,253 versus $33,660 for females. The per capita income for the city was $24,757. About 3.1% of families and 4.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.8% of those under age 18 and 12.5% of those age 65 or over.

Kennesaw Careers

Among the most common occupations in Kennesaw are Management, professional, and related occupations, 39%; Sales and office occupations, 31%; and Service occupations, 10%. Approximately 85 percent of workers in Kennesaw, Georgia work for companies, 8 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Kennesaw Industries

The leading industries in Kennesaw, Georgia are Educational, health and social services, 16%; Retail trade, 13%; and Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 13%. Simply Hired's Kennesaw job listings indicate that the following industries in Kennesaw are hiring the most workers:

Kennesaw Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Kennesaw, Georgia is $39,456, and the median income of households in Kennesaw was $60,404.

Average Salaries in Kennesaw, GA

Kennesaw, GA


According to our Kennesaw Trends data, the number of Kennesaw, Georgia jobs has increased by 4% since October 2013.
Kennesaw job trends

Kennesaw Employment Statistics

Population of Kennesaw
Total population 21,675
Male 48.87%
Female 51.13%
Median age 31.7
Kennesaw Housing
Owner-occupied homes 80.6%
Median cost of a home $134,600
Median mortgage payment $898
Renter-occupied homes 19.4%
Vacant housing 6.6%
Median monthly rent $908
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $45,253
Median for all female full-time $33,660
Household Income
Less than $10,000 3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2%
$15,000 to $24,999 5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 30%
$75,000 to $99,999 17%
$100,000 to $149,999 11%
$150,000 to $199,999 3%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 6%
High school graduate 24%
Some college, no degree 26%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 26%
Graduate degree 9%
Marital Status
Never married 21%
Currently married 62%
Separated 2%
Widowed 4%
Divorced 11%
White 84%
Black or African American 10%
Asian 3%
Other 3%
Kennesaw Commute
Carpool 10.0%
Public transportation 0.3%
Average travel time 37 minutes