About Mercury, NV
Mercury, NV is located in Nye County in the state of Nevada.
The total population for Nye County is about 6,999.
The Average Home Value is $107,930 for Nye County, which is roughly 100% lower than the Average Home Value of $222,488 for the state of Nevada, and roughly 100% lower than the National Average of $188,692.
The Median Income Per Household is about $0, which is roughly 100% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $58,782 for the state of Nevada, and roughly 100% lower higher than the National Average of $57,518.
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Catherine Cortez Masto
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NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Mercury specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Nye County: About 4.24074 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)
Average # of Violent Crimes for Nye County: About 166.545 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)
Nye County is about 7% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 42% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.
Nevada is ranked #19 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 55.81 out of 100.
Wage PoliciesOverall Wage Policy Score: 62.43
The average living wage for the state of Nevada is $30.4/hr, while the states minimum wage is $9.75/hr, which can be set above the state standard, and is extended to farm workers. This gives Nevada a minimum wage score of 53.11 compared to all other states.
The minimum wage for tipped employees is $9.75/hr, which gives Nevada a minimum wage for tipped employees score of 100 compared to all other states.
The weekly unemployment (UI) benefit for Nevada is $202.80, resulting in a UI benefit score of 45.07 compared to all other states.
Worker Protection PoliciesOverall Worker Protection Score: 71.43
✓ Nevada does offer protections for workplace breastfeeding.
✓ Nevada does mandate equal pay across gender and race.
✓ Nevada does prohibit pay secrecy practices in the workplace.
X Nevada does restrict access to salary history to reduce gender and racial bias.
X Nevada does provide some form of paid family leave.
X Nevada does provide some form of paid sick leave.
X Nevada does not provide flexible scheduling of worker shifts.
X Nevada does not mandate pay reporting or "call-in" pay by employers.
X Nevada does not provide split shift pay regulation.
X Nevada does not provide workers advanced notice of shift scheduling.
✓ Nevada does provide some form of sexual harassment protection in state law.
X Nevada does extend workers compensation mandates to farmworkers.
✓ Nevada does not extend worker protections to domestic workers.
Right To Organize PoliciesOverall Right To Organize Score: 70
X Nevada does legalize project labor agreements to ensure a fair wage to workers on contract.
✓ Nevada does not protect workers against wage theft retaliation.
✓ Nevada does partially require collective bargaining for public workers.
✓ Nevada does provide collective bargaining for teachers.
✓ Nevada does provide wage negotiations for teachers.
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Additional Location DetailsZip Code(s): 89060
TimeZone: Pacific (GMT -08:00)
Daylight Saving: Yes
Average Elevation: 3786.0 ft.
Area Code(s): 775, 702