With an overall population of 11,304 and a student population of 2,077, approximately 2,077 of Alpena students attend one of Alpena's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Alpena's largest administrative assistant school is Alpena Community College. In 2010, Alpena Community College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree from one of Alpena's administrative assistant schools. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Alpena was $3,040 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 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 Alpena, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 109,560 administrative assistants in Michigan, 2,720 were working in the greater Alpena area. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Alpena will increase by 7% 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 Alpena is $23,280 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.