Administrative Assistant in Texas

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Schools Offering Administrative Assisting Programs in Texas


Each year, approximately 0.3% of Texas graduates receive certificates in administrative assisting. In other words, every year an estimated 1,743 administrative assistants graduate from Texas' 99 administrative assistant schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Texas that has a administrative assistant program is Computer Career Center a division of Vista College. Computer Career Center a division of Vista College, which was ranked 65th in the country in 2010, is located in El Paso. In 2010, 28 students graduated from Computer Career Center a division of Vista College's administrative assistant program. Tuition at Computer Career Center a division of Vista College was $18,563 per year.

The second-ranked school in Texas that has a administrative assistant program is American Commercial College. American Commercial College, which was ranked 66th in the country in 2010, is located in Lubbock. 23 students graduated with certificate in administrative assistant from American Commercial College in 2010.

The third-ranked school in Texas that has a administrative assistant program is Southern Careers Institute Inc-San Antonio. Southern Careers Institute Inc-San Antonio, which was ranked 68th in the country in 2010, is located in San Antonio. In 2010, 8 students graduated from Southern Careers Institute Inc-San Antonio administrative assistant program. Students at Southern Careers Institute Inc-San Antonio paid $0 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Tuition at Texas' administrative assistant schools ranges from $19,368 per year to $1,007 per year. But, the average tuition is $2,085 per year. In 2010, the administrative assistant schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Texas were:

  1. Central Texas Commercial College - located in Dallas, students are charged $19,368 per year
  2. Computer Career Center a division of Vista College - located in El Paso, students are charged $18,563 per year
  3. Career Point College - located in San Antonio, students are charged $17,918 per year

The following Texas administrative assistant schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. College of the Mainland - located in Texas City, students are charged $1,007 per year
  2. Collin County Community College District - located in McKinney, students are charged $1,024 per year
  3. Lee College - located in Baytown, students are charged $1,086 per year

An administrative assistant certificate from a Texas school... what next?

Most people who graduate from administrative assistant school in Texas go on to work as an administrative assistant. In 2010, there were 93,100 administrative assistants working in Texas. In Texas, the largest numbers of administrative assistants work in the following counties:

  1. Austin County - 25,180 administrative assistants
  2. Collin County - 19,410 administrative assistants
  3. Bastrop County - 12,180 administrative assistants

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Texas will grow by 16%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 139,920 administrative assistants working in Texas.

Salary

On average, an administrative assistant earns a salary of $45,380 per year in Texas state. But, salaries for administrative assistants can vary. In 2010, administrative assistants made as little as less than $21,420 per year or as much as more than $70,430 per year in Texas. On average an administrative assistant earns the most in the following Texas counties:

  1. Bastrop County - $49,180 per year
  2. Austin County - $47,460 per year
  3. Collin County - $47,200 per year

The following counties in Texas have the lowest average salaries for administrative assistants:

  1. Bell County - $35,770 per year
  2. Miller County - $36,750 per year
  3. Anderson County - $38,220 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in administrative assisting in Texas and to compare salaries with various related fields such as administrative assisting or business administration, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Administrative Assisting in Texas
  • Certificate in Administrative Assisting in Texas

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,701 miles from location Southern Careers Institute Inc-Harlingen Harlingen TX n/a n/a n/a
6,624 miles from location Cannon Institute of Higher Learning Dallas TX n/a n/a n/a
6,550 miles from location Professional Career Training Institute Houston TX n/a n/a n/a
6,548 miles from location Houston Community College Houston TX 16.1985 n/a 54,942
6,553 miles from location Lone Star College System Spring TX 14.626 n/a 46,504
6,651 miles from location Tarrant County College District Fort Worth TX 13.2456 n/a 44,355
6,685 miles from location Austin Community College District Austin TX 12.3025 n/a 40,248
7,184 miles from location El Paso Community College El Paso TX 12.5365 n/a 28,168
6,532 miles from location San Jacinto Community College Pasadena TX 12.8421 n/a 27,011
6,737 miles from location South Texas College Mcallen TX 12.2411 n/a 26,338
6,619 miles from location Collin County Community College District McKinney TX 11.5039 n/a 24,872
6,736 miles from location San Antonio College San Antonio TX 9.68457 n/a 24,135
6,684 miles from location Central Texas College Killeen TX 16.1488 n/a 24,133
6,616 miles from location Richland College Dallas TX 10.4096 n/a 18,201
6,608 miles from location Blinn College Brenham TX 12.7436 n/a 17,173
6,691 miles from location The University of Texas at Brownsville Brownsville TX 15.9461 n/a 17,151
6,678 miles from location Del Mar College Corpus Christi TX 11.9255 n/a 12,069
6,612 miles from location Eastfield College Mesquite TX 8.70719 n/a 11,944
6,622 miles from location Brookhaven College Dallas TX 9.46366 n/a 11,814
6,629 miles from location North Lake College Irving TX 8.42751 n/a 11,644
6,893 miles from location Amarillo College Amarillo TX 10.9218 n/a 11,289
6,533 miles from location Tyler Junior College Tyler TX 13.9338 n/a 11,045
6,734 miles from location St. Philip's College San Antonio TX 8.72207 n/a 11,008
6,936 miles from location South Plains College Levelland TX 9.63264 n/a 10,011
6,808 miles from location Laredo Community College Laredo TX 16.3512 n/a 9,361
6,605 miles from location Navarro College Corsicana TX 14.4403 n/a 9,200
6,637 miles from location North Central Texas College Gainesville TX 6.99605 n/a 9,156
6,647 miles from location McLennan Community College Waco TX 12.8193 n/a 9,128
6,620 miles from location El Centro College Dallas TX 8.41391 n/a 9,072
6,739 miles from location Palo Alto College San Antonio TX 9.11557 n/a 8,335
6,626 miles from location Mountain View College Dallas TX 9.11365 n/a 8,203
6,568 miles from location Trinity Valley Community College Athens TX 17.4138 n/a 7,012
6,524 miles from location Lee College Baytown TX 12.8813 n/a 6,658
6,592 miles from location Wharton County Junior College Wharton TX 16.0959 n/a 6,622
6,509 miles from location Kilgore College Kilgore TX 15.7866 n/a 6,375
6,933 miles from location Midland College Midland TX 17.4861 n/a 6,227
6,701 miles from location Texas State Technical College Harlingen Harlingen TX 16.937 n/a 5,988
6,619 miles from location Cedar Valley College Lancaster TX 9.01299 n/a 5,886
6,812 miles from location Southwest Texas Junior College Uvalde TX 14.1379 n/a 5,767
6,660 miles from location Temple College Temple TX 8.53874 n/a 5,659
6,543 miles from location Paris Junior College Paris TX 13.1909 n/a 5,580
6,504 miles from location Angelina College Lufkin TX 14.5469 n/a 5,422
6,678 miles from location Weatherford College Weatherford TX 11.3384 n/a 5,384
6,541 miles from location Alvin Community College Alvin TX 10.3642 n/a 5,240
6,951 miles from location Odessa College Odessa TX 14.3534 n/a 5,132
6,460 miles from location Texarkana College Texarkana TX 13.8651 n/a 5,018
6,606 miles from location Grayson County College Denison TX 16.3434 n/a 4,856
6,640 miles from location Hill College Hillsboro TX 12.9093 n/a 4,294
6,935 miles from location Cisco College Cisco TX 12.0718 n/a 4,260
6,697 miles from location Coastal Bend College Beeville TX 12.7344 n/a 4,196
6,648 miles from location Victoria College Victoria TX 13.5791 n/a 4,054
6,894 miles from location Howard College Big Spring TX 15.8753 n/a 3,984
6,526 miles from location College of the Mainland Texas City TX 8.31197 n/a 3,916
6,552 miles from location Brazosport College Lake Jackson TX 13.0717 n/a 3,908
6,757 miles from location Vernon College Vernon TX 16.5378 n/a 3,163
6,469 miles from location Lamar Institute of Technology Beaumont TX 11.9688 n/a 3,154
6,508 miles from location Northeast Texas Community College Mount Pleasant TX 16.0092 n/a 2,920
6,859 miles from location Western Texas College Snyder TX 19.1486 n/a 2,473
6,448 miles from location Lamar State College-Orange Orange TX 9.77762 n/a 2,262
6,465 miles from location Lamar State College-Port Arthur Port Arthur TX 8.75269 n/a 2,208
6,515 miles from location Galveston College Galveston TX 12.9264 n/a 2,167
6,480 miles from location Panola College Carthage TX 14.6652 n/a 2,123
6,739 miles from location Career Point College San Antonio TX 23.8642 n/a 1,802
6,841 miles from location Clarendon College Clarendon TX 16.9601 n/a 1,427
6,864 miles from location Frank Phillips College Borger TX 15.4746 n/a 1,239
6,731 miles from location Ranger College Ranger TX 15.5709 n/a 1,000
7,186 miles from location Computer Career Center a division of Vista College El Paso TX 35.1167 n/a 994
6,478 miles from location Texas State Technical College-Marshall Marshall TX 15.6262 n/a 963
6,684 miles from location Virginia College-Austin Austin TX 10.1155 n/a 865
6,740 miles from location Hallmark College of Technology/Hallmark College of Aeronautics San Antonio TX 27.6539 100% 835
7,188 miles from location Anamarc College El Paso TX 28.0072 n/a 715
7,186 miles from location Southwest Career College El Paso TX 28.6479 n/a 650
6,614 miles from location ATI Career Training Center-Richardson Richardson TX 23.5158 n/a 461
6,738 miles from location Southwest School of Business and Technical Careers-San Antonio San Antonio TX 21.031 n/a 395
6,635 miles from location Arlington Career Institute Grand Prairie TX 27.8508 n/a 332
0 miles from location International Business College El Paso TX 29.335 n/a 300
6,553 miles from location Northwest Educational Center Houston TX 26.9025 n/a 297
6,733 miles from location Southern Careers Institute Inc-Pharr Pharr TX 31.0738 88% 245
6,717 miles from location American Commercial College Wichita Falls TX 15.2455 n/a 234
6,676 miles from location Southern Careers Institute Inc-Corpus Christi Corpus Christi TX 31.2079 90% 230
6,688 miles from location Southern Careers Institute Inc-Austin Austin TX 31.2905 93% 226
7,193 miles from location International Business College El Paso TX 14.5608 n/a 214
6,842 miles from location American Commercial College San Angelo TX 23.2055 n/a 186
6,907 miles from location American Commercial College Lubbock TX 34.4014 n/a 185
6,948 miles from location American Commercial College-Odessa Odessa TX 11.6635 n/a 181
6,737 miles from location Southern Careers Institute Inc-San Antonio San Antonio TX 31.8506 91% 169
7,181 miles from location CET-El Paso El Paso TX 31.665 n/a 138
6,793 miles from location American Commercial College Abilene TX 15.5664 n/a 138
6,637 miles from location Iverson Business School and Court Reporting Arlington TX 31.7279 n/a 137
6,897 miles from location Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf Big Spring TX 15.0122 n/a 119
6,648 miles from location Texas Vocational Schools Inc Victoria TX 25.0357 n/a 118
6,555 miles from location Professional Careers Institute Houston TX 16.8171 n/a 98
6,546 miles from location HTEC-Houston's Training and Education Center Inc Houston TX 27.9669 n/a 75
6,618 miles from location Central Texas Commercial College Dallas TX 30.0442 n/a 50
6,861 miles from location SW School of Business and Technical Careers Eagle Pass TX 30.8492 n/a 48
0 miles from location Interactive Learning Systems Pasadena TX 25.0189 n/a 35
6,464 miles from location Faris Computer School Inc Nederland TX 25.5061 n/a 34
6,549 miles from location Interactive Learning Systems Houston TX 20.2488 n/a 33
6,555 miles from location Interactive Learning Systems Houston TX 21.8565 n/a 21
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Office Clerks, General + 247,900 $28,090 31.6%
2
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive + 163,270 $29,220 4.1%
3
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants + 93,100 $45,380 -30.0%
4
Legal Secretaries + 13,560 $43,090 -1.2%
 

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