Gerontology Schools
In Springfield, Missouri

The city of Springfield has only one school where gerontology faculty can find employment. The trends in Springfield's gerontology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes gerontology training at the gerontology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Missouri Gerontology Employment

Springfield 6,160
Missouri 75,020

Exactly 6,160 of the 75,020 gerontology professionals employed in Missouri, work in Springfield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of gerontology professionals in Springfield has grown by 1402%. As the employment for gerontology professionals in Springfield has increased, overall employment in Springfield has also increased.

Springfield Vs. Missouri Gerontology employment growth

65,570 65,690 68,800 71,630 75,020
410 4,890 5,170 5,520 6,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$47,995 $48,713 $46,467 $47,653 $50,360
$31,300 $32,220 $33,840 $34,490 $35,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

As the number of gerontology professionals in Springfield has grown, salaries for gerontology professionals have also increased. Springfield gerontology professionals made $50,360 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, gerontology professionals in Springfield made an average salary of $47,995 per year. The growth in the salary of gerontology professionals in Springfield is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Springfield

10th percentile
$30,977
25th percentile
$37,447
50th percentile
$49,183
75th percentile
$60,813
90th percentile
$73,040

Gerontology professionals make a median salary of $49,183 per year in Springfield. The 10% of gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,977 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 136% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Springfield

Nursing
$44,613
Gerontology
$50,360

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

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

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Springfield

associate
0
bachelor
7
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total7

Approximately 7 students completed gerontology courses in 2010.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Missouri

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