Computer Workers in Florida
Is Florida a good place for you to work as a Computer Worker?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Computer Workers in Florida are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Computer Workers in Florida is growing faster than average.
Computer Workers in Florida earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Computer Workers Work in Florida?
In Florida, there were 11,060 people working as Computer Workers in the year 2018.
There were 11,180 Computer Workers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 120 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 2,980 Computer Workers working in it, which means Florida has more Computer Workers than average.
Job Projections for Florida
Jobs for Computer Workers in this state are growing at a rate of 19.3% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.3%.
Florida Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 960 annual job openings, and 12,510 total jobs in 2026 for Computer Workers in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 22,400 annual jobs and 313,800 total jobs in 2026.
What do Computer Workers Make in Florida?
In 2018 wages for Computer Workers ranged from $35,550 to $122,580 with $76,500 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $17.09 to $58.93. The median hourly rate was $36.78.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $36.36 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $0.42.
The median salary in Florida is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Florida Metros for Computer Workers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Computer Workers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL||2,630||$85,600|
|Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL||2,460||$70,430|
|Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL||530||$86,220|
|Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL||370||$88,060|
|Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL||360||$80,710|
|North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL||230||$69,150|
|Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL||140||$60,220|
|Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL||100||$71,220|
|Panama City, FL||100||$83,630|
|Port St. Lucie, FL||70||$59,800|
Top States for Computer Workers Employment
The table below shows the states where most Computer Workers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||18,040||$118,800|
Below are the states where Computer Workers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$118,800|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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