If you get satisfaction from making something, get excited about using new technology or if you just like to know how things work, a manufacturing career may be perfect for you.
Manufacturing is the process of changing raw or processed materials into products people can use.
Everyday, you enjoy things you may not realize were made in Florida. Behind every product and technology you use, there is a world of manufacturing. Today, in Florida, more than 14,000 different companies and 355,000 people work in the manufacturing field. These employees are making, on average, over $48,000 a year!! That’s over $23 per hour, amazing!!!
This means that not just jobs, but manufacturing careers are being “Made in Florida,” by people like you, right now. If you get satisfaction by making something, get excited about using new technology, or you work well with teams of people, then the manufacturing industry may be the place for you, with a challenging job, great pay, and excellent benefits.
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The diversity of Manufacturing in Florida includes: Food, beverages, Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices and Instruments, Metals and Plastics, Electronics and Technical Instruments, Aerospace components, Transportation, Household goods, Mining, Industrial and Construction Components.
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