Gerontology Schools
In Jonesboro, Arkansas

The city of Jonesboro has only one school where gerontology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of gerontology and gerontology education in Jonesboro, which includes gerontology training at the gerontology certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Jonesboro Vs. Arkansas Gerontology Employment

Jonesboro 1,110
Arkansas 30,480

Of the 30,480 gerontology professionals employed in Arkansas, 1,110 work in Jonesboro. There has been a 17% decline in the number of gerontology professionals in Jonesboro between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of gerontology professionals in Jonesboro has decreased, overall employment in Jonesboro has increased.

Jonesboro Vs. Arkansas Gerontology employment growth

28,230 30,110 30,800 30,620 30,480
1,330 1,300 1,230 1,190 1,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arkansas
  • Dark Yellow: Jonesboro

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Jonesboro

$40,807 $44,003 $44,363 $45,450 $47,600
$28,390 $30,120 $31,300 $32,550 $33,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Jonesboro
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jonesboro

In Jonesboro, salaries for gerontology professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $47,600 per year was earned by gerontology professionals in Jonesboro. The average salary for gerontology professionals in Jonesboro was $40,807 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Jonesboro.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Jonesboro

10th percentile
$35,530
25th percentile
$39,803
50th percentile
$45,700
75th percentile
$54,210
90th percentile
$63,967

Gerontology professionals in Jonesboro earn a median salary of $45,700 per year. The 10% of gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,530 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 80% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Jonesboro

Nursing
$44,233
Gerontology
$47,600

On average gerontology professional salaries in Jonesboro are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Jonesboro

1

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

Gerontology Programs Offered In Jonesboro

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

Jonesboro's gerontology school offers one gerontology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Jonesboro

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

In 2010 approximately 1 students completed gerontology courses.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Jonesboro, Arkansas

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