Wayne has a general population of 19,051 and an overall student population of 248. Approximately 248 of Wayne's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Dorsey Business Schools-Wayne is the largest medical assistant school in Wayne, based on student population. In 2010, Dorsey Business Schools-Wayne graduated approximately 32 students with credentials in medical assisting.
A reported 32 students graduated with credentials in medical assisting in Wayne in 2010. In 2009 tuition at medical assistant schools in Wayne was $14,665 per year, on average.
After graduating with your credentials in medical assisting, if you decide to work as a medical assistant in Wayne, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 19,470 medical assistants in Michigan, 3,630 were working in the greater Wayne area. By the year 2018, the number of medical assistants is expected to increase by 25% in Wayne. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical assistant in Wayne is $28,160 per year, which is higher than the average for medical assistants state-wide.