Fayetteville, NC (population: 177,632) has one administrative assistant school within its city limits. Fayetteville Technical Community College has a total student population of 11,203. It is the 5548th highest ranked school in the USA and the 132nd highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University).
Administrative Assistant students from Fayetteville 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 Fayetteville area alone, there are 170 employed switchboard operators, including answering service earning an average salary of $24,560. Office and administrative support employees in this area earn $29,480/yr and there are 19,220 employed.
Fayetteville lies in Cumberland county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Fayetteville area has 126,070 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $16.90/hr average worker wage, and a $35,150 average annual salary. Thus, about 152.418 out of every 1000 jobs in Fayetteville are held by office and administrative support employees, and 1.318/1000 are held by switchboard operators, including answering service.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Fayetteville Technical Community College ends up costing a student $13,508/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Fayetteville|
|Chapel Hill||NC||53,800||1||88.0971||148||60.0 miles|
|Rocky Mount||NC||57,428||2||10.9274||84||86.9 miles|
|High Point||NC||105,064||3||31.8326||88||88.3 miles|
|Myrtle Beach||SC||-||3||18.832||7||95.5 miles|