Salina has a general population of 45,679 and an overall student population of 1,250. Approximately 339 of Salina's students are enrolled in schools that offer carpentry programs.
Of the 1 carpentry schools in Salina, the largest carpentry school, by student population, is Salina Area Technical College. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Carpentry program at Salina Area Technical College.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a carpentry certificate from one of Salina's carpentry schools. In 2009 tuition at carpentry schools in Salina was $3,452 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $325 for carpentry related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Salina after graduating from carpentry school, you should know that job prospects for carpenters in Salina, which is the most popular carpentry profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,040 carpenters in Kansas. Of these carpenters, 1,410 were working in the greater Salina area. The number of carpenters in Salina is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for carpenters.
As a carpenter in Salina, you can expect to make an average salary of $32,640 per year. This is lower than the average salary for carpenters in the state.