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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
Black alone (2)
    Total 19,369 421 2,009 6,945 4,207 1,854 3,932 2,647 1,044 137 103
Without Earnings 4,866 234 971 1,931 929 310 490 340 121 15 14
With Earnings 14,502 186 1,038 5,014 3,278 1,544 3,443 2,307 923 123 89
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 474 15 86 152 115 56 50 30 18 2 0
  $2,500 to $4,999 354 6 57 121 90 29 51 36 16 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 521 12 87 183 124 41 74 58 16 0 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 427 11 72 200 69 31 45 35 6 2 2
  $10,000 to $12,499 740 31 85 321 148 85 69 48 21 0 0
  $12,500 to $14,999 409 16 67 184 69 33 41 36 5 0 0
  $15,000 to $17,499 705 22 93 355 118 43 73 62 11 0 0
  $17,500 to $19,999 552 5 63 266 145 37 35 29 6 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 1,008 14 101 450 243 98 102 80 13 6 4
  $22,500 to $24,999 539 2 34 260 112 72 60 32 27 0 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 929 11 81 374 263 100 100 86 11 2 2
  $27,500 to $29,999 490 5 28 202 131 62 62 53 8 1 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 992 9 54 370 254 118 187 148 36 0 2
  $32,500 to $34,999 331 1 9 131 88 35 66 51 14 2 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 836 8 21 305 201 114 187 151 31 1 3
  $37,500 to $39,999 279 2 6 90 82 28 71 54 17 0 0
  $40,000 to $42,499 871 2 29 231 237 108 263 202 58 2 2
  $42,500 to $44,999 136 2 1 41 32 15 46 39 6 0 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 481 3 21 89 134 44 189 139 43 6 2
  $47,500 to $49,999 231 0 4 66 33 38 90 62 27 0 1
  $50,000 to $52,499 645 5 17 167 147 91 220 132 73 6 9
  $52,500 to $54,999 138 0 2 45 27 23 40 20 12 4 5
  $55,000 to $57,499 273 0 6 62 49 30 125 71 44 7 4
  $57,500 to $59,999 82 2 0 17 15 7 40 28 7 5 0
  $60,000 to $62,499 437 0 0 106 105 35 191 115 63 9 4
  $62,500 to $64,999 62 0 0 9 12 15 26 12 13 1 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 176 0 2 26 33 31 85 56 23 4 2
  $67,500 to $69,999 59 0 0 7 19 5 28 20 5 3 0
  $70,000 to $72,499 207 0 0 34 37 23 113 64 40 3 6
  $72,500 to $74,999 34 0 0 6 1 4 23 8 14 0 1
  $75,000 to $77,499 158 0 3 28 22 7 98 53 31 7 7
  $77,500 to $79,999 44 0 0 10 11 8 15 4 10 0 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 139 0 0 13 22 25 79 57 14 6 2
  $82,500 to $84,999 34 0 2 0 8 4 20 13 6 0 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 60 0 0 10 3 1 46 17 28 0 1
  $87,500 to $89,999 18 0 0 0 3 0 15 7 8 0 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 101 0 0 15 12 14 60 34 19 3 4
  $92,500 to $94,999 15 0 0 0 2 0 13 11 2 0 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 37 0 0 1 5 2 29 12 9 5 4
  $97,500 to $99,999 12 0 0 2 5 4 2 1 0 0 1
  $100,000 and over 466 2 6 66 51 28 312 141 114 36 22
 Median earnings...(dollars) 30,259 15,196 16,736 25,103 30,109 31,828 46,844 42,034 52,481 69,227 71,270
    Standard error..(dollars) 181 1,060 518 322 444 496 463 356 1,729 5,253 6,764
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 36,053 18,630 21,297 29,347 32,502 35,724 54,740 48,330 59,273 112,145 94,589
    Standard error..(dollars) 423 1,319 2,111 668 474 819 1,124 1,032 1,744 16,534 14,416
 Gini ratio 0.399 0.386 0.462 0.374 0.343 0.348 0.354 0.338 0.321 0.322 0.334
    Standard error 0.0079 0.0616 0.0526 0.0141 0.0144 0.0218 0.0159 0.0187 0.0289 0.0864 0.1022
 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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