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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 alone (1)
    Total 28,730 1,284 1,573 8,692 5,118 2,650 9,413 5,460 2,919 532 501
Without Earnings 8,800 660 819 3,129 1,629 680 1,881 1,204 545 73 59
With Earnings 19,930 623 754 5,563 3,488 1,970 7,531 4,256 2,374 459 442
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 648 43 29 181 108 67 221 121 81 7 12
  $2,500 to $4,999 477 13 37 154 88 42 143 96 46 0 1
  $5,000 to $7,499 591 40 46 202 116 42 145 94 34 6 11
  $7,500 to $9,999 401 18 38 158 59 27 100 64 31 0 4
  $10,000 to $12,499 750 58 38 275 132 71 175 100 60 10 6
  $12,500 to $14,999 514 31 41 181 82 51 128 90 31 4 3
  $15,000 to $17,499 722 58 60 261 100 66 177 110 49 13 4
  $17,500 to $19,999 458 28 33 226 62 32 78 40 30 4 3
  $20,000 to $22,499 982 57 59 351 183 93 239 168 63 1 7
  $22,500 to $24,999 586 18 39 238 148 66 78 64 6 4 4
  $25,000 to $27,499 879 57 39 317 179 113 175 139 32 2 2
  $27,500 to $29,999 506 34 29 162 108 55 119 91 23 2 3
  $30,000 to $32,499 1,136 46 52 450 239 112 236 192 41 1 2
  $32,500 to $34,999 293 14 19 97 56 41 67 41 22 3 2
  $35,000 to $37,499 877 13 22 339 208 85 211 164 46 0 1
  $37,500 to $39,999 380 21 18 143 67 28 103 66 19 3 15
  $40,000 to $42,499 972 25 20 289 207 137 294 177 93 14 10
  $42,500 to $44,999 243 2 4 78 54 34 71 42 18 6 6
  $45,000 to $47,499 662 8 23 128 134 119 250 130 101 9 10
  $47,500 to $49,999 296 4 4 73 83 25 107 48 57 2 0
  $50,000 to $52,499 1,035 2 17 332 180 132 371 216 133 11 11
  $52,500 to $54,999 189 1 4 51 36 20 77 39 29 0 9
  $55,000 to $57,499 443 1 20 101 73 34 214 128 74 4 9
  $57,500 to $59,999 169 0 2 35 20 19 94 57 33 0 3
  $60,000 to $62,499 760 3 18 172 127 84 356 204 121 10 20
  $62,500 to $64,999 175 1 0 24 38 32 80 37 36 3 4
  $65,000 to $67,499 344 2 8 66 69 27 172 100 51 12 10
  $67,500 to $69,999 120 0 5 27 26 12 51 19 26 1 4
  $70,000 to $72,499 398 6 1 67 67 31 226 114 90 5 17
  $72,500 to $74,999 89 0 0 14 23 13 39 12 18 4 5
  $75,000 to $77,499 360 3 3 41 49 39 226 133 72 14 7
  $77,500 to $79,999 110 0 0 28 24 15 43 26 14 3 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 329 1 6 35 33 17 236 108 107 7 14
  $82,500 to $84,999 90 0 3 16 11 14 46 25 18 3 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 189 0 2 25 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 $92,499 251 1 0 16 26 16 192 117 64 4 7
  $92,500 to $94,999 41 0 0 2 7 0 32 17 10 4 1
  $95,000 to $97,499 138 3 0 23 21 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 2,221 11 17 181 196 123 1,692 712 514 272 194
 Median earnings...(dollars) 38,443 20,978 22,341 30,420 36,002 39,549 57,342 51,043 60,741 100,000 85,356
    Standard error..(dollars) 519 610 778 232 397 1,453 829 421 561 (NA) 5,111
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 52,342 25,702 28,163 35,932 42,567 43,753 75,866 66,508 73,226 148,430 104,832
    Standard error..(dollars) 525 1,982 1,139 649 711 976 1,153 1,415 1,773 8,047 4,378
 Gini ratio 0.448 0.428 0.419 0.401 0.393 0.379 0.403 0.424 0.377 0.115 0.281
    Standard error 0.0066 0.0445 0.0327 0.0122 0.0147 0.0190 0.0101 0.0138 0.0178 0.0330 0.0382
 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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