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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
45 to 54 Years
Total Work Experience
White alone (1)
    Total 36,156 1,513 2,264 11,644 6,030 4,039 10,666 6,867 2,714 618 467
Without Earnings 6,229 511 773 2,282 987 513 1,162 837 249 46 30
With Earnings 29,927 1,002 1,491 9,362 5,042 3,525 9,504 6,031 2,465 572 437
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 626 33 61 193 113 73 153 111 31 6 5
  $2,500 to $4,999 615 53 50 205 128 71 108 81 22 1 5
  $5,000 to $7,499 707 59 64 242 105 99 138 100 36 0 1
  $7,500 to $9,999 617 50 75 254 87 58 93 67 23 3 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 1,062 81 92 391 227 117 154 118 27 6 5
  $12,500 to $14,999 548 57 60 219 76 51 85 67 14 2 2
  $15,000 to $17,499 1,211 87 118 504 211 87 205 170 28 3 3
  $17,500 to $19,999 730 50 67 316 115 82 100 84 15 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 1,571 150 134 653 247 179 207 155 33 16 3
  $22,500 to $24,999 816 43 74 363 142 101 93 62 24 3 4
  $25,000 to $27,499 1,267 50 83 574 240 126 195 139 47 5 4
  $27,500 to $29,999 744 28 48 340 152 88 88 61 22 2 4
  $30,000 to $32,499 1,754 76 122 677 318 235 326 264 55 4 4
  $32,500 to $34,999 570 18 31 230 124 75 92 72 20 0 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 1,444 37 73 595 264 220 255 179 62 9 5
  $37,500 to $39,999 569 11 33 228 113 71 113 92 20 0 0
  $40,000 to $42,499 1,591 25 59 567 316 218 407 304 87 9 7
  $42,500 to $44,999 414 10 12 137 79 56 119 89 24 1 5
  $45,000 to $47,499 978 17 28 328 205 128 272 198 59 11 4
  $47,500 to $49,999 538 5 14 193 107 66 154 89 54 6 4
  $50,000 to $52,499 1,571 14 50 436 292 228 551 371 140 24 16
  $52,500 to $54,999 345 2 19 99 55 45 125 66 53 2 4
  $55,000 to $57,499 666 12 10 138 123 102 281 175 91 5 9
  $57,500 to $59,999 276 3 4 77 50 43 100 61 29 7 3
  $60,000 to $62,499 1,023 10 15 249 148 145 456 299 126 21 11
  $62,500 to $64,999 202 3 4 36 47 23 90 51 26 3 9
  $65,000 to $67,499 711 0 10 156 148 100 297 211 63 13 10
  $67,500 to $69,999 194 1 11 39 27 25 91 57 29 3 2
  $70,000 to $72,499 709 2 13 182 103 90 319 195 82 19 24
  $72,500 to $74,999 147 0 2 36 15 22 72 47 19 3 3
  $75,000 to $77,499 550 1 10 113 82 51 293 191 77 13 12
  $77,500 to $79,999 152 0 4 22 25 26 76 44 26 1 4
  $80,000 to $82,499 560 4 9 87 83 109 269 158 78 11 22
  $82,500 to $84,999 90 0 2 6 18 12 53 26 22 4 1
  $85,000 to $87,499 334 0 8 38 68 49 171 94 53 8 16
  $87,500 to $89,999 115 0 0 17 12 28 59 27 26 2 3
  $90,000 to $92,499 375 2 5 62 42 49 216 127 66 15 8
  $92,500 to $94,999 66 0 0 8 11 7 41 19 18 2 2
  $95,000 to $97,499 180 1 2 28 32 17 101 65 26 2 7
  $97,500 to $99,999 99 0 0 16 19 13 52 28 10 9 4
  $100,000 and over 3,189 8 16 311 277 141 2,436 1,217 702 315 202
 Median earnings...(dollars) 40,176 20,510 23,322 31,577 37,239 40,348 61,846 56,085 67,749 100,000 91,486
    Standard error..(dollars) 152 296 731 200 454 414 298 619 1,763 (NA) 5,256
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 53,210 22,641 29,357 37,925 43,706 45,293 83,211 73,124 87,633 149,037 111,338
    Standard error..(dollars) 445 628 1,552 499 610 814 1,133 1,313 2,201 6,927 4,446
 Gini ratio 0.441 0.362 0.414 0.380 0.377 0.358 0.366 0.388 0.334 0.220 0.232
    Standard error 0.0054 0.0257 0.0271 0.0093 0.0119 0.0138 0.0090 0.0115 0.0174 0.0309 0.0393
 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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