Urban and Regional Planners Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for urban and regional planners in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of urban and regional planners amongst Florida cities 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 Urban and Regional Planners in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,650
25th Percentile Wage
$53,580
50th Percentile Wage
$67,030
75th Percentile Wage
$85,060
90th Percentile Wage
$98,810

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for urban and regional planners in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,810. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $67,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $44,650.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21.47
25th Percentile Wage
$25.76
50th Percentile Wage
$32.22
75th Percentile Wage
$40.90
90th Percentile Wage
$47.50

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for urban and regional planners in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $47.50. The median hourly salary is $32.22. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21.47.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of urban and regional planners from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201667,0302.24%6.98%
201565,530-0.85%-
201466,0905.89%-
201362,200-0.24%-
201262,350--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Urban and Regional Planners in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of urban and regional planners in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of urban and regional planners in state of Florida ranges from $45,880 to $82,860. The highest paying area for urban and regional planners in Florida is Jacksonville with a median annual salary of $82,860. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall (mean annual salary $78,300). The lowest paying area is South Florida nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $45,880.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Jacksonville
$82,860
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$78,300
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$72,500
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$71,610
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$69,120
Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach
$69,010
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$65,700
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$65,690
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$65,630
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$62,200
Port St Lucie
$59,930
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$59,420
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$58,390
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$57,150
Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area
$54,510
Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area
$50,330
South Florida nonmetropolitan area
$45,880


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