The highest average salaries go to Deputy Public Defenders, who bring in close to approximately $150K per year, though Operations Supervisors are not far behind at around $38K annually.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($95K per year) can be spotted in Las Vegas, Nev.; Vancouver, Wash. ($75K), Springfield, Ohio ($62K), and Kahoka, Mo. (about $31K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, Clark County pays its Nevada employees the most; the pay rate there is around $91K annually.
Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $35K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (40 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and make approximately $96K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Regarding salaries and education, Clark County pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — $37K.
In this position, it pays to have People Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $114K per year. A relatively widespread skill at Clark County is Project Management; roughly one in four of employees use it for work. Budget Management, Customer Service, and Customer Relations round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
Employees can save for retirement by joining one of several savings plans such as a defined benefit retirement plan and a company pension plan. Clark County provides health insurance to the vast majority of workers, and a large number of workers do receive dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are a defined benefit retirement plan, life insurance, a company cell phone, flexible hours, and public employees pension plan (pepp).