Mississippi Carpentry Schools and Training Programs

Career Information for Carpenters in Mississippi

Carpenters picture    Carpenters image

Fast Facts for Carpenters in Mississippi

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Pascagoula and Hattiesburg
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Jackson and Gulfport
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Jackson and Gulfport

Salaries for Carpenters in Mississippi

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Gulfport and Pascagoula

Schools for Carpenters in Mississippi are listed below.

Find a school near you

More Mississippi Carpentry Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Coahoma Community College Clarksdale Associate 2,216
East Central Community College Decatur Associate 2,281
Hinds Community College Raymond Associate 9,941
Holmes Community College Goodman Associate 5,107
Meridian Community College Meridian Associate 3,543
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Perkinston Associate 8,860
Northeast Mississippi Community College Booneville Associate 3,339
Pearl River Community College Poplarville Associate 4,593
Southwest Mississippi Community College Summit Associate 1,843

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Carpenters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Mississippi. 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


Gulfport 670 $40590 0.99
Biloxi 670 $40590 0.99
Pascagoula 670 $40590 0.99
Hattiesburg 260 $31820 0.97
Jackson 550 $34100 0.46
Employment For:

Find a school near you

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.