Aberdeen has a general population of 16,461 and an overall student population of 2,285. Approximately 2,285 of Aberdeen's students are enrolled in schools that offer carpentry programs.
The largest carpentry school in Aberdeen, by student population, is Grays Harbor College. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Carpentry program at Grays Harbor College.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in carpentry in Aberdeen in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,816 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $972 for carpentry related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Aberdeen after graduating from carpentry school, you should know that job prospects for carpenters in Aberdeen, which is the most popular carpentry profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 30 carpenters in Washington State were working in the greater Aberdeen area. The government projects that the number of carpenters in Aberdeen will decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for carpenters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a carpenter in Aberdeen is $35,570 per year, which is lower than the average for carpenters state-wide.