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Carpentry Schools In Mississippi

There are 7 accredited carpentry schools in Mississippi for faculty who teach carpentry classes to choose from. The trends in Mississippi's carpentry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in carpentry includes carpentry training at the following levels:


  1. Coahoma Community College

    3240 Friars Point Rd, Clarksdale, Mississippi 38614

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  2. East Central Community College

    275 West Broad Street, Decatur, Mississippi 39327-0129

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  3. Hinds Community College

    505 East Main Street, Raymond, Mississippi 39154

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  4. Itawamba Community College

    602 W Hill St, Fulton, Mississippi 38843-1099

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  5. Meridian Community College

    910 Hwy 19 N, Meridian, Mississippi 39307-5801

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  6. Pearl River Community College

    101 Hwy 11 N, Poplarville, Mississippi 39470

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  7. Southwest Mississippi Community College

    1156 College Dr, Summit, Mississippi 39666-0000

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Professional Trends

Mississippi Vs. National Carpentry Employment

Mississippi 4,960
National 656,880

Of all of the carpentry professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Mississippi.

Employment Growth for Carpentry professionals In Mississippi

7,390 6,260 6,240 4,810 4,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Carpentry is a shrinking field in Mississippi. In 2010 there were 2,430 less carpentry professionals working in Mississippi than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of carpentry professionals has shrunk by 33%. This is slower than the trend for carpentry professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of carpentry professionals has shrunk by 36% between 2006 and 2010.

Carpentry VS. All Professions salaries in Mississippi

$44,370 $45,620 $44,980 $44,665 $46,615
$37,233 $40,105 $41,284 $42,076 $42,366
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Carpentry
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Mississippi, as the number of carpentry professionals is declining, the salaries earned by carpentry professionals are increasing. In 2006 carpentry professionals made a mean salary of $44,370 per year, and in 2010 they made $46,615 per year.

Salary percentiles for Carpentry professionals in Mississippi

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This represents a growth in salaries of 5%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of carpentry, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid carpentry professionals earning 189% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Mississippi state.

Average Salaries for Carpentry professionals and related professions in Mississippi


Carpentry professionals in Mississippi earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


The number of students graduating from the 7 accredited carpentry schools in Mississippi is increasing. In Mississippi, there were 37 graduates in 2006. And there were 54 graduates from carpentry courses in 2010.

This represents a 46% increase in the number of carpentry degree or certificate school graduates in Mississippi state. A majority of these graduates, or 70%, graduated with an undergraduate certificate in carpentry.

Carpentry Faculty Salaries in Mississippi

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We are now in the process of collecting data for the number of carpentry faculty in Mississippi, growth in the field of carpentry academia and carpentry faculty salaries in Mississippi. 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 Mississippi. Once you submit your information, you will get a chance to see the data we have collected thus far.

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