Carterville, IL has one automotive and mechanics school within its city limits. John A Logan College has a total student population of 8,568. It is the 5139th highest ranked school in the USA and the 197th highest in the state of Illinois (#1 is Northwestern University).
Automotive and Mechanics students from Carterville schools who go on to become automotive mechanics, automotive engineers, automotive technicians, mechanics, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 606,990 people working as automotive service technicians and mechanics alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $37,880. Also, Automotive body and related repairers make on average $41,020 per year and there are about 133,290 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the South Illinois nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 250 employed automotive body and related repairers earning an average salary of $35,580. Automotive service technicians and mechanics in this area earn $32,380/yr and there are 840 employed.
Carterville lies in Williamson county, which is one of the 49 counties in Illinois. Overall, the South Illinois nonmetropolitan area has 147,160 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.1% unemployment rate, $17.46/hr average worker wage, and a $36,310 average annual salary. Thus, about 5.675 out of every 1000 jobs in Carterville are held by automotive service technicians and mechanics, and 1.712/1000 are held by automotive body and related repairers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, John A Logan College ends up costing a student $2,714/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Carterville|
|Cape Girardeau||MO||-||6||26.7452||153||39.6 miles|
|Saint Louis||MO||349,763||28||21.7118||925||87.7 miles|
|Maryland Heights||MO||-||1||21.4481||9||98.7 miles|