York, PA has thirty-three child day care schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Towson University, the highest ranked school in this group with a child day care program, has a total student population of 21,177. It is the 141st highest ranked school in the USA and the 3rd highest in the state of Maryland (#1 is Johns Hopkins University).
Child Day Care students from York 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 York-Hanover area alone, there are 460 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average salary of $34,640. Child care workers in this area earn $22,060/yr and there are 960 employed.
York lies in York county, which is one of the 32 counties in Pennsylvania. Overall, the York-Hanover area has 173,720 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $18.69/hr average worker wage, and a $38,880 average annual salary. Thus, about 5.519 out of every 1000 jobs in York are held by child care workers, and 2.667/1000 are held by child, family, and school social workers.
Of the 33 child day care schools with a 100-mile radius of York, only 12 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Keystone Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($43,665/yr) for child day care students, with Prince George's Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,203/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from York|
|Owings Mills||MD||-||2||12.2029||18||37.7 miles|
|Lincoln University||PA||-||1||24.1268||75||43.8 miles|
|Ellicott City||MD||73,232||0||-||0||48.2 miles|
|North East||MD||-||1||7.7142||47||48.7 miles|
|Montgomery Village||MD||43,313||0||-||0||59.5 miles|
|Aspen Hill||MD||53,748||0||-||0||63.2 miles|
|New Castle||DE||-||1||19.251||66||65.1 miles|