Madisonville, TN has sixteen automotive and mechanics schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Tennessee Technology Center at McMinnville, the highest ranked school in this group with an automotive and mechanics program, has a total student population of 314. It is the 1614th highest ranked school in the USA and the 29th highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Automotive and Mechanics students from Madisonville 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 Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 130 employed automotive body and related repairers earning an average salary of $31,840. Automotive service technicians and mechanics in this area earn $29,040/yr and there are 560 employed.
Madisonville lies in Monroe county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area has 135,330 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.9% unemployment rate, $15.01/hr average worker wage, and a $31,220 average annual salary. Thus, about 4.159 out of every 1000 jobs in Madisonville are held by automotive service technicians and mechanics, and 0.934/1000 are held by automotive body and related repairers.
Of the 16 automotive and mechanics schools with a 100-mile radius of Madisonville, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Adventist University comes out as the most expensive ($18,911/yr) for automotive and mechanics students, with Tennessee Technology Center at Knoxville as the lowest, reported at only $3,768/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Madisonville|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||69.2 miles|
|Toccoa Falls||GA||-||1||28.3429||33||85.7 miles|
|Mount Berry||GA||-||1||63.3969||60||97.9 miles|