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Carpentry Schools In Virginia

Carpentry classes faculty can choose to work at the only accredited carpentry school in Virginia. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in carpentry in the state of Virginia, which encompasses carpentry training at the carpentry certificate level.


  1. Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center

    64 James Anderson Road, Fishersville, Virginia 22939-1500

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Professional Trends

Virginia Vs. National Carpentry Employment

Virginia 19,150
National 656,880

Of all of the carpentry professionals in the country, nearly 3% are in the state of Virginia.

Employment Growth for Carpentry professionals In Virginia

31,690 29,820 27,910 21,740 19,150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Virginia, the field of carpentry is shrinking. In 2010 there were 12,540 less carpentry professionals working in Virginia than there were in 2006. This represents a 40% decline in the field. This decline is faster than the change in the number of carpentry professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of carpentry professionals has shrunk by 36% from 2006 to 2010.

Carpentry VS. All Professions salaries in Virginia

$47,083 $51,650 $50,340 $46,433 $57,940
$46,318 $48,287 $49,095 $50,643 $51,501
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Carpentry
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to carpentry professionals are growing in Virginia. The mean salary for carpentry professionals in 2006 was $47,083 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $57,940 per year.

Salary percentiles for Carpentry professionals in Virginia

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Thus, carpentry professionals' salaries grew by 19% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Virginia, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of carpentry. The pay differential between the highest paid carpentry professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 206%

Average Salaries for Carpentry professionals and related professions in Virginia


In Virginia, carpentry professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


As the number of carpentry professionals is decreasing in Virginia state, the number of students graduating from the only accredited carpentry school in Virginia state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 26 carpentry graduates from carpentry courses in Virginia and in 2010 there were 8 graduates.

This represents a 69% decrease in the number of carpentry degree or certificate school graduates in Virginia state. 100% of these graduates received an undergraduate certificate in carpentry.

Carpentry Faculty Salaries in Virginia

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