Florida's Executioner is a Private Citizen
Courtesy/Florida Department Of Corrections, Tiny Fox Lab

In Florida, prison executioners are private citizens who are able to remain anonymous and receive $150 per execution. They also have a second, backup executioner available.Tiny Fox Lab Facts

Preview photo credit: Courtesy/Florida Department Of Corrections
Source: http://www.dc.state.fl.us/ci/deathrow.html