Schenectady, NY (population: 60,703) has one child day care school within its city limits. Schenectady County Community College has a total student population of 5,191. It is the 5443rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 371st highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
Child Day Care students from Schenectady schools who go on to become day care specialists, social workers, nannies, day care professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 595,650 people working as child care workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $20,940. Also, Child, family, and school social workers make on average $43,540 per year and there are about 277,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Albany-Schenectady-Troy area alone, there are 1,380 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average salary of $50,700. Child care workers in this area earn $22,530/yr and there are 4,170 employed.
Schenectady lies in Schenectady county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Albany-Schenectady-Troy area has 434,590 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $21.78/hr average worker wage, and a $45,310 average annual salary. Thus, about 9.585 out of every 1000 jobs in Schenectady are held by child care workers, and 3.167/1000 are held by child, family, and school social workers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Schenectady County Community College ends up costing a student $4,379/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Schenectady|
|Hyde Park||NY||-||1||37.5099||6||69.8 miles|
|New Paltz||NY||-||1||36.3278||86||73.2 miles|
|East Windsor||CT||-||1||6.26683||12||93.0 miles|
|West Point||NY||-||1||80.8664||76||97.4 miles|
|East Hartford||CT||51,288||4||22.8181||50||98.3 miles|