With an overall population of 50,052 and a student population of 5,967, approximately 4,346 of Renton students attend one of Renton's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Renton Technical College is the largest administrative assistant school in Renton, based on student population. In 2010, Renton Technical College graduated approximately 18 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 30 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate from one of Renton's administrative assistant schools. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in Renton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $4,185.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,080 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Renton after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Renton, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 administrative assistants in Washington State were working in the greater Renton area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 9% in Renton. 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 Renton is $31,050 per year, which is higher than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.