Chemical Technician Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for chemical technicians in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of chemical technicians amongst Florida areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Chemical Technicians in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,450
25th Percentile Wage
$31,440
50th Percentile Wage
$39,600
75th Percentile Wage
$53,840
90th Percentile Wage
$66,760

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chemical technicians in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $66,760. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26,450.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.72
25th Percentile Wage
$15.11
50th Percentile Wage
$19.04
75th Percentile Wage
$25.88
90th Percentile Wage
$32.10

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chemical technicians in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $32.10. The median hourly salary is $19.04. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.72.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of chemical technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201639,6002.45%3.36%
201538,630-4.71%-
201440,4503.09%-
201339,2002.37%-
201238,270--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Chemical Technicians in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of chemical technicians in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of chemical technicians in state of Florida ranges from $27,360 to $49,930. The highest paying area for chemical technicians in Florida is Port St Lucie with a median annual salary of $49,930. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Jacksonville (mean annual salary $48,210). The lowest paying area is Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin with a median annual salary of $27,360.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Port St Lucie
$49,930
Jacksonville
$48,210
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$46,180
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$43,330
Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area
$41,840
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$41,300
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$40,550
Tallahassee
$40,060
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$39,580
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$39,580
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$38,360
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$38,170
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$38,020
South Florida nonmetropolitan area
$37,530
Gainesville
$36,890
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$36,700
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$32,290
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$28,300
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin
$27,360



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