Carpentry Schools In Kentucky

Carpentry classes faculty can choose to work at one of 12 accredited carpentry schools in Kentucky. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of carpentry and carpentry training in Kentucky, which includes carpentry training at the following levels:

  • Carpentry Certificate
  • Associates degree in Carpentry


Schools

  1. Ashland Community and Technical College

    1400 College Drive, Ashland, Kentucky 41101-3683

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  2. Bluegrass Community and Technical College

    470 Cooper Drive, Lexington, Kentucky 40506

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  3. Elizabethtown Community and Technical College

    600 College Street Rd, Elizabethtown, Kentucky 42701-3081

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  4. Hazard Community and Technical College

    One Community College Drive, Hazard, Kentucky 41701-2402

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  5. Jefferson Community and Technical College

    109 E Broadway, Louisville, Kentucky 40202-2005

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  6. Maysville Community and Technical College

    1755 U.S. Hwy 68, Maysville, Kentucky 41056

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  7. Gateway Community and Technical College

    500 Technology Way, Florence, Kentucky 41042

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  8. West Kentucky Community and Technical College

    4810 Alben Barkley Drive, Paducah, Kentucky 42002-7380

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  9. Big Sandy Community and Technical College

    One Bert Combs Dr, Prestonsburg, Kentucky 41653

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  10. Somerset Community College

    808 Monticello Street, Somerset, Kentucky 42501-2973

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  11. Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College

    700 College Rd, Cumberland, Kentucky 40823

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  12. Owensboro Community and Technical College

    4800 New Hartford Rd, Owensboro, Kentucky 42303

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Kentucky Vs. National Carpentry Employment

Kentucky 8,720
National 656,880

Approximately 1% of the country's carpentry professionals work in Kentucky state.

Employment Growth for Carpentry professionals In Kentucky

9,330 9,480 9,260 8,870 8,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Carpentry is a shrinking field in Kentucky. 610 less carpentry professionals were working in Kentucky in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 7% decline in the field. This decline is slower than the change in the number of carpentry professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of carpentry professionals has shrunk by 36% from 2006 to 2010.

Carpentry VS. All Professions salaries in Kentucky

$38,213 $41,177 $42,387 $42,167 $43,223
$39,791 $41,432 $43,385 $44,191 $44,977
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Carpentry
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Kentucky, as the number of carpentry professionals is declining, the salaries earned by carpentry professionals are increasing. The mean salary for carpentry professionals in 2006 was $38,213 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $43,223 per year.

Salary percentiles for Carpentry professionals in Kentucky

10th percentile
$24,657
25th percentile
$30,380
50th percentile
$39,503
75th percentile
$54,280
90th percentile
$66,287

Thus, carpentry professionals' salaries grew by 12% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 169% pay differential between the highest paid carpentry professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of carpentry in Kentucky.

Average Salaries for Carpentry professionals and related professions in Kentucky

Carpentry
$43,223

In Kentucky, carpentry professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Carpentry programs available for each degree type for all schools in Kentucky

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
20
Total22

The number of students graduating from the 12 accredited carpentry schools in Kentucky is increasing. In 2006 there were 728 carpentry graduates from carpentry courses in Kentucky and in 2010 there were 788 graduates.

This represents a 8% increase in the number of carpentry degree or certificate school graduates in Kentucky state. Most of these graduates, or 91%, earned an undergraduate certificate in carpentry.

Carpentry Faculty Salaries in Kentucky

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Currently we are in the process of collecting data for the number of carpentry faculty in Kentucky, growth in the field of carpentry academia and faculty salaries in Kentucky. If you are involved in teaching carpentry courses to students at the certificate in carpentry, and associates degree in carpentry levels, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of carpentry in Kentucky. Once you submit your information, you will get a chance to see an overview of what we have learned thus far from you and your peers.

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