Highest paying jobs in Las Vegas for high school graduates

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July 20, 2022
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Highest paying jobs in Las Vegas for high school graduates

The average college graduate in 2020 earned $1,305 a week, while the average high school graduate takes home just $781, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Of course, college isn’t for everyone. There are many reasons high-school graduates may choose to not continue on to college, not the least of which being cost. Average tuition costs continue to rise each year, the exception being the 2020-2021 school year, due to the coronavirus pandemic. Average tuition at a public, in-state university coming in at $9,687; tuition for out-of-state students at public schools, and for everyone at private universities, is significantly higher at $21,874 and $35,087, respectively.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest paying jobs for high school graduates in Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Jobs are ranked by 2021 annual mean wage.

Keep reading to see which jobs in your city pay the most for high school graduates.

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#50. Public safety telecommunicators

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $56,700
- #40 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 240

National
- Annual mean salary: $45,800
- Employment: 93,290
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($97,380)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($92,790)
--- Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA ($76,950)
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#49. Maintenance workers, machinery

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $56,710
- #62 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 120

National
- Annual mean salary: $51,960
- Employment: 65,240
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Western Wyoming nonmetropolitan area ($77,890)
--- Alaska nonmetropolitan area ($77,690)
--- Savannah, GA ($76,260)
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#48. Industrial machinery mechanics

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $56,910
- #252 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 830

National
- Annual mean salary: $57,350
- Employment: 385,980
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Fairbanks, AK ($85,900)
--- Lake Charles, LA ($85,360)
--- Anchorage, AK ($82,890)
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#47. Surveying and mapping technicians

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $56,920
- #40 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 270

National
- Annual mean salary: $49,770
- Employment: 53,370
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($84,710)
--- Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA ($77,840)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($76,960)
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#46. Terrazzo workers and finishers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $57,030
- #3 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: data not available

National
- Annual mean salary: $56,440
- Employment: 2,970
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($99,300)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($64,410)
--- Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV ($57,030)

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#45. Title examiners, abstractors, and searchers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $57,540
- #37 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 190

National
- Annual mean salary: $52,950
- Employment: 54,960
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($81,390)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($80,460)
--- Urban Honolulu, HI ($73,070)
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#44. Brokerage clerks

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $57,570
- #28 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 90

National
- Annual mean salary: $58,460
- Employment: 44,720
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT ($74,310)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($69,330)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($68,970)
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#43. Aircraft cargo handling supervisors

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $57,670
- #29 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 130

National
- Annual mean salary: $59,620
- Employment: 10,020
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN ($79,660)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($72,800)
--- Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA ($71,910)
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#42. Tax preparers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $57,890
- #30 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 370

National
- Annual mean salary: $52,710
- Employment: 62,600
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Anchorage, AK ($81,880)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($79,470)
--- Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO ($73,170)
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#41. Locksmiths and safe repairers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $58,370
- #5 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 160

National
- Annual mean salary: $46,240
- Employment: 16,180
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Reno, NV ($66,780)
--- Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH ($60,200)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($59,970)

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#39 (tie). First-line supervisors of production and operating workers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $58,630
- #454 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,860

National
- Annual mean salary: $66,800
- Employment: 599,900
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Baton Rouge, LA ($98,170)
--- Lake Charles, LA ($97,910)
--- West North Dakota nonmetropolitan area ($96,900)
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#39 (tie). Airfield operations specialists

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $58,630
- #15 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 70

National
- Annual mean salary: $58,360
- Employment: 10,590
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Austin-Round Rock, TX ($88,510)
--- Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA ($80,230)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($79,230)
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#38. Mobile heavy equipment mechanics, except engines

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $59,230
- #84 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 890

National
- Annual mean salary: $57,000
- Employment: 147,680
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Fairbanks, AK ($86,740)
--- Urban Honolulu, HI ($82,520)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($79,470)
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#37. Executive secretaries and executive administrative assistants

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $59,290
- #191 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,190

National
- Annual mean salary: $65,230
- Employment: 503,390
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($94,590)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($87,760)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($87,420)
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#36. Sheet metal workers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $59,310
- #101 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 650

National
- Annual mean salary: $55,320
- Employment: 128,220
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Fairbanks, AK ($101,150)
--- Kennewick-Richland, WA ($94,930)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($93,840)

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#35. Sales representatives of services, except advertising, insurance, financial services, and travel

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $59,390
- #320 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 7,640

National
- Annual mean salary: $70,490
- Employment: 977,070
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($103,810)
--- Boulder, CO ($101,630)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($97,360)
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#34. Flight attendants

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $59,960
- #16 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 2,470

National
- Annual mean salary: $59,150
- Employment: 116,260
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Kansas City, MO-KS ($94,320)
--- Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL ($72,130)
--- Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL ($67,620)
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#33. Animal control workers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $60,900
- #4 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 50

National
- Annual mean salary: $40,680
- Employment: 11,580
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($63,510)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($62,470)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($61,980)
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#32. Carpenters

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $61,770
- #44 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 7,750

National
- Annual mean salary: $54,200
- Employment: 699,300
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Urban Honolulu, HI ($81,730)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($78,680)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($78,280)
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#31. Lodging managers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $63,440
- #108 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 640

National
- Annual mean salary: $65,270
- Employment: 31,790
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Hawaii / Kauai nonmetropolitan area ($122,290)
--- Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI ($121,090)
--- Urban Honolulu, HI ($111,410)

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#30. Real estate sales agents

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $63,920
- #102 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,060

National
- Annual mean salary: $62,990
- Employment: 168,740
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Midland, TX ($100,060)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($99,880)
--- Worcester, MA-CT ($93,400)
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#29. Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $64,420
- #87 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 2,500

National
- Annual mean salary: $55,280
- Employment: 402,870
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($92,910)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($91,860)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($91,120)
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#28. Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $64,540
- #124 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 4,600

National
- Annual mean salary: $61,100
- Employment: 417,440
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($94,580)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($89,500)
--- Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI ($89,190)
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#27. Bailiffs

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $64,670
- #6 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 150

National
- Annual mean salary: $51,730
- Employment: 18,120
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN ($69,600)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($69,050)
--- Glens Falls, NY ($66,980)
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#26. Electricians

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $67,550
- #97 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 4,950

National
- Annual mean salary: $61,550
- Employment: 656,510
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($93,900)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($91,090)
--- Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI ($86,600)

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#25. Brickmasons and blockmasons

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $67,740
- #37 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 370

National
- Annual mean salary: $58,420
- Employment: 59,940
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH ($95,980)
--- Decatur, IL ($92,670)
--- Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ ($89,340)
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#24. Insulation workers, mechanical

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $67,920
- #11 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 260

National
- Annual mean salary: $55,470
- Employment: 27,700
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($109,380)
--- Syracuse, NY ($97,670)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($93,740)
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#23. Real estate brokers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $69,010
- #59 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 310

National
- Annual mean salary: $81,630
- Employment: 44,610
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT ($152,460)
--- Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI ($133,810)
--- Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA ($132,320)
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#22. Control and valve installers and repairers, except mechanical door

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $69,350
- #102 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 90

National
- Annual mean salary: $62,400
- Employment: 50,660
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA ($98,380)
--- Salt Lake City, UT ($94,070)
--- Santa Rosa, CA ($92,800)
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#21. First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers, and repairers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $69,670
- #262 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 2,900

National
- Annual mean salary: $73,100
- Employment: 475,000
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Bremerton-Silverdale, WA ($93,830)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($93,030)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($92,870)

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#20. Correctional officers and jailers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $70,060
- #24 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 2,090

National
- Annual mean salary: $52,340
- Employment: 405,870
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($96,580)
--- Salinas, CA ($89,100)
--- Vallejo-Fairfield, CA ($86,260)
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#19. Electrical power-line installers and repairers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $71,090
- #264 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 510

National
- Annual mean salary: $74,410
- Employment: 114,930
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA ($117,700)
--- Salinas, CA ($110,180)
--- North Valley-Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area ($109,740)
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#18. Millwrights

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $71,830
- #15 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: data not available

National
- Annual mean salary: $59,080
- Employment: 44,400
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Kennewick-Richland, WA ($91,590)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($90,580)
--- Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI ($80,780)
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#17. First-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $74,860
- #130 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 3,870

National
- Annual mean salary: $72,990
- Employment: 614,080
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($112,020)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($103,820)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($101,210)
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#16. Construction and building inspectors

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $75,160
- #52 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 620

National
- Annual mean salary: $66,470
- Employment: 113,770
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New Haven, CT ($121,510)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($107,330)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($106,190)

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#15. Claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $75,400
- #80 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,180

National
- Annual mean salary: $70,650
- Employment: 287,150
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Kennewick-Richland, WA ($104,350)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($95,200)
--- Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area ($92,500)
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#14. Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $75,640
- #57 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 5,070

National
- Annual mean salary: $73,500
- Employment: 1,278,670
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($102,280)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($92,660)
--- Napa, CA ($92,620)
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#13. First-line supervisors of non-retail sales workers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $76,200
- #294 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 980

National
- Annual mean salary: $90,120
- Employment: 240,290
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Portland-South Portland, ME ($129,860)
--- Durham-Chapel Hill, NC ($121,360)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($121,250)
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#12. Transportation inspectors

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $76,580
- #51 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 90

National
- Annual mean salary: $81,320
- Employment: 27,360
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Portland-South Portland, ME ($112,260)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($111,930)
--- Anchorage, AK ($108,140)
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#11. Traffic technicians

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $77,500
- #2 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 70

National
- Annual mean salary: $53,140
- Employment: 7,430
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($85,160)
--- Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV ($77,500)
--- San Diego-Carlsbad, CA ($76,460)

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#10. Transportation, storage, and distribution managers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $84,440
- #343 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 900

National
- Annual mean salary: $105,100
- Employment: 132,210
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($159,890)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($154,170)
--- Trenton, NJ ($144,620)
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#9. Detectives and criminal investigators

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $87,810
- #106 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 480

National
- Annual mean salary: $89,300
- Employment: 105,980
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($132,210)
--- Anchorage, AK ($127,070)
--- Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV ($123,460)
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#8. Water and wastewater treatment plant and system operators

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $87,990
- #3 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 240

National
- Annual mean salary: $51,890
- Employment: 119,380
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($93,980)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($92,370)
--- Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV ($87,990)
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#7. First-line supervisors of correctional officers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $88,540
- #23 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 110

National
- Annual mean salary: $67,600
- Employment: 53,420
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($114,400)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($113,220)
--- Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA ($112,950)
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#6. Power plant operators

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $92,590
- #29 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 110

National
- Annual mean salary: $81,890
- Employment: 32,960
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Fresno, CA ($129,650)
--- Wenatchee, WA ($123,180)
--- Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA ($114,660)

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#5. Gambling managers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $96,730
- #7 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 330

National
- Annual mean salary: $85,440
- Employment: 3,240
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Diego-Carlsbad, CA ($106,830)
--- Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ ($104,140)
--- Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA ($103,210)
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#4. Crane and tower operators

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $99,990
- #3 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: data not available

National
- Annual mean salary: $64,010
- Employment: 44,060
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($131,160)
--- Syracuse, NY ($103,350)
--- Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV ($99,990)
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#3. Power distributors and dispatchers

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $105,750
- #10 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 50

National
- Annual mean salary: $93,260
- Employment: 9,940
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($131,560)
--- Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA ($129,570)
--- Birmingham-Hoover, AL ($123,540)
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#2. Commercial pilots

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $109,540
- #61 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 290

National
- Annual mean salary: $110,830
- Employment: 37,120
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($185,920)
--- Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA ($184,260)
--- Savannah, GA ($177,450)
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#1. First-line supervisors of police and detectives

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
- Annual mean salary: $115,440
- #47 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 740

National
- Annual mean salary: $97,180
- Employment: 122,310
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($182,700)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($170,740)
--- Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA ($164,600)

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