Gerontology Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

There are 3 gerontology schools in Detroit for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in gerontology in the city of Detroit, which encompasses gerontology training at the following levels:

  • Gerontology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Gerontology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Gerontology Employment

Detroit 23,300
Michigan 110,670

Exactly 23,300 of the 110,670 gerontology professionals employed in Michigan, work in Detroit. The number of gerontology professionals in Detroit has grown by 3% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of gerontology professionals in Detroit has increased, overall employment in Detroit has also increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Gerontology employment growth

105,590 106,400 110,360 109,510 110,670
22,620 22,250 20,320 23,420 23,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$68,390 $62,936 $64,840 $62,115 $65,745
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

In Detroit, salaries for gerontology professionals have decreased. In 2010 gerontology professionals in Detroit reportedly earned an average salary of $65,745 per year. The average salary for gerontology professionals in Detroit was $68,390 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Detroit.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Detroit

10th percentile
$40,685
25th percentile
$49,970
50th percentile
$61,898
75th percentile
$78,495
90th percentile
$94,518

Gerontology professionals in Detroit earn a median salary of $61,898 per year. The 10% of gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,685 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $94,518 per year.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Detroit

Nursing
$61,672
Gerontology
$65,745

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

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Detroit

3

There are 3 accredited gerontology schools in the city. Many of Detroit's gerontology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Gerontology Programs Offered In Detroit

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total4

Detroit's gerontology schools offer 4 gerontology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Detroit

associate
5
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
10
Total15

Approximately 15 students completed gerontology courses in 2010.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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