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Public Administration Schools
In Las Vegas, Nevada

Public Administration faculty can choose to work at one of 2 public administration schools in Las Vegas. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public administration academic community in Las Vegas, and the future trends. Academia in public administration includes public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Public Administration Employment

Las Vegas 670
Nevada 1,240

Of the 1,240 public administration professionals employed in Nevada, 670 work in Las Vegas. Between 2006 and 2010, in Las Vegas, there has been a 2% growth in the number of public administration professionals. As the employment for public administration professionals in Las Vegas has increased, overall employment in Las Vegas has decreased.

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Public Administration employment growth

1,330 1,880 1,770 1,620 1,240
660 1,060 1,090 930 670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Las Vegas

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Las Vegas

$92,383 $88,043 $94,447 $97,183 $111,217
$35,510 $37,020 $38,720 $40,070 $40,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Las Vegas
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Las Vegas

As the number of public administration professionals in Las Vegas has grown, salaries for public administration professionals have also increased. In 2010 Las Vegas public administration professionals earned an average yearly salary of $111,217. Four years earlier in 2006, public administration professionals in Las Vegas made an average salary of $92,383 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Las Vegas.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Las Vegas

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Las Vegas public administration professionals earn a median yearly salary of $61,325. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $66,453 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $85,275 per year.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Las Vegas

Social Work
Criminal Justice
Business Administration
Business Management
Public Administration

On average public administration professionals in Las Vegas earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Las Vegas.

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in Las Vegas


There are 2 accredited public administration schools in the city. Many of Las Vegas' public administration professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Public Administration Programs Offered In Las Vegas


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in public administration offered by Las Vegas' public administration schools.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Las Vegas


Approximately 121 students graduated from public administration courses in 2010.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Las Vegas, Nevada

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