Not surprisingly, food prep and serving related occupations accounted for the largest share of local employment at 15.7 percent. The national average is 9.3 percent.
Good news for those in occupations related to healthcare. Those workers earn about 14 percent above national average.
The average wage for a lawyer in Nevada is $137,630; $116,440 for a law enforcement supervisor; $66,050 for dietitians and nutritionists; $59,930 for post-secondary teachers; $58,940 for real estate agents; and $26,520 for hairstylists.