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Fast Facts for Child Care Workers in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Deltona, Fort Walton Beach and Port St. Lucie
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Sarasota, Cape Coral and Ocala
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Tampa, Miami and Fort Lauderdale

Salaries for Child Care Workers in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Sebastian, Palm Bay and Ocala

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More Florida Child Care Worker Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Miami
Bachelors
55,206
Fort Lauderdale
Bachelors
43,700
Lake Worth
Bachelors
30,520
Clearwater
Bachelors
30,028
Tampa
Associates
27,061
Jacksonville
Bachelors
24,078
Fort Pierce
Bachelors
18,244
Sanford
Bachelors
17,706
Cocoa
Bachelors
15,825
Gainesville
Bachelors
15,404
Daytona Beach
Bachelors
12,706
Winter Haven
Bachelors
11,364
Bradenton
Bachelors
10,480
Pensacola
Bachelors
9,643
Ocala
Bachelors
7,375
Palatka
Bachelors
7,114
Niceville
Bachelors
5,761
Panama City
Bachelors
5,483
Leesburg
Bachelors
4,613
Lake City
Bachelors
3,197
Marianna
Bachelors
2,231
Hollywood
N/A
1,612
Orlando
N/A
1,539
Madison
Associates
1,324
Davie
N/A
936
Sarasota
N/A
885
Bradenton
N/A
829
Saint Petersburg
N/A
783
Clearwater
N/A
766
Fort Myers
N/A
736
Naples
N/A
619
Tampa
N/A
613
Miami
N/A
581
Miami
N/A
578
Ocala
N/A
350
Leisure City
N/A
345
Immokalee
N/A
324
Pembroke Pines
Masters
302
Tampa
N/A
257
Miami
N/A
219
New Port Richey
N/A
212
Port Charlotte
N/A
194
Live Oak
N/A
164
Palm Coast
N/A
117

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Child Care Workers

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:
Child Care Workers

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford3410 $22,040
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville820 $22,270
Panama City360 $19,450
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent750 $20,150
Port St. Lucie440 $24,690
Punta Gorda160 $23,510
Sebastian-Vero Beach120 $24,090
Sebring170 $22,840
Tallahassee600 $22,350
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater5720 $21,860
The Villages50 $19,510
Jacksonville2910 $22,970
Cape Coral-Fort Myers1030 $24,190
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin470 $21,860
Homosassa SpringsN/A $19,660
Lakeland-Winter Haven840 $19,890
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach12110 $22,410
Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island550 $24,520
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton870 $24,820
OcalaN/A $23,810
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach790 $22,300
Gainesville500 $22,680

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