Pocatello has a general population of 51,466 and an overall student population of 13,585. Approximately 13,493 of Pocatello's students are enrolled in schools that offer carpentry programs.
Of the 1 carpentry schools in Pocatello, the largest carpentry school, by student population, is Idaho State University. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Carpentry program at Idaho State University.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in carpentry in Pocatello in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Pocatello's carpentry schools was $15,092 per year for instate students and $24,894 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a carpentry program in Pocatello. And if you live on campus at one of the Pocatello-based carpentry schools, you will have an added expense of $5,050 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,042.
After graduating with your credentials in carpentry, if you decide to work as a carpenter in Pocatello, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 11,560 carpenters in Idaho, 200 were working in the greater Pocatello area. The number of carpenters in Pocatello is expected to decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for carpenters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a carpenter in Pocatello is $32,980 per year, which is lower than the average for carpenters state-wide.
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