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Risk Management Schools In Florida

Florida has 2 accredited risk management schools where risk management faculty who teach risk management classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in risk management in the state of Florida, which encompasses risk management training at the risk management bachelors degree level.


  1. University of Central Florida

    4000 Central Florida Blvd, Orlando, Florida 32816

    177 U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Florida State University

    222 S. Copeland Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32306-1037

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Florida Vs. National Risk Management Employment

Florida 16,890
National 235,170

Approximately 8% of the country's risk management professionals work in Florida state.

Employment Growth for Risk management professionals In Florida

13,300 16,290 18,000 18,880 16,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Risk Management is a growing field in Florida. There were 3,590 more risk management professionals working in Florida in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 27% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the change in the number of risk management professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of risk management professionals has grown by 21% from 2006 to 2010.

Risk Management VS. All Professions salaries in Florida

$65,160 $67,797 $68,687 $68,860 $69,207
$43,191 $44,171 $45,158 $47,627 $48,473
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Risk Management
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of risk management professionals is growing, the salaries paid to risk management professionals are increasing in Florida. In 2006 risk management professionals made a mean salary of $65,160 per year, and in 2010 they made $69,207 per year.

Salary percentiles for Risk management professionals in Florida

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This represents a growth in salaries of 6%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of risk management, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid risk management professionals earning 188% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Florida state.

Average Salaries for Risk management professionals and related professions in Florida

Business Administration
Business Management
Emergency Management
Property Management
Risk Management
Small Business

Risk management professionals in Florida earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Risk Management programs available for each degree type for all schools in Florida


The number of students graduating from the 2 accredited risk management schools in Florida is increasing. In 2006 there were 67 risk management graduates from risk management courses in Florida and in 2010 there were 80 graduates.

Thus there was a 19% percent increase in the number of risk management school degree or certificate graduates in Florida. 100% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in risk management.

Risk Management Faculty Salaries in Florida

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