Florida Biological Technicians: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Biological Technicians in Florida

Fast Facts for Biological Technicians in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Gainesville, Port St. Lucie and Lakeland
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Orlando, Miami and Sarasota
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Gainesville, Tampa and Port St. Lucie

Salaries for Biological Technicians in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Sarasota, Miami and Tampa

Schools for Biological Technicians in Florida are listed below.

Selected Biology Technician Schools in Florida

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More Florida Biology Technician Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Ave Maria University Ave Maria Doctorate 460
Barry University Miami Doctorate 8,733
Bethune-Cookman University Daytona Beach Masters 3,434
Broward College Fort Lauderdale Associate 31,730
Clearwater Christian College Clearwater Masters 594
Eckerd College Saint Petersburg Bachelor 2,544
Edison State College Fort Myers Bachelor 11,369
Edward Waters College Jacksonville Bachelor 811
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Tallahassee Masters & First Professional 11,562
Florida Atlantic University Boca Raton Doctorate 26,193
Florida Community College at Jacksonville Jacksonville Bachelor 24,939
Florida Gulf Coast University Fort Myers Doctorate 9,339
Florida Institute of Technology Melbourne Doctorate 5,118
Florida Memorial University Miami Gardens Masters 1,750
Florida Southern College Lakeland Masters 2,295
Florida State University Tallahassee Doctorate & First Professional 40,555
Hillsborough Community College Tampa Associate 22,621
Lynn University Boca Raton Doctorate 2,549
Miami Dade College Miami Bachelor 54,094
Nova Southeastern University Fort Lauderdale Doctorate & First Professional 27,518
Palm Beach Atlantic University-West Palm Beach West Palm Beach Doctorate 3,291
Palm Beach Community College Lake Worth Associate 22,881
Pasco-Hernando Community College New Port Richey Associate 8,065
Rollins College Winter Park Masters 3,453
Saint Leo University Saint Leo Masters 13,788
Saint Thomas University Miami Gardens Doctorate & First Professional 2,407
Santa Fe College Gainesville Associate 14,824
Southeastern University Lakeland Lakeland Masters 3,069
Stetson University DeLand Masters & First Professional 3,721
Tallahassee Community College Tallahassee Associate 13,776
The University of Tampa Tampa Masters 5,628
The University of West Florida Pensacola Doctorate 10,358
University of Central Florida Orlando Doctorate 48,398
University of Florida Gainesville Doctorate & First Professional 51,725
University of Miami Coral Gables Doctorate 15,449
University of North Florida Jacksonville Doctorate 16,406
University of South Florida Tampa Doctorate & First Professional 44,870
Warner University Lake Wales Masters 1,181

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Biological Technicians

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Florida. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Biological Technicians

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Biological Technicians relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Jacksonville 100 $30560 0.31
Orlando 660 $39770 1.11
Kissimmee 660 $39770 1.11
Sanford 660 $39770 1.11
Palm Bay 40 $32020 0.4
Melbourne 40 $32020 0.4
Titusville 40 $32020 0.4
Port St. Lucie 140 $40890 2.07
Lakeland 50 $30670 0.48
Winter Haven 50 $30670 0.48
Miami 370 $49690 0.29
Fort Lauderdale 370 $49690 0.29
West Palm Beach 370 $49690 0.29
North Port 60 $35550 0.45
Sarasota 60 $35550 0.45
Bradenton 60 $35550 0.45
Tallahassee 70 $27940 0.85
Tampa 320 $34480 0.5
St. Petersburg 320 $34480 0.5
Clearwater 320 $34480 0.5
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