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Fast Facts for Chefs in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Naples, West Palm Beach and Cape Coral
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Tallahassee, Jacksonville and Fort Lauderdale
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Miami, West Palm Beach and Tampa

Salaries for Chefs in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Sebastian, Naples and Miami

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Chefs

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Chefs relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2019 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2018-28 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach280$38,040
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin120$56,350
The Villages80$54,930
Lakeland-Winter Haven160$51,890
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford2570$50,940
Panama CityN/A$44,730
Cape Coral-Fort Myers750$74,470
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent290$29,430
Punta Gorda60$52,480
Sebastian-Vero Beach100$73,590
Tallahassee130$49,290
Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island430$64,380
OcalaN/A$32,590
Gainesville140$50,280
Jacksonville630$49,040
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach3090$57,020
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton570$61,110
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville110$42,900
Port St. Lucie250$56,880
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater1660$43,900

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