Average Salary for State of Florida (FL) Employees

The average State of Florida (FL) employee earns $39K per year. Your role at the company is the biggest factor affecting pay for State of Florida (FL) workers, followed by your city and your experience level. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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The highest paychecks go to Attorneys, who earn an average $59K annually, closely trailed by Auditors (around $45K), Fraud Investigators (about $42K), and Vocational Rehabilitation Counselors ($35K). Administrative Assistants are among the lowest paid at a median salary of approximately $31K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($53K per year) can be spotted in Jacksonville, Fla.; Tallahassee, Fla. (around $48K), Miami, Fla. (about $47K), and Orlando, Fla. ($43K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Fort Myers, Fla. at $33K.

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $37K annually on average. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $39K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (30 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make around $41K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

HAZWOPER Certification - 40 Hours earn $62K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Certified Fraud Examiners with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at about $61K annually. State of Florida (FL) workers who hold a Certificate (Cert) are also well compensated, earning $50K on average.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Project Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $55K per year. A garden variety skill at State of Florida (FL) is Microsoft Office; roughly an eighth of State of Florida (FL)'s people use it regularly. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis, and Microsoft Word.

Benefits and Perks

38 percent — the minority — enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. It's easy to build up retirement reserves here with programs such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. State of Florida (FL) provides health insurance to most respondents, and a majority of workers do receive dental coverage. Privileges also include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for State of Florida (FL)


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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
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