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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 34 Years
Total Work Experience
White alone, not Hispanic
    Total 24,190 182 1,069 6,336 4,827 2,470 9,307 6,660 2,042 390 216
Without Earnings 3,128 93 325 1,044 677 234 756 582 153 9 12
With Earnings 21,062 89 744 5,292 4,150 2,236 8,551 6,078 1,889 380 205
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 650 2 76 180 185 65 143 106 23 7 7
  $2,500 to $4,999 442 7 26 135 121 46 107 91 15 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 523 2 54 153 146 54 115 93 17 5 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 471 12 37 154 94 42 132 118 13 2 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 872 5 75 328 195 118 151 122 22 7 0
  $12,500 to $14,999 490 3 33 182 108 58 106 80 21 2 2
  $15,000 to $17,499 956 16 61 375 191 81 232 176 47 5 4
  $17,500 to $19,999 543 0 33 214 142 39 116 93 20 3 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 1,184 4 46 423 311 102 297 207 67 19 4
  $22,500 to $24,999 711 11 42 248 160 88 163 135 25 3 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 1,187 5 54 348 331 120 329 267 48 7 6
  $27,500 to $29,999 679 4 39 192 151 85 208 156 44 5 3
  $30,000 to $32,499 1,544 5 39 446 388 174 493 388 87 10 9
  $32,500 to $34,999 499 1 8 143 95 63 189 160 21 6 2
  $35,000 to $37,499 1,273 3 21 314 247 176 512 405 88 12 7
  $37,500 to $39,999 493 0 6 114 87 53 232 176 51 1 5
  $40,000 to $42,499 1,266 1 25 294 182 173 591 411 140 23 16
  $42,500 to $44,999 371 1 6 85 50 44 185 118 61 6 0
  $45,000 to $47,499 882 1 14 184 133 85 465 341 96 22 6
  $47,500 to $49,999 316 0 1 49 64 40 162 113 38 9 2
  $50,000 to $52,499 988 2 3 169 145 111 557 370 152 24 11
  $52,500 to $54,999 248 0 5 28 25 26 164 101 56 4 1
  $55,000 to $57,499 501 0 3 58 97 49 294 198 57 34 6
  $57,500 to $59,999 189 0 2 24 19 28 117 80 28 0 9
  $60,000 to $62,499 617 2 12 114 76 69 345 226 99 14 6
  $62,500 to $64,999 165 0 4 17 34 17 93 63 22 7 0
  $65,000 to $67,499 381 0 1 40 45 48 248 178 64 0 7
  $67,500 to $69,999 121 0 0 17 15 20 69 48 19 2 0
  $70,000 to $72,499 422 2 0 53 65 41 261 150 96 9 6
  $72,500 to $74,999 79 0 1 14 5 8 52 30 18 4 0
  $75,000 to $77,499 243 0 2 35 31 13 162 116 31 10 6
  $77,500 to $79,999 92 0 0 12 19 9 52 34 14 2 1
  $80,000 to $82,499 283 0 0 32 42 25 185 123 47 7 8
  $82,500 to $84,999 45 0 2 1 16 8 18 12 0 1 5
  $85,000 to $87,499 133 0 1 14 23 8 86 53 28 2 4
  $87,500 to $89,999 32 0 0 5 5 0 22 18 4 0 0
  $90,000 to $92,499 140 0 4 11 21 6 98 64 19 5 10
  $92,500 to $94,999 30 0 2 4 2 2 20 11 2 7 0
  $95,000 to $97,499 92 0 1 8 7 7 69 41 23 4 1
  $97,500 to $99,999 25 0 1 1 0 3 20 17 1 1 2
  $100,000 and over 883 0 6 76 79 30 692 389 163 91 49
 Median earnings...(dollars) 33,892 17,237 18,297 26,829 29,002 34,242 44,682 41,618 50,004 55,692 60,875
    Standard error..(dollars) 406 2,811 1,084 292 597 951 583 265 1,000 1,204 4,137
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 40,461 21,219 24,047 30,278 33,792 37,452 52,413 48,946 54,487 82,431 80,473
    Standard error..(dollars) 335 1,836 2,185 373 699 1,095 598 692 963 4,757 5,191
 Gini ratio 0.390 0.368 0.474 0.355 0.388 0.351 0.361 0.356 0.312 0.375 0.372
    Standard error 0.0062 0.0853 0.0474 0.0111 0.0139 0.0185 0.0096 0.0113 0.0192 0.0464 0.0611
 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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