Florida Environmental Scientists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Environmental Scientists in Florida

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Fast Facts for Environmental Scientists in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Tallahassee, Gainesville and Pensacola
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Miami, Lakeland and Tampa
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Tampa, Tallahassee and Orlando

Salaries for Environmental Scientists in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Port St. Lucie, Sarasota and Miami

Schools for Environmental Scientists in Florida are listed below.

Selected Environmental Science Schools in Florida

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  • Programs: BA/Environmental Studies
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MS in Environmental Policy, BS in Environmental Policy and Management
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.

  • Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Science
  • Degrees: Master
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More Florida Environmental Science Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
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 South Florida Tampa Doctorate & First Professional 44,870

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Environmental Scientists

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:
Environmental Scientists

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


Gainesville 120 $50370 1.58
Jacksonville 410 $48430 1.03
Cape Coral 180 $46530 1.21
Fort Myers 180 $46530 1.21
Crestview 60 $61760 0.91
Fort Walton Beach 60 $61760 0.91
Destin 60 $61760 0.91
Deltona 150 $41290 1.32
Daytona Beach 150 $41290 1.32
Ormond Beach 150 $41290 1.32
Orlando 510 $48420 0.72
Kissimmee 510 $48420 0.72
Sanford 510 $48420 0.72
Palm Bay 110 $47230 0.87
Melbourne 110 $47230 0.87
Titusville 110 $47230 0.87
Panama City 120 $39600 2.35
Pensacola 140 $44330 1.33
Ferry Pass 140 $44330 1.33
Brent 140 $44330 1.33
Port St. Lucie 110 $51690 1.36
Lakeland 90 $43100 0.67
Winter Haven 90 $43100 0.67
Miami 1150 $55610 0.74
Fort Lauderdale 1150 $55610 0.74
West Palm Beach 1150 $55610 0.74
Naples 90 $50650 1.06
Immokalee 90 $50650 1.06
Marco Island 90 $50650 1.06
North Port 190 $50220 1.1
Sarasota 190 $50220 1.1
Bradenton 190 $50220 1.1
Tallahassee 660 $47980 6.51
Tampa 800 $59270 1.04
St. Petersburg 800 $59270 1.04
Clearwater 800 $59270 1.04
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