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Construction Trades Schools in Wisconsin

1,009 Construction Trades students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Construction Trades major is the 6th most popular major in this state.

Gender Distribution

In Wisconsin, a construction trades major is more popular with men than with women.

Construction Trades Majors in WI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of construction trades majors in Wisconsin is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.1%
  • Black or African American: 8.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.3%
  • White: 71.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 13.3%
Construction Trades Majors in WI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Construction Trades Grads in Wisconsin

There are 117,160 people in the state and 5,877,640 people in the nation working in construction trades jobs.

Construction Trades Jobs Nationwide vs. WI

Wages for Construction Trades Jobs in Wisconsin

A typical salary for a construction trades grad in the state is $50,760, compared to a typical salary of $47,630 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 18 colleges in Wisconsin that offer construction trades degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

193 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,278 Total Students

A typical student attending MATC will pay a net price of $7,851. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 44% of the teachers are full time.

147 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,470 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. 62% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

117 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,709 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $10,763. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,200 a year. 68% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

97 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,250 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,600 after earning their degree at this institution. 61% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 35%.

96 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,645 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,711. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,900 a year.

87 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,505 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 98%. This public school has an average net price of $9,136. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

58 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,961 Total Students

In their early career, WCTC grads earn an average salary of $31,200. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 25% are considered full time. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,009 Total Students

The 4.50% student loan default rate is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 84% get financial aid.

35 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,395 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 74% of students receive it. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,983. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,004 Total Students

9 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,300 a year. 92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

Construction Trades Careers in WI

Some of the careers construction trades majors go into include:

Job Title WI Job Growth WI Median Salary
Earth Drillers 17% $45,460
Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters 17% $63,460
Tile and Marble Setters 14% $43,820
Floor Layers 12% $65,960
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 11% $67,830
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 11% $46,950
Mechanical Insulation Workers 11% $71,480
Construction Trades and Extraction Worker Supervisors 11% $69,360
Floor Sanders and Finishers 10% $35,380
Carpet Installers 10% $36,720
Structural Iron and Steel Workers 9% $60,440
Carpenters 8% $47,610
Maintenance and Repair Workers 8% $40,700
Glaziers 8% $53,540
Housekeeping and Janitor Supervisors 8% $39,020
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 8% $49,350
Construction and Maintenance Painters 7% $41,260
Brickmasons and Blockmasons 6% $56,740
Construction and Building Inspectors 6% $59,560
Mechanic, and Repairer Supervisors 6% $68,540
Civil Engineering Technicians 5% $53,590
Roofers 4% $41,590
Electricians 4% $61,620
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers 3% $41,090
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 2% $42,290
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 1% $83,380
Oil and Gas Derrick Operators 0% $0
Insulation Workers 0% $43,900
Signal and Track Switch Repairers 0% $66,330

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to construction trades.

Major Annual Graduates in WI
Precision Production 2,240
Mechanic & Repair Technologies 2,106
Personal & Culinary Services 1,787
Transportation & Materials Moving 477

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