There are schools offering carpentry programs in Virginia!
Schools Offering Carpentry Programs in Virginia
The only accredited Carpentry school in Virginia is Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center, which is located in Fishersville. In 2010, Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center was ranked 63rd nationwide. In 2010, 5 students graduated from Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center's Carpentry programs.
Tuition at Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center for students enrolled in Carpentry courses was $0 per year.
A Carpentry certificate from a Virginia school... what next?
A majority of Virginia Carpentry graduates become a carpenter. The largest populations of Virginia carpenters are working in the following counties:
- Chesapeake County - 3,610 carpenters
- Caroline County - 2,350 carpenters
- Alleghany County - 1,000 carpenters
A carpenter in Virginia earns $39,290 per year on average. However, Virginia carpenters earned anywhere in the range from as less than $18,420 per year to more than $53,470 per year in 2010. The following counties in Virginia have the highest average salaries for carpenters:
- Chesapeake County - $39,280 per year
- Albemarle County - $38,970 per year
- Caroline County - $38,130 per year
On average carpenters earns the least in the following Virginia counties:
- Buchanan County - $27,850 per year
- Danville County - $28,080 per year
- Brunswick County - $31,080 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional carpentry statistics regarding a career in Carpentry. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as locksmithing or automotive.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Certificate in Carpentry in Virginia
Curious what studying Carpentry gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Virginia
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters||2,570||$32,600||2.4%|
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