Houston is located in Harris county and has a population of 1,953,631.
For Texas residents, the average tuition for all Houston construction schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $12,305.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Houston construction schools was $14,903.00.
The average cost of books and supplies for construction schools in Houston is $1,257.00. Students who live on campus while attending a construction school in Houston, can expect to pay an average of $9,508.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $5,624.00. There are two construction colleges in Houston for students to choose from. Construction programs in Houston reportedly graduated 165 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers||$59,950.00||18,780|
|Brickmasons and Blockmasons||$37,320.00||1,620|
|Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers||$30,430.00||4,900|
|Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators||$28,770.00||860|
|Pile-Driver Operators||$37,760.00||Not available|
|Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators||$36,100.00||12,080|
|Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall||$29,730.00||920|
|Insulation Workers, Mechanical||$37,320.00||1,440|
|Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters||$44,860.00||9,980|
|Plasterers and Stucco Masons||$36,360.00||650|
|Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers||$31,170.00||1,550|
|Construction and Building Inspectors||$55,500.00||1,480|
|Elevator Installers and Repairers||$63,210.00||920|
|Hazardous Materials Removal Workers||$33,360.00||1,870|