Williamsburg, KY has thirteen automotive schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Tennessee Technology Center at Harriman, the highest ranked school in this group with an automotive program, has a total student population of 405. It is the 1750th highest ranked school in the USA and the 34th highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Automotive students from Williamsburg schools who go on to become automotive technicians, automotive engineers, mechanics, automotive specialists, 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, Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles make on average $29,880 per year and there are about 17,090 of them employed in the US today.
Williamsburg lies in Whitley county, which is one of the 55 counties in Kentucky. Overall, the East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area has 119,800 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.6% unemployment rate, $16.72/hr average worker wage, and a $34,780 average annual salary.
Of the 13 automotive schools with a 100-mile radius of Williamsburg, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tennessee Technology Center at Morristown comes out as the most expensive ($10,764/yr) for automotive 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 Williamsburg|
|Saint Catharine||KY||-||1||13.7868||38||90.1 miles|