Florida Technical Writers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Technical Writers in Florida

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Fast Facts for Technical Writers in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Fort Walton Beach, Palm Bay and Orlando
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Sarasota, Miami and Jacksonville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Orlando, Tampa and Fort Lauderdale

Salaries for Technical Writers in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: West Palm Beach, Tampa and Sarasota

Schools for Technical Writers in Florida are listed below.

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More Florida Technical Writing 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
Clearwater Christian College Clearwater Masters 594
Eckerd College Saint Petersburg Bachelor 2,544
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 Gulf Coast University Fort Myers Doctorate 9,339
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
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
Southeastern University Lakeland Lakeland Masters 3,069
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
Warner University Lake Wales Masters 1,181

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Technical Writers

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:
Technical Writers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Technical Writers 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 130 $62110 0.59
Crestview 340 $61100 9.26
Fort Walton Beach 340 $61100 9.26
Destin 340 $61100 9.26
Orlando 350 $57150 0.87
Kissimmee 350 $57150 0.87
Sanford 350 $57150 0.87
Palm Bay 140 $61860 1.93
Melbourne 140 $61860 1.93
Titusville 140 $61860 1.93
Pensacola 60 $79570 0.98
Ferry Pass 60 $79570 0.98
Brent 60 $79570 0.98
Miami 420 $56860 0.48
Fort Lauderdale 420 $56860 0.48
West Palm Beach 420 $56860 0.48
North Port 60 $62460 0.64
Sarasota 60 $62460 0.64
Bradenton 60 $62460 0.64
Tallahassee 0 $54270 0
Tampa 410 $59420 0.93
St. Petersburg 410 $59420 0.93
Clearwater 410 $59420 0.93
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