Early Childhood Education Jobs in Nevada

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There’s more to Nevada than Las Vegas, including well-paying jobs for early childhood education workers. Special education teachers are likely to earn about $52,000, which is just above the national average. Salaries for kindergarten teachers and child care workers are also close to average. However, pay for preschool education administrators and preschool teachers is very low compared to other states.

Nevada Salary Rankings

*Data source

#17

in the US for Special Education Teachers, Preschool

#20

in the US for Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education

#27

in the US for Childcare Workers

#46

in the US for Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare

#50

in the US for Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education

Early Childhood Jobs in Nevada

*Data source

Occupation Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 2,720 $45,870 check110%
Childcare Workers 2,680 $18,890 eks97%
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 1,710 $21,210 eks78%
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 770 $50,830 check101%
Special Education Teachers, Preschool 380 $52,850 check101%
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare 280 $33,350 eks76%
eks = Salary below nat’l. avg.     check = Salary above nat’l. avg.

City-Level Job Stats

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Statistics for Childcare Workers

Location Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 1,750 $18,280 eks94%
Reno-Sparks, NV 560 $23,670 check121%
Carson City, NV 50 $17,890 eks92%
eks = Salary below nat’l. avg.     check = Salary above nat’l. avg.

Statistics for Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare

Location Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 180 $32,260 eks73%
Reno-Sparks, NV 80 $37,410 eks85%
eks = Salary below nat’l. avg.     check = Salary above nat’l. avg.

Statistics for Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education

Location Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 710 $50,610 check101%
eks = Salary below nat’l. avg.     check = Salary above nat’l. avg.

Statistics for Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education

Location Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 1,150 $20,290 eks75%
Reno-Sparks, NV 330 $24,460 eks90%
eks = Salary below nat’l. avg.     check = Salary above nat’l. avg.

Statistics for Special Education Teachers, Preschool

Location Total Employed Median Annual Salary % of US Median
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 340 $53,810 check103%
eks = Salary below nat’l. avg.     check = Salary above nat’l. avg.

*Data source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics, https://www.bls.gov/oes/

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