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Fast Facts for Restaurant Cooks in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Palm Coast, Naples and Fort Walton Beach
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Tallahassee, Lakeland and Miami
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Orlando, Tampa and Miami

Salaries for Restaurant Cooks in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Naples, West Palm Beach and Miami

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Restaurant Cooks

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Restaurant Cooks 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
Lakeland-Winter Haven1520$27,020
Ocala1280$26,240
Panama City700$28,310
Gainesville1550$26,070
Homosassa Springs550$25,500
Cape Coral-Fort Myers4550$29,280
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent1720$27,610
Port St. Lucie1970$27,490
Punta Gorda1060$28,190
Sebastian-Vero Beach850$31,870
Tallahassee1680$26,830
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater16330$26,600
The Villages470$26,040
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach3220$28,120
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin2550$27,970
Sebring270$29,070
Jacksonville7760$26,840
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford19740$28,700
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville2870$26,180
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach33570$30,430
Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island4060$32,160
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton4380$29,840

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