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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
55 to 64 Years
Total Work Experience
All Races
    Total 34,289 1,610 2,195 10,372 6,108 3,146 10,858 6,375 3,301 612 570
Without Earnings 10,953 839 1,187 3,808 2,017 832 2,271 1,487 624 88 72
With Earnings 23,336 772 1,008 6,564 4,091 2,314 8,587 4,888 2,676 524 499
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 761 47 52 203 127 81 251 130 95 11 14
  $2,500 to $4,999 588 22 52 187 107 48 171 116 53 0 1
  $5,000 to $7,499 700 55 63 227 141 53 161 104 36 10 11
  $7,500 to $9,999 484 22 45 208 70 33 107 66 37 0 4
  $10,000 to $12,499 906 81 57 324 158 87 199 120 63 10 6
  $12,500 to $14,999 611 39 54 211 100 58 149 106 36 4 3
  $15,000 to $17,499 867 72 86 329 119 75 187 119 51 14 4
  $17,500 to $19,999 596 38 48 291 79 43 97 56 33 4 3
  $20,000 to $22,499 1,147 62 78 427 214 102 265 185 68 2 9
  $22,500 to $24,999 674 23 46 264 169 77 95 75 12 4 4
  $25,000 to $27,499 1,073 69 53 395 208 136 213 166 42 4 2
  $27,500 to $29,999 610 44 39 206 122 68 131 100 25 4 3
  $30,000 to $32,499 1,336 52 70 523 278 134 279 223 48 5 2
  $32,500 to $34,999 354 16 21 123 63 50 83 50 26 4 2
  $35,000 to $37,499 1,046 16 32 401 249 102 245 193 49 2 1
  $37,500 to $39,999 438 22 18 168 79 31 120 77 24 3 16
  $40,000 to $42,499 1,182 36 28 354 247 172 346 222 100 14 10
  $42,500 to $44,999 283 3 4 86 67 43 80 47 21 6 6
  $45,000 to $47,499 768 9 28 148 155 132 297 163 109 12 12
  $47,500 to $49,999 337 6 6 84 93 27 121 58 60 3 1
  $50,000 to $52,499 1,236 4 27 360 232 158 455 274 157 11 13
  $52,500 to $54,999 218 1 5 53 46 25 87 41 33 2 11
  $55,000 to $57,499 514 1 21 109 90 36 257 145 95 6 12
  $57,500 to $59,999 194 0 2 44 22 21 105 64 35 2 3
  $60,000 to $62,499 888 3 19 194 147 100 426 253 137 12 24
  $62,500 to $64,999 206 1 2 24 43 38 98 44 47 3 4
  $65,000 to $67,499 395 2 10 73 81 34 195 111 60 12 12
  $67,500 to $69,999 134 0 5 30 29 12 58 25 27 1 5
  $70,000 to $72,499 449 6 1 85 73 34 250 129 97 7 17
  $72,500 to $74,999 98 0 0 15 25 13 45 14 23 4 5
  $75,000 to $77,499 401 3 3 47 53 44 250 146 79 17 8
  $77,500 to $79,999 115 0 0 31 26 15 43 26 14 3 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 380 1 6 43 41 23 266 122 116 13 14
  $82,500 to $84,999 96 0 4 16 14 14 48 27 18 3 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 216 0 2 36 28 19 131 74 42 7 8
  $87,500 to $89,999 74 0 0 1 15 6 52 26 21 1 4
  $90,000 to $92,499 288 1 1 17 30 23 215 123 72 8 12
  $92,500 to $94,999 43 0 0 3 7 0 33 18 10 4 1
  $95,000 to $97,499 155 3 0 24 26 6 96 44 34 5 13
  $97,500 to $99,999 44 0 0 6 10 5 22 17 5 0 1
  $100,000 and over 2,431 14 20 196 210 134 1,859 786 567 287 218
 Median earnings...(dollars) 37,292 20,438 21,509 30,056 35,898 38,347 56,505 50,599 60,549 100,000 86,951
    Standard error..(dollars) 204 684 570 340 359 1,495 504 357 528 (NA) 5,051
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 50,947 24,894 29,306 35,338 41,741 43,062 74,270 64,807 72,604 141,584 105,255
    Standard error..(dollars) 476 1,687 2,154 605 634 882 1,047 1,262 1,622 7,569 4,051
 Gini ratio 0.449 0.420 0.472 0.400 0.388 0.378 0.403 0.419 0.376 0.165 0.277
    Standard error 0.0061 0.0382 0.0372 0.0113 0.0134 0.0176 0.0095 0.0129 0.0168 0.0316 0.0362
 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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Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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