Iselin has a general population of 16,698 and an overall student population of 1,287. Approximately 1,287 of Iselin's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Sanford-Brown Institute is the largest medical assistant school in Iselin, based on student population. In 2010, Sanford-Brown Institute graduated approximately 420 students with credentials in medical assisting.
In 2010, 420 students graduated with a medical assisting certificate in Iselin.
After graduating with your credentials in medical assisting, if you decide to work as a medical assistant in Iselin, your job prospects are good. There were 18,050 medical assistants working in New Jersey and 3,630 working in the greater Iselin area in 2010. The number of medical assistants in Iselin is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical assistant in Iselin is $35,380 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical assistants.