Philadelphia has a population of 1,517,550 and is located in Philadelphia county.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in construction schools in Philadelphia during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $19,280.00. The average tuition was $19,918.00 for non-residents studying in Pennsylvania.
The average cost of books and supplies for construction schools in Philadelphia is $1,257.00. Students living on campus at construction schools in Philadelphia paid an average of $10,056.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $3,708.00. There are three construction colleges in Philadelphia from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. Construction programs in Philadelphia reportedly graduated 634 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers||$73,480.00||4,420|
|Brickmasons and Blockmasons||$61,760.00||1,360|
|Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers||$46,740.00||1,090|
|Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators||$50,970.00||600|
|Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators||$53,670.00||3,370|
|Insulation Workers, Mechanical||$75,610.00||250|
|Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters||$63,590.00||4,420|
|Plasterers and Stucco Masons||$53,400.00||260|
|Construction and Building Inspectors||$51,570.00||1,520|
|Elevator Installers and Repairers||$64,350.00||570|
|Hazardous Materials Removal Workers||$46,320.00||520|