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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: California: 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                 9,653,690     100.0    6,045,555      62.6   3,654,910      37.9   $32,326          98.8
 Not a high school graduate    1,613,890      16.7      607,535      37.6     288,135      17.9   $15,727          48.1
 High school graduate          1,876,465      19.4    1,082,745      57.7     648,960      34.6   $25,865          79.1
 Some college                  3,239,705      33.6    2,241,220      69.2   1,356,640      41.9   $31,440          96.1
 Bachelor degree               1,734,230      18.0    1,301,595      75.1     847,690      48.9   $42,131         128.8
 Advanced degree                 772,880       8.0      616,640      79.8     406,090      52.5   $52,903         161.7

21 to 24 years                   883,045     100.0      539,735      61.1     209,140      23.7   $20,102          61.4
 Not a high school graduate      137,310      15.5       50,920      37.1      18,575      13.5   $13,215          40.4
 High school graduate            203,940      23.1      118,950      58.3      55,250      27.1   $17,890          54.7
 Some college                    370,660      42.0      254,030      68.5      91,095      24.6   $20,554          62.8
 Bachelor degree                 115,635      13.1       88,385      76.4      32,595      28.2   $29,041          88.8
 Advanced degree                   9,550       1.1        6,185      64.8       2,480      26.0   $27,905          85.3
25 to 34 years                 2,484,955     100.0    1,558,885      62.7     941,365      37.9   $30,665          93.7
 Not a high school graduate      439,495      17.7      156,630      35.6      70,670      16.1   $14,894          45.5
 High school graduate            460,455      18.5      263,730      57.3     152,940      33.2   $23,501          71.8
 Some college                    765,520      30.8      535,490      70.0     323,065      42.2   $28,414          86.8
 Bachelor degree                 514,525      20.7      401,025      77.9     270,830      52.6   $38,083         116.4
 Advanced degree                 184,420       7.4      147,235      79.8      94,400      51.2   $44,559         136.2
35 to 44 years                 2,771,765     100.0    1,816,100      65.5   1,132,890      40.9   $35,027         107.1
 Not a high school graduate      460,665      16.6      193,940      42.1      96,105      20.9   $15,883          48.5
 High school graduate            519,925      18.8      324,555      62.4     200,425      38.5   $27,168          83.0
 Some college                    933,930      33.7      672,805      72.0     426,865      45.7   $33,624         102.8
 Bachelor degree                 512,100      18.5      382,325      74.7     255,280      49.8   $46,643         142.6
 Advanced degree                 228,540       8.2      182,795      80.0     120,420      52.7   $55,750         170.4
45 to 54 years                 2,174,680     100.0    1,480,230      68.1     970,085      44.6   $36,827         112.6
 Not a high school graduate      323,825      14.9      137,085      42.3      69,185      21.4   $16,385          50.1
 High school graduate            394,580      18.1      246,230      62.4     160,390      40.6   $28,761          87.9
 Some college                    750,960      34.5      550,480      73.3     370,235      49.3   $35,401         108.2
 Bachelor degree                 397,675      18.3      311,335      78.3     212,895      53.5   $46,943         143.5
 Advanced degree                 230,620      10.6      195,375      84.7     133,715      58.0   $56,841         173.7
55 to 64 years                 1,339,245     100.0      650,605      48.6     401,435      30.0   $34,991         107.0
 Not a high school graduate      252,600      18.9       68,965      27.3      33,600      13.3   $17,731          54.2
 High school graduate            297,565      22.2      129,285      43.4      79,955      26.9   $28,319          86.6
 Some college                    418,635      31.3      228,415      54.6     145,380      34.7   $33,850         103.5
 Bachelor degree                 194,290      14.5      118,520      61.0      76,090      39.2   $46,387         141.8
 Advanced degree                 119,755       8.9       85,050      71.0      55,075      46.0   $55,741         170.4

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                 1,029,575     100.0      148,435      14.4      54,260       5.3   $28,844          88.2
 Not a high school graduate      256,320      24.9       18,450       7.2       5,985       2.3   $16,957          51.8
 High school graduate            278,915      27.1       34,805      12.5      12,355       4.4   $24,677          75.4
 Some college                    270,410      26.3       50,105      18.5      19,085       7.1   $30,176          92.2
 Bachelor degree                 108,970      10.6       22,175      20.4       8,495       7.8   $35,884         109.7
 Advanced degree                  60,250       5.9       17,175      28.5       6,290      10.4   $47,909         146.4


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