New Jersey contains eighteen schools that offer electrician programs. Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus, the highest-ranking electrician school in NJ, has a total student population of 8,804 and is the 595th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 18 electrician schools in New Jersey, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Pennco Tech comes out as the most expensive ($21,896/yr), with Camden County College as the lowest recorded at only $3,258/yr.
Electrician students from New Jersey 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 New Jersey alone, there are 1,670 employed helperselectricians earning an average yearly salary of $29,400. Electricians in this state earn $64,520/yr and there are 13,900 employed.
Also, within the electrician schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from electrician, there are 3172 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,929 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $8,300, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
New Jersey Interesting Facts