Counseling Schools
In Las Vegas, Nevada

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

  • Counseling Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Counseling
  • Masters degree in Counseling


Professional Trends

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Counseling Employment

Las Vegas 1,440
Nevada 2,550

Exactly 1,440 of the 2,290 counseling professionals employed in Nevada, work in Las Vegas. Between 2006 and 2010, in Las Vegas, there has been a 14% decline in the number of counseling professionals. As the number of counseling professionals in Las Vegas has decreased, overall employment in Las Vegas has also decreased.

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Counseling employment growth

2,770 3,030 2,850 2,740 2,290
1,680 1,790 1,790 1,710 1,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Las Vegas

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Las Vegas

$44,490 $46,770 $50,605 $54,512 $54,015
$35,510 $37,020 $38,720 $40,070 $40,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Las Vegas
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Las Vegas

Salaries for counseling professionals in Las Vegas have increased. In 2010 counseling professionals in Las Vegas reportedly earned an average salary of $54,015 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, counseling professionals in Las Vegas made an average salary of $44,490 per year. The growth in the salary of counseling professionals in Las Vegas is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Las Vegas

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Las Vegas counseling professionals earn a median yearly salary of $52,970. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,350 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 93% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Las Vegas

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

Las Vegas counseling professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Las Vegas


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Las Vegas


Las Vegas' counseling schools offer 5 counseling degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Las Vegas


Approximately 146 students graduated from counseling courses in 2010.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Las Vegas, Nevada

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