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Gerontology Schools
In Sacramento, California

Gerontology faculty can choose to work at one of 3 gerontology schools in Sacramento. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the gerontology academic community in Sacramento, and the future trends. Academia in gerontology includes gerontology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Sacramento Vs. California Gerontology Employment

Sacramento 20,190
California 327,590

Exactly 20,190 of California's 327,590 gerontology professionals work in Sacramento. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of gerontology professionals in Sacramento has grown by 12%. As the employment for gerontology professionals in Sacramento has increased, overall employment in Sacramento has decreased.

Sacramento Vs. California Gerontology employment growth

301,670 308,220 323,550 320,120 327,590
18,100 18,150 19,590 20,780 20,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Sacramento

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Sacramento

$71,236 $74,408 $80,836 $83,726 $83,780
$43,640 $45,010 $46,980 $48,580 $50,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Sacramento
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sacramento

In Sacramento, salaries for gerontology professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $83,780 per year was earned by gerontology professionals in Sacramento. The average salary for gerontology professionals in Sacramento was $71,236 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Sacramento.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Sacramento

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90th percentile

Gerontology professionals in Sacramento make a median yearly salary of $81,012. The 10% of gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,998 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $107,502 per year.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Sacramento


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

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Sacramento


Many of Sacramento's gerontology professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited gerontology schools in the city.

Gerontology Programs Offered In Sacramento


Sacramento's gerontology schools offer 3 gerontology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Sacramento


In 2010 approximately 15 students graduated from gerontology courses.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Sacramento, California

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