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Gerontology Schools
In Irvine, California

The city of Irvine has only one school where gerontology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the gerontology academic community in Irvine, and the future trends. Academia in gerontology includes gerontology training at the gerontology certificate level.


Professional Trends

Irvine Vs. California Gerontology Employment

Irvine 29,540
California 327,590

Exactly 29,540 of California's 327,590 gerontology professionals work in Irvine. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of gerontology professionals in Irvine has grown by 25%. As the number of gerontology professionals in Irvine has increased, overall employment in Irvine has decreased.

Irvine 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: Irvine

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Irvine

$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 Irvine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Irvine

In Irvine, salaries for gerontology professionals have increased. In 2010 gerontology professionals in Irvine reportedly earned an average salary of $71,036 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, gerontology professionals in Irvine made an average salary of $69,098 per year. The growth in the salary of gerontology professionals in Irvine is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Irvine

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Gerontology professionals in Irvine make a median yearly salary of $65,708. The 10% of gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,238 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 162% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Irvine


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

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Irvine


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

Gerontology Programs Offered In Irvine


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

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Irvine


Approximately 2 students graduated from gerontology courses in 2010.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Irvine, California

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