Raymond has a general population of 1,664 and an overall student population of 11,752. Approximately 11,752 of Raymond's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Raymond, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Hinds Community College. Approximately 37 students graduated in 2010 from Hinds Community College with credentials in administrative assisting.
A total of 38 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting from administrative assistant schools in Raymond in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,428 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Raymond administrative assisting schools was an average of $11,634 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,040 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Raymond-based administrative assistant schools, you will have an added expense of $3,540 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,269.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Raymond, your job prospects are average. There were 28,430 administrative assistants working in Mississippi and 6,660 working in the greater Raymond area in 2010. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Raymond will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Raymond is $26,570 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.