Greensboro, NC (population: 259,523) has one electrician school within its city limits. North Carolina A & T State University has a total student population of 10,614. It is the 495th highest ranked school in the USA and the 18th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University).
Electrician students from Greensboro 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 Greensboro-High Point area alone, there are 440 employed helperselectricians earning an average salary of $27,080. Electricians in this area earn $36,660/yr and there are 1,250 employed.
Greensboro lies in Guilford county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Greensboro-High Point area has 349,130 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $18.78/hr average worker wage, and a $39,060 average annual salary. Thus, about 3.567 out of every 1000 jobs in Greensboro are held by electricians, and 1.272/1000 are held by helperselectricians.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, North Carolina A & T State University ends up costing a student $5,860/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Greensboro|
|High Point||NC||105,064||3||31.8326||88||11.8 miles|
|Winston Salem||NC||-||7||32.3218||230||23.2 miles|
|Chapel Hill||NC||53,800||1||88.0971||148||45.4 miles|