Lexington has a general population of 4,453 and an overall student population of 983. Approximately 43 of Lexington's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Lexington, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Lex La-Ray Technical Center. In 2010, Lex La-Ray Technical Center graduated approximately 0 students from its administrative assisting program.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Lexington, your job prospects are not very good. There were 79,120 administrative assistants working in Missouri and 19,760 working in the greater Lexington area in 2010. Lexington's administrative assistant workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Lexington is $28,050 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.