With an overall population of 40,787 and a student population of 5,519, approximately 5,453 of Hutchinson students attend one of Hutchinson's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Hutchinson's largest administrative assistant school is Hutchinson Community College. In 2010, Hutchinson Community College graduated approximately 7 students from its administrative assisting program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree in Hutchinson. Tuition in 2009 at Hutchinson's administrative assistant schools was $12,048 per year for instate students and $13,136 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Hutchinson. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,816 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,032.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Hutchinson, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 19,730 administrative assistants in Kansas. Of these administrative assistants, 7,690 were working in the greater Hutchinson area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 3% in Hutchinson. 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 Hutchinson is $24,170 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.