Elizabethton, TN has one appliance repair school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Blue Ridge Community College has a total student population of 2,488. It is the 5209th highest ranked school in the USA and the 109th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University).
Appliance Repair students from Elizabethton 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.
Elizabethton lies in Carter county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Johnson City area has 76,070 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.5% unemployment rate, $16.58/hr average worker wage, and a $34,480 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Blue Ridge Community College ends up costing a student $7,400/yr.
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|Banner Elk||NC||-||1||22.4512||43||22.9 miles|