With an overall population of 5,989 and a student population of 991, approximately 991 of Tucumcari students attend one of Tucumcari's schools that offer carpentry programs.
Of the 1 carpentry schools in Tucumcari, the largest carpentry school, by student population, is Mesalands Community College. In 2010, Mesalands Community College graduated approximately 8 students from its carpentry program.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in carpentry from carpentry schools in Tucumcari in 2010. In 2009 tuition at carpentry schools in Tucumcari was $1,705 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,120 for carpentry related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in carpentry, if you decide to work as a carpenter in Tucumcari, your job prospects are not very good. There were 7,750 carpenters working in New Mexico and 500 working in the greater Tucumcari area in 2010. Tucumcari's carpenter workforce is projected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for carpenters.
As a carpenter in Tucumcari, you can expect to make an average salary of $30,890 per year. This is lower than the average salary for carpenters in the state.