Mental Health Schools
In Las Vegas, Nevada

The city of Las Vegas has 2 schools where mental health faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in mental health in the city of Las Vegas, which encompasses mental health training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Mental Health
  • Bachelors degree in Mental Health


Statistics

Professional Trends

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Mental Health Employment

Las Vegas 740
Nevada 1,710

Of the 1,710 mental health professionals employed in Nevada, 740 work in Las Vegas. The number of mental health professionals in Las Vegas has grown by 48% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of mental health professionals in Las Vegas has increased, overall employment in Las Vegas has decreased.

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Mental Health employment growth

830 1,600 1,280 1,720 1,710
500 730 670 700 740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Las Vegas

Mental Health VS. All professions salaries in Las Vegas

$45,913 $42,570 $42,830 $45,883 $46,403
$35,510 $37,020 $38,720 $40,070 $40,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mental Health in Las Vegas
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Las Vegas

Salaries for mental health professionals in Las Vegas have increased. In 2010 Las Vegas mental health professionals earned an average yearly salary of $46,403. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for mental health professionals in Las Vegas was $45,913 per year. The growth in the salary of mental health professionals in Las Vegas is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mental health professionals in Las Vegas

10th percentile
$32,590
25th percentile
$35,890
50th percentile
$44,547
75th percentile
$55,143
90th percentile
$64,983

Mental health professionals in Las Vegas earn a median salary of $44,547 per year. The 10% of mental health professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,590 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $64,983 per year.

Average Salaries for Mental health professionals and related professions in Las Vegas

Mental Health
$46,403
Social Work
$52,337
Counseling
$54,015
Clinical Psychology
$60,037
Sports Psychology
$66,780
Psychology
$66,780
Forensic Psychology
$66,780
School Psychology
$66,780

On average mental health professional salaries in Las Vegas are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Mental Health schools in Las Vegas

2

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

Mental Health Programs Offered In Las Vegas

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in mental health offered by Las Vegas' mental health school.

Student Completed Mental Health Degrees In Las Vegas

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

In 2010 approximately 2 students completed mental health courses.

Mental Health Faculty Salaries in Las Vegas, Nevada

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