Huntsville, AL (population: 185,501) has one appliance repair school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Coosa Valley Technical College has a total student population of 5,994. It is the 4693rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 118th highest in the state of Georgia (#1 is Emory University).
Appliance Repair students from Huntsville schools who go on to become appliance technicians, appliance repairers, machine repairmen, refrigeration mechanics, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 34,670 people working as home appliance repairers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $35,590. Also, Firstline supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers make on average $60,630 per year and there are about 427,560 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Huntsville area alone, there are 650 employed firstline supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers earning an average salary of $56,340. Home appliance repairers in this area earn $32,890/yr and there are 40 employed.
Huntsville lies in Madison county, which is one of the 67 counties in Alabama. Overall, the Huntsville area has 205,550 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2% unemployment rate, $22/hr average worker wage, and a $46,220 average annual salary. Thus, about 0 out of every 1000 jobs in Huntsville are held by home appliance repairers, and 3/1000 are held by firstline supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Coosa Valley Technical College ends up costing a student $7,268/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Huntsville|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||79.2 miles|
|Mount Berry||GA||-||1||63.3969||60||87.8 miles|