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Veterinary Schools In Nevada

There are 3 accredited veterinary schools in Nevada for faculty who teach veterinary classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in veterinary in the state of Nevada, which encompasses veterinary training at the following levels:


  1. University of Nevada-Reno

    Reno, Nevada 89557

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

    7000 Dandini Blvd, Reno, Nevada 89512-3999

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Pima Medical Institute in Las Vegas

    3333 East Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, Nevada 89121

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Nevada Vs. National Veterinary Employment

Nevada 2,800
National 342,390

Of all of the veterinary professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Nevada state.

Employment Growth for Veterinary professionals In Nevada

2,550 2,620 2,750 2,630 2,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Nevada, the field of veterinary is growing. In 2010 there were 250 more veterinary professionals working in Nevada than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of veterinary has grown by 10% in Nevada. This growth is slower than the national trend for veterinary professionals which shows a 13% increase in the number of veterinary professionals working around the nation.

Veterinary VS. All Professions salaries in Nevada

$43,905 $45,318 $40,628 $39,738 $42,412
$45,390 $46,413 $47,635 $49,555 $51,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Veterinary
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by veterinary professionals is decreasing in Nevada. The mean salary for veterinary professionals in 2006 was $43,905 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $42,412 per year.

Salary percentiles for Veterinary professionals in Nevada

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Thus, veterinary professionals' salaries declined by 4% in 4 years. This decline is quite different from state trends for all professionals. In the state of Nevada, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of veterinary. The pay differential between the highest paid veterinary professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 166%

Average Salaries for Veterinary professionals and related professions in Nevada


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

Educational Trends

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


The number of students graduating from the 3 accredited veterinary schools in Nevada is increasing. In 2006, 94 students graduated from veterinary courses in Nevada. And in 2010, 111 students graduated.

Thus there was a 18% percent increase in the number of veterinary school degree or certificate graduates in Nevada. Most of these graduates, or 60%, earned a undergraduate certificate in veterinary.

Veterinary Faculty Salaries in Nevada

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