Average Salary for State of Florida (FL) Employees

The median salary at State of Florida (FL) is $40K per year. What you do at the company influences pay for State of Florida (FL) workers the most, followed by your experience level and where you live. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Earning $62K annually on average, Attorneys receive the most money, followed by Police Captains ($58K), IT Business Analysts (around $49K), and Contracts Managers (about $42K). Forest Rangers make an average approximately $26K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.

Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at State of Florida (FL) for between five and 10 years earn $41K per year on average. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $39K annually. The largest fraction of State of Florida (FL) people (25 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and earn around $44K per year on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($46K annually) can be spotted in Orlando, Fla.; Tallahassee, Fla. (approximately $46K), Jacksonville, Fla. (about $44K), and Fort Lauderdale, Fla. ($41K) are the next top-paying cities. At $37K, Tampa, Fla. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to about $61K per year for OSHA 30 hour Certificate Holder Holders, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. On average, salaries rise to $50K annually for accredited Certified Public Accountants. Regarding salaries and education, State of Florida (FL) pays those with an Associate's Degree the most — around $60K.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Operations Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $60K per year. Microsoft Office also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; close to a seventh of employees surveyed report using it at work. Customer Service, Microsoft Excel, and Oral / Verbal Communication are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

The company allows approximately one-half to take paid time off for illness, but only 44 percent get paid vacation days. Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; State of Florida (FL) sponsors various plans such as a company pension plan and a defined benefit retirement plan. Most employees can count on health insurance, and a little more than half of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Other privileges include tuition reimbursement, life insurance, flexible hours, and a defined benefit retirement plan.

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Key Stats for State of Florida (FL)


43 %
57 %
$24,511 - $54,971
$32,120 - $57,660
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

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