Nevada Local Governments

Here is the list of job category rankings listed in the Census data. For example, Nevada local government “Air Transportation” workers wages rank 16th highest of 51 states.

Category Wages/FTE Rank (1=Top)
NV Air Transportation 5,026 16
NV All Other and Unallocable 5,617 3
NV Average All Categories 4,930 11
NV Corrections 6,481 2
NV Education Total 4,037 19
NV Electric Power 6,157 17
NV Elem & Sec Instructional Employees 4,218 22
NV Elem & Sec Other Employees 3,582 6
NV Elementary & Secondary Education Total 4,037 18
NV Financial Administration 6,140 3
NV Fire Protection Total 9,030 2
NV Firefighters Only 9,271 2
NV Gas Supply N/A
NV Health 5,600 3
NV Higher Ed Instructional Employees N/A
NV Higher Ed Other Employees N/A
NV Higher Education Total N/A
NV Highways 5,823 4
NV Hospitals 5,778 6
NV Housing and Community Development 4,796 6
NV Judicial and Legal 6,236 6
NV Local Libraries 4,040 5
NV Natural Resources 5,515 5
NV Other Education N/A
NV Other Fire Employees 7,066 3
NV Other Government Administration 5,753 4
NV Other Police Employees 4,970 6
NV Parks and Recreation 4,154 4
NV Police Officers Only 7,718 5
NV Police Protection Total 6,834 7
NV Public Welfare 5,097 2
NV Sewerage 5,927 6
NV Solid Waste Management 4,621 10
NV Transit 6,405 3
NV Water Supply 6,663 3
NV Water Transport and Terminals N/A