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Gerontology Schools
In Long Beach, California

The city of Long Beach has only one school where gerontology faculty can find employment. The trends in Long Beach's gerontology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes gerontology training at the gerontology masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Long Beach Vs. California Gerontology Employment

Long Beach 87,310
California 327,590

Exactly 87,310 of California's 327,590 gerontology professionals work in Long Beach. Between 2006 and 2010, in Long Beach, there has been a 9% growth in the number of gerontology professionals. As the employment for gerontology professionals in Long Beach has increased, overall employment in Long Beach has also increased.

Long Beach Vs. California Gerontology employment growth

301,670 308,220 323,550 320,120 327,590
79,790 78,980 81,410 83,530 87,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Long Beach

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Long Beach

$69,504 $70,520 $70,922 $69,096 $71,192
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Long Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Long Beach

Salaries for gerontology professionals in Long Beach have increased. In 2010 gerontology professionals in Long Beach reportedly earned an average salary of $71,192 per year. Gerontology professionals in Long Beach made a yearly average salary of $69,504, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of gerontology professionals in Long Beach is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Long Beach

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Long Beach gerontology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $66,534. The 10% of gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,682 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $104,664 per year.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Long Beach


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

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Long Beach


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

Gerontology Programs Offered In Long Beach


Long Beach's gerontology school offers one gerontology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Long Beach


In 2010 approximately 2 students completed gerontology courses.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Long Beach, California

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