Metairie has a general population of 146,136 and an overall student population of 2,032. Approximately 1,677 of Metairie's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Metairie's largest administrative assistant school is Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus. In 2010, Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Metairie in 2010. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in Metairie, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,004.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Metairie.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Metairie, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 38,940 administrative assistants in Louisiana, 3,070 were working in the greater Metairie area. The number of administrative assistants in Metairie is expected to decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Metairie is $23,100 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.