Johnson, VT has twenty-three plumbing schools within a 500-mile radius of its city center. Boston University, the highest ranked school in this group with a plumbing program, has a total student population of 31,960. It is the 32nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 5th highest in the state of Massachusetts (#1 is Harvard University).
Plumbing students from Johnson schools who go on to become plumbers, journeyman plumbers, plumber gasfitters, residental plumbers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment.
Johnson lies in Lamoille county, which is one of the 8 counties in Vermont. Overall, the Northern Vermont nonmetropolitan area has 72,970 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $18.51/hr average worker wage, and a $38,510 average annual salary.
Of the 23 plumbing schools with a 500-mile radius of Johnson, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Industrial Management Training Institute comes out as the most expensive ($32,595/yr) for plumbing students, with Community College of Beaver County as the lowest, reported at only $4,128/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Johnson|
|Essex Junction||VT||-||1||2.61518||0||23.5 miles|
|New London||NH||-||5||27.7354||166||91.3 miles|