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Tampa Metro Area Pay Trends

Updated January 17, 2018

This Florida city has a diverse economy, with national defense, professional sports, tourism, and real estate among the biggest economic drivers. MacDill Air Force Base is a major employer, as are more than 20 hospitals located within the city and its suburbs.

Wage Growth for Tampa Metro Area, Q4 2017


since last quarter


year over year


since 2006


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