Paducah, KY has two facilities management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Murray State University, the highest ranked school in this group with a facilities management program, has a total student population of 10,071. It is the 1983rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 22nd highest in the state of Kentucky (#1 is Centre College). To learn more about facilities management programs in Paducah, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of facilities management professors at Murray State University such as Susita Asree, Suzie Asree, Teresa Betts, and Mike Lanier.
Facilities Management students from Paducah schools who go on to become janitors, custodians, facility managers, head custodians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,090,400 people working as janitors and cleaners alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,120. Also, Emergency management specialists make on average $56,900 per year and there are about 13,060 of them employed in the US today.
Paducah lies in McCracken county, which is one of the 55 counties in Kentucky. Overall, the West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area has 145,920 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.8% unemployment rate, $16.51/hr average worker wage, and a $34,340 average annual salary.
Of the 2 facilities management schools with a 100-mile radius of Paducah, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Murray State University comes out as the most expensive ($9,764/yr) for facilities management students, with Southeastern Illinois College as the lowest, reported at only $6,425/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Paducah|
|Cape Girardeau||MO||-||6||26.7452||153||52.9 miles|