Nursing Schools
In Las Vegas, Nevada

The city of Las Vegas has 5 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:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing
  • Bachelors degree in Nursing
  • Masters degree in Nursing
  • PhD degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Nursing Employment

Las Vegas 17,890
Nevada 25,610

Exactly 17,890 of the 25,610 nursing professionals employed in Nevada, work in Las Vegas. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Las Vegas has grown by 6%. As the number of nursing professionals in Las Vegas has increased, overall employment in Las Vegas has decreased.

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Nursing employment growth

23,890 24,490 25,700 24,980 25,610
16,810 17,360 18,360 17,740 17,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Las Vegas

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Las Vegas

$63,558 $57,234 $60,540 $62,155 $62,378
$35,510 $37,020 $38,720 $40,070 $40,740
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 decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $62,378 per year was earned by nursing professionals in Las Vegas. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nursing professionals in Las Vegas was $63,558 per year. The decline in the salary of nursing professionals in Las Vegas is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Las Vegas

10th percentile
$38,704
25th percentile
$48,738
50th percentile
$62,596
75th percentile
$73,402
90th percentile
$85,016

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $62,596 per year in Las Vegas. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 120%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,704 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $85,016 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Las Vegas

Gerontology
$61,924
Nursing
$62,378
RN to BSN
$75,040
BSN
$75,040
Forensic Nursing
$75,760

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Las Vegas

5

Many of Las Vegas' nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 5 accredited nursing schools in the city.

Nursing Programs Offered In Las Vegas

associate
2
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
3
Total8

There are a total of 8 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Las Vegas' nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Las Vegas

associate
254
bachelor
102
master
61
doctor
8
Certificate
27
Total452

In 2010 approximately 452 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Las Vegas, Nevada

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