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Carpentry Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Carpentry faculty can choose to work at only one carpentry school in Philadelphia. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the carpentry academic community in Philadelphia, and the future trends. Academia in carpentry includes carpentry training at the carpentry certificate level.


Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Carpentry Employment

Philadelphia 10,680
Pennsylvania 35,320

Exactly 10,680 of the 35,320 carpentry professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Philadelphia. Between 2006 and 2010, in Philadelphia, there has been a 20% decline in the number of carpentry professionals. As the employment for carpentry professionals in Philadelphia has decreased, overall employment in Philadelphia has increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Carpentry employment growth

46,520 45,870 44,020 38,790 35,320
13,390 12,770 12,700 11,760 10,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Carpentry VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$58,230 $66,205 $68,985 $70,170 $68,560
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Carpentry in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

In Philadelphia, salaries for carpentry professionals have increased. Philadelphia carpentry professionals made $68,560 per year, on average, in 2010. Carpentry professionals in Philadelphia made a yearly average salary of $58,230, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Philadelphia.

Salary percentiles for Carpentry professionals in Philadelphia

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Carpentry professionals in Philadelphia earn a median salary of $61,510 per year. The 10% of carpentry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,320 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $107,725 per year.

Average Salaries for Carpentry professionals and related professions in Philadelphia


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

Educational Trends

Carpentry schools in Philadelphia


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

Carpentry Programs Offered In Philadelphia


There is one degree and certificate program in carpentry offered by Philadelphia's carpentry school.

Student Completed Carpentry Degrees In Philadelphia


In 2010 approximately 70 students completed carpentry courses.

Carpentry Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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