Eugene has a general population of 137,893 and an overall student population of 35,690. Approximately 12,691 of Eugene's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Eugene's largest administrative assistant school is Lane Community College. In 2010, Lane Community College graduated approximately 12 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate in Eugene. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Eugene was $3,346 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,110 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Eugene, your job prospects are average. There were 37,450 administrative assistants working in Oregon and 2,800 working in the greater Eugene area in 2010. The number of administrative assistants in Eugene is expected to 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 Eugene is $28,410 per year, which is higher than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.