Glenville, WV has twenty-nine administrative assistant schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Penn Commercial Inc, the highest ranked school in this group with an administrative assistant program, has a total student population of 506. It is the 946th highest ranked school in the USA and the 81st highest in the state of Pennsylvania (#1 is University of Pennsylvania).
Administrative Assistant students from Glenville 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 North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 90 employed switchboard operators, including answering service earning an average salary of $20,510. Office and administrative support employees in this area earn $25,940/yr and there are 22,690 employed.
Glenville lies in Gilmer county, which is one of the 16 counties in West Virginia. Overall, the North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area has 138,560 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.3% unemployment rate, $15.71/hr average worker wage, and a $32,690 average annual salary. Thus, about 163.783 out of every 1000 jobs in Glenville are held by office and administrative support employees, and 0.613/1000 are held by switchboard operators, including answering service.
Of the 29 administrative assistant schools with a 100-mile radius of Glenville, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, West Virginia Business College-Wheeling comes out as the most expensive ($35,350/yr) for administrative assistant students, with Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College as the lowest, reported at only $1,483/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Glenville|
|Saint Clairsville||OH||-||2||11.9339||47||79.2 miles|
|Rio Grande||OH||-||3||18.3873||146||83.1 miles|
|Mount Gay||WV||-||1||9.61491||36||98.7 miles|