With an overall population of 40,314 and a student population of 8,245, approximately 8,205 of Auburn students attend one of Auburn's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Auburn, by student population, is Green River Community College. Approximately 154 students graduated in 2010 from Green River Community College with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 189 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate in Auburn. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in Auburn, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,021.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,068 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Auburn.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Auburn, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 59,940 administrative assistants in Washington State. Of these administrative assistants, 4,770 were working in the greater Auburn area. The number of administrative assistants in Auburn is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Auburn is $29,860 per year, which is higher than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.