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Gerontology Schools
In Springfield, Illinois

There is only one gerontology school in Springfield for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of gerontology and gerontology education in Springfield, which includes gerontology training at the gerontology masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Illinois Gerontology Employment

Springfield 3,520
Illinois 143,941

Of the 134,090 gerontology professionals employed in Illinois, 3,520 work in Springfield. The number of gerontology professionals in Springfield has grown by 15% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Springfield has also increased.

Springfield Vs. Illinois Gerontology employment growth

125,730 125,650 128,770 129,310 134,090
3,060 2,760 2,710 3,060 3,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$51,143 $53,787 $56,907 $58,340 $60,170
$38,260 $40,150 $41,300 $42,900 $44,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

As the number of gerontology professionals in Springfield has grown, salaries for gerontology professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $60,170 per year was earned by gerontology professionals in Springfield. Gerontology professionals in Springfield made a yearly average salary of $51,143, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of gerontology professionals in Springfield is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Springfield

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Gerontology professionals make a median salary of $55,253 per year in Springfield. The 10% of gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,197 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $89,410 per year.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Springfield


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

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Springfield


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

Gerontology Programs Offered In Springfield

No data at this time.

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

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Springfield

No data at this time.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Illinois

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