Managers in Florida
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You’re in luck! Jobs for Managers in Florida are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Managers in Florida is growing faster than average.
Managers in Florida earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Managers Work in Florida?
There were approximately 23,160 workers employed as Managers in this state in 2018.
There were 18,960 Managers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 4,200 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 5,175 Managers working in it, which means Florida has more Managers than average.
Job Projections for Florida
Jobs for Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 17.2% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.0%.
Florida Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 3,580 annual job openings, and a total of 45,520 jobs for Florida Managers in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 79,200 annual jobs and 1,071,700 total jobs in 2026.
What do Managers Make in Florida?
In 2018 wages for Managers ranged from $47,910 to $159,350 with $90,740 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $23.04 to $76.61. The median hourly rate was $43.63.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $45.18 an hour.
The hourly rate declined by $1.55.
The median salary in Florida is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Florida Metros for Managers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Managers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL||7,570||$93,300|
|Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL||3,940||$86,960|
|North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL||610||$83,890|
|Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL||530||$85,960|
|Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL||530||$115,410|
|Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL||450||$74,780|
|Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL||380||$72,370|
|Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL||350||$90,840|
|Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL||340||$82,170|
|Port St. Lucie, FL||240||$85,330|
|Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL||230||$76,510|
|Panama City, FL||160||$76,470|
|Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL||80||$73,390|
|The Villages, FL||50||$77,890|
|Homosassa Springs, FL||40||$62,040|
Top States for Managers Employment
The table below shows the states where most Managers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||19,910||$141,320|
Below are the states where Managers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$141,320|
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