Pennsylvania Carpentry Schools and Training Programs

Career Information for Carpenters in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Carpenters in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lancaster, Altoona and Lebanon
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Harrisburg, Philadelphia and Erie
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Lancaster

Salaries for Carpenters in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Philadelphia, State College and Allentown

Schools for Carpenters in Pennsylvania are listed below.

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More Pennsylvania Carpentry Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Community College of Allegheny County Pittsburgh Associate 18,525
Community College of Beaver County Monaca Associate 3,194
Community College of Philadelphia Philadelphia Associate 17,334
Delaware County Community College Media Associate 10,816
Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Harrisburg Associate 9,774
Johnson College Scranton Associate 376
Lehigh Carbon Community College Schnecksville Associate 7,184
Orleans Technical Institute Philadelphia Associate 567
Pennsylvania College of Technology Williamsport Bachelor 6,682
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Campus Uniontown Bachelor 1,119
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton Dunmore Bachelor 1,347
Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Lancaster Associate 769
Triangle Tech-Bethlehem Bethlehem Associate 114
Triangle Tech-Dubois Falls Creek Associate 272
Triangle Tech-Erie Erie Associate 176
Triangle Tech-Greensburg Greensburg Associate 284
Triangle Tech-Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Associate 287

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Carpenters

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


Altoona 390 $36530 1.44
Gettysburg 160 $49370 1.05
Bloomsburg 170 $36970 0.86
Berwick 170 $36970 0.86
Harrisburg 1240 $44810 0.85
Carlisle 1240 $44810 0.85
Johnstown 310 $37150 1.22
Chambersburg 310 $34450 1.17
Waynesboro 310 $34450 1.17
East Stroudsburg 170 $36150 0.65
Erie 510 $37250 0.87
Pittsburgh 8040 $47010 1.53
Reading 820 $42300 1.04
Lancaster 2910 $36440 2.71
Lebanon 240 $35640 1.09
Scranton 940 $38260 0.79
Wilkes 940 $38260 0.79
Barre 940 $38260 0.79
Hazleton 940 $38260 0.79
State College 500 $37090 1.6
Williamsport 360 $34800 1.46
York 1020 $41060 1.25
Hanover 1020 $41060 1.25
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