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Carpentry Schools
In Altoona, Pennsylvania

There is only one carpentry school in Altoona for faculty to choose from. The trends in Altoona's carpentry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes carpentry training at the carpentry certificate level.


Professional Trends

Altoona Vs. Pennsylvania Carpentry Employment

Altoona 520
Pennsylvania 35,320

Exactly 520 of the 35,320 carpentry professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Altoona. There has been a 10% decline in the number of carpentry professionals in Altoona between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for carpentry professionals in Altoona has decreased, overall employment in Altoona has increased.

Altoona Vs. Pennsylvania Carpentry employment growth

46,520 45,870 44,020 38,790 35,320
580 470 600 570 520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Altoona

Carpentry VS. All professions salaries in Altoona

$27,130 $30,490 $29,220 $29,850 $27,070
$31,080 $31,850 $32,980 $33,340 $34,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Carpentry in Altoona
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Altoona

In Altoona, salaries for carpentry professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $27,070 per year was earned by carpentry professionals in Altoona. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for carpentry professionals in Altoona was $27,130 per year. The decline in the salary of carpentry professionals in Altoona is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Carpentry professionals in Altoona

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Carpentry professionals in Altoona make a median yearly salary of $26,840. The difference in pay between the carpentry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 94%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $18,000 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $34,960 per year.

Average Salaries for Carpentry professionals and related professions in Altoona


On average carpentry professional salaries in Altoona are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Carpentry schools in Altoona


There is only one accredited carpentry school in the city. Many of Altoona's carpentry professionals are graduates of this school.

Carpentry Programs Offered In Altoona


Altoona's carpentry school offers one carpentry degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Carpentry Degrees In Altoona


Approximately 3 students completed carpentry courses in 2010.

Carpentry Faculty Salaries in Altoona, Pennsylvania

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