Gerontology Schools
In San Diego, California

Gerontology faculty can choose to work at one of 2 gerontology schools in San Diego. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in gerontology in the city of San Diego, which encompasses gerontology training at the following levels:

  • Gerontology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Gerontology
  • Bachelors degree in Gerontology
  • Masters degree in Gerontology


Statistics

Professional Trends

San Diego Vs. California Gerontology Employment

San Diego 30,690
California 327,590

Of the 327,590 gerontology professionals employed in California, 30,690 work in San Diego. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of gerontology professionals in San Diego has grown by 8%. As the number of gerontology professionals in San Diego has increased, overall employment in San Diego has also increased.

San Diego Vs. California Gerontology employment growth

301,670 308,220 323,550 320,120 327,590
28,410 30,520 34,100 29,860 30,690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Diego

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in San Diego

$70,476 $71,804 $73,992 $74,316 $77,724
$43,600 $45,210 $47,250 $48,860 $50,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in San Diego
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Diego

Salaries for gerontology professionals in San Diego have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $77,724 per year was earned by gerontology professionals in San Diego. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for gerontology professionals in San Diego was $70,476 per year. The growth in the salary of gerontology professionals in San Diego is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in San Diego

10th percentile
$47,228
25th percentile
$58,716
50th percentile
$73,538
75th percentile
$90,696
90th percentile
$97,342

Gerontology professionals in San Diego earn a median salary of $73,538 per year. The 10% of gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,228 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 106% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in San Diego

Nursing
$69,022
Gerontology
$77,724

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

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in San Diego

2

Many of San Diego's gerontology professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited gerontology schools in the city.

Gerontology Programs Offered In San Diego

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in gerontology offered by San Diego's gerontology schools.

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In San Diego

associate
0
bachelor
13
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total15

Approximately 15 students graduated from gerontology courses in 2010.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in San Diego, California

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The number of gerontology faculty, growth in the field of gerontology academia and gerontology faculty salaries in San Diego, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching gerontology courses to students at the certificate in gerontology, associates degree in gerontology, bachelors degree 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 San Diego. The data we have gathered thus far will be available for you to view once you have submitted your information.

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