Urban and Regional Planners in Florida
Considering a career as an Urban and Regional Planner in Florida?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Urban and Regional Planners in Florida are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Urban and Regional Planners in Florida is growing faster than average.
Urban and Regional Planners in Florida earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Urban and Regional Planners Work in Florida?
2,350 people worked as Urban and Regional Planners in 2018 in this state.
There were 2,020 Urban and Regional Planners employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 330 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 360 Urban and Regional Planners working in it, which means Florida has more Urban and Regional Planners than average.
Job Projections for Florida
Jobs for Urban and Regional Planners in this state are growing at a rate of 22.1% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 12.8%.
Florida Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 220 annual job openings, and 2,430 total jobs in 2026 for Urban and Regional Planners in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 3,500 annual jobs and 40,600 total jobs in 2026.
What do Urban and Regional Planners Make in Florida?
In 2018 wages for Urban and Regional Planners ranged from $45,690 to $106,870 with $69,850 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $21.97 to $51.38. The median hourly rate was $33.58.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $33.42 an hour.
The hourly rate grew by $0.16.
The median salary in Florida is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Florida Metros for Urban and Regional Planners
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Urban and Regional Planners.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL||650||$73,360|
|Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL||450||$75,070|
|North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL||150||$69,390|
|Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL||80||$68,320|
|Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL||80||$67,140|
|Port St. Lucie, FL||70||$59,360|
|Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL||70||$66,500|
|Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL||70||$66,170|
|Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL||40||$72,540|
|Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL||40||$65,690|
|Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL||30||$53,780|
Top States for Urban and Regional Planners Employment
View the list below to see where most Urban and Regional Planners work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Urban and Regional Planners get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$108,910|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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