El Dorado, KS has one automotive and mechanics school within its city limits. Butler Community College has a total student population of 9,229. It is the 4330th highest ranked school in the USA and the 65th highest in the state of Kansas (#1 is Southwestern College).
Automotive and Mechanics students from El Dorado 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 Wichita area alone, there are 300 employed automotive body and related repairers earning an average salary of $37,540. Automotive service technicians and mechanics in this area earn $37,790/yr and there are 1,030 employed.
El Dorado lies in Butler county, which is one of the 67 counties in Kansas. Overall, the Wichita area has 295,670 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.3% unemployment rate, $18.81/hr average worker wage, and a $39,110 average annual salary. Thus, about 3.485 out of every 1000 jobs in El Dorado are held by automotive service technicians and mechanics, and 1.014/1000 are held by automotive body and related repairers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Butler Community College ends up costing a student $6,456/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from El Dorado|
|North Newton||KS||-||1||30.3056||44||31.7 miles|
|Arkansas City||KS||-||1||16.4747||36||53.1 miles|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||77.8 miles|