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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
Worked Full Time, Year Round
White alone (1)
    Total 14,010 392 476 3,823 2,482 1,370 5,467 3,103 1,672 359 334
Without Earnings 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
With Earnings 14,010 392 476 3,823 2,482 1,370 5,467 3,103 1,672 359 334
  $1 to $2,499 or loss 96 3 1 25 20 10 37 25 9 1 3
  $2,500 to $4,999 39 2 4 3 8 0 22 15 6 0 1
  $5,000 to $7,499 65 3 10 23 10 0 19 19 0 0 0
  $7,500 to $9,999 70 0 15 29 7 7 13 10 3 0 0
  $10,000 to $12,499 169 23 18 69 22 8 28 11 11 3 3
  $12,500 to $14,999 165 13 17 68 23 13 31 28 2 0 0
  $15,000 to $17,499 353 43 35 127 40 39 70 43 18 4 4
  $17,500 to $19,999 253 23 18 137 36 13 26 7 14 3 1
  $20,000 to $22,499 586 44 42 246 117 53 85 72 12 1 0
  $22,500 to $24,999 421 17 37 187 100 39 41 33 3 1 4
  $25,000 to $27,499 612 48 28 242 128 70 95 73 19 2 1
  $27,500 to $29,999 395 26 24 136 94 43 72 58 14 0 0
  $30,000 to $32,499 897 42 42 375 190 78 171 147 22 1 0
  $32,500 to $34,999 221 12 16 81 40 24 48 35 10 3 0
  $35,000 to $37,499 734 11 21 291 182 72 156 129 27 0 0
  $37,500 to $39,999 329 18 18 135 59 25 75 59 7 3 6
  $40,000 to $42,499 791 25 15 247 172 113 220 141 64 11 3
  $42,500 to $44,999 205 0 2 73 50 31 49 28 15 3 3
  $45,000 to $47,499 593 8 20 122 129 104 210 122 79 7 2
  $47,500 to $49,999 250 4 4 56 69 23 94 45 47 2 0
  $50,000 to $52,499 910 2 17 298 166 112 316 192 107 11 7
  $52,500 to $54,999 170 1 1 44 35 17 72 34 28 0 9
  $55,000 to $57,499 394 1 20 90 68 34 181 104 67 2 9
  $57,500 to $59,999 142 0 2 26 15 18 81 49 29 0 3
  $60,000 to $62,499 681 3 15 157 113 79 314 192 96 10 17
  $62,500 to $64,999 165 1 0 24 36 32 72 34 31 3 4
  $65,000 to $67,499 300 2 8 62 64 25 139 77 41 12 8
  $67,500 to $69,999 112 0 5 24 25 9 49 19 26 1 3
  $70,000 to $72,499 353 4 0 65 62 31 190 107 69 2 13
  $72,500 to $74,999 87 0 0 14 23 13 37 12 16 4 5
  $75,000 to $77,499 311 0 3 35 45 37 192 123 55 7 6
  $77,500 to $79,999 100 0 0 27 24 15 34 21 9 3 0
  $80,000 to $82,499 281 1 4 35 30 17 194 95 82 3 12
  $82,500 to $84,999 73 0 3 9 5 14 42 21 18 3 0
  $85,000 to $87,499 181 0 2 23 27 16 113 67 31 7 7
  $87,500 to $89,999 64 0 0 1 13 6 45 26 14 1 4
  $90,000 to $92,499 227 0 0 16 24 16 171 106 57 3 5
  $92,500 to $94,999 37 0 0 0 7 0 30 17 7 4 1
  $95,000 to $97,499 128 3 0 23 21 6 75 37 25 3 9
  $97,500 to $99,999 37 0 0 5 9 2 22 17 5 0 1
  $100,000 and over 2,015 10 9 175 177 104 1,540 654 473 235 178
 Median earnings...(dollars) 47,640 26,356 28,877 36,408 42,419 46,105 67,491 60,974 70,982 100,000 100,000
    Standard error..(dollars) 511 580 1,250 297 801 499 1,417 406 827 (NA) (NA)
 Mean earnings.....(dollars) 63,429 32,555 33,964 44,029 50,487 52,004 90,510 80,314 87,110 165,741 121,477
    Standard error..(dollars) 679 2,999 1,410 875 806 1,045 1,449 1,821 2,140 9,715 4,798
 Gini ratio 0.380 0.347 0.335 0.333 0.314 0.298 0.321 0.374 0.292 0.030 0.183
    Standard error 0.0078 0.0578 0.0400 0.0149 0.0171 0.0225 0.0118 0.0161 0.0212 0.0371 0.0441
 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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