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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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 131,194 5,834 8,838 38,877 22,817 13,149 41,679 27,255 10,545 2,215 1,664
Without Earnings 25,190 2,111 2,995 8,696 4,389 1,939 5,060 3,557 1,209 165 129
With Earnings 106,004 3,723 5,843 30,181 18,428 11,211 36,618 23,697 9,335 2,051 1,535
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 2,834 143 298 795 579 289 730 488 180 32 31
  $2,500 to $4,999 2,327 169 231 754 457 225 491 353 129 2 6
  $5,000 to $7,499 2,724 199 327 871 519 263 545 409 109 12 15
  $7,500 to $9,999 2,309 176 314 818 386 174 441 337 90 11 4
  $10,000 to $12,499 4,385 405 467 1,559 795 446 713 512 156 27 18
  $12,500 to $14,999 2,432 227 249 888 415 214 439 338 86 8 7
  $15,000 to $17,499 4,556 389 508 1,714 731 368 845 643 153 30 19
  $17,500 to $19,999 2,830 233 290 1,188 500 220 399 312 76 8 3
  $20,000 to $22,499 5,854 487 541 2,200 1,066 546 1,014 766 187 44 16
  $22,500 to $24,999 3,144 141 281 1,269 630 361 463 359 78 13 13
  $25,000 to $27,499 5,029 197 318 1,908 1,102 502 1,002 784 183 18 16
  $27,500 to $29,999 2,770 110 211 996 567 328 558 419 113 15 12
  $30,000 to $32,499 6,611 238 423 2,355 1,342 783 1,469 1,168 253 29 19
  $32,500 to $34,999 2,013 71 90 700 422 253 477 365 90 13 10
  $35,000 to $37,499 5,320 113 228 1,841 1,038 702 1,397 1,068 278 29 22
  $37,500 to $39,999 2,116 46 91 714 399 238 628 468 126 9 24
  $40,000 to $42,499 5,578 95 228 1,668 1,000 762 1,826 1,274 445 59 48
  $42,500 to $44,999 1,527 35 38 427 296 191 541 354 141 29 17
  $45,000 to $47,499 3,679 39 107 945 723 476 1,388 947 354 53 34
  $47,500 to $49,999 1,702 13 32 462 344 221 631 384 197 31 18
  $50,000 to $52,499 5,150 37 113 1,345 912 645 2,097 1,375 578 84 60
  $52,500 to $54,999 1,156 12 43 269 184 133 516 315 172 9 19
  $55,000 to $57,499 2,358 27 56 470 415 293 1,097 692 317 58 31
  $57,500 to $59,999 943 3 14 211 124 139 453 290 132 12 20
  $60,000 to $62,499 3,510 28 77 783 547 462 1,612 1,016 483 69 44
  $62,500 to $64,999 738 7 11 109 151 100 359 214 112 18 14
  $65,000 to $67,499 2,076 4 29 415 350 251 1,027 705 250 37 35
  $67,500 to $69,999 667 5 20 113 107 86 336 211 102 11 11
  $70,000 to $72,499 2,353 15 26 444 376 254 1,238 756 365 56 61
  $72,500 to $74,999 489 0 6 98 65 67 252 141 80 14 17
  $75,000 to $77,499 1,692 5 25 289 239 157 977 632 255 45 45
  $77,500 to $79,999 480 0 14 86 93 63 224 129 73 16 6
  $80,000 to $82,499 1,726 10 21 242 244 206 1,004 586 318 40 60
  $82,500 to $84,999 326 0 10 37 56 47 176 93 62 12 9
  $85,000 to $87,499 942 2 15 107 153 100 565 337 172 26 30
  $87,500 to $89,999 310 1 2 39 42 39 188 108 64 5 11
  $90,000 to $92,499 1,128 4 14 130 126 115 740 455 214 34 37
  $92,500 to $94,999 189 1 4 21 20 15 128 70 32 15 10
  $95,000 to $97,499 590 5 8 76 81 43 378 218 128 11 22
  $97,500 to $99,999 223 0 1 23 37 30 131 81 28 13 9
  $100,000 and over 9,218 30 62 801 795 406 7,123 3,525 1,975 994 628
 Median earnings...(dollars) 36,496 19,146 21,096 30,137 33,246 37,258 53,543 50,182 60,237 93,820 82,035
    Standard error..(dollars) 86 365 198 103 449 211 518 156 336 3,830 2,011
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 48,351 22,032 25,947 34,964 40,073 42,634 71,551 63,264 74,386 130,718 103,216
    Standard error..(dollars) 209 453 594 245 322 452 489 550 920 3,448 2,498
 Gini ratio 0.434 0.374 0.419 0.380 0.389 0.359 0.390 0.400 0.359 0.214 0.282
    Standard error 0.0029 0.0147 0.0129 0.0051 0.0064 0.0079 0.0047 0.0059 0.0091 0.0168 0.0210
 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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