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Gerontology Schools
In Tuscaloosa, Alabama

In Tuscaloosa, there is only one gerontology 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 Tuscaloosa, which encompasses gerontology training at the gerontology certificate level.


Professional Trends

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Gerontology Employment

Tuscaloosa 2,740
Alabama 48,310

Exactly 2,740 of the 48,310 gerontology professionals employed in Alabama, work in Tuscaloosa. There has been a 4% growth in the number of gerontology professionals in Tuscaloosa between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Tuscaloosa has decreased.

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Gerontology employment growth

46,830 49,160 46,620 47,650 48,310
2,640 2,630 2,570 No data 2,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Tuscaloosa

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Tuscaloosa

$49,913 $51,677 $52,080 No data $51,043
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Tuscaloosa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tuscaloosa

As the number of gerontology professionals in Tuscaloosa has grown, salaries for gerontology professionals have also increased. In 2010 Tuscaloosa gerontology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $51,043. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for gerontology professionals in Tuscaloosa was $49,913 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Tuscaloosa.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Tuscaloosa

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Gerontology professionals in Tuscaloosa make a median yearly salary of $48,733. The difference in pay between the gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 97%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $36,167 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $71,350 per year.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Tuscaloosa


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

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Tuscaloosa


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

Gerontology Programs Offered In Tuscaloosa

No data at this time.

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

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Tuscaloosa

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Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

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