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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
White alone (1)
    Total 129,365 5,746 8,649 38,416 22,353 12,971 41,230 26,951 10,440 2,191 1,648
Without Earnings 24,774 2,076 2,918 8,572 4,300 1,901 5,008 3,516 1,200 162 129
With Earnings 104,590 3,669 5,731 29,845 18,054 11,070 36,222 23,434 9,239 2,029 1,519
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 2,780 138 287 782 562 288 722 484 180 29 29
  $2,500 to $4,999 2,282 167 222 745 443 221 485 350 126 2 6
  $5,000 to $7,499 2,676 196 324 859 506 259 532 396 109 12 15
  $7,500 to $9,999 2,270 176 306 814 372 167 436 332 89 11 4
  $10,000 to $12,499 4,313 399 450 1,545 775 441 703 507 151 27 18
  $12,500 to $14,999 2,391 226 244 878 399 211 433 334 85 8 7
  $15,000 to $17,499 4,490 377 505 1,686 718 365 838 637 152 29 19
  $17,500 to $19,999 2,781 230 280 1,174 487 217 394 307 76 8 3
  $20,000 to $22,499 5,766 483 526 2,170 1,041 544 1,002 759 184 44 16
  $22,500 to $24,999 3,087 138 274 1,256 612 351 456 352 78 13 13
  $25,000 to $27,499 4,957 194 316 1,881 1,076 500 988 776 178 18 16
  $27,500 to $29,999 2,742 106 208 990 562 322 555 416 113 15 12
  $30,000 to $32,499 6,529 238 418 2,336 1,312 772 1,452 1,155 250 27 19
  $32,500 to $34,999 1,982 70 89 695 409 247 470 361 88 11 10
  $35,000 to $37,499 5,252 112 225 1,824 1,018 697 1,377 1,051 274 29 22
  $37,500 to $39,999 2,086 45 91 702 386 237 624 468 124 8 24
  $40,000 to $42,499 5,503 93 227 1,644 984 749 1,805 1,260 438 59 48
  $42,500 to $44,999 1,514 35 38 425 294 188 534 353 138 26 17
  $45,000 to $47,499 3,640 39 105 931 711 475 1,380 943 351 53 33
  $47,500 to $49,999 1,676 12 32 457 340 213 622 376 197 31 18
  $50,000 to $52,499 5,109 37 112 1,334 901 643 2,083 1,365 575 83 60
  $52,500 to $54,999 1,132 12 41 266 179 131 502 303 170 9 19
  $55,000 to $57,499 2,329 27 54 464 410 291 1,084 685 311 56 31
  $57,500 to $59,999 937 3 14 210 122 137 451 288 132 12 20
  $60,000 to $62,499 3,468 28 77 774 539 449 1,600 1,008 481 69 42
  $62,500 to $64,999 728 7 11 109 149 100 352 209 111 18 14
  $65,000 to $67,499 2,061 4 29 415 346 250 1,019 700 247 37 35
  $67,500 to $69,999 663 5 20 113 106 86 333 208 102 11 11
  $70,000 to $72,499 2,326 15 26 437 372 247 1,229 750 362 56 61
  $72,500 to $74,999 483 0 6 97 65 66 249 139 79 14 17
  $75,000 to $77,499 1,668 5 25 283 234 154 967 624 253 45 45
  $77,500 to $79,999 475 0 14 86 90 62 224 129 73 16 6
  $80,000 to $82,499 1,706 10 21 237 237 206 996 579 318 39 60
  $82,500 to $84,999 326 0 10 37 56 47 176 93 62 12 9
  $85,000 to $87,499 925 2 15 103 150 99 556 330 169 26 30
  $87,500 to $89,999 309 1 2 39 42 38 188 108 64 5 11
  $90,000 to $92,499 1,119 4 14 130 124 111 736 451 214 34 37
  $92,500 to $94,999 186 1 4 20 20 15 126 69 32 15 10
  $95,000 to $97,499 581 5 8 74 79 42 373 218 124 10 22
  $97,500 to $99,999 221 0 1 23 37 30 129 79 28 13 9
  $100,000 and over 9,118 30 62 798 784 403 7,041 3,482 1,953 987 619
 Median earnings...(dollars) 36,545 19,185 21,174 30,152 33,473 37,259 53,595 50,183 60,274 94,190 81,977
    Standard error..(dollars) 86 368 201 103 458 211 530 157 286 4,030 1,976
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 48,432 22,082 26,092 34,979 40,170 42,655 71,605 63,304 74,323 131,263 103,432
    Standard error..(dollars) 211 459 604 246 322 456 492 555 914 3,478 2,518
 Gini ratio 0.434 0.373 0.418 0.380 0.388 0.360 0.390 0.400 0.358 0.213 0.280
    Standard error 0.0029 0.0148 0.0130 0.0051 0.0064 0.0079 0.0047 0.0059 0.0091 0.0169 0.0211
 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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