Gerontology Schools
In Atlanta, Georgia

The city of Atlanta has only one school where gerontology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the gerontology academic community in Atlanta, and the future trends. Academia in gerontology includes gerontology training at the following levels:

  • Gerontology Certificate
  • Masters degree in Gerontology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Gerontology Employment

Atlanta 47,100
Georgia 88,430

Of the 88,430 gerontology professionals employed in Georgia, 47,100 work in Atlanta. There has been a 15% growth in the number of gerontology professionals in Atlanta between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for gerontology professionals in Atlanta has increased, overall employment in Atlanta has also increased.

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Gerontology employment growth

77,940 80,200 83,650 85,820 88,430
40,940 39,990 42,790 45,100 47,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Atlanta

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Atlanta

$61,380 $63,868 $71,984 $72,760 $73,372
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Atlanta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Atlanta

In Atlanta, salaries for gerontology professionals have increased. In 2010 gerontology professionals in Atlanta reportedly earned an average salary of $73,372 per year. Gerontology professionals in Atlanta made a yearly average salary of $61,380, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of gerontology professionals in Atlanta is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Atlanta

10th percentile
$46,218
25th percentile
$54,478
50th percentile
$68,432
75th percentile
$86,268
90th percentile
$108,002

Gerontology professionals in Atlanta make a median yearly salary of $68,432. The 10% of gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $46,218 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 134% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Atlanta

Nursing
$63,032
Gerontology
$73,372

On average gerontology professionals in Atlanta earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Atlanta.

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Atlanta

1

There is only one accredited gerontology school in the city. Many of Atlanta's gerontology professionals are graduates of this school.

Gerontology Programs Offered In Atlanta

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

Atlanta's gerontology schools offer 2 gerontology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Atlanta

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
7
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total8

In 2010 approximately 8 students completed gerontology courses.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Atlanta, Georgia

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

Currently we are in the process of collecting data for the number of gerontology faculty in Atlanta, growth in the field of gerontology academia and faculty salaries in Atlanta. If you are involved in teaching gerontology courses to students at the certificate in gerontology, and masters degree in gerontology levels, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of gerontology in Atlanta. Once you have submitted your information, you will be able to view a summary of some of the data we have collected so far.

Schools

Career Index

Your free online education database