Russellville, AR has one electrician school within its city limits. Arkansas Tech University has a total student population of 8,814. It is the 2155th highest ranked school in the USA and the 22nd highest in the state of Arkansas (#1 is Harding University).
Electrician students from Russellville schools who go on to become electricians, electrical technologists, maintenance electricians, journeyman electricians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 579,150 people working as electricians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $50,850. Also, Helperselectricians make on average $27,870 per year and there are about 90,930 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area alone, there are ** employed helperselectricians earning an average salary of $25,850. Electricians in this area earn $45,900/yr and there are 280 employed.
Russellville lies in Pope county, which is one of the 57 counties in Arkansas. Overall, the Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area has 77,520 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.3% unemployment rate, $14.76/hr average worker wage, and a $30,710 average annual salary. Thus, about 3.624 out of every 1000 jobs in Russellville are held by electricians, and **/1000 are held by helperselectricians.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Arkansas Tech University ends up costing a student $7,149/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Russellville|
|Hot Springs||AR||-||2||23.3818||62||53.8 miles|
|Little Rock||AR||192,247||12||20.3043||243||58.9 miles|
|North Little Rock||AR||59,309||4||19.2203||72||59.9 miles|
|Mountain Home||AR||-||2||22.9326||37||84.3 miles|