Seattle, WA (population: 614,214) has one computer repair school within its city limits. Seattle Vocational Institute has a total student population of 271. It is the 3146th highest ranked school in the USA and the 58th highest in the state of Washington (#1 is University of Washington-Seattle Campus).
Computer Repair students from Seattle 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 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett Metropolitan area alone, there are 46,670 employed installation, maintenance, and repair employees earning an average salary of $49,550. Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers in this area earn $40,600/yr and there are 930 employed.
Seattle lies in King county, which is one of the 24 counties in Washington. Overall, the Seattle-Bellevue-Everett Metropolitan area has 1,404,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $25.60/hr average worker wage, and a $53,240 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.663 out of every 1000 jobs in Seattle are held by computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers, and 33.221/1000 are held by installation, maintenance, and repair employees.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Seattle Vocational Institute ends up costing a student $10,604/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Seattle|
|Federal Way||WA||84,659||2||22.1387||18||21.4 miles|
|South Hill||WA||63,243||0||-||0||33.4 miles|