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Gerontology Schools
In Las Cruces, New Mexico

There is only one gerontology school in Las Cruces for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of gerontology and gerontology education in Las Cruces, which includes gerontology training at the gerontology certificate level.


Professional Trends

Las Cruces Vs. New Mexico Gerontology Employment

Las Cruces 1,910
New Mexico 18,710

Exactly 1,910 of New Mexico's 18,710 gerontology professionals work in Las Cruces. The number of gerontology professionals in Las Cruces has grown by 62% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Las Cruces has also increased.

Las Cruces Vs. New Mexico Gerontology employment growth

15,830 15,410 16,620 16,040 18,710
1,180 1,210 1,280 1,840 1,910
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Las Cruces

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Las Cruces

$56,370 $56,723 $61,750 $65,497 $61,820
$31,250 $33,260 $35,580 $37,450 $38,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Las Cruces
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Las Cruces

As the number of gerontology professionals in Las Cruces has grown, salaries for gerontology professionals have also increased. Las Cruces gerontology professionals made $61,820 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for gerontology professionals in Las Cruces was $56,370 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of gerontology professionals in Las Cruces is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Las Cruces

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Gerontology professionals in Las Cruces make a median yearly salary of $56,077. The 10% of gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,287 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $93,180 per year.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Las Cruces


Las Cruces gerontology professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Las Cruces


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

Gerontology Programs Offered In Las Cruces

No data at this time.

There is one degree and certificate program in gerontology offered by Las Cruces' gerontology school.

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Las Cruces

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Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Las Cruces, New Mexico

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