Enid, OK (population: 48,152) has one carpentry school within its city limits. Autry Technology Center has a total student population of 587. It is the 1869th highest ranked school in the USA and the 41st highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University).
Carpentry students from Enid schools who go on to become carpenters, construction managers, construction workers, construction engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 743,760 people working as carpenters alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $43,640. Also, Construction laborers make on average $33,190 per year and there are about 856,440 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 760 employed construction laborers earning an average salary of $26,010. Carpenters in this area earn $28,560/yr and there are 600 employed.
Enid lies in Garfield county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area has 122,310 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $15.68/hr average worker wage, and a $32,610 average annual salary. Thus, about 4.878 out of every 1000 jobs in Enid are held by carpenters, and 6.221/1000 are held by construction laborers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Autry Technology Center ends up costing a student $16,140/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Enid|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||48.2 miles|
|El Reno||OK||-||2||15.8225||75||60.9 miles|
|Arkansas City||KS||-||1||16.4747||36||64.5 miles|
|Oklahoma City||OK||564,147||19||18.6276||473||68.1 miles|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||71.4 miles|