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Federal Jobs in Florida

The growth of retirement communties in Florida cities like Miami (pictured above) has fueled growth at the Veterans Health Administration, the state's largest federal employer.

Florida’s large and growing number of elderly veterans has lead to steady growth for the Veterans Health Administration, which employs nearly 17,000 in the state. The state’s many tourist destinations have made the Transportation Security Administration the second largest federal employer with almost 6,000 employees in Florida. The U.S. Navy and Air Force employ large numbers at its systems in materiel command units in the state.

Population: 17.8 million

Federal Workforce: 76,916

Largest Federal Departments / Agencies (number of employees in parentheses): Department of Defense (25,746), Department of Veterans Affairs (17,983), Department of Homeland Security (11,990), Department of Justice (3,576), and the Department of the Treasury (3,198).

As of March 1st, 2009 there are 517 Government and Policy jobs in Florida listed on GovCentral’s job search engine (powered by USAJobs.) Check them out here.

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