Astoria has a general population of 9,813 and an overall student population of 2,836. Approximately 2,836 of Astoria's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Astoria's largest administrative assistant school is Clatsop Community College. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Clatsop Community College with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate in Astoria. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in Astoria, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,808.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,224 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Astoria.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Astoria, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 37,450 administrative assistants in Oregon, 1,350 were working in the greater Astoria area. The number of administrative assistants in Astoria is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Astoria is $27,110 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.