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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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
Asian alone (3)
    Total 9,120 629 449 1,772 897 604 4,769 2,881 1,252 285 351
Without Earnings 2,664 391 202 673 228 149 1,021 710 222 45 44
With Earnings 6,456 239 247 1,098 669 455 3,748 2,171 1,030 240 307
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 136 14 7 30 17 11 57 45 12 0 0
  $2,500 to $4,999 136 13 18 26 31 2 45 32 11 0 2
  $5,000 to $7,499 158 15 7 31 25 6 74 47 13 8 6
  $7,500 to $9,999 128 9 9 45 18 3 44 27 15 0 2
  $10,000 to $12,499 311 34 32 68 36 14 127 84 37 2 4
  $12,500 to $14,999 138 16 10 44 19 17 32 21 7 2 2
  $15,000 to $17,499 232 19 20 89 24 14 67 39 21 4 3
  $17,500 to $19,999 164 16 16 48 11 14 59 46 11 2 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 305 22 25 108 43 29 78 65 9 0 4
  $22,500 to $24,999 166 7 9 47 29 10 64 37 15 4 7
  $25,000 to $27,499 268 14 14 73 39 26 102 71 26 2 4
  $27,500 to $29,999 134 9 10 39 16 21 39 27 9 2 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 394 13 20 86 63 41 172 115 43 8 5
  $32,500 to $34,999 96 1 3 25 14 16 36 28 4 0 4
  $35,000 to $37,499 260 8 3 72 40 21 117 89 20 3 4
  $37,500 to $39,999 75 2 1 22 6 8 36 22 8 1 6
  $40,000 to $42,499 340 8 14 89 32 29 167 124 9 12 22
  $42,500 to $44,999 57 0 5 3 6 10 33 20 8 3 2
  $45,000 to $47,499 215 6 4 20 23 20 143 96 27 6 14
  $47,500 to $49,999 67 0 2 5 9 6 45 25 14 4 2
  $50,000 to $52,499 337 2 6 30 44 36 219 122 63 20 14
  $52,500 to $54,999 58 2 1 6 12 6 32 20 9 3 0
  $55,000 to $57,499 154 3 1 13 9 12 117 62 43 4 7
  $57,500 to $59,999 32 0 0 7 3 0 22 20 2 0 0
  $60,000 to $62,499 234 0 5 24 13 26 166 104 50 6 7
  $62,500 to $64,999 34 0 2 1 0 4 27 19 7 1 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 118 0 0 6 9 13 89 43 36 3 7
  $67,500 to $69,999 19 0 0 0 1 0 18 9 8 0 1
  $70,000 to $72,499 193 2 0 11 17 8 155 92 51 7 5
  $72,500 to $74,999 44 0 0 0 10 1 32 12 20 0 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 140 0 0 3 6 4 127 72 28 16 11
  $77,500 to $79,999 17 0 1 2 0 0 13 7 5 0 2
  $80,000 to $82,499 158 0 0 6 13 8 131 73 45 2 12
  $82,500 to $84,999 25 0 0 0 1 0 24 22 2 0 1
  $85,000 to $87,499 89 1 0 3 0 0 84 47 30 2 5
  $87,500 to $89,999 18 0 0 0 0 0 17 10 5 2 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 110 0 1 1 6 2 99 25 50 6 19
  $92,500 to $94,999 9 0 0 0 0 0 8 7 0 2 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 50 0 0 4 3 2 42 16 16 2 8
  $97,500 to $99,999 9 0 0 0 0 0 9 5 0 0 4
  $100,000 and over 829 3 1 13 20 14 778 322 242 104 110
 Median earnings...(dollars) 40,922 17,244 20,550 25,508 31,046 35,231 56,833 50,477 66,556 77,203 81,145
    Standard error..(dollars) 353 1,300 1,061 730 616 1,705 1,031 756 2,065 7,456 5,004
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 54,431 20,700 23,171 30,747 37,832 40,461 70,240 59,799 72,019 117,090 101,487
    Standard error..(dollars) 970 1,982 1,256 1,651 2,195 1,771 1,449 1,659 2,169 9,548 7,085
 Gini ratio 0.435 0.390 0.361 0.386 0.419 0.331 0.379 0.386 0.338 0.255 0.353
    Standard error 0.0120 0.0568 0.0526 0.0351 0.0396 0.0423 0.0151 0.0197 0.0275 0.0548 0.0506
 B-Cell 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430 1,430

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