Florida Economists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Economists in Florida

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Fast Facts for Economists in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Tallahassee
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Tampa
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Tallahassee

Salaries for Economists in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Tallahassee

Schools for Economists in Florida are listed below.

Selected Economy Schools in Florida

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  • Programs: Master of Arts in Economics - Applied Economics
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More Florida Economy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Ave Maria University Ave Maria Doctorate 460
Barry University Miami Doctorate 8,733
Eckerd College Saint Petersburg Bachelor 2,544
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Tallahassee Masters & First Professional 11,562
Florida Atlantic University Boca Raton Doctorate 26,193
Florida Southern College Lakeland Masters 2,295
Florida State University Tallahassee Doctorate & First Professional 40,555
Rollins College Winter Park Masters 3,453
Stetson University DeLand Masters & First Professional 3,721
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

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Economists

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:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Economists 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


Orlando 30 $57060 0.19
Kissimmee 30 $57060 0.19
Sanford 30 $57060 0.19
Miami 40 $97150 0.11
Fort Lauderdale 40 $97150 0.11
West Palm Beach 40 $97150 0.11
Tallahassee 60 $60410 2.49
Tampa 40 $96870 0.21
St. Petersburg 40 $96870 0.21
Clearwater 40 $96870 0.21
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