Creative Writing Schools
In Las Vegas, Nevada

In Las Vegas, there are 2 creative writing schools where creative writing faculty can find employment. The trends in Las Vegas' creative writing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes creative writing training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Creative Writing
  • Masters degree in Creative Writing


Professional Trends

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Creative Writing Employment

Las Vegas 320
Nevada 390

Exactly 320 of the 390 creative writing professionals employed in Nevada, work in Las Vegas. The number of creative writing professionals in Las Vegas has grown by 88% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for creative writing professionals in Las Vegas has increased, overall employment in Las Vegas has decreased.

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Creative Writing employment growth

300 390 340 350 390
170 270 300 290 320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Las Vegas

Creative Writing VS. All professions salaries in Las Vegas

$48,370 $50,270 $53,230 $62,230 $58,280
$35,510 $37,020 $38,720 $40,070 $40,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Creative Writing in Las Vegas
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Las Vegas

In Las Vegas, salaries for creative writing professionals have increased. In 2010 Las Vegas creative writing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $58,280. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for creative writing professionals in Las Vegas was $48,370 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Las Vegas.

Salary percentiles for Creative writing professionals in Las Vegas

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Creative writing professionals in Las Vegas make a median yearly salary of $46,150. The difference in pay between the creative writing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 233%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $26,610 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $88,550 per year.

Average Salaries for Creative writing professionals and related professions in Las Vegas

Creative Writing

On average creative writing professionals in Las Vegas earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Las Vegas.

Educational Trends

Creative Writing schools in Las Vegas


There are 2 accredited creative writing schools in the city. Many of Las Vegas' creative writing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Creative Writing Programs Offered In Las Vegas


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in creative writing offered by Las Vegas' creative writing schools.

Student Completed Creative Writing Degrees In Las Vegas


In 2010 approximately 13 students completed creative writing courses.

Creative Writing Faculty Salaries in Las Vegas, Nevada

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