Albany has a general population of 40,852 and an overall student population of 6,512. Approximately 6,512 of Albany's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Albany's largest administrative assistant school is Linn-Benton Community College. In 2010, Linn-Benton Community College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate in Albany. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Albany was $3,108 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,260 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Albany.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Albany, your job prospects are average. There were 37,450 administrative assistants working in Oregon and 750 working in the greater Albany area in 2010. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Albany will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Albany is $28,840 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.