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Carpentry Schools
In Oakland, California

The city of Oakland has 2 schools where carpentry faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of carpentry and carpentry education in Oakland, which includes carpentry training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Oakland Vs. California Carpentry Employment

Oakland 6,180
California 65,660

Of the 65,660 carpentry professionals employed in California, 6,180 work in Oakland. Between 2006 and 2010, in Oakland, there has been a 53% decline in the number of carpentry professionals. As the employment for carpentry professionals in Oakland has decreased, overall employment in Oakland has increased.

Oakland Vs. California Carpentry employment growth

148,200 130,720 110,840 83,700 65,660
13,180 11,240 10,560 7,170 6,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Oakland

Carpentry VS. All professions salaries in Oakland

$67,835 $72,855 $78,430 $78,640 $74,855
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Carpentry in Oakland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Oakland

Salaries for carpentry professionals in Oakland have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $74,855 per year was earned by carpentry professionals in Oakland. Carpentry professionals in Oakland made a yearly average salary of $67,835, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of carpentry professionals in Oakland is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Carpentry professionals in Oakland

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Carpentry professionals in Oakland earn a median salary of $68,900 per year. The 10% of carpentry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,245 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $110,865 per year.

Average Salaries for Carpentry professionals and related professions in Oakland


Carpentry professional salaries in Oakland are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Carpentry schools in Oakland


There are 2 accredited carpentry schools in the city. Many of Oakland's carpentry professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Carpentry Programs Offered In Oakland


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in carpentry offered by Oakland's carpentry schools.

Student Completed Carpentry Degrees In Oakland


Approximately 27 students completed carpentry courses in 2010.

Carpentry Faculty Salaries in Oakland, California

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