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Destin, FL is an excellent place for job seekers to look for employment. The future job growth in Destin, FL is estimated to be 31.28%, which is higher than the national average of 30.54%. Additionally, the unemployment rate in Destin, FL is very low at 3.2%, much lower than the national average of 4.1%. This indicates that there are plenty of jobs available in Destin and that companies are actively looking for new hires. With a high job growth rate and low unemployment rate, Destin looks like a great option for anyone seeking employment in the near future.

The unemployment rate in Destin is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)

You Should Know

- That Job Growth in Destin has been Positive.
- Jobs have Increased by 4.2% over the past year.
- The average salary in Destin is $81,827.
- The median home cost in Destin is $605,200

Job Helpful Resources

- Best paying jobs in Destin? Sciences ($123,681)
- Worst paying jobs? Arts, Entertainment ($8,478)
- Highest paying industry jobs? Public Administration ($84,028)
- Lowest paying industry jobs? Other Services ($22,074)
- Average Income of Residents in Destin ($51,007) compared to USA ($37,638)
- The Unemployment Rate in Destin (4) is lower than USA (6)

Process of Job Search

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Diverse and inclusive employers are looking for job seekers with a wide range of skills and experience. You can find jobs in Destin, Florida that match your qualifications.

     JobsDestin, FloridaUnited States
  Average Salary by OccupationDestin, FloridaUnited States
  Business, Financial$47,067$68,299
  Computer, Math$96,595$87,306
  Architecture, Engineering$83,611$86,023
  Social Service$56,894$44,925
  Arts, Entertainment$8,478$43,591
  Health Practitioners$62,135$75,327
  Health Technicians$40,144$41,524
  Healthcare Support$14,522$25,441
  Fire Fighters$68,542$35,516
  Law Enforcement$35,509$64,941
  Food Prep, Serving$30,742$16,379
  Cleaning, Maintenance$20,905$23,378
  Personal Care$13,906$15,351
  Sales, Related$43,191$33,178
  Office Admin, Support$29,876$35,058
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$34,438$25,716
  Construction, Extraction$14,926$41,315
  Maintence, Repair$48,125$48,436
  Material Moving$11,406$25,906
  Average Salary by IndustryDestin, FloridaUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$24,609$31,273
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $74,432
  Wholesale Trade$44,013$51,301
  Retail Trade$27,393$26,757
  Transportation and Warehousing$83,813$43,256
  Utilities $77,546
  Finance and Insurance$64,188$65,016
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$45,404$46,406
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$62,854$73,907
  Management of Companies and Enterprises $75,118
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$37,561$30,687
  Educational Services$36,679$44,708
  Health Care and Social Assistance$31,908$40,852
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$29,120$25,861
  Accommodation and Food Services$32,427$18,154
  Other Services$22,074$29,481
  Public Administration$84,028$61,644
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I find it amazing the place is rated one star - Yes the cost of housing is high especially as covid pushed more people to Florida. But living here is easy - three  More

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This tiny town is SO expensive. Unless you want a roach and mold infested place you will have to pay around $1800 or more and the “nice” places have reviews that scare  More

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I moved to Destin in 1987 when there was no development in the eastern part of town, only trees, beaches and a two lane road. I worked as a Sheriff's Deputy for over 30  More

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