Renton, WA (population: 66,884) has one project management school within its city limits. Renton Technical College has a total student population of 4,346. It is the 3607th highest ranked school in the USA and the 62nd highest in the state of Washington (#1 is University of Washington-Seattle Campus).
Project Management students from Renton schools who go on to become construction managers, project managers, construction professionals, construction area managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 204,760 people working as construction managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $93,290. Also, Construction laborers make on average $33,190 per year and there are about 856,440 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Seattle-Bellevue-Everett Metropolitan area alone, there are 6,690 employed construction laborers earning an average salary of $40,430. Construction managers in this area earn $114,680/yr and there are 2,450 employed.
Renton lies in King county, which is one of the 24 counties in Washington. Overall, the Seattle-Bellevue-Everett Metropolitan area has 1,404,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $25.60/hr average worker wage, and a $53,240 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.742 out of every 1000 jobs in Renton are held by construction managers, and 4.762/1000 are held by construction laborers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Renton Technical College ends up costing a student $10,931/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Renton|
|Federal Way||WA||84,659||2||22.1387||18||13.5 miles|
|South Hill||WA||63,243||0||-||0||23.7 miles|