With an overall population of 39,673 and a student population of 15,469, approximately 5,713 of Spartanburg students attend one of Spartanburg's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Spartanburg Community College is the largest administrative assistant school in Spartanburg, based on student population. In 2010, Spartanburg Community College graduated approximately 42 students from its administrative assisting program.
In 2010, 42 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree in Spartanburg. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,434 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Spartanburg, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 42,130 administrative assistants in South Carolina, 2,140 were working in the greater Spartanburg area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 9% in Spartanburg. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Spartanburg is $21,600 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.