Escanaba, MI has one jewelry repair school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Northeast Wisconsin Technical College has a total student population of 9,273. It is the 4173rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 73rd highest in the state of Wisconsin (#1 is University of Wisconsin-Madison).
Jewelry Repair students from Escanaba schools who go on to become jewelry repairers, jewelers, jewelry designers, jewelry makers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 23,410 people working as jewelers and precious stone and metal workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,620.
Escanaba lies in Delta county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area has 116,400 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $17.04/hr average worker wage, and a $35,430 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College ends up costing a student $6,170/yr.