With an overall population of 42,514 and a student population of 10,542, approximately 5,651 of Olympia students attend one of Olympia's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Olympia, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is South Puget Sound Community College. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from South Puget Sound Community College with credentials in administrative assisting.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting from administrative assistant schools in Olympia in 2010. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in Olympia, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,026.
You should also anticipate spending about $904 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Olympia, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 59,940 administrative assistants in Washington State, 2,690 were working in the greater Olympia area. Olympia's administrative assistant workforce is projected 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 Olympia is $29,990 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.