Mays Landing, NJ has eighteen transportation schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. New York University, the highest ranked school in this group with a transportation program, has a total student population of 43,404. It is the 13th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
Transportation students from Mays Landing schools who go on to become transportation directors, bus drivers, taxi cab drivers, train engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 92,380 people working as transportation, storage, and distribution managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $85,470. Also, Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks make on average $32,400 per year and there are about 142,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Atlantic City-Hammonton area alone, there are 130 employed reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks earning an average salary of $28,390. Transportation, storage, and distribution managers in this area earn $103,360/yr and there are 70 employed.
Mays Landing lies in Atlantic county, which is one of the 11 counties in New Jersey. Overall, the Atlantic City-Hammonton area has 139,180 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.4% unemployment rate, $19.53/hr average worker wage, and a $40,620 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.481 out of every 1000 jobs in Mays Landing are held by transportation, storage, and distribution managers, and 0.907/1000 are held by reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks.
Of the 18 transportation schools with a 100-mile radius of Mays Landing, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New York University comes out as the most expensive ($34,011/yr) for transportation students, with Mercer County Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,403/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Mays Landing|
|West Atlantic City||NJ||-||1||28.4243||9||13.7 miles|
|Cherry Hill||NJ||67,762||4||25.0729||31||34.2 miles|
|Mount Laurel||NJ||-||1||24.9456||10||34.4 miles|
|Toms River||NJ||131,619||3||29.102||89||44.9 miles|
|New Castle||DE||-||1||19.251||66||47.0 miles|
|Willow Grove||PA||-||3||11.6322||2||52.1 miles|
|Saint Davids||PA||-||1||63.725||73||53.4 miles|
|West Windsor||NJ||-||1||10.9855||60||58.8 miles|
|North Wales||PA||-||1||28.6361||21||60.1 miles|
|North East||MD||-||1||7.7142||47||65.6 miles|
|Lincoln University||PA||-||1||24.1268||75||68.5 miles|
|East Brunswick||NJ||48,086||0||-||0||69.6 miles|
|New Brunswick||NJ||52,736||2||41.2629||152||73.3 miles|