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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Delaware: 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                   212,185     100.0      174,670      82.3     146,620      69.1   $40,075         122.5
 Not a high school graduate       24,035      11.3       15,545      64.7      11,700      48.7   $26,198          80.1
 High school graduate             66,200      31.2       53,675      81.1      44,965      67.9   $32,819         100.3
 Some college                     57,195      27.0       48,095      84.1      40,575      70.9   $40,045         122.4
 Bachelor degree                  35,480      16.7       32,130      90.6      27,740      78.2   $51,287         156.8
 Advanced degree                  21,490      10.1       19,690      91.6      16,950      78.9   $70,837         216.5

21 to 24 years                    17,895     100.0       13,490      75.4       8,000      44.7   $22,092          67.5
 Not a high school graduate        2,800      15.6        2,060      73.4       1,165      41.6   $19,746          60.4
 High school graduate              5,725      32.0        4,555      79.6       3,125      54.6   $20,944          64.0
 Some college                      6,265      35.0        4,440      70.9       2,410      38.5   $23,847          72.9
 Bachelor degree                   2,215      12.4        1,810      81.8         855      38.7   $31,932          97.6
 Advanced degree                     140       0.8          105      73.8          30      20.6   $36,250         110.8
25 to 34 years                    50,280     100.0       44,055      87.6      36,905      73.4   $33,990         103.9
 Not a high school graduate        5,290      10.5        3,785      71.6       2,750      52.0   $23,628          72.2
 High school graduate             15,280      30.4       13,115      85.8      10,965      71.8   $29,109          89.0
 Some college                     13,315      26.5       11,985      90.0      10,315      77.5   $34,036         104.0
 Bachelor degree                  10,320      20.5        9,845      95.4       8,565      83.0   $42,252         129.1
 Advanced degree                   4,085       8.1        3,805      93.1       3,035      74.2   $51,303         156.8
35 to 44 years                    60,855     100.0       53,290      87.6      46,920      77.1   $41,989         128.3
 Not a high school graduate        5,835       9.6        4,205      72.1       3,265      56.0   $26,689          81.6
 High school graduate             19,875      32.7       17,220      86.7      14,965      75.3   $36,183         110.6
 Some college                     16,670      27.4       14,715      88.3      13,125      78.7   $42,138         128.8
 Bachelor degree                  10,330      17.0        9,745      94.4       8,950      86.6   $57,461         175.6
 Advanced degree                   5,900       9.7        5,670      96.1       5,165      87.5   $72,425         221.4
45 to 54 years                    49,600     100.0       42,370      85.4      37,680      76.0   $46,941         143.5
 Not a high school graduate        4,635       9.3        2,865      61.9       2,545      54.9   $30,728          93.9
 High school graduate             15,170      30.6       12,725      83.9      11,115      73.3   $38,587         117.9
 Some college                     13,460      27.1       11,745      87.3      10,525      78.2   $46,227         141.3
 Bachelor degree                   8,065      16.3        7,450      92.4       6,675      82.8   $60,740         185.7
 Advanced degree                   6,640      13.4        6,385      96.2       5,775      87.0   $72,818         222.6
55 to 64 years                    33,555     100.0       21,460      64.0      17,115      51.0   $46,175         141.1
 Not a high school graduate        5,475      16.3        2,625      47.9       1,970      36.0   $30,830          94.2
 High school graduate             10,155      30.3        6,055      59.7       4,790      47.2   $37,983         116.1
 Some college                      7,485      22.3        5,210      69.6       4,205      56.1   $45,366         138.7
 Bachelor degree                   4,555      13.6        3,280      72.0       2,695      59.1   $65,327         199.7
 Advanced degree                   4,720      14.1        3,725      78.9       2,945      62.4   $82,469         252.1

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                    25,935     100.0        6,145      23.7       2,230       8.6   $34,453         105.3
 Not a high school graduate        6,580      25.4        1,410      21.4         490       7.4   $19,318          59.0
 High school graduate              7,340      28.3        1,605      21.9         610       8.3   $26,500          81.0
 Some college                      4,655      17.9        1,130      24.3         415       8.9   $35,729         109.2
 Bachelor degree                   3,215      12.4          700      21.8         205       6.4   $50,500         154.4
 Advanced degree                   2,995      11.5        1,075      35.9         470      15.7   $81,875         250.3


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