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Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors in Florida

Considering a career as a Recreation & Fitness Studies Professor in Florida?

17.1% Jobs Projection
$64,980 Median Salary
40 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors in Florida are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors in Florida is growing faster than average.

  • Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors in Florida earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors Work in Florida?

There were approximately 210 workers employed as Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors in this state in 2018.

There were 230 Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 20 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors in FL Employment Trend

The typical state has 220 Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors working in it, which means Florida has fewer Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors than average.

Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors in FL vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Florida

Jobs for Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 17.1% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.7%.

Job Projections for Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors: Nation vs. FL

Florida Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 40 annual job openings, and a total of 480 jobs for Florida Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 1,800 annual jobs and 22,600 total jobs in 2026.

What do Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors Make in Florida?

In 2018 wages for Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors ranged from $36,450 to $103,190 with $64,980 being the median annual salary.

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

Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors Earnings: FL vs. National Average

Top States for Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors Employment

View the list below to see where most Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 2,030 $106,140
Texas 1,640 $63,040
New York 1,320 $65,170
North Carolina 1,040 $59,610
Pennsylvania 1,040 $55,830
Virginia 810 $0
Utah 590 $25,680
Illinois 580 $49,540
Ohio 540 $0
Arizona 420 $0
Minnesota 410 $0
Oregon 390 $62,020
Washington 390 $50,970
Michigan 390 $0
Massachusetts 390 $72,780
Indiana 370 $59,720
Iowa 270 $62,050
New Jersey 260 $65,120
Alabama 260 $64,040
West Virginia 230 $57,990

Below are the states where Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $106,140
Connecticut $86,980
New Hampshire $77,730
Massachusetts $72,780
Missouri $69,470
Georgia $68,060
Kentucky $66,630
New York $65,170
New Jersey $65,120
Florida $64,980

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Occupation FL Employment Total
Graduate Teaching Assistants 13,130
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