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PINC-03. Educational Attainment--People 25 Years Old and Over, by Total Money Earnings in 2008, Work Experience in 2008, Age, Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands. People 25 years old and over as of March of the following year. A.O.I.C. stands for alone or in combination)

      College
    High School   Bachelor´s Degree or More
Total Less Than 9th Grade 9th to 12th Nongrad Graduate (Incl Ged) Some College No Degree Associate Degree Total Bachelor´s Degree Master´s Degree Professional Degree Doctorate Degree
Both Sexes
Total 25 Years and Over
Total Work Experience
White alone (1)
    Total 162,079 8,895 11,973 50,589 27,358 14,750 48,515 31,250 12,452 2,710 2,102
Without Earnings 50,825 4,957 5,809 18,639 8,152 3,241 10,027 6,632 2,571 427 398
With Earnings 111,254 3,938 6,164 31,950 19,206 11,508 38,488 24,618 9,882 2,283 1,705
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 3,534 174 353 1,034 681 337 954 595 284 40 35
  $2,500 to $4,999 2,785 193 260 945 513 252 622 423 176 11 12
  $5,000 to $7,499 3,154 219 367 1,008 601 286 673 485 148 18 22
  $7,500 to $9,999 2,583 194 321 917 442 201 508 377 109 12 9
  $10,000 to $12,499 4,854 429 506 1,742 862 473 841 589 182 36 33
  $12,500 to $14,999 2,639 244 263 981 451 224 476 362 95 9 10
  $15,000 to $17,499 4,840 395 529 1,834 776 386 920 694 172 31 23
  $17,500 to $19,999 2,953 249 296 1,256 506 220 427 326 84 12 5
  $20,000 to $22,499 6,092 493 547 2,271 1,110 570 1,102 825 212 48 17
  $22,500 to $24,999 3,195 140 289 1,300 637 357 472 362 82 13 15
  $25,000 to $27,499 5,184 198 335 1,953 1,122 521 1,054 825 186 28 16
  $27,500 to $29,999 2,820 109 208 1,029 580 323 571 428 117 15 12
  $30,000 to $32,499 6,824 269 452 2,428 1,357 797 1,521 1,196 272 30 22
  $32,500 to $34,999 2,050 72 92 724 421 250 491 371 96 13 10
  $35,000 to $37,499 5,381 115 234 1,887 1,040 706 1,399 1,067 278 29 25
  $37,500 to $39,999 2,172 48 95 722 420 252 635 473 124 11 27
  $40,000 to $42,499 5,679 95 238 1,704 1,017 760 1,865 1,291 457 59 58
  $42,500 to $44,999 1,567 36 38 433 304 201 555 367 143 26 17
  $45,000 to $47,499 3,778 41 111 972 737 490 1,428 967 358 61 41
  $47,500 to $49,999 1,723 12 32 470 352 221 636 386 197 31 22
  $50,000 to $52,499 5,362 45 118 1,383 946 655 2,215 1,431 612 103 69
  $52,500 to $54,999 1,159 13 43 277 180 131 515 309 177 9 19
  $55,000 to $57,499 2,410 27 54 482 430 297 1,120 706 320 56 38
  $57,500 to $59,999 971 3 14 212 128 138 476 302 138 15 21
  $60,000 to $62,499 3,584 28 80 799 554 457 1,665 1,052 489 80 45
  $62,500 to $64,999 763 7 11 118 159 100 368 223 113 18 14
  $65,000 to $67,499 2,135 4 33 435 356 257 1,049 722 250 42 35
  $67,500 to $69,999 679 5 20 115 106 87 345 211 106 12 15
  $70,000 to $72,499 2,421 15 28 457 386 252 1,282 780 376 60 67
  $72,500 to $74,999 510 0 6 105 75 66 259 141 80 21 17
  $75,000 to $77,499 1,758 5 25 299 257 160 1,012 645 262 55 50
  $77,500 to $79,999 495 0 17 95 92 65 228 133 73 16 6
  $80,000 to $82,499 1,784 11 23 253 245 212 1,040 597 335 43 64
  $82,500 to $84,999 329 0 10 37 56 48 177 94 62 12 9
  $85,000 to $87,499 948 2 15 106 154 103 569 330 176 29 33
  $87,500 to $89,999 311 1 2 41 42 38 188 108 64 5 11
  $90,000 to $92,499 1,165 4 16 135 133 111 766 465 222 36 42
  $92,500 to $94,999 192 1 4 20 20 15 132 69 37 15 11
  $95,000 to $97,499 598 5 8 83 82 42 378 219 127 10 22
  $97,500 to $99,999 224 0 1 23 37 30 133 79 30 13 10
  $100,000 and over 9,648 37 68 865 837 415 7,425 3,593 2,058 1,097 677
 Median earnings...(dollars) 35,985 18,715 20,845 29,284 32,434 36,975 52,367 49,354 58,550 92,092 80,998
    Standard error..(dollars) 87 352 201 243 228 212 124 568 1,003 3,088 895
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 47,734 21,895 25,630 34,513 39,726 42,108 70,571 62,383 72,454 128,492 100,317
    Standard error..(dollars) 205 447 570 251 327 444 476 540 871 3,236 2,386
 Gini ratio 0.443 0.385 0.427 0.395 0.399 0.366 0.399 0.407 0.374 0.221 0.294
    Standard error 0.0028 0.0145 0.0125 0.0050 0.0063 0.0078 0.0046 0.0058 0.0088 0.0159 0.0199
 B-Cell 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249 1,249

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