Iowa Carpentry Schools and Training Programs

Career Information for Carpenters in Iowa

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Fast Facts for Carpenters in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Cedar Rapids, Sioux City and Dubuque
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Davenport, Waterloo and Ames
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Cedar Rapids and Davenport

Salaries for Carpenters in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Davenport, Des Moines and Iowa City

Schools for Carpenters in Iowa are listed below.

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More Iowa Carpentry Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Des Moines Area Community College Ankeny Associate 18,320
Iowa Central Community College Fort Dodge Associate 5,731
Iowa Lakes Community College Estherville Associate 3,013
Kirkwood Community College Cedar Rapids Associate 15,091
North Iowa Area Community College Mason City Associate 3,272
Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar Calmar Associate 4,810
Northwest Iowa Community College Sheldon Associate 1,288
Southwestern Community College Creston Creston Associate 1,463
Western Iowa Tech Community College Sioux City Associate 5,191

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Carpenters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Carpenters relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Ames 270 $36570 1.37
Iowa City 540 $40300 1.29
Cedar Rapids 680 $40270 1.03
Des Moines 1910 $40870 1.19
West Des Moines 1910 $40870 1.19
Dubuque 260 $44800 0.97
Waterloo 320 $35630 0.78
Cedar Falls 320 $35630 0.78
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