August 28, 2015

Datamine

| 2/23/2012

South Florida's manufacturing wages rose 14 percent since 2000

South Florida wages for manufacturing jobs rose by 14 percent between 2000 and 2010, even as employment declined, according to a Brookings Institute study released Wednesday.

The 2000 average wage for Miami in manufacturing industries was $45,700. In 2010, the average manufacturing wage was about $52,000, Brookings said.

During the same period, employment in manufacturing industries in Miami dropped by 44 percent.

Read more at the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

Digital Access

DIRECT DIGITAL ACCESS
Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single digital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.

ACCESS THIS ISSUE »

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

Volunteer puppy raisers socialize future guide dogs
Volunteer puppy raisers socialize future guide dogs

Southeastern Guide Dogs’ volunteer puppy raisers help future guide dogs to become comfortable with home life and take the puppies everywhere—to work, out to eat, on trips, and even grocery shopping.

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Is your business ready for a tropical storm or hurricane?

  • Yes, we are ready.
  • Somewhat (never enough!)
  • No, if a storm hits, we would be in trouble.

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe