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Computer Engineering Schools In Nevada

Nevada has 3 accredited computer engineering schools where computer engineering faculty who teach computer engineering classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of computer engineering and computer engineering training in Nevada, which includes computer engineering training at the following levels:


  1. University of Nevada-Las Vegas

    4505 S Maryland Pky, Las Vegas, Nevada 89154

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Nevada-Reno

    Reno, Nevada 89557

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Truckee Meadows Community College

    7000 Dandini Blvd, Reno, Nevada 89512-3999

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Nevada Vs. National Computer Engineering Employment

Nevada 2,910
National 945,160

Of all of the computer engineering professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Nevada state.

Employment Growth for Computer engineering professionals In Nevada

2,630 2,540 2,890 3,040 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Nevada, computer engineering is a shrinking field. There were 2,510 less computer engineering professionals working in Nevada in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Nevada, this field has shrunk by 95% in four years. This is faster than the trend for computer engineering professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of computer engineering professionals has shrunk by 92% between 2006 and 2010.

Computer Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Nevada

$76,487 $78,477 $75,587 $79,010 $83,440
$45,390 $46,413 $47,635 $49,555 $51,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of computer engineering professionals is declining, the salaries paid to computer engineering professionals are increasing in Nevada. Computer engineering professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $76,487 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $83,440 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Computer engineering professionals in Nevada

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

This represents a 8% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of computer engineering, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid computer engineering professionals earning 107% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Nevada state.

Average Salaries for Computer engineering professionals and related professions in Nevada

Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Electrical Engineering
Software Engineering

In Nevada, computer engineering professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Computer Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Nevada


The number of students graduating from the 3 accredited computer engineering schools in Nevada is increasing. In 2006, 17 students graduated from computer engineering courses in Nevada. And in 2010, 19 students graduated.

This represents a 12% increase in the number of computer engineering degree or certificate school graduates in Nevada state. 50% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in computer engineering.

Computer Engineering Faculty Salaries in Nevada

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