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Accounting Schools
In Las Vegas, Nevada

There are 3 accounting schools in Las Vegas for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in accounting in the city of Las Vegas, which encompasses accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Accounting Employment

Las Vegas 18,510
Nevada 27,510

Of the 27,510 accounting professionals employed in Nevada, 18,510 work in Las Vegas. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of accounting professionals in Las Vegas has shrunk by 8%. As the employment for accounting professionals in Las Vegas has decreased, overall employment in Las Vegas has also decreased.

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Accounting employment growth

29,940 30,710 31,530 29,890 27,510
20,160 21,340 22,180 20,900 18,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Las Vegas

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Las Vegas

$41,782 $46,907 $48,533 $46,172 $47,348
$35,510 $37,020 $38,720 $40,070 $40,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Las Vegas
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Las Vegas

In Las Vegas, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. Las Vegas accounting professionals made $47,348 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for accounting professionals in Las Vegas was $41,782 per year. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Las Vegas is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Las Vegas

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25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Accounting professionals in Las Vegas earn a median salary of $44,687 per year. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,528 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $68,538 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Las Vegas

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Las Vegas


Many of Las Vegas' accounting professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited accounting schools in the city.

Accounting Programs Offered In Las Vegas


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in accounting offered by Las Vegas' accounting schools.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Las Vegas


Approximately 280 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Las Vegas, Nevada

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