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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Alaska: Females

(Data from the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time (YRFT) workers. The relative earnings of a given group equals the median earnings of the group divided by $32,717, the median earnings of US YRFT workers aged 21 to 64, times 100)


                                       Total                                     Worked year-round full-time in 1999
                                                            Employed                                           Relative
                                             Perc.                                                 Median      earnings
                                  Number     dist.       Number   Percent      Number   Percent  earnings  (US Med=100)

21 to 64 years                   176,965     100.0      121,835      68.8      70,675      39.9   $32,097          98.1
 Not a high school graduate       12,615       7.1        5,580      44.2       2,510      19.9   $20,645          63.1
 High school graduate             47,610      26.9       29,505      62.0      16,080      33.8   $26,790          81.9
 Some college                     67,975      38.4       49,360      72.6      29,565      43.5   $30,983          94.7
 Bachelor degree                  31,090      17.6       23,965      77.1      14,305      46.0   $39,994         122.2
 Advanced degree                  13,635       7.7       11,230      82.4       7,090      52.0   $49,943         152.7

21 to 24 years                    14,250     100.0        9,715      68.2       4,065      28.5   $20,854          63.7
 Not a high school graduate        1,285       9.0          655      50.8         195      15.2   $17,065          52.2
 High school graduate              5,035      35.3        3,085      61.2       1,465      29.1   $19,957          61.0
 Some college                      6,105      42.8        4,560      74.6       1,890      30.9   $21,797          66.6
 Bachelor degree                   1,315       9.2        1,175      89.3         425      32.3   $21,511          65.7
 Advanced degree                      70       0.5           40      57.1          10      14.3   $30,417          93.0
25 to 34 years                    41,890     100.0       28,770      68.7      16,210      38.7   $28,981          88.6
 Not a high school graduate        2,415       5.8        1,080      44.7         500      20.8   $20,735          63.4
 High school graduate             11,945      28.5        7,380      61.8       3,725      31.2   $24,602          75.2
 Some college                     16,450      39.3       11,640      70.8       7,045      42.8   $27,399          83.7
 Bachelor degree                   8,000      19.1        6,365      79.5       3,665      45.8   $33,087         101.1
 Advanced degree                   2,085       5.0        1,750      83.9       1,015      48.7   $40,612         124.1
35 to 44 years                    55,495     100.0       40,300      72.6      23,685      42.7   $34,014         104.0
 Not a high school graduate        3,405       6.1        1,665      48.9         850      24.9   $18,944          57.9
 High school graduate             15,300      27.6       10,185      66.6       5,655      37.0   $28,588          87.4
 Some college                     21,720      39.1       16,565      76.3       9,975      45.9   $32,291          98.7
 Bachelor degree                   9,995      18.0        7,750      77.6       4,650      46.6   $42,237         129.1
 Advanced degree                   3,855       6.9        3,315      86.0       2,140      55.5   $48,898         149.5
45 to 54 years                    44,500     100.0       32,280      72.5      20,155      45.3   $37,214         113.7
 Not a high school graduate        2,695       6.1        1,285      47.6         595      22.1   $24,097          73.7
 High school graduate              9,865      22.2        6,325      64.1       3,680      37.3   $30,381          92.9
 Some college                     16,910      38.0       12,685      75.0       8,160      48.3   $35,215         107.6
 Bachelor degree                   8,780      19.7        6,855      78.1       4,480      51.0   $43,659         133.4
 Advanced degree                   5,365      12.1        4,735      88.2       2,980      55.5   $52,572         160.7
55 to 64 years                    20,835     100.0       10,770      51.7       6,565      31.5   $36,586         111.8
 Not a high school graduate        2,815      13.5          900      31.9         370      13.1   $24,087          73.6
 High school graduate              5,465      26.2        2,530      46.3       1,550      28.4   $29,543          90.3
 Some college                      6,790      32.6        3,915      57.6       2,495      36.8   $36,518         111.6
 Bachelor degree                   3,005      14.4        1,820      60.7       1,085      36.1   $43,438         132.8
 Advanced degree                   2,260      10.8        1,390      61.6         945      41.9   $50,620         154.7

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                    10,800     100.0        1,720      15.9         755       7.0   $30,016          91.7
 Not a high school graduate        2,775      25.7          250       9.0          55       1.9   $18,000          55.0
 High school graduate              3,050      28.2          410      13.4         205       6.7   $25,000          76.4
 Some college                      2,835      26.3          595      21.1         270       9.5   $30,345          92.7
 Bachelor degree                     955       8.8          150      15.7          85       8.9   $39,844         121.8
 Advanced degree                     840       7.8          260      31.1         120      14.2   $47,250         144.4


Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Income |  Last Revised: June 03, 2010