Bookkeeping in Nevada

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Schools Offering Bookkeeping Programs in Nevada


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Nevada receive bookkeeping certificates every year. In other words, every year an estimated 25 bookkeeping clerks graduate from Nevada's 4 bookkeeping schools.

Top Schools

Great Basin College, which was ranked 82nd nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Nevada that has a bookkeeping program. It is located in Elko. In 2010, Great Basin College graduated 3 students from its bookkeeping program. Great Basin College charged in-state students $2,243 in tuition fees per year.

The second-ranked school in Nevada that has a bookkeeping program is Truckee Meadows Community College. Truckee Meadows Community College, which was ranked 88th in the country in 2010, is located in Reno. In 2010, Truckee Meadows Community College graduated 1 students from its bookkeeping program. Truckee Meadows Community College charged in-state students $2,243 in tuition fees per year.

College of Southern Nevada, which is located in Las Vegas, is the third-ranked school in Nevada that has a bookkeeping program. It received a ranking of 91st in the country in 2010. In 2010, College of Southern Nevada graduated 18 students from its bookkeeping programs. Tuition at College of Southern Nevada was $2,243 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Nevada's bookkeeping schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $2,243 per year, though tuition can range from $2,243 per year to $2,243 per year. In 2010, the following Nevada bookkeeping schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. College of Southern Nevada - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $2,243 per year
  2. Great Basin College - located in Elko, students are charged $2,243 per year
  3. Truckee Meadows Community College - located in Reno, students are charged $2,243 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Nevada bookkeeping schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. College of Southern Nevada - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $2,243 per year
  2. Great Basin College - located in Elko, students are charged $2,243 per year
  3. Truckee Meadows Community College - located in Reno, students are charged $2,243 per year

A bookkeeping certificate from a Nevada school... what next?

A large number of Nevada bookkeeping graduates become bookkeeping clerks. Nevada had 16,060 bookkeeping clerks in 2010. The largest populations of Nevada bookkeeping clerks are working in the following counties:

  1. Clark County - 10,820 bookkeeping clerks
  2. Pinal County - 3,230 bookkeeping clerks
  3. Elko County - 770 bookkeeping clerks

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 21,220 bookkeeping clerks will be working in Nevada state. This would require the number of bookkeeping clerks to shrink by 0%.

Salary

A bookkeeping clerk in Nevada makes an average of $36,620 per year. However, Nevada bookkeeping clerks earned anywhere in the range from as less than $17,650 per year to more than $53,270 per year in 2010. On average a bookkeeping clerk earns the most in the following Nevada counties:

  1. Pinal County - $39,260 per year
  2. Clark County - $36,430 per year
  3. Carson City County - $35,360 per year

The following counties in Nevada have the lowest average salaries for bookkeeping clerks:

  1. Elko County - $31,860 per year
  2. Churchill County - $33,580 per year
  3. Carson City County - $35,360 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Nevada statistics regarding a career in bookkeeping and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as small business or finance.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Bookkeeping in Nevada
  • Certificate in Bookkeeping in Nevada

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,617 miles from location College of Southern Nevada Las Vegas NV 8.76905 n/a 42,108
7,783 miles from location Truckee Meadows Community College Reno NV 11.7657 n/a 12,942
7,792 miles from location Western Nevada College Carson City NV 8.29894 n/a 5,229
7,553 miles from location Great Basin College Elko NV 17.5004 n/a 3,647
 

Curious what studying Bookkeeping gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Nevada

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks + 16,060 $36,620 3.3%
2
Billing and Posting Clerks + 3,120 $34,410 -6.0%
 

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