Wildwood, MO has thirty-six entertainment business schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Westminster College, the highest ranked school in this group with an entertainment business program, has a total student population of 1,087. It is the 369th highest ranked school in the USA and the 4th highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University).
Entertainment Business students from Wildwood schools who go on to become entertainment business workers, entertainers, entertainment business consultants, entertainment business specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 45,080 people working as entertainment attendants and related workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $21,020. Also, Set and exhibit designers make on average $50,600 per year and there are about 7,940 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the St. Louis-IL area alone, there are 30 employed set and exhibit designers earning an average salary of $43,230. Entertainment attendants and related workers in this area earn $20,530/yr and there are 1,060 employed.
Wildwood lies in St. Louis county, which is one of the 39 counties in Missouri. Overall, the St. Louis-IL area has 1,301,320 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $20.63/hr average worker wage, and a $42,900 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.816 out of every 1000 jobs in Wildwood are held by entertainment attendants and related workers, and 0.024/1000 are held by set and exhibit designers.
Of the 36 entertainment business schools with a 100-mile radius of Wildwood, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Washington University in St Louis comes out as the most expensive ($28,951/yr) for entertainment business students, with Southwestern Illinois College as the lowest, reported at only $4,238/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Wildwood|
|Saint Peters||MO||56,697||1||24.7073||15||13.9 miles|
|Maryland Heights||MO||-||1||21.4481||9||15.5 miles|
|Saint Charles||MO||65,986||1||57.1604||124||16.3 miles|
|Saint Louis||MO||349,763||28||21.7118||925||23.2 miles|
|Jefferson City||MO||41,319||4||29.412||201||82.6 miles|