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Gerontology Schools
In Moorhead, Minnesota

The city of Moorhead has only one school where gerontology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in gerontology in the city of Moorhead, which encompasses gerontology training at the gerontology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Moorhead Vs. Minnesota Gerontology Employment

Moorhead 2,450
Minnesota 82,320

Of the 82,320 gerontology professionals employed in Minnesota, 2,450 work in Moorhead. The number of gerontology professionals in Moorhead has grown by 390% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for gerontology professionals in Moorhead has increased, overall employment in Moorhead has also increased.

Moorhead Vs. Minnesota Gerontology employment growth

73,280 79,090 84,010 84,470 82,320
500 2,940 1,700 2,530 2,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Minnesota
  • Dark Yellow: Moorhead

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Moorhead

$45,475 $48,977 $51,383 $53,037 $54,400
$34,040 $34,940 $36,500 $36,960 $37,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Moorhead
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Moorhead

As the number of gerontology professionals in Moorhead has grown, salaries for gerontology professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $54,400 per year was earned by gerontology professionals in Moorhead. The average salary for gerontology professionals in Moorhead was $45,475 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Moorhead.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Moorhead

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Gerontology professionals in Moorhead earn a median salary of $50,420 per year. The difference in pay between the gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 118%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,690 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $77,877 per year.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Moorhead


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

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Moorhead


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

Gerontology Programs Offered In Moorhead


There is one degree and certificate program in gerontology offered by Moorhead's gerontology school.

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Moorhead


Approximately 5 students completed gerontology courses in 2010.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Moorhead, Minnesota

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