Wichita, KS (population: 374,803) has one computer repair school within its city limits. Wichita Technical Institute has a total student population of 967. It is the 2771st highest ranked school in the USA and the 33rd highest in the state of Kansas (#1 is Southwestern College).
Computer Repair students from Wichita schools who go on to become computer repair technicians, computer technicians, linux technicians, mac technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 111,600 people working as computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $39,420. Also, Installation, maintenance, and repair employees make on average $42,210 per year and there are about 5,114,150 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Wichita area alone, there are 13,550 employed installation, maintenance, and repair employees earning an average salary of $43,160. Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers in this area earn $34,220/yr and there are 250 employed.
Wichita lies in Sedgwick county, which is one of the 67 counties in Kansas. Overall, the Wichita area has 295,670 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.3% unemployment rate, $18.81/hr average worker wage, and a $39,110 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.829 out of every 1000 jobs in Wichita are held by computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers, and 45.832/1000 are held by installation, maintenance, and repair employees.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wichita Technical Institute ends up costing a student $20,903/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Wichita|
|North Newton||KS||-||1||30.3056||44||26.4 miles|
|El Dorado||KS||-||2||14.14||133||27.6 miles|
|Arkansas City||KS||-||1||16.4747||36||46.5 miles|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||69.4 miles|
|Great Bend||KS||-||1||20.0068||110||90.6 miles|