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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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 29,049 1,301 1,603 8,786 5,190 2,686 9,483 5,494 2,944 538 508
Without Earnings 8,919 670 837 3,166 1,657 695 1,895 1,213 550 73 59
With Earnings 20,129 631 766 5,620 3,533 1,991 7,588 4,281 2,394 465 449
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 661 43 31 181 113 67 226 122 81 10 14
  $2,500 to $4,999 482 13 38 155 88 42 144 98 46 0 1
  $5,000 to $7,499 596 40 46 202 117 44 146 96 34 6 11
  $7,500 to $9,999 405 18 38 160 62 27 100 64 31 0 4
  $10,000 to $12,499 756 58 38 279 135 71 176 100 60 10 6
  $12,500 to $14,999 524 31 41 185 85 51 131 91 33 4 3
  $15,000 to $17,499 736 62 60 264 102 68 179 112 49 14 4
  $17,500 to $19,999 466 28 36 230 63 32 78 41 30 4 3
  $20,000 to $22,499 988 57 61 354 183 93 240 168 63 1 8
  $22,500 to $24,999 591 18 39 240 148 69 78 64 6 4 4
  $25,000 to $27,499 890 57 39 320 182 114 179 141 34 2 2
  $27,500 to $29,999 510 34 30 164 108 55 119 91 23 2 3
  $30,000 to $32,499 1,145 46 52 457 240 112 238 192 41 3 2
  $32,500 to $34,999 296 14 19 97 56 42 69 42 22 3 2
  $35,000 to $37,499 884 13 22 340 212 85 211 164 46 1 1
  $37,500 to $39,999 384 22 18 145 68 28 103 67 19 3 15
  $40,000 to $42,499 979 25 20 289 210 140 295 178 93 14 10
  $42,500 to $44,999 245 2 4 80 54 34 72 43 18 6 6
  $45,000 to $47,499 668 8 23 132 136 119 250 130 102 9 10
  $47,500 to $49,999 299 6 4 74 83 25 107 48 57 2 0
  $50,000 to $52,499 1,043 2 19 332 184 134 373 218 133 11 11
  $52,500 to $54,999 189 1 4 51 36 20 78 39 30 0 9
  $55,000 to $57,499 448 1 20 103 74 36 216 128 75 4 9
  $57,500 to $59,999 171 0 2 35 20 21 94 57 33 0 3
  $60,000 to $62,499 767 3 18 172 129 85 360 206 122 10 22
  $62,500 to $64,999 176 1 0 24 38 32 82 39 36 3 4
  $65,000 to $67,499 350 2 8 66 72 27 175 100 53 12 10
  $67,500 to $69,999 120 0 5 27 26 12 51 19 26 1 4
  $70,000 to $72,499 403 6 1 70 67 31 228 114 92 5 17
  $72,500 to $74,999 91 0 0 14 23 13 41 14 18 4 5
  $75,000 to $77,499 362 3 3 41 50 39 227 133 74 14 7
  $77,500 to $79,999 112 0 0 28 26 15 43 26 14 3 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 332 1 6 37 33 17 237 109 107 7 14
  $82,500 to $84,999 90 0 3 16 11 14 46 25 18 3 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 192 0 2 28 27 19 116 68 34 7 7
  $87,500 to $89,999 64 0 0 1 13 6 45 26 14 1 4
  $90,000 to $92,499 252 1 0 16 26 17 192 117 64 4 7
  $92,500 to $94,999 42 0 0 3 7 0 32 17 10 4 1
  $95,000 to $97,499 142 3 0 24 23 6 85 43 29 3 9
  $97,500 to $99,999 40 0 0 5 9 5 22 17 5 0 1
  $100,000 and over 2,236 11 17 182 197 123 1,705 716 521 273 196
 Median earnings...(dollars) 38,377 20,935 22,259 30,419 36,007 39,521 57,337 51,027 60,806 100,000 82,460
    Standard error..(dollars) 515 613 742 229 392 1,453 826 419 562 (NA) 4,981
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 52,242 25,691 28,050 35,950 42,489 43,686 75,744 66,441 73,255 146,934 104,034
    Standard error..(dollars) 520 1,959 1,125 644 704 967 1,145 1,409 1,760 7,979 4,332
 Gini ratio 0.448 0.428 0.420 0.401 0.393 0.379 0.403 0.424 0.376 0.128 0.284
    Standard error 0.0066 0.0441 0.0325 0.0121 0.0145 0.0189 0.0101 0.0137 0.0177 0.0328 0.0380
 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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