With an overall population of 78,296 and a student population of 7,938, approximately 180 of Southfield students attend one of Southfield's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Detroit Business Institute-Southfield is the largest administrative assistant school in Southfield, based on student population. In 2010, Detroit Business Institute-Southfield graduated approximately 12 students from its administrative assisting program.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate in Southfield.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Southfield, your job prospects are not very good. There were 109,560 administrative assistants working in Michigan and 27,730 working in the greater Southfield area in 2010. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Southfield will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Southfield, you can expect to make an average salary of $27,480 per year. This is higher than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.