Executive & Administrative AssistantEmployment
According to ISEEK, Minnesota's career, education and job resource, employment for secretaries and administrative assistants is expected to grow 3.4 percent in Minnesota by the year 2020. ISEEK: "There will be a need for about 2,230 new Secretaries and Administrative Assistants to meet market demand between 2010-2020. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth."
Graduates secure employment in positions such as administrative assistants, administrative secretaries, office assistants, Administrative Support Assistants (ASA), administrative technicians, clerk typists, department secretaries, and office managers.
Potential Job Titles
- Administrative Assistant
- Administrative Clerk
- Administrative Coordinator
- Administrative Office Specialist
- Clerical Office Worker
- Executive Assistant
- Office Assistant
Salary Data *
- Average Wage: $19.21/hour
- Top Earners: $26.25/hour
* Source: ISEEK: Minneapolis-St. Paul seven-county metro area, 2014