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Popular Jobs of UNLV Grads

Who could resist going to school in Paradise? It's leaving that's tough. When you graduate, it's good to know what sorts of jobs you might find. More than most schools, the University of Nevada at Las Vegas has a large number of hotel and restaurant managers, but more traditional jobs are also common, like controller and civil engineer. What might interest you? Take a look at PayScale's list of the most popular jobs held by UNLV grads, along with average US salaries for each job.

Jobs ranked by popularity among graduates. Annual pay for Bachelors graduates without higher degrees from all colleges. See full methodology for more.

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Popular Jobs of UNLV Grads - Full List
Popular Jobs for UNLV Grads Median National Pay
Registered Nurse (RN) $64,500
Software Developer $76,900
General Manager, Hotel $74,500
Staff Accountant $46,100
Financial Controller $86,800
Administrative Assistant $34,800
Operations Manager $71,400
Project Manager, Construction $90,200
Restaurant Manager $45,700
Retail Store Manager $52,500
Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant $39,700
Civil Engineer $79,000
Electrical Engineer $79,300
General Manager, Restaurant $58,500
Marketing Manager $70,200
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) $75,100
Human Resources (HR) Manager $69,300
Food and Beverage Director $73,100
Structural Engineer $77,500
Elementary School Teacher $45,200
All data is limited to those with a Bachelor's degree and no higher degrees who work full-time in the United States. Jobs are listed in order of relative popularity amongst graduates from the given school. Median salary for each job title is for individuals who graduated from any college and who have a typical amount of experience for that job. Salary is the sum of compensation from base salary, bonuses, profit sharing, commissions, and overtime, if applicable. Salary does not include equity (stock) compensation. This chart is based upon PayScale Salary Survey data, and may not represent all individuals who have graduated from this school, or who have these job titles. See full methodology for more.