Pasadena has a total population of 133,936 and a student population of 36,548. Of these students, 26,453 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Pasadena, by student population, is Pasadena City College. In 2010, Pasadena City College graduated approximately 24 students from its administrative assisting program.
A total of 24 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting from administrative assistant schools in Pasadena in 2010. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Pasadena was $704 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Pasadena.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Pasadena, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 372,500 administrative assistants in California, 95,610 were working in the greater Pasadena area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 9% in Pasadena. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Pasadena is $28,320 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.