Savannah, GA (population: 133,244) has two court reporting schools within its city limits. South University-Savannah, the highest ranked school in the city with a court reporting program, has a total student population of 13,179. It is the 4461st highest ranked school in the USA and the 108th highest in the state of Georgia (#1 is Emory University).
Court Reporting students from Savannah schools who go on to become court reporters, freelance court reporters, certified shorthand reporters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 18,780 people working as court reporters alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $52,460. Also, Procurement clerks make on average $36,430 per year and there are about 78,150 of them employed in the US today.
Savannah lies in Chatham county, which is one of the 106 counties in Georgia. Overall, the Savannah area has 150,120 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $19/hr average worker wage, and a $38,930 average annual salary.
Of the 2 court reporting schools in Savannah, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, South University-Savannah comes out as the most expensive ($20,317/yr) for court reporting students, with Savannah Technical College as the lowest, reported at only $4,782/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Savannah|
|North Charleston||SC||99,930||3||24.6487||24||88.5 miles|
|Mount Pleasant||SC||67,849||4||14.9584||103||92.5 miles|