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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Connecticut: Both Sexes

(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                 1,939,900     100.0    1,506,035      77.6   1,128,190      58.2   $40,736         124.5
 Not a high school graduate      169,190       8.7       93,835      55.5      64,695      38.2   $26,262          80.3
 High school graduate            524,270      27.0      393,010      75.0     294,620      56.2   $32,447          99.2
 Some college                    527,585      27.2      421,480      79.9     310,560      58.9   $38,025         116.2
 Bachelor degree                 395,815      20.4      329,270      83.2     250,635      63.3   $51,283         156.7
 Advanced degree                 264,915      13.7      229,975      86.8     179,830      67.9   $62,279         190.4

21 to 24 years                   142,050     100.0      101,350      71.3      51,775      36.4   $22,846          69.8
 Not a high school graduate       13,550       9.5        7,720      57.0       4,140      30.5   $19,946          61.0
 High school graduate             39,210      27.6       28,775      73.4      17,600      44.9   $21,762          66.5
 Some college                     54,425      38.3       37,930      69.7      17,480      32.1   $22,472          68.7
 Bachelor degree                  27,270      19.2       21,755      79.8       9,920      36.4   $30,274          92.5
 Advanced degree                   2,390       1.7        1,775      74.3         790      33.0   $31,399          96.0
25 to 34 years                   437,215     100.0      350,775      80.2     266,125      60.9   $35,596         108.8
 Not a high school graduate       33,340       7.6       20,175      60.5      13,115      39.3   $22,457          68.6
 High school graduate            113,765      26.0       88,290      77.6      65,845      57.9   $30,199          92.3
 Some college                    118,830      27.2       97,395      82.0      74,235      62.5   $32,351          98.9
 Bachelor degree                 109,510      25.0       93,735      85.6      74,935      68.4   $42,381         129.5
 Advanced degree                  48,335      11.1       41,920      86.7      31,445      65.1   $46,770         143.0
35 to 44 years                   579,875     100.0      469,385      80.9     358,895      61.9   $43,341         132.5
 Not a high school graduate       41,690       7.2       25,295      60.7      17,630      42.3   $26,070          79.7
 High school graduate            158,740      27.4      125,935      79.3      96,630      60.9   $35,616         108.9
 Some college                    159,290      27.5      132,780      83.4      99,875      62.7   $40,881         125.0
 Bachelor degree                 125,665      21.7      105,390      83.9      81,325      64.7   $59,276         181.2
 Advanced degree                  77,165      13.3       67,820      87.9      54,260      70.3   $67,629         206.7
45 to 54 years                   475,065     100.0      389,650      82.0     305,865      64.4   $46,514         142.2
 Not a high school graduate       37,230       7.8       21,425      57.5      15,780      42.4   $29,096          88.9
 High school graduate            118,775      25.0       93,095      78.4      72,215      60.8   $35,818         109.5
 Some college                    127,490      26.8      107,495      84.3      84,240      66.1   $42,417         129.6
 Bachelor degree                  90,855      19.1       78,515      86.4      61,985      68.2   $59,298         181.2
 Advanced degree                  88,885      18.7       81,020      91.1      65,535      73.7   $65,679         200.7
55 to 64 years                   305,700     100.0      194,875      63.7     145,525      47.6   $42,543         130.0
 Not a high school graduate       43,380      14.2       19,220      44.3      14,035      32.3   $30,332          92.7
 High school graduate             93,785      30.7       56,920      60.7      42,330      45.1   $35,360         108.1
 Some college                     67,555      22.1       45,885      67.9      34,730      51.4   $41,623         127.2
 Bachelor degree                  42,515      13.9       29,880      70.3      22,470      52.9   $60,087         183.7
 Advanced degree                  48,140      15.7       37,445      77.8      27,805      57.8   $67,168         205.3

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   227,470     100.0       50,755      22.3      20,880       9.2   $39,845         121.8
 Not a high school graduate       49,105      21.6        6,900      14.1       2,475       5.0   $25,670          78.5
 High school graduate             76,715      33.7       14,855      19.4       5,460       7.1   $31,422          96.0
 Some college                     39,985      17.6       10,005      25.0       4,205      10.5   $39,549         120.9
 Bachelor degree                  26,930      11.8        7,825      29.1       3,395      12.6   $51,267         156.7
 Advanced degree                  24,930      11.0        9,305      37.3       4,640      18.6   $66,477         203.2


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