Murfreesboro has a general population of 68,816 and an overall student population of 25,929. Approximately 372 of Murfreesboro's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Murfreesboro, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Tennessee Technology Center at Murfreesboro. Approximately 24 students graduated in 2010 from Tennessee Technology Center at Murfreesboro with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 43 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate in Murfreesboro.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Murfreesboro, your job prospects are average. There were 65,370 administrative assistants working in Tennessee and 19,640 working in the greater Murfreesboro area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 9% in Murfreesboro. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Murfreesboro is $27,810 per year, which is higher than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.