Dearborn, MI (population: 82,453) has one administrative assistant school within its city limits. Henry Ford Community College has a total student population of 17,542. It is the 5568th highest ranked school in the USA and the 139th highest in the state of Michigan (#1 is Kalamazoo College).
Administrative Assistant students from Dearborn schools who go on to become administrative assistants, dental assistants, medical secretaries, medical office assistants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 22,336,450 people working as office and administrative support employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $32,990. Also, Switchboard operators, including answering service make on average $26,000 per year and there are about 146,980 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn Metropolitan area alone, there are 590 employed switchboard operators, including answering service earning an average salary of $29,190. Office and administrative support employees in this area earn $35,020/yr and there are 107,890 employed.
Dearborn lies in Wayne county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn Metropolitan area has 705,820 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $22.55/hr average worker wage, and a $46,900 average annual salary. Thus, about 152.861 out of every 1000 jobs in Dearborn are held by office and administrative support employees, and 0.838/1000 are held by switchboard operators, including answering service.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Henry Ford Community College ends up costing a student $4,614/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Dearborn|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||3.4 miles|
|Madison Heights||MI||-||2||27.3656||17||13.3 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||14.2 miles|
|Farmington Hills||MI||78,114||1||0.013626||0||15.2 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||18.9 miles|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||20.0 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||20.5 miles|
|Sterling Heights||MI||127,075||1||28.9156||3||20.8 miles|
|Clinton Township||MI||-||2||7.68254||63||24.2 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||25.0 miles|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||26.1 miles|
|Ann Arbor||MI||113,880||5||27.5859||183||26.7 miles|
|Port Huron||MI||-||5||17.4204||129||60.7 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||69.1 miles|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||71.2 miles|