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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Arkansas: 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                   755,040     100.0      486,990      64.5     330,730      43.8   $21,914          67.0
 Not a high school graduate      100,585      13.3       40,100      39.9      23,460      23.3   $16,113          49.3
 High school graduate            267,610      35.4      167,725      62.7     113,755      42.5   $18,958          57.9
 Some college                    226,340      30.0      159,485      70.5     107,415      47.5   $21,950          67.1
 Bachelor degree                  91,995      12.2       71,475      77.7      52,035      56.6   $29,561          90.4
 Advanced degree                  40,855       5.4       33,860      82.9      24,805      60.7   $36,222         110.7

21 to 24 years                    71,025     100.0       43,965      61.9      20,220      28.5   $15,645          47.8
 Not a high school graduate        8,500      12.0        3,245      38.2       1,335      15.7   $13,242          40.5
 High school graduate             22,675      31.9       13,395      59.1       7,410      32.7   $15,169          46.4
 Some college                     29,860      42.0       20,175      67.6       8,495      28.4   $15,611          47.7
 Bachelor degree                   6,570       9.3        5,230      79.6       2,120      32.3   $21,592          66.0
 Advanced degree                     680       1.0          475      69.6         170      25.3   $22,813          69.7
25 to 34 years                   171,950     100.0      116,850      68.0      78,770      45.8   $21,079          64.4
 Not a high school graduate       17,870      10.4        7,365      41.2       4,015      22.5   $16,036          49.0
 High school graduate             56,490      32.9       36,515      64.6      23,795      42.1   $17,433          53.3
 Some college                     55,945      32.5       40,425      72.3      27,155      48.5   $20,419          62.4
 Bachelor degree                  27,620      16.1       22,325      80.8      16,850      61.0   $26,969          82.4
 Advanced degree                   8,095       4.7        7,075      87.4       4,975      61.5   $31,629          96.7
35 to 44 years                   202,270     100.0      144,340      71.4     103,345      51.1   $22,495          68.8
 Not a high school graduate       23,375      11.6       11,290      48.3       7,235      31.0   $15,975          48.8
 High school graduate             71,745      35.5       50,325      70.1      35,695      49.8   $19,551          59.8
 Some college                     61,650      30.5       47,180      76.5      34,140      55.4   $22,972          70.2
 Bachelor degree                  27,510      13.6       22,020      80.0      16,370      59.5   $30,894          94.4
 Advanced degree                  10,715       5.3        9,325      87.0       6,960      65.0   $36,138         110.5
45 to 54 years                   177,155     100.0      121,700      68.7      87,870      49.6   $24,353          74.4
 Not a high school graduate       22,525      12.7        9,790      43.5       6,175      27.4   $16,676          51.0
 High school graduate             64,075      36.2       42,885      66.9      30,435      47.5   $20,109          61.5
 Some college                     49,730      28.1       36,525      73.4      26,610      53.5   $25,131          76.8
 Bachelor degree                  20,540      11.6       16,605      80.8      12,895      62.8   $31,670          96.8
 Advanced degree                  14,090       8.0       12,460      88.5       9,400      66.7   $37,792         115.5
55 to 64 years                   132,640     100.0       60,140      45.3      40,530      30.6   $22,263          68.0
 Not a high school graduate       28,315      21.3        8,410      29.7       4,700      16.6   $16,627          50.8
 High school graduate             52,630      39.7       24,610      46.8      16,425      31.2   $20,218          61.8
 Some college                     29,155      22.0       15,185      52.1      11,010      37.8   $24,556          75.1
 Bachelor degree                   9,755       7.4        5,295      54.3       3,795      38.9   $31,217          95.4
 Advanced degree                   7,275       5.5        4,525      62.2       3,295      45.3   $39,018         119.3

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   107,230     100.0       15,425      14.4       5,525       5.2   $17,202          52.6
 Not a high school graduate       35,850      33.4        3,775      10.5       1,020       2.8   $13,759          42.1
 High school graduate             38,430      35.8        5,820      15.1       2,165       5.6   $17,132          52.4
 Some college                     18,510      17.3        3,460      18.7       1,325       7.2   $19,669          60.1
 Bachelor degree                   5,900       5.5          995      16.9         370       6.3   $24,180          73.9
 Advanced degree                   3,705       3.5          780      21.0         360       9.8   $32,012          97.8


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