Florida still losing ground in wages despite uptick in jobs – Tampa Bay Times
The State of Florida added 114,000 jobs last year, but on average they pay 25% less than the jobs that were lost. As one individual interviewed for the article says, there are alot of people out there taking advanage of people looking for work. He had a 30 year career as a civil engineer making $75,000 just prior to losing his job. He now works a minimum wage job. See article here.