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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Las Vegas, Nevada Metro Area

MSA: Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
county: Clark
Population (2016 estimate): 2.2 million
Unemployment Rate (July 2017): 5.4%
NFP Employment (2016): 949,000
Average Earnings (2016): $38,740

Click on an occupational group in the table below for data on specific occupations:

data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational
Group
Total
Employment
Jobs
per 1000
Location
Quotient
Median Annual
Earnings
Management 42,310 45.2 0.9 $87,430
Business and Financial Operations 31,490 33.7 0.7 $58,450
IT and Mathematical 12,810 13.7 0.5 $72,670
Architecture and Engineering 7,530 8.1 0.5 $75,450
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 3,370 3.6 0.4 $63,690
Community and Social Services 7,930 8.5 0.6 $48,430
Legal and Judicial 6,560 7.0 0.9 $85,130
Education, Training, and Library 34,910 37.3 0.6 $45,940
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 15,910 17.0 1.3 $44,830
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 40,630 43.4 0.7 $79,130
Healthcare Support 17,240 18.4 0.6 $32,690
Protective Services 32,910 35.2 1.5 $31,940
Food Preparation and Serving Related 146,660 156.8 1.7 $25,030
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 59,620 63.7 2.0 $32,760
Personal Care and Services 60,750 64.9 2.0 $21,900
Sales and Related 105,940 113.3 1.1 $26,330
Office and Administrative Support 143,400 153.3 1.0 $33,830
Construction and Extraction 42,120 45.0 1.1 $44,620
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 31,240 33.4 0.9 $47,650
Production 25,430 27.2 0.4 $31,060
Transportation and Material Moving 66,420 71.0 1.0 $29,660

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