Chester has a general population of 17,890 and an overall student population of 9,692. Approximately 9,692 of Chester's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Chester, by student population, is John Tyler Community College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Administrative Assisting program at John Tyler Community College.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,831 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Chester.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Chester, your job prospects are good. There were 117,750 administrative assistants working in Virginia and 18,840 working in the greater Chester area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 16% in Chester. 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 Chester is $28,170 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.