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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
35 to 44 Years
Total Work Experience
White alone (1)
    Total 32,775 1,576 2,353 9,314 5,289 3,355 10,886 7,197 2,629 605 454
Without Earnings 5,070 455 663 1,626 809 412 1,105 806 247 25 27
With Earnings 27,705 1,121 1,691 7,689 4,480 2,943 9,781 6,391 2,382 580 427
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 685 40 80 179 118 69 199 143 42 9 5
  $2,500 to $4,999 568 54 72 196 78 54 115 74 40 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 600 47 89 192 108 53 110 86 21 0 3
  $7,500 to $9,999 557 47 82 181 114 34 99 73 20 6 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 1,153 127 142 404 161 120 199 148 40 4 8
  $12,500 to $14,999 598 77 53 227 112 36 93 76 17 0 0
  $15,000 to $17,499 1,099 101 135 385 164 113 200 158 26 8 9
  $17,500 to $19,999 799 99 104 318 141 46 90 79 11 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 1,396 162 145 506 229 143 212 182 20 8 2
  $22,500 to $24,999 724 40 69 307 122 86 100 72 21 3 4
  $25,000 to $27,499 1,278 46 90 534 245 120 244 190 49 4 2
  $27,500 to $29,999 625 28 49 234 126 73 115 88 24 2 2
  $30,000 to $32,499 1,634 80 140 586 281 203 344 272 61 7 4
  $32,500 to $34,999 510 21 21 184 114 62 109 77 23 1 7
  $35,000 to $37,499 1,349 34 71 459 259 184 342 252 75 6 9
  $37,500 to $39,999 552 5 25 185 102 77 157 116 32 4 5
  $40,000 to $42,499 1,411 20 91 410 236 193 460 325 109 10 15
  $42,500 to $44,999 398 14 8 116 74 51 135 82 35 13 6
  $45,000 to $47,499 993 9 36 250 206 134 359 247 88 11 12
  $47,500 to $49,999 454 1 10 117 78 76 172 104 43 13 12
  $50,000 to $52,499 1,350 13 30 340 262 159 545 369 131 23 22
  $52,500 to $54,999 319 9 11 84 55 35 125 88 30 3 4
  $55,000 to $57,499 649 14 17 147 107 92 272 168 84 12 7
  $57,500 to $59,999 269 0 6 63 31 46 123 77 37 5 5
  $60,000 to $62,499 965 5 23 212 172 140 413 256 131 21 5
  $62,500 to $64,999 167 3 2 28 28 25 82 50 27 3 1
  $65,000 to $67,499 568 2 6 136 78 73 273 189 63 12 8
  $67,500 to $69,999 206 1 4 23 37 28 114 80 24 4 6
  $70,000 to $72,499 760 6 11 132 128 81 401 279 88 21 15
  $72,500 to $74,999 161 0 1 33 22 22 83 50 20 4 9
  $75,000 to $77,499 494 0 10 92 67 47 279 180 70 8 21
  $77,500 to $79,999 120 0 10 24 22 12 52 24 19 9 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 508 3 6 75 75 49 300 185 85 15 15
  $82,500 to $84,999 96 0 3 11 12 13 56 30 20 5 2
  $85,000 to $87,499 252 2 3 25 31 22 170 107 53 6 4
  $87,500 to $89,999 93 1 2 15 9 4 61 36 19 2 4
  $90,000 to $92,499 335 1 4 40 32 39 219 133 64 9 12
  $92,500 to $94,999 49 1 2 6 0 6 33 21 2 3 7
  $95,000 to $97,499 161 1 5 14 16 11 114 65 45 0 4
  $97,500 to $99,999 53 0 0 2 8 8 35 16 13 3 3
  $100,000 and over 2,747 8 20 219 220 104 2,176 1,143 559 306 168
 Median earnings...(dollars) 38,759 19,215 21,505 30,780 36,222 39,920 59,425 52,371 62,115 100,000 81,113
    Standard error..(dollars) 422 474 396 209 361 712 929 582 784 (NA) 4,385
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 50,937 22,133 26,264 36,184 42,322 44,013 76,128 67,837 78,189 137,479 105,335
    Standard error..(dollars) 422 742 648 486 668 911 979 1,083 1,828 6,745 5,634
 Gini ratio 0.430 0.368 0.407 0.376 0.379 0.348 0.375 0.386 0.346 0.171 0.275
    Standard error 0.0056 0.0270 0.0212 0.0099 0.0128 0.0153 0.0089 0.0111 0.0178 0.0314 0.0401
 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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