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Gerontology Schools
In Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Gerontology faculty can choose to work at only one gerontology school in Hattiesburg. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the gerontology academic community in Hattiesburg, and the future trends. Academia in gerontology includes gerontology training at the gerontology masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Hattiesburg Vs. Mississippi Gerontology Employment

Hattiesburg 2,160
Mississippi 32,070

Exactly 2,160 of Mississippi's 32,070 gerontology professionals work in Hattiesburg. The number of gerontology professionals in Hattiesburg has grown by 7% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of gerontology professionals in Hattiesburg has increased, overall employment in Hattiesburg has also increased.

Hattiesburg Vs. Mississippi Gerontology employment growth

28,410 28,840 31,190 32,000 32,070
2,020 2,340 2,420 2,370 2,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Hattiesburg

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Hattiesburg

$48,700 $57,580 $52,920 $52,387 $62,265
$30,000 $30,920 $32,230 $32,600 $33,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Hattiesburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hattiesburg

In Hattiesburg, salaries for gerontology professionals have increased. In 2010 Hattiesburg gerontology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $62,265. Four years earlier in 2006, gerontology professionals in Hattiesburg made an average salary of $48,700 per year. The growth in the salary of gerontology professionals in Hattiesburg is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Hattiesburg

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Hattiesburg gerontology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $57,350. The 10% of gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,540 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 111% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Hattiesburg


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

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Hattiesburg


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

Gerontology Programs Offered In Hattiesburg

No data at this time.

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

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Hattiesburg

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Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Hattiesburg, Mississippi

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