Savannah has a general population of 131,510 and an overall student population of 26,747. Approximately 5,483 of Savannah's students are enrolled in schools that offer carpentry programs.
The largest carpentry school in Savannah, by student population, is Savannah Technical College. In 2010, Savannah Technical College graduated approximately 27 students with credentials in carpentry.
A total of 27 students graduated with credentials in carpentry from carpentry schools in Savannah in 2010. In 2009 tuition at carpentry schools in Savannah was $2,063 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for carpentry related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Savannah after graduating from carpentry school, you should know that job prospects for carpenters in Savannah, which is the most popular carpentry profession, are average. There were 30,460 carpenters working in Georgia and 670 working in the greater Savannah area in 2010. The government projects that the number of carpenters in Savannah will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for carpenters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a carpenter in Savannah is $39,790 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for carpenters.