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Gerontology Schools
In Fountain Valley, California

There is only one gerontology school in Fountain Valley for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in gerontology in the city of Fountain Valley, which encompasses gerontology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Fountain Valley Vs. California Gerontology Employment

Fountain Valley 29,540
California 327,590

Exactly 29,540 of California's 327,590 gerontology professionals work in Fountain Valley. There has been a 25% growth in the number of gerontology professionals in Fountain Valley between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Fountain Valley has decreased.

Fountain Valley Vs. California Gerontology employment growth

301,670 308,220 323,550 320,120 327,590
23,640 22,500 28,010 25,600 29,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Fountain Valley

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Fountain Valley

$69,098 $67,952 $71,070 $73,560 $71,036
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Fountain Valley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fountain Valley

In Fountain Valley, salaries for gerontology professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $71,036 per year was earned by gerontology professionals in Fountain Valley. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for gerontology professionals in Fountain Valley was $69,098 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Fountain Valley.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Fountain Valley

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Gerontology professionals in Fountain Valley earn a median salary of $65,708 per year. The difference in pay between the gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 162%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,238 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $108,142 per year.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Fountain Valley


On average gerontology professional salaries in Fountain Valley are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Fountain Valley


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

Gerontology Programs Offered In Fountain Valley


Fountain Valley's gerontology schools offer 2 gerontology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Fountain Valley


Approximately 10 students graduated from gerontology courses in 2010.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Fountain Valley, California

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