Gerontology Schools
In Merrillville, Indiana

In Merrillville, there is only one gerontology school where gerontology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the gerontology academic community in Merrillville, and the future trends. Academia in gerontology includes gerontology training at the gerontology associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Merrillville Vs. Indiana Gerontology Employment

Merrillville 7,570
Indiana 74,160

Exactly 7,570 of the 74,160 gerontology professionals employed in Indiana, work in Merrillville. Between 2006 and 2010, in Merrillville, there has been a 2% decline in the number of gerontology professionals. As the employment for gerontology professionals in Merrillville has decreased, overall employment in Merrillville has increased.

Merrillville Vs. Indiana Gerontology employment growth

64,800 69,000 68,710 70,180 74,160
7,740 7,310 7,080 7,390 7,570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Merrillville

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Merrillville

$72,505 $73,168 $57,560 $57,513 $57,053
$35,520 $37,010 $38,530 $38,920 $39,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Merrillville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Merrillville

Salaries for gerontology professionals in Merrillville have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $57,053 per year was earned by gerontology professionals in Merrillville. Four years earlier in 2006, gerontology professionals in Merrillville made an average salary of $72,505 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Merrillville.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Merrillville

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Merrillville gerontology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $51,320. The 10% of gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,150 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $81,807 per year.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Merrillville


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

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Merrillville


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

Gerontology Programs Offered In Merrillville

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

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Merrillville

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Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Merrillville, Indiana

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