Carpentry Schools
In Lexington, Kentucky

The city of Lexington has only one school where carpentry faculty can find employment. The trends in Lexington's carpentry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes carpentry training at the following levels:

  • Carpentry Certificate
  • Associates degree in Carpentry


Professional Trends

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Carpentry Employment

Lexington 970
Kentucky 8,720

Exactly 970 of Kentucky's 8,720 carpentry professionals work in Lexington. The number of carpentry professionals in Lexington has shrunk by 11% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for carpentry professionals in Lexington has decreased, overall employment in Lexington has increased.

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Carpentry employment growth

9,330 9,480 9,260 8,870 8,720
1,090 1,010 1,030 930 970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Lexington

Carpentry VS. All professions salaries in Lexington

$51,710 $53,635 $56,065 $37,410 $37,200
$36,110 $37,350 $38,510 $39,410 $39,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Carpentry in Lexington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lexington

As the number of carpentry professionals in Lexington has shrunk, salaries for carpentry professionals have also decreased. Lexington carpentry professionals made $37,200 per year, on average, in 2010. Carpentry professionals in Lexington made a yearly average salary of $51,710, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of carpentry professionals in Lexington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Carpentry professionals in Lexington

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Lexington carpentry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $36,270. The difference in pay between the carpentry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 104%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $25,560 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $52,240 per year.

Average Salaries for Carpentry professionals and related professions in Lexington


Lexington carpentry professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Carpentry schools in Lexington


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

Carpentry Programs Offered In Lexington


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in carpentry offered by Lexington's carpentry schools.

Student Completed Carpentry Degrees In Lexington


In 2010 approximately 207 students completed carpentry courses.

Carpentry Faculty Salaries in Lexington, Kentucky

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