With an overall population of 10,866 and a student population of 2,283, approximately 121 of West Plains students attend one of West Plains's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in West Plains, by student population, is South Central Career Center. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from South Central Career Center with credentials in administrative assisting.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting from administrative assistant schools in West Plains in 2010.
If you plan on staying in West Plains after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in West Plains, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 administrative assistants in Missouri were working in the greater West Plains area. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in West Plains will increase 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 West Plains is $22,070 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.