With an overall population of 29,871 and a student population of 18,858, approximately 258 of Poughkeepsie students attend one of Poughkeepsie's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Poughkeepsie's largest administrative assistant school is Ridley-Lowell School of Business. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Administrative Assisting program at Ridley-Lowell School of Business.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Poughkeepsie, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 180,560 administrative assistants in New York, 5,540 were working in the greater Poughkeepsie area. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Poughkeepsie will decrease by 0% 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 Poughkeepsie is $32,240 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.