Elyria, OH (population: 54,854) has one administrative assistant school within its city limits. Lorain County Community College has a total student population of 12,798. It is the 5663rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 301st highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Administrative Assistant students from Elyria 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 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor area alone, there are 1,020 employed switchboard operators, including answering service earning an average salary of $25,970. Office and administrative support employees in this area earn $32,750/yr and there are 175,620 employed.
Elyria lies in Lorain county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor area has 1,003,270 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $20.16/hr average worker wage, and a $41,930 average annual salary. Thus, about 175.049 out of every 1000 jobs in Elyria are held by office and administrative support employees, and 1.016/1000 are held by switchboard operators, including answering service.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lorain County Community College ends up costing a student $2,528/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Elyria|
|North Olmsted||OH||-||1||26.1035||13||10.0 miles|
|Cleveland Heights||OH||44,848||1||34.6777||3||29.9 miles|
|Warrensville Heights||OH||-||1||16.9884||13||30.7 miles|
|Cuyahoga Falls||OH||51,250||1||27.2194||16||33.9 miles|
|Highland Heights||OH||-||2||31.299||116||34.8 miles|
|North Canton||OH||-||2||20.0373||113||50.7 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||70.7 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||86.6 miles|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||88.8 miles|