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Carpentry Schools
In Atlanta, Georgia

The city of Atlanta has only one school where carpentry faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the carpentry academic community in Atlanta, and the future trends. Academia in carpentry includes carpentry training at the carpentry certificate level.


Professional Trends

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Carpentry Employment

Atlanta 7,590
Georgia 13,530

Exactly 7,590 of Georgia's 13,530 carpentry professionals work in Atlanta. Between 2006 and 2010, in Atlanta, there has been a 38% decline in the number of carpentry professionals. As the employment for carpentry professionals in Atlanta has decreased, overall employment in Atlanta has increased.

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Carpentry employment growth

20,560 18,860 18,730 14,960 13,530
12,150 10,810 10,470 8,550 7,590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Atlanta

Carpentry VS. All professions salaries in Atlanta

$49,090 $51,725 $52,910 $61,070 $59,715
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Carpentry in Atlanta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Atlanta

In Atlanta, salaries for carpentry professionals have increased. Atlanta carpentry professionals made $59,715 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for carpentry professionals in Atlanta was $49,090 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Atlanta.

Salary percentiles for Carpentry professionals in Atlanta

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Carpentry professionals in Atlanta earn a median salary of $54,190 per year. The 10% of carpentry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,880 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 175% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Carpentry professionals and related professions in Atlanta


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

Educational Trends

Carpentry schools in Atlanta


Many of Atlanta's carpentry professionals are graduates of the only accredited carpentry school in the city.

Carpentry Programs Offered In Atlanta


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in carpentry offered by Atlanta's carpentry schools.

Student Completed Carpentry Degrees In Atlanta


Approximately 25 students graduated from carpentry courses in 2010.

Carpentry Faculty Salaries in Atlanta, Georgia

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