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2021 Highest Paid Education Graduates in Nevada

453 Bachelor's Degrees
$38,750 Avg Salary
$24,110 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Education Graduates in NevadaIn 2018-2019, education students earned 453 bachelor's degrees from a Nevada school, making the subject the 7th in the state. This means that 0.0% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state. Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Highest Paid Education Graduates list, to help you choose the best school for you.

For this year's Highest Paid Education Graduates in Nevada ranking, we looked at 3 colleges that offer a bachelor's in education.

The numbers used in this ranking are early career salaries, which we define to be 10 years after a student started college. This is the salary typically earned 4-6 years after graduation, but may be different depending on how long a person takes to complete their degree.

How Much Do Education Majors Make After Graduation?

After graduation, education majors from schools in Nevada earn an average salary of $38,750 per year. That's right on par with the typical salary of a bachelor's degree holder with a degree from any field.

Looking at education schools across the country, we see that the nationwide average salary for graduates in this field is $34,031. This means that graduates from schools in Nevada make 14% more than the national average.

Average Salary for Education Graduates from Schools in Nevada  38,750
Average Salary for Education Graduates from Schools Nationwide  34,031
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802

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2021 Highest Paid Education Grads in Nevada

The following colleges produce the highest paid education graduates.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Education Graduates in Nevada

University of Nevada - Reno comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. UNR is a fairly large public school located in the large city of Reno.

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University of Nevada - Las Vegas comes in at #2 in this year's ranking. Located in the city of Las Vegas, UNLV is a public school with a very large student population.

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Best Education Colleges in the Far Western US Region

Explore all the Best Education Colleges in the Far Western US Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
California 37 5,598
Washington 34 1,776
Hawaii 30 292
Oregon 30 728
Alaska 29 87

Education Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Teacher Education Grade Specific 351
Teacher Education Subject Specific 63
Special Education 39

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Majors Similar to Education

Related Major Annual Graduates
Social Sciences 773
Psychology 649
Communication & Journalism 397
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences 145
History 103

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Notes and References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Horadrim.

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