With an overall population of 37,516 and a student population of 17,136, approximately 17,110 of Fort Pierce students attend one of Fort Pierce's schools that offer carpentry programs.
Of the 1 carpentry schools in Fort Pierce, the largest carpentry school, by student population, is Indian River State College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Indian River State College with credentials in carpentry.
In 2009 tuition at carpentry schools in Fort Pierce was $2,246 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a carpentry program in Fort Pierce.
Many carpentry graduates choose to work as carpenters after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fort Pierce, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 71,250 carpenters in Florida, 760 were working in the greater Fort Pierce area. The number of carpenters in Fort Pierce is expected to decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for carpenters.
As a carpenter in Fort Pierce, you can expect to make an average salary of $38,800 per year. This is higher than the average salary for carpenters in the state.