Rochester, NY (population: 205,236) has one automotive school within its city limits. Monroe Community College has a total student population of 18,976. It is the 4316th highest ranked school in the USA and the 294th highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
Automotive students from Rochester 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. In fact, in the Rochester area alone, there are 40 employed electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles earning an average salary of $35,210. Automotive service technicians and mechanics in this area earn $34,120/yr and there are 2,910 employed.
Rochester lies in Monroe county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Rochester area has 489,460 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $20.32/hr average worker wage, and a $42,270 average annual salary. Thus, about 5.940 out of every 1000 jobs in Rochester are held by automotive service technicians and mechanics, and 0.087/1000 are held by electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Monroe Community College ends up costing a student $6,726/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Rochester|
|Niagara Falls||NY||50,692||1||24.6139||10||70.9 miles|
|Painted Post||NY||-||1||33.1704||2||74.7 miles|