Auburn has a total population of 40,314 and a student population of 9,248. Of these students, 8,205 are enrolled in schools that offer carpentry programs.
Of the 1 carpentry schools in Auburn, the largest carpentry school, by student population, is Green River Community College. Approximately 87 students graduated in 2010 from Green River Community College with credentials in carpentry.
A total of 87 students graduated with credentials in carpentry from carpentry schools in Auburn in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,021 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,068 for carpentry related books and supplies each year.
Many carpentry graduates choose to work as carpenters after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Auburn, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 carpenters in Washington State were working in the greater Auburn area. Auburn's carpenter workforce is projected to decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for carpenters.
As a carpenter in Auburn, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,670 per year. This is higher than the average salary for carpenters in the state.