Environmental Engineer Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for environmental engineers in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of environmental engineers 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 Environmental Engineers in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,980
25th Percentile Wage
$47,810
50th Percentile Wage
$62,020
75th Percentile Wage
$88,200
90th Percentile Wage
$112,780

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for environmental engineers in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $112,780. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $62,020. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,980.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.70
25th Percentile Wage
$22.98
50th Percentile Wage
$29.82
75th Percentile Wage
$42.41
90th Percentile Wage
$54.22

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for environmental engineers in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $54.22. The median hourly salary is $29.82. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.70.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201662,020-0.29%2.74%
201562,2001.13%-
201461,500-0.52%-
201361,8202.43%-
201260,320--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Environmental Engineers in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of environmental engineers in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of environmental engineers in state of Florida ranges from $44,280 to $92,850. The highest paying area for environmental engineers in Florida is Port St Lucie with a median annual salary of $92,850. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent (mean annual salary $92,320). The lowest paying area is Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $44,280.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Port St Lucie
$92,850
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$92,320
Jacksonville
$88,670
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$78,030
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$73,130
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$72,490
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$66,800
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$62,090
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$62,080
Gainesville
$61,060
Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach
$60,660
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$56,700
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$56,320
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$55,940
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$54,160
Tallahassee
$53,330
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$50,000
Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area
$49,320
Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area
$44,280


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