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Finance Schools In Nevada

Finance classes faculty can choose to work at one of 6 accredited finance schools in Nevada. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the finance academic community in Nevada, and the future trends in finance training at the following levels:


  1. College of Southern Nevada

    6375 W. Charleston Blvd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89146-1164

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Nevada-Las Vegas

    4505 S Maryland Pky, Las Vegas, Nevada 89154

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

    Reno, Nevada 89557

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus

    7455 W Washington Ave, Las Vegas, Nevada 89128-4340

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus

    10345 Professional Cir, Ste 200, Reno, Nevada 89251-5862

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Nevada Vs. National Finance Employment

Nevada 15,210
National 2,457,330

Approximately 1% of the country's finance professionals work in Nevada state.

Employment Growth for Finance professionals In Nevada

18,960 18,290 16,150 15,240 15,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Finance is a shrinking field in Nevada. In Nevada, 3,750 less finance professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of finance has shrunk by 20% in Nevada. This decline is faster than the change in the number of finance professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of finance professionals has shrunk by 1% from 2006 to 2010.

Finance VS. All Professions salaries in Nevada

$61,810 $56,913 $55,311 $62,076 $65,097
$45,390 $46,413 $47,635 $49,555 $51,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Nevada, as the number of finance professionals is declining, the salaries earned by finance professionals are increasing. Finance professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $61,810 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $65,097 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Nevada

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This represents a growth in salaries of 5%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Nevada, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of finance. The pay differential between the highest paid finance professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 136%

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Nevada

Business Administration
Business Management
International Business
Risk Management
Small Business

In Nevada, finance professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Finance programs available for each degree type for all schools in Nevada


As the number of finance professionals is decreasing in Nevada state, the number of students graduating from the 6 accredited finance schools in Nevada state is increasing. In Nevada, there were 63 graduates in 2006. And there were 223 graduates from finance courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of finance school degree or certificate graduates in Nevada by 254%. A majority of these graduates, or 55%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in finance.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Nevada

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