Gerontology Schools
In Springfield, Massachusetts

The city of Springfield 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 Springfield, which includes gerontology training at the gerontology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Massachusetts Gerontology Employment

Springfield 9,280
Massachusetts 120,710

Exactly 9,280 of the 120,710 gerontology professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Springfield. The number of gerontology professionals in Springfield has grown by 9% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Springfield has also increased.

Springfield Vs. Massachusetts Gerontology employment growth

106,770 107,870 114,090 116,760 120,710
8,500 8,850 9,020 8,900 9,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$61,540 $86,073 $68,700 $73,650 $71,703
$39,790 $40,910 $42,280 $43,250 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

Salaries for gerontology professionals in Springfield have increased. In 2010 Springfield gerontology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $71,703. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for gerontology professionals in Springfield was $61,540 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Springfield.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Springfield

10th percentile
$41,683
25th percentile
$53,007
50th percentile
$63,833
75th percentile
$81,653
90th percentile
$73,730

Gerontology professionals in Springfield earn a median salary of $63,833 per year. The difference in pay between the gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 77%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,683 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $73,730 per year.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Springfield

Nursing
$64,905
Gerontology
$71,703

Gerontology professional salaries in Springfield are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Springfield

1

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

Gerontology Programs Offered In Springfield

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in gerontology offered by Springfield's gerontology school.

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Springfield

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Approximately 1 students graduated from gerontology courses in 2010.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Massachusetts

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