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Gerontology Schools
In Norwalk, Connecticut

There is only one gerontology school in Norwalk for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the gerontology academic community in Norwalk, and the future trends. Academia in gerontology includes gerontology training at the gerontology certificate level.


Professional Trends

Norwalk Vs. Connecticut Gerontology Employment

Norwalk 10,250
Connecticut 49,460

Exactly 10,250 of Connecticut's 49,460 gerontology professionals work in Norwalk. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of gerontology professionals in Norwalk has shrunk by 6%. As the employment for gerontology professionals in Norwalk has decreased, overall employment in Norwalk has also decreased.

Norwalk Vs. Connecticut Gerontology employment growth

49,140 48,520 49,530 50,100 49,460
10,940 10,370 10,380 10,470 10,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Norwalk

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Norwalk

$71,878 $72,435 $73,835 $73,830 $68,587
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Norwalk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Norwalk

In Norwalk, salaries for gerontology professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $68,587 per year was earned by gerontology professionals in Norwalk. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for gerontology professionals in Norwalk was $71,878 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Norwalk.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Norwalk

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Gerontology professionals make a median salary of $67,080 per year in Norwalk. The 10% of gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,080 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $89,190 per year.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Norwalk


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

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Norwalk


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

Gerontology Programs Offered In Norwalk


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

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Norwalk


Approximately 4 students graduated from gerontology courses in 2010.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Norwalk, Connecticut

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