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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
25 to 64 Years
Total Work Experience
All Races
    Total 160,497 6,782 11,443 47,844 28,280 15,767 50,381 32,800 12,850 2,634 2,098
Without Earnings 32,214 2,560 4,192 11,137 5,578 2,380 6,367 4,462 1,516 213 177
With Earnings 128,283 4,222 7,251 36,707 22,702 13,387 44,014 28,338 11,334 2,421 1,921
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 3,472 173 400 994 716 355 834 556 213 34 31
  $2,500 to $4,999 2,848 191 312 915 585 258 586 421 155 2 8
  $5,000 to $7,499 3,454 228 438 1,100 687 312 689 514 137 20 18
  $7,500 to $9,999 2,907 203 401 1,079 484 210 529 400 109 13 8
  $10,000 to $12,499 5,503 480 591 1,973 994 554 911 647 217 28 19
  $12,500 to $14,999 3,014 262 327 1,130 511 268 515 397 98 10 9
  $15,000 to $17,499 5,588 452 629 2,192 894 432 989 746 186 34 22
  $17,500 to $19,999 3,582 258 376 1,514 665 278 491 388 91 10 3
  $20,000 to $22,499 7,257 527 679 2,792 1,370 682 1,207 922 210 50 24
  $22,500 to $24,999 3,895 154 325 1,594 783 449 590 431 122 17 21
  $25,000 to $27,499 6,311 225 420 2,391 1,421 646 1,208 945 220 22 21
  $27,500 to $29,999 3,439 125 253 1,255 723 421 661 502 130 18 12
  $30,000 to $32,499 8,081 262 507 2,840 1,686 956 1,831 1,433 334 37 26
  $32,500 to $34,999 2,471 75 104 862 532 312 587 448 110 14 15
  $35,000 to $37,499 6,474 133 256 2,234 1,295 842 1,713 1,318 332 34 29
  $37,500 to $39,999 2,498 50 99 834 491 279 745 551 154 10 30
  $40,000 to $42,499 6,853 106 279 2,005 1,284 910 2,269 1,613 511 72 73
  $42,500 to $44,999 1,735 36 44 472 340 218 624 416 158 32 19
  $45,000 to $47,499 4,420 48 135 1,069 892 545 1,732 1,190 424 66 51
  $47,500 to $49,999 2,035 13 38 541 394 269 781 481 241 37 23
  $50,000 to $52,499 6,183 44 136 1,554 1,114 780 2,555 1,643 720 110 83
  $52,500 to $54,999 1,365 14 48 322 228 160 593 360 193 16 24
  $55,000 to $57,499 2,807 29 63 551 479 338 1,347 833 403 69 41
  $57,500 to $59,999 1,069 5 14 235 143 148 525 346 142 17 20
  $60,000 to $62,499 4,222 28 83 926 673 530 1,982 1,243 595 88 56
  $62,500 to $64,999 841 7 13 120 165 120 415 247 134 20 14
  $65,000 to $67,499 2,400 4 30 451 401 299 1,215 812 312 47 44
  $67,500 to $69,999 751 5 20 122 128 92 384 241 117 14 12
  $70,000 to $72,499 2,774 17 28 495 441 289 1,505 914 458 65 69
  $72,500 to $74,999 568 0 6 105 77 72 307 161 114 15 18
  $75,000 to $77,499 2,010 6 28 321 270 175 1,208 761 315 69 63
  $77,500 to $79,999 550 0 15 101 107 73 254 141 90 16 7
  $80,000 to $82,499 2,026 10 21 263 279 239 1,214 717 378 47 72
  $82,500 to $84,999 394 0 13 37 69 53 223 128 70 15 10
  $85,000 to $87,499 1,099 3 15 121 160 100 700 402 232 28 38
  $87,500 to $89,999 351 1 2 39 45 39 225 128 79 7 11
  $90,000 to $92,499 1,348 4 15 145 145 134 905 518 283 43 62
  $92,500 to $94,999 216 1 4 21 22 16 152 91 34 17 10
  $95,000 to $97,499 681 5 8 80 90 47 452 249 153 17 33
  $97,500 to $99,999 243 0 1 25 42 34 142 87 28 13 14
  $100,000 and over 10,547 34 72 889 879 453 8,220 4,001 2,335 1,126 758
 Median earnings...(dollars) 35,896 18,670 20,554 28,854 32,251 36,666 52,461 49,229 60,245 90,310 81,637
    Standard error..(dollars) 77 352 175 213 125 192 239 489 258 2,861 855
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 47,156 21,757 25,133 34,013 39,037 41,717 70,025 61,786 72,867 127,146 102,804
    Standard error..(dollars) 186 418 558 224 295 394 432 484 793 3,128 2,337
 Gini ratio 0.433 0.377 0.426 0.382 0.388 0.358 0.390 0.395 0.357 0.230 0.282
    Standard error 0.0026 0.0138 0.0120 0.0047 0.0058 0.0072 0.0043 0.0054 0.0082 0.0157 0.0188
 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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