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19.4% Jobs Projection
$80,610 Median Salary
130 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Education Administrators in Florida are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Education Administrators in Florida is growing faster than average.

  • Education Administrators in Florida earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Education Administrators Work in Florida?

There were approximately 1,330 workers employed as Education Administrators in this state in 2018.

There were 1,370 Education Administrators employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 40 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 390 Education Administrators working in it, which means Florida has more Education Administrators than average.


Job Projections for Florida

Jobs for Education Administrators in this state are growing at a rate of 19.4% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.7%.


Florida Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 130 annual Education Administrators job openings in Florida, and 1,540 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 3,400 annual jobs and 42,500 total jobs in 2026.

What do Education Administrators Make in Florida?

In 2018 wages for Education Administrators ranged from $46,180 to $135,540 with $80,610 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $22.2 to $65.16. The median hourly rate was $38.75.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $40.94 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $2.19.

The median salary in Florida is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Florida Metros for Education Administrators

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Education Administrators.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 400 $74,510
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 180 $98,370
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 180 $80,810
Tallahassee, FL 150 $66,960
Jacksonville, FL 70 $90,020
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL 50 $91,520
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL 40 $89,130
Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL 40 $87,470
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL 40 $95,760

Top States for Education Administrators Employment

The table below shows the states where most Education Administrators work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 7,590 $84,450
Maryland 2,810 $102,900
New York 2,050 $0
Texas 1,980 $83,370
Illinois 1,720 $74,470
Florida 1,330 $80,610
Tennessee 1,320 $66,570
Virginia 1,280 $105,280
North Carolina 1,250 $76,800
Minnesota 1,130 $73,980
District of Columbia 940 $108,550
Pennsylvania 940 $73,500
Ohio 930 $85,640
Washington 900 $78,610
Arizona 850 $77,930
Michigan 830 $67,500
Alabama 620 $98,110
Kentucky 620 $77,020
New Jersey 550 $96,310
Colorado 540 $96,710

Below are the states where Education Administrators get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $108,550
Virginia $105,280
Maryland $102,900
Rhode Island $101,870
Alabama $98,110
Colorado $96,710
New Jersey $96,310
Connecticut $95,270
Kansas $93,660
Massachusetts $93,500

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