Gerontology Schools
In Lexington, Kentucky

The city of Lexington has only one school where gerontology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in gerontology in the city of Lexington, which encompasses gerontology training at the gerontology phd degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Gerontology Employment

Lexington 8,280
Kentucky 53,980

Of the 53,980 gerontology professionals employed in Kentucky, 8,280 work in Lexington. There has been a 15% growth in the number of gerontology professionals in Lexington between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Lexington has also increased.

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Gerontology employment growth

45,480 47,300 48,700 51,500 53,980
7,190 7,550 7,460 7,740 8,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Lexington

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Lexington

$51,717 $57,360 $58,713 $57,382 $55,853
$36,110 $37,350 $38,510 $39,410 $39,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Lexington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lexington

Salaries for gerontology professionals in Lexington have increased. In 2010 Lexington gerontology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $55,853. Four years earlier in 2006, gerontology professionals in Lexington made an average salary of $51,717 per year. The growth in the salary of gerontology professionals in Lexington is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Lexington

10th percentile
$36,607
25th percentile
$43,017
50th percentile
$51,560
75th percentile
$65,753
90th percentile
$81,403

Lexington gerontology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $51,560. The 10% of gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $36,607 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 122% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Lexington

Nursing
$51,098
Gerontology
$55,853

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

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Lexington

1

Many of Lexington's gerontology professionals are graduates of the only accredited gerontology school in the city.

Gerontology Programs Offered In Lexington

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Lexington

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total2

In 2010 approximately 2 students completed gerontology courses.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Lexington, Kentucky

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