Gerontology Schools
In Wichita, Kansas

There is only one gerontology school in Wichita for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of gerontology and gerontology education in Wichita, which includes gerontology training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Gerontology
  • Masters degree in Gerontology


Professional Trends

Wichita Vs. Kansas Gerontology Employment

Wichita 7,840
Kansas 35,370

Exactly 7,840 of Kansas' 35,370 gerontology professionals work in Wichita. Between 2006 and 2010, in Wichita, there has been a 13% growth in the number of gerontology professionals. As the employment for gerontology professionals in Wichita has increased, overall employment in Wichita has also increased.

Wichita Vs. Kansas Gerontology employment growth

31,810 31,430 32,330 33,750 35,370
6,950 7,200 6,870 7,420 7,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Wichita

Gerontology VS. All professions salaries in Wichita

$44,967 $50,180 $52,383 $52,357 $54,323
$35,760 $36,710 $38,350 $39,110 $39,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology in Wichita
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wichita

In Wichita, salaries for gerontology professionals have increased. Wichita gerontology professionals made $54,323 per year, on average, in 2010. Gerontology professionals in Wichita made a yearly average salary of $44,967, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Wichita.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Wichita

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Wichita gerontology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $50,767. The difference in pay between the gerontology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 140%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,360 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $82,420 per year.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Wichita


On average gerontology professional salaries in Wichita are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Gerontology schools in Wichita


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

Gerontology Programs Offered In Wichita


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in gerontology offered by Wichita's gerontology schools.

Student Completed Gerontology Degrees In Wichita


Approximately 4 students graduated from gerontology courses in 2010.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Wichita, Kansas

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