Florida Public Relations Specialists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Public Relations Specialists in Florida

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Fast Facts for Public Relations Specialists in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Tallahassee, Gainesville and Miami
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Sebastian, Panama City and Naples
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Tampa, Miami and Orlando

Salaries for Public Relations Specialists in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Pensacola, Tampa and Fort Lauderdale

Schools for Public Relations Specialists in Florida are listed below.

Selected Public Relations Specialist Training Schools in Florida

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  • Programs: Public Relations, Master of Arts (Online)
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  • Programs: BA/Sports and Recreation Management - Marketing, BA/Public Relations and Marketing
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Business Development
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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  • Programs: MS in Marketing: Public Relations, MS in Marketing: Sports Marketing and Media
  • Degrees: Master

Communications@Syracuse is an online Master of Science in Communications from the world-renowned S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Communications
  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: MA Communication - New Media and Marketing, MA Communication - Health Communication, MA Communication - Public Relations, more...
  • Degrees: Master

National Louis University is one of the oldest and most progressive universities in Chicago.

  • Programs: B.A. in Applied Communications
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More Florida Public Relations Specialist Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Barry University Miami Doctorate 8,733
Clearwater Christian College Clearwater Masters 594
Eckerd College Saint Petersburg Bachelor 2,544
Edward Waters College Jacksonville Bachelor 811
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach Daytona Beach Masters 4,978
Flagler College Saint Augustine Bachelor 2,537
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 Memorial University Miami Gardens Masters 1,750
Florida Southern College Lakeland Masters 2,295
Florida State University Tallahassee Doctorate & First Professional 40,555
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
Saint Leo University Saint Leo Masters 13,788
Saint Thomas University Miami Gardens Doctorate & First Professional 2,407
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
Trinity College of Florida Trinity Bachelor 185
Trinity International University Miami Davie Masters 338
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
Warner University Lake Wales Masters 1,181
Webber International University Babson Park Masters 601

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Public Relations Specialists

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:
Public Relations Specialists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Public Relations Specialists 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 290 $55650 1.44
Jacksonville 820 $51590 0.83
Cape Coral 250 $45070 0.67
Fort Myers 250 $45070 0.67
Crestview 80 $54870 0.49
Fort Walton Beach 80 $54870 0.49
Destin 80 $54870 0.49
Deltona 170 $48120 0.59
Daytona Beach 170 $48120 0.59
Ormond Beach 170 $48120 0.59
Orlando 1700 $51760 0.96
Kissimmee 1700 $51760 0.96
Sanford 1700 $51760 0.96
Palm Bay 330 $63310 1.05
Melbourne 330 $63310 1.05
Titusville 330 $63310 1.05
Panama City 70 $66360 0.52
Pensacola 150 $47940 0.59
Ferry Pass 150 $47940 0.59
Brent 150 $47940 0.59
Port St. Lucie 130 $50900 0.63
Lakeland 130 $45880 0.39
Winter Haven 130 $45880 0.39
Miami 3820 $55020 0.99
Fort Lauderdale 3820 $55020 0.99
West Palm Beach 3820 $55020 0.99
Naples 190 $49050 0.92
Immokalee 190 $49050 0.92
Marco Island 190 $49050 0.92
North Port 200 $49340 0.45
Sarasota 200 $49340 0.45
Bradenton 200 $49340 0.45
Ocala 0 $43820 0
Sebastian 30 $53930 0.46
Vero Beach 30 $53930 0.46
Tallahassee 690 $53410 2.72
Tampa 1650 $58380 0.85
St. Petersburg 1650 $58380 0.85
Clearwater 1650 $58380 0.85
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