Pflugerville, TX (population: 43,849) has ten locksmith schools within a 500-mile radius of its city center. Tulane University of Louisiana, the highest ranked school in this group with a locksmith program, has a total student population of 11,464. It is the 60th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Louisiana.
Locksmith students from Pflugerville schools who go on to become locksmiths, certified master locksmiths, road service locksmiths, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 16,910 people working as locksmiths and safe repairers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $37,550.
Pflugerville lies in Travis county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Austin-Round Rock area has 769,370 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.3% unemployment rate, $21.72/hr average worker wage, and a $45,180 average annual salary.
Of the 10 locksmith schools with a 500-mile radius of Pflugerville, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tulane University of Louisiana comes out as the most expensive ($25,174/yr) for locksmith students, with Baton Rouge Community College as the lowest, reported at only $2,616/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Pflugerville|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||13.4 miles|
|College Station||TX||90,406||1||0.218495||0||78.8 miles|
|San Antonio||TX||1,402,013||34||23.3851||958||86.3 miles|