Salt Lake City, UT (population: 184,856) has one automotive school within its city limits. Salt Lake Community College has a total student population of 34,966. It is the 4421st highest ranked school in the USA and the 45th highest in the state of Utah (#1 is University of Utah).
Automotive students from Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City area alone, there are ** employed electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles earning an average salary of $35,510. Automotive service technicians and mechanics in this area earn $39,610/yr and there are 2,500 employed.
Salt Lake City lies in Salt Lake county, which is one of the 16 counties in Utah. Overall, the Salt Lake City area has 609,730 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.8% unemployment rate, $19.97/hr average worker wage, and a $41,530 average annual salary. Thus, about 4.105 out of every 1000 jobs in Salt Lake City are held by automotive service technicians and mechanics, and **/1000 are held by electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Salt Lake Community College ends up costing a student $9,987/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Salt Lake City|
|West Valley City||UT||125,842||2||24.4175||17||7.5 miles|
|South Jordan||UT||57,903||1||13.1531||4||15.4 miles|