Because Public Safety is our top priority, Cobb County offers metro Atlanta's most competitive salary and benefits package. The starting annual salary for entry level police, firefighter and corrections officers is $38,355 per year.
Several employment opportunities are now available — from sworn positions such as police officers, firefighters, corrections officers, park rangers and E911 operators to administrative and clerical jobs.
To qualify for sworn positions, you must be at least 18 years of age (21 for police officers), an American citizen, have a high school diploma or GED and be able to pass an extensive background check and other criteria.
For more information, see our open positions.