With an overall population of 5,041 and a student population of 2,198, approximately 2,198 of Saranac Lake students attend one of Saranac Lake's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
North Country Community College is the largest administrative assistant school in Saranac Lake, based on student population. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from North Country Community College with credentials in administrative assisting.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Saranac Lake in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Saranac Lake's administrative assistant schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,860 per year in instate tuition and $21,300 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,700 per year, on average, for room and board at Saranac Lake-based administrative assistant schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Saranac Lake, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 191,760 administrative assistants in New York. Of these administrative assistants, 3,750 were working in the greater Saranac Lake area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 1% in Saranac Lake. 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 Saranac Lake is $23,690 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.