Syracuse, NY (population: 136,410) has three culinary schools within its city limits. Simmons Institute of Funeral Service Inc, the highest ranked school in the city with a culinary program, has a total student population of 44. It is the 860th highest ranked school in the USA and the 70th highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
Culinary students from Syracuse schools who go on to become culinary artists, bakers, chefs, cooks, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 140,510 people working as bakers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $25,350. Also, Cooks, private household make on average $27,720 per year and there are about 770 of them employed in the US today.
Syracuse lies in Onondaga county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Syracuse area has 306,110 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.8% unemployment rate, $20.32/hr average worker wage, and a $42,270 average annual salary.
Of the 3 culinary schools in Syracuse, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Phillips Hairstyling Institute comes out as the most expensive ($15,456/yr) for culinary students, with Onondaga Community College as the lowest, reported at only $9,648/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Syracuse|
|Painted Post||NY||-||1||33.1704||2||77.8 miles|