Construction Schools in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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.

Construction Schools in Philadelphia

CHI Institute

177 Franklin Mills Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA, 19154

Programs Offered

  • Certification in Electrician

Costs

  • Tuition (in-state): Not Available
  • Tuition (out-of-state): Not Available
  • Room & Board (on compus): Not Available
  • Room & Board (off campus): Not Available

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 841
  • Average aid received per student: $4,056.00

Thompson Institute

3010 Market St
Philadelphia, PA, 19104

Programs Offered

  • Certification in Electrician

Costs

  • Tuition (in-state): Not Available
  • Tuition (out-of-state): Not Available
  • Room & Board (on compus): Not Available
  • Room & Board (off campus): Not Available

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 1,365
  • Average aid received per student: $5,001.00

Orleans Technical Institute

2770 Red Lion Road
Philadelphia, PA, 19114

Programs Offered

  • Certification in Building / Property Maintenance and Management
  • Certification in Carpentry / Carpenter
  • Certification in Electrician
  • Certification in Plumbing Technology / Plumber

Costs

  • Tuition (in-state): Not Available
  • Tuition (out-of-state): Not Available
  • Room & Board (on compus): Not Available
  • Room & Board (off campus): Not Available

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 692
  • Average aid received per student: $1,558.00

Construction Salary in Philadelphia

ProfessionAverage SalaryNumber Employed in City
Construction Managers$104,620.001,560
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers$73,480.004,420
Brickmasons and Blockmasons$61,760.001,360
Stonemasons$62,130.00100
Carpenters$52,330.0011,380
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers$46,740.001,090
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators$50,970.00600
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators$53,670.003,370
Electricians$71,270.007,380
Glaziers$35,870.00490
Insulation Workers, Mechanical$75,610.00250
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters$63,590.004,420
Plasterers and Stucco Masons$53,400.00260
Roofers$44,470.001,160
Construction and Building Inspectors$51,570.001,520
Elevator Installers and Repairers$64,350.00570
Fence Erectors$33,400.00580
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers$46,320.00520

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