Nursing Schools
In Las Vegas, New Mexico

In Las Vegas, there are 2 nursing schools where nursing faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the nursing academic community in Las Vegas, and the future trends. Academia in nursing includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Las Vegas Vs. New Mexico Nursing Employment

Las Vegas 2,410
New Mexico 26,370

Exactly 2,410 of New Mexico's 26,370 nursing professionals work in Las Vegas. The number of nursing professionals in Las Vegas has shrunk by 21% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for nursing professionals in Las Vegas has decreased, overall employment in Las Vegas has increased.

Las Vegas Vs. New Mexico Nursing employment growth

24,710 24,980 26,450 26,460 26,370
3,040 2,860 2,130 No data 2,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Las Vegas

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Las Vegas

$45,233 $47,720 $49,885 No data $56,553
$30,080 $30,850 $32,030 No data $33,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Las Vegas
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Las Vegas

In Las Vegas, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. Las Vegas nursing professionals made $56,553 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nursing professionals in Las Vegas was $45,233 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Las Vegas.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Las Vegas

10th percentile
$37,418
25th percentile
$44,778
50th percentile
$53,112
75th percentile
$61,712
90th percentile
$82,960

Nursing professionals in Las Vegas earn a median salary of $53,112 per year. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 122%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,418 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $82,960 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Las Vegas

Nursing
$56,553
Gerontology
$62,883
BSN
$64,010
RN to BSN
$64,010
Forensic Nursing
$95,160

Nursing professional salaries in Las Vegas are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Las Vegas

2

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Las Vegas

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

Las Vegas' nursing schools offer 3 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Las Vegas

associate
23
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
25
Total53

Approximately 53 students completed nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Las Vegas, New Mexico

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