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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
45 to 54 Years
Worked Full Time, Year Round
White alone, not Hispanic
    Total 19,836 102 663 6,106 3,379 2,430 7,156 4,469 1,864 466 356
Without Earnings 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
With Earnings 19,836 102 663 6,106 3,379 2,430 7,156 4,469 1,864 466 356
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 80 0 6 28 10 6 30 25 0 0 5
  $2,500 to $4,999 44 0 3 14 3 14 10 10 0 0 0
  $5,000 to $7,499 71 5 4 23 13 3 23 21 2 0 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 105 2 13 47 16 13 14 11 2 1 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 282 1 31 131 65 12 42 33 3 3 3
  $12,500 to $14,999 179 11 16 90 18 11 32 23 8 2 0
  $15,000 to $17,499 434 8 44 203 80 39 60 47 11 1 2
  $17,500 to $19,999 357 6 23 168 51 57 51 46 5 0 0
  $20,000 to $22,499 713 14 36 368 121 90 83 70 6 5 2
  $22,500 to $24,999 492 1 41 240 88 72 50 34 14 2 0
  $25,000 to $27,499 824 4 53 412 174 80 102 77 24 1 0
  $27,500 to $29,999 513 3 33 223 114 75 65 51 12 0 2
  $30,000 to $32,499 1,152 11 69 479 215 153 225 183 35 4 4
  $32,500 to $34,999 407 2 18 176 98 54 58 46 12 0 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 1,074 8 53 450 198 186 178 130 35 9 5
  $37,500 to $39,999 452 3 26 185 93 62 82 68 15 0 0
  $40,000 to $42,499 1,251 3 33 474 258 169 314 233 66 8 7
  $42,500 to $44,999 306 4 9 107 64 47 75 61 11 1 2
  $45,000 to $47,499 775 0 16 285 164 105 205 145 47 9 3
  $47,500 to $49,999 422 0 7 164 85 52 115 70 36 6 3
  $50,000 to $52,499 1,274 2 32 361 249 176 454 313 113 18 10
  $52,500 to $54,999 287 0 16 80 51 42 98 56 37 1 3
  $55,000 to $57,499 530 1 7 109 112 83 218 136 70 5 7
  $57,500 to $59,999 230 1 0 66 44 36 82 49 25 5 3
  $60,000 to $62,499 850 4 9 215 128 124 370 245 105 13 7
  $62,500 to $64,999 177 0 4 31 43 21 78 44 21 3 9
  $65,000 to $67,499 624 0 10 137 123 89 264 190 56 10 9
  $67,500 to $69,999 155 1 6 38 22 19 68 46 19 2 2
  $70,000 to $72,499 606 2 11 157 90 78 268 164 66 19 19
  $72,500 to $74,999 125 0 0 28 12 22 63 43 14 3 3
  $75,000 to $77,499 474 0 7 95 73 48 251 165 70 9 7
  $77,500 to $79,999 135 0 4 22 24 24 61 36 21 1 4
  $80,000 to $82,499 479 0 6 77 67 94 234 140 71 9 14
  $82,500 to $84,999 81 0 0 6 14 10 50 25 20 4 1
  $85,000 to $87,499 272 0 0 32 43 41 155 86 47 7 16
  $87,500 to $89,999 106 0 0 14 10 28 54 25 24 2 3
  $90,000 to $92,499 340 0 3 53 39 47 197 114 65 11 8
  $92,500 to $94,999 64 0 0 7 11 7 39 19 17 2 2
  $95,000 to $97,499 162 1 2 20 27 17 95 63 24 2 5
  $97,500 to $99,999 93 0 0 15 19 10 49 26 9 9 4
  $100,000 and over 2,840 2 11 271 247 114 2,195 1,103 630 280 183
 Median earnings...(dollars) 49,916 27,004 30,977 37,491 45,166 46,702 71,249 65,143 77,310 100,000 100,000
    Standard error..(dollars) 338 4,076 520 409 751 653 441 1,075 1,669 (NA) (NA)
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 64,410 30,186 34,286 44,572 52,089 52,116 94,607 83,610 99,325 163,252 118,030
    Standard error..(dollars) 587 2,090 855 599 782 911 1,375 1,579 2,724 8,114 4,999
 Gini ratio 0.382 0.348 0.294 0.321 0.314 0.285 0.307 0.329 0.271 0.156 0.189
    Standard error 0.0065 0.0843 0.0300 0.0112 0.0147 0.0162 0.0102 0.0132 0.0199 0.0339 0.0435
 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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