Henderson, NV (population: 265,681) has one pharmacy school within its city limits. University of Southern Nevada has a total student population of 833. It is the 6526th highest ranked school in the USA and the 33rd highest in the state of Nevada (#1 is Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences).
Pharmacy students from Henderson schools who go on to become pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, pharmacy professionals, pharmacist in charges, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 267,860 people working as pharmacists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $106,630. Also, Pharmacy aides make on average $22,330 per year and there are about 52,230 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Las Vegas-Paradise area alone, there are 120 employed pharmacy aides earning an average salary of $22,150. Pharmacists in this area earn $107,390/yr and there are 1,780 employed.
Henderson lies in Clark county, which is one of the 8 counties in Nevada. Overall, the Las Vegas-Paradise area has 858,540 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $19.26/hr average worker wage, and a $40,070 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.078 out of every 1000 jobs in Henderson are held by pharmacists, and 0.141/1000 are held by pharmacy aides.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Southern Nevada ends up costing a student $/yr.