Media, PA has one carpentry school within its city limits. Delaware County Community College has a total student population of 12,237. It is the 5547th highest ranked school in the USA and the 331st highest in the state of Pennsylvania (#1 is University of Pennsylvania).
Carpentry students from Media 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 Philadelphia Metropolitan area alone, there are 8,470 employed construction laborers earning an average salary of $38,940. Carpenters in this area earn $52,330/yr and there are 11,380 employed.
Media lies in Delaware county, which is one of the 32 counties in Pennsylvania. Overall, the Philadelphia Metropolitan area has 1,832,880 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $23.24/hr average worker wage, and a $48,340 average annual salary. Thus, about 6.209 out of every 1000 jobs in Media are held by carpenters, and 4.621/1000 are held by construction laborers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Delaware County Community College ends up costing a student $5,825/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Media|
|Saint Davids||PA||-||1||63.725||73||8.6 miles|
|New Castle||DE||-||1||19.251||66||20.0 miles|
|Cherry Hill||NJ||67,762||4||25.0729||31||20.6 miles|
|North Wales||PA||-||1||28.6361||21||21.2 miles|
|Willow Grove||PA||-||3||11.6322||2||21.3 miles|
|Mount Laurel||NJ||-||1||24.9456||10||26.4 miles|
|Lincoln University||PA||-||1||24.1268||75||29.6 miles|
|North East||MD||-||1||7.7142||47||36.7 miles|
|Center Valley||PA||-||2||15.5079||66||42.4 miles|
|Mays Landing||NJ||-||1||11.4678||27||47.6 miles|
|West Windsor||NJ||-||1||10.9855||60||48.5 miles|