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

(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                 1,278,700     100.0    1,083,255      84.7     858,675      67.2   $39,835         121.8
 Not a high school graduate      122,765       9.6       82,040      66.8      55,635      45.3   $23,878          73.0
 High school graduate            280,610      21.9      230,195      82.0     183,055      65.2   $32,081          98.1
 Some college                    405,130      31.7      349,775      86.3     277,330      68.5   $37,109         113.4
 Bachelor degree                 285,415      22.3      259,665      91.0     211,925      74.3   $50,563         154.5
 Advanced degree                 148,335      11.6      134,500      90.7     110,895      74.8   $64,064         195.8

21 to 24 years                   119,785     100.0       94,905      79.2      51,945      43.4   $22,033          67.3
 Not a high school graduate       18,665      15.6       13,650      73.1       7,735      41.4   $18,456          56.4
 High school graduate             33,560      28.0       27,260      81.2      17,815      53.1   $21,799          66.6
 Some college                     47,240      39.4       36,945      78.2      18,280      38.7   $22,987          70.3
 Bachelor degree                  14,355      12.0       12,580      87.6       5,560      38.7   $27,977          85.5
 Advanced degree                     895       0.7          710      79.3         345      38.6   $26,619          81.4
25 to 34 years                   330,560     100.0      290,215      87.8     225,250      68.1   $33,291         101.8
 Not a high school graduate       37,310      11.3       26,745      71.7      18,050      48.4   $22,679          69.3
 High school graduate             69,440      21.0       59,260      85.3      45,595      65.7   $29,107          89.0
 Some college                    101,820      30.8       92,005      90.4      72,750      71.4   $32,003          97.8
 Bachelor degree                  86,470      26.2       80,775      93.4      64,910      75.1   $41,105         125.6
 Advanced degree                  24,620       7.4       22,810      92.6      17,930      72.8   $48,593         148.5
35 to 44 years                   361,135     100.0      320,955      88.9     268,920      74.5   $42,441         129.7
 Not a high school graduate       31,395       8.7       21,560      68.7      15,235      48.5   $26,676          81.5
 High school graduate             85,135      23.6       73,665      86.5      61,455      72.2   $35,822         109.5
 Some college                    111,380      30.8      101,130      90.8      85,905      77.1   $40,716         124.4
 Bachelor degree                  80,435      22.3       76,125      94.6      65,470      81.4   $56,890         173.9
 Advanced degree                  42,550      11.8       40,680      95.6      34,705      81.6   $67,593         206.6
45 to 54 years                   302,410     100.0      263,685      87.2     223,125      73.8   $47,153         144.1
 Not a high school graduate       19,300       6.4       12,155      63.0       8,745      45.3   $26,905          82.2
 High school graduate             55,210      18.3       45,795      83.0      38,400      69.6   $37,252         113.9
 Some college                     99,510      32.9       87,760      88.2      74,815      75.2   $41,893         128.0
 Bachelor degree                  72,515      24.0       66,675      91.9      57,530      79.3   $58,490         178.8
 Advanced degree                  49,670      16.4       46,730      94.1      40,025      80.6   $69,276         211.7
55 to 64 years                   164,810     100.0      113,500      68.9      89,440      54.3   $44,052         134.6
 Not a high school graduate       16,095       9.8        7,930      49.3       5,870      36.5   $28,092          85.9
 High school graduate             37,265      22.6       24,215      65.0      19,790      53.1   $36,314         111.0
 Some college                     45,180      27.4       31,940      70.7      25,580      56.6   $41,742         127.6
 Bachelor degree                  31,635      19.2       23,500      74.3      18,455      58.3   $55,829         170.6
 Advanced degree                  30,595      18.6       23,570      77.0      17,895      58.5   $65,860         201.3

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   103,790     100.0       28,870      27.8      12,065      11.6   $27,463          83.9
 Not a high school graduate       17,645      17.0        3,350      19.0       1,340       7.6   $19,136          58.5
 High school graduate             26,770      25.8        6,560      24.5       2,670      10.0   $23,119          70.7
 Some college                     23,845      23.0        6,750      28.3       3,035      12.7   $22,399          68.5
 Bachelor degree                  17,715      17.1        5,920      33.4       2,395      13.5   $37,323         114.1
 Advanced degree                  14,805      14.3        5,555      37.5       2,310      15.6   $54,917         167.9


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