Chemistry Schools
In Las Vegas, Nevada

Chemistry faculty can choose to work at one of 2 chemistry schools in Las Vegas. The trends in Las Vegas' chemistry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes chemistry training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Chemistry
  • Bachelors degree in Chemistry
  • Masters degree in Chemistry
  • PhD degree in Chemistry


Professional Trends

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Chemistry Employment

Las Vegas 310
Nevada 1,470

Exactly 310 of the 1,470 chemistry professionals employed in Nevada, work in Las Vegas. The number of chemistry professionals in Las Vegas has shrunk by 57% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of chemistry professionals in Las Vegas has decreased, overall employment in Las Vegas has also decreased.

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Chemistry employment growth

1,270 1,130 1,120 1,270 1,470
720 470 210 180 310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Las Vegas

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Las Vegas

$55,730 $61,993 $57,143 $60,660 $56,863
$35,510 $37,020 $38,720 $40,070 $40,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Las Vegas
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Las Vegas

As the number of chemistry professionals in Las Vegas has shrunk, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 chemistry professionals in Las Vegas reportedly earned an average salary of $56,863 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for chemistry professionals in Las Vegas was $55,730 per year. The growth in the salary of chemistry professionals in Las Vegas is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Las Vegas

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90th percentile

Chemistry professionals make a median salary of $57,890 per year in Las Vegas. The difference in pay between the chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 141%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,253 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $80,183 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Las Vegas


On average chemistry professionals in Las Vegas earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Las Vegas.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Las Vegas


Many of Las Vegas' chemistry professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited chemistry schools in the city.

Chemistry Programs Offered In Las Vegas


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in chemistry offered by Las Vegas' chemistry schools.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Las Vegas


In 2010 approximately 20 students completed chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Las Vegas, Nevada

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