With an overall population of 45,054 and a student population of 6,029, approximately 4,646 of Kirkland students attend one of Kirkland's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Kirkland, by student population, is Lake Washington Technical College. In 2010, Lake Washington Technical College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Kirkland in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,922 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,242 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Kirkland.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Kirkland, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 59,940 administrative assistants in Washington State, 22,150 were working in the greater Kirkland area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 9% in Kirkland. 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 Kirkland is $31,050 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.