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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
White alone, not Hispanic
    Total 25,977 514 1,216 7,997 4,743 2,488 9,019 5,196 2,816 513 494
Without Earnings 7,810 333 660 2,876 1,518 640 1,784 1,134 521 73 56
With Earnings 18,166 181 556 5,121 3,224 1,849 7,235 4,062 2,295 441 438
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 600 21 24 171 106 62 216 115 81 7 12
  $2,500 to $4,999 424 1 27 141 81 37 137 90 46 0 1
  $5,000 to $7,499 525 14 33 191 110 42 136 87 32 6 11
  $7,500 to $9,999 356 5 23 149 55 26 98 62 31 0 4
  $10,000 to $12,499 647 17 28 255 119 60 167 94 59 9 6
  $12,500 to $14,999 451 5 32 172 74 50 118 80 31 4 3
  $15,000 to $17,499 584 19 36 220 83 60 166 101 49 12 4
  $17,500 to $19,999 380 0 21 199 57 29 74 38 29 4 3
  $20,000 to $22,499 833 2 40 311 161 90 229 159 62 1 7
  $22,500 to $24,999 524 7 21 228 135 59 73 61 4 4 4
  $25,000 to $27,499 772 14 30 293 160 109 166 133 29 2 2
  $27,500 to $29,999 442 11 25 150 99 52 105 79 22 2 3
  $30,000 to $32,499 1,031 19 41 414 222 108 227 185 40 0 2
  $32,500 to $34,999 256 3 17 91 47 38 60 34 22 3 2
  $35,000 to $37,499 798 4 17 311 192 76 198 152 45 0 1
  $37,500 to $39,999 336 10 14 127 60 27 97 61 19 3 15
  $40,000 to $42,499 886 9 16 259 191 128 283 173 91 8 10
  $42,500 to $44,999 220 0 4 68 47 30 71 41 18 6 6
  $45,000 to $47,499 623 3 16 125 125 111 243 125 99 9 10
  $47,500 to $49,999 275 1 4 65 80 23 102 45 56 2 0
  $50,000 to $52,499 970 0 9 315 174 125 348 203 123 11 11
  $52,500 to $54,999 177 0 4 45 33 20 75 39 28 0 9
  $55,000 to $57,499 410 0 14 93 67 32 204 122 70 4 8
  $57,500 to $59,999 164 0 2 32 20 19 91 57 31 0 3
  $60,000 to $62,499 730 0 18 161 117 83 351 201 120 10 20
  $62,500 to $64,999 170 0 0 22 38 32 78 35 36 3 4
  $65,000 to $67,499 325 2 8 63 60 26 167 94 51 12 10
  $67,500 to $69,999 115 0 3 27 24 12 49 19 25 1 4
  $70,000 to $72,499 381 5 1 60 66 27 221 111 90 5 16
  $72,500 to $74,999 83 0 0 14 22 10 37 11 18 4 5
  $75,000 to $77,499 341 3 3 39 48 37 212 123 69 13 7
  $77,500 to $79,999 105 0 0 27 24 13 42 24 14 3 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 312 0 5 31 33 15 228 103 104 7 14
  $82,500 to $84,999 86 0 3 14 11 13 45 25 17 3 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 181 0 2 25 26 19 109 66 31 6 7
  $87,500 to $89,999 57 0 0 1 12 3 42 25 12 1 3
  $90,000 to $92,499 239 0 0 15 19 16 188 116 61 4 7
  $92,500 to $94,999 39 0 0 2 7 0 31 17 8 4 1
  $95,000 to $97,499 130 0 0 23 20 6 81 41 28 3 9
  $97,500 to $99,999 39 0 0 5 9 5 21 17 4 0 1
  $100,000 and over 2,147 5 16 167 191 118 1,650 698 492 267 192
 Median earnings...(dollars) 40,350 24,629 24,143 30,485 36,346 39,849 58,218 51,423 60,699 100,000 85,429
    Standard error..(dollars) 213 2,744 1,458 242 413 1,406 1,139 438 558 (NA) 5,152
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 54,055 29,530 29,852 36,110 43,124 44,017 76,666 67,631 73,094 150,416 104,975
    Standard error..(dollars) 567 5,851 1,427 691 754 1,024 1,191 1,476 1,823 8,254 4,413
 Gini ratio 0.446 0.504 0.427 0.404 0.395 0.379 0.402 0.420 0.379 0.106 0.282
    Standard error 0.0069 0.0894 0.0380 0.0128 0.0153 0.0197 0.0103 0.0141 0.0181 0.0337 0.0383
 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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