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Gerontology Schools
In Berkeley, California

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


Professional Trends

Berkeley Vs. California Gerontology Employment

Berkeley 24,680
California 327,590

Exactly 24,680 of California's 327,590 gerontology professionals work in Berkeley. There has been a 5% growth in the number of gerontology professionals in Berkeley between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of gerontology professionals in Berkeley has increased, overall employment in Berkeley has also increased.

Berkeley Vs. California Gerontology employment growth

301,670 308,220 323,550 320,120 327,590
23,420 23,340 24,880 25,380 24,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Berkeley

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Berkeley

$87,010 $79,305 $92,234 $97,196 $85,975
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Berkeley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Berkeley

In Berkeley, salaries for gerontology professionals have decreased. In 2010 gerontology professionals in Berkeley reportedly earned an average salary of $85,975 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for gerontology professionals in Berkeley was $87,010 per year. The decline in the salary of gerontology professionals in Berkeley is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Berkeley

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Gerontology professionals in Berkeley make a median yearly salary of $82,732. The difference in pay between the gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 147%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $50,205 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $124,185 per year.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Berkeley


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

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Berkeley


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

Gerontology Programs Offered In Berkeley

No data at this time.

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

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Berkeley

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Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Berkeley, California

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