Gary has a general population of 102,746 and an overall student population of 13,677. Approximately 8,117 of Gary's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Gary's largest administrative assistant school is Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Administrative Assisting program at Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree in Gary. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,090 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,060 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 Gary, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 administrative assistants in Indiana were working in the greater Gary area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 11% in Gary. 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 Gary is $23,050 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.