Florida Mechanical Engineers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Mechanical Engineers in Florida

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Fast Facts for Mechanical Engineers in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Panama City, Palm Bay and Fort Walton Beach
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Pensacola, Miami and Cape Coral
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Orlando, Palm Bay and Tampa

Salaries for Mechanical Engineers in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Fort Walton Beach, Panama City and Pensacola

Schools for Mechanical Engineers in Florida are listed below.

Selected Mechanical Engineering Schools in Florida

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More Florida Mechanical Engineering Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach Daytona Beach Masters 4,978
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Tallahassee Masters & First Professional 11,562
Florida Atlantic University Boca Raton Doctorate 26,193
Florida Institute of Technology Melbourne Doctorate 5,118
Florida State University Tallahassee Doctorate & First Professional 40,555
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 Mechanical Engineers

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:
Mechanical Engineers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Mechanical Engineers 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 40 $67690 0.17
Jacksonville 420 $88010 0.33
Crestview 150 $89030 0.73
Fort Walton Beach 150 $89030 0.73
Destin 150 $89030 0.73
Deltona 70 $68140 0.18
Daytona Beach 70 $68140 0.18
Ormond Beach 70 $68140 0.18
Orlando 1170 $89260 0.52
Kissimmee 1170 $89260 0.52
Sanford 1170 $89260 0.52
Palm Bay 660 $91550 1.67
Melbourne 660 $91550 1.67
Titusville 660 $91550 1.67
Panama City 350 $95970 2.19
Pensacola 90 $105190 0.26
Ferry Pass 90 $105190 0.26
Brent 90 $105190 0.26
Port St. Lucie 100 $55730 0.37
Lakeland 100 $68380 0.24
Winter Haven 100 $68380 0.24
Miami 1780 $84670 0.36
Fort Lauderdale 1780 $84670 0.36
West Palm Beach 1780 $84670 0.36
North Port 120 $65780 0.22
Sarasota 120 $65780 0.22
Bradenton 120 $65780 0.22
Ocala 0 $75100 0
Tallahassee 70 $90670 0.22
Tampa 990 $70440 0.4
St. Petersburg 990 $70440 0.4
Clearwater 990 $70440 0.4
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