Lynnwood has a general population of 33,847 and an overall student population of 9,658. Approximately 9,658 of Lynnwood's students are enrolled in schools that offer carpentry programs.
The largest carpentry school in Lynnwood, by student population, is Edmonds Community College. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Carpentry program at Edmonds Community College.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a carpentry certificate in Lynnwood. If you decide to attend one of Lynnwood's carpentry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $12,440 per year in instate tuition and $17,660 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $972 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a carpentry program in Lynnwood. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,300 per year, on average, for room and board at Lynnwood-based carpentry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,118.
After graduating with your credentials in carpentry, if you decide to work as a carpenter in Lynnwood, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 52,670 carpenters in Washington State. Of these carpenters, 10,340 were working in the greater Lynnwood area. Lynnwood's carpenter workforce is projected to decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for carpenters.
As a carpenter in Lynnwood, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,680 per year. This is higher than the average salary for carpenters in the state.