Palos Hills has a total population of 17,665 and a student population of 17,955. Of these students, 17,774 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Moraine Valley Community College is the largest administrative assistant school in Palos Hills, based on student population. Approximately 18 students graduated in 2010 from Moraine Valley Community College with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 36 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate in Palos Hills. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Palos Hills was $2,766 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,080 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Palos Hills, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 administrative assistants in Illinois were working in the greater Palos Hills area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 9% in Palos Hills. 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 Palos Hills is $28,800 per year, which is higher than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.