Pocatello has a general population of 51,466 and an overall student population of 13,585. Approximately 13,493 of Pocatello's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Pocatello, by student population, is Idaho State University. In 2010, Idaho State University graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree in Pocatello. Tuition in 2009 at Pocatello's administrative assistant schools was $15,092 per year for instate students and $24,894 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,050 per year, on average, for room and board at Pocatello-based administrative assistant schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,042.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Pocatello, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 18,690 administrative assistants in Idaho, 900 were working in the greater Pocatello area. The number of administrative assistants in Pocatello is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. 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 Pocatello is $23,640 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.
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