Imperial, CA has one electrician school within its city limits. Imperial Valley College has a total student population of 8,831. It is the 5199th highest ranked school in the USA and the 496th highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles).
Electrician students from Imperial 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 El Centro area alone, there are 40 employed helperselectricians earning an average salary of $30,890. Electricians in this area earn $47,290/yr and there are 140 employed.
Imperial lies in Imperial county, which is one of the 57 counties in California. Overall, the El Centro area has 50,630 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3% unemployment rate, $19/hr average worker wage, and a $39,250 average annual salary. Thus, about 3 out of every 1000 jobs in Imperial are held by electricians, and 1/1000 are held by helperselectricians.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Imperial Valley College ends up costing a student $3,539/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Imperial|
|El Centro||CA||41,304||1||33.1701||10||4.0 miles|
|Fortuna Foothills||AZ||43,996||0||-||0||68.7 miles|
|Palm Desert||CA||52,240||2||19.2411||98||77.0 miles|
|Cathedral City||CA||53,114||0||-||0||85.3 miles|
|Chula Vista||CA||226,606||2||21.0599||146||86.9 miles|
|San Diego||CA||1,309,749||32||21.506||824||91.3 miles|
|San Marcos||CA||82,614||4||36.7693||363||95.1 miles|
|Joshua Tree||CA||-||1||9.13844||48||98.8 miles|