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Gerontology Schools
In San Francisco, California

The city of San Francisco has only one school where gerontology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of gerontology and gerontology education in San Francisco, which includes gerontology training at the gerontology masters degree level.


Professional Trends

San Francisco Vs. California Gerontology Employment

San Francisco 24,990
California 327,590

Exactly 24,990 of the 327,590 gerontology professionals employed in California, work in San Francisco. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of gerontology professionals in San Francisco has grown by 12%. As the employment for gerontology professionals in San Francisco has increased, overall employment in San Francisco has also increased.

San Francisco Vs. California Gerontology employment growth

301,670 308,220 323,550 320,120 327,590
22,250 23,040 23,650 23,110 24,990
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Francisco

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in San Francisco

$78,345 $79,685 $81,790 $81,866 $81,908
$54,770 $57,810 $60,430 $61,940 $63,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in San Francisco
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Francisco

In San Francisco, salaries for gerontology professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $81,908 per year was earned by gerontology professionals in San Francisco. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for gerontology professionals in San Francisco was $78,345 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in San Francisco.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in San Francisco

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90th percentile

Gerontology professionals make a median salary of $76,024 per year in San Francisco. The 10% of gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,022 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 164% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in San Francisco


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

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in San Francisco


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

Gerontology Programs Offered In San Francisco


San Francisco's gerontology school offers one gerontology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In San Francisco


In 2010 approximately 15 students graduated from gerontology courses.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in San Francisco, California

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