Plainwell has a general population of 3,933 and an overall student population of 224. Approximately 224 of Plainwell's students are enrolled in schools that offer carpentry programs.
Of the 1 carpentry schools in Plainwell, the largest carpentry school, by student population, is Michigan Career and Technical Institute. In 2010, Michigan Career and Technical Institute graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in carpentry.
A total of 14 students graduated with credentials in carpentry from carpentry schools in Plainwell in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $8,175 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Plainwell carpentry schools was an average of $9,975 per year in 2009.
Many carpentry graduates choose to work as carpenters after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Plainwell, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 25,880 carpenters in Michigan. Of these carpenters, 920 were working in the greater Plainwell area. By the year 2018, the number of carpenters is expected to increase by 5% in Plainwell. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for carpenters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a carpenter in Plainwell is $43,180 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for carpenters.