Lake Charles is located in Calcasieu county and has a population of 71,757.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in construction schools in Lake Charles during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $4,512.00. The average tuition was $7,200.00 for non-residents studying in Louisiana.
Books and supplies for construction schools in Lake Charles cost an average of $1,340.00. Students living on campus at construction schools in Lake Charles paid an average of $5,770.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $4,249.00. There is one construction college in Lake Charles for students to choose from. 30 students were reported to have graduated from construction programs in Lake Charles in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers||$55,560.00||690|
|Brickmasons and Blockmasons||$38,810.00||80|
|Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers||$35,410.00||160|
|Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators||$32,930.00||60|
|Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators||$34,820.00||480|
|Insulation Workers, Mechanical||$32,890.00||110|
|Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters||$45,280.00||730|
|Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers||$35,570.00||50|
|Construction and Building Inspectors||$58,010.00||Not available|
|Hazardous Materials Removal Workers||$40,010.00||60|