Computer Programmers Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for computer programmers in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of computer programmers among 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 Computer Programmers in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,940
25th Percentile Wage
$52,510
50th Percentile Wage
$70,840
75th Percentile Wage
$92,460
90th Percentile Wage
$115,630

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer programmers in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $115,630. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $70,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,940.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.68
25th Percentile Wage
$25.25
50th Percentile Wage
$34.06
75th Percentile Wage
$44.45
90th Percentile Wage
$55.59

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for computer programmers in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $55.59. The median hourly salary is $34.06. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.68.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201670,840-2.33%0.78%
201572,4900.00%-
201472,4900.84%-
201371,8802.21%-
201270,290--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Computer Programmers in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of computer programmers in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of computer programmers in state of Florida ranges from $44,980 to $95,190. The highest paying area for computer programmers in Florida is Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $95,190. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is South Florida nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $87,510). The lowest paying area is Ocala with a median annual salary of $44,980.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area
$95,190
South Florida nonmetropolitan area
$87,510
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin
$85,310
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$80,260
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$76,940
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$74,210
Jacksonville
$73,430
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$73,050
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$72,780
Sebastian-Vero Beach
$70,890
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$70,380
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$70,280
Naples-Marco Island
$67,310
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$67,190
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$66,490
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$64,650
Gainesville
$58,380
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$58,030
Tallahassee
$57,310
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$50,410
Palm Coast
$50,190
Port St Lucie
$48,950
Ocala
$44,980


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