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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Georgia: 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                 4,718,405     100.0    3,483,570      73.8   2,666,975      56.5   $31,849          97.3
 Not a high school graduate      665,480      14.1      364,275      54.7     249,730      37.5   $21,354          65.3
 High school graduate          1,363,785      28.9      974,730      71.5     757,180      55.5   $26,636          81.4
 Some college                  1,323,380      28.0    1,030,620      77.9     778,210      58.8   $31,396          96.0
 Bachelor degree                 806,590      17.1      670,740      83.2     532,370      66.0   $43,128         131.8
 Advanced degree                 385,445       8.2      335,035      86.9     269,820      70.0   $52,090         159.2

21 to 24 years                   437,420     100.0      305,985      70.0     164,340      37.6   $20,389          62.3
 Not a high school graduate       74,875      17.1       44,910      60.0      24,760      33.1   $17,010          52.0
 High school graduate            125,055      28.6       88,860      71.1      55,870      44.7   $19,651          60.1
 Some college                    158,940      36.3      112,390      70.7      54,945      34.6   $20,836          63.7
 Bachelor degree                  53,660      12.3       43,340      80.8      19,605      36.5   $27,440          83.9
 Advanced degree                   4,045       0.9        3,165      78.3       1,300      32.1   $26,848          82.1
25 to 34 years                 1,235,465     100.0      958,210      77.6     732,390      59.3   $29,730          90.9
 Not a high school graduate      155,230      12.6       95,990      61.8      63,705      41.0   $20,619          63.0
 High school graduate            333,220      27.0      248,340      74.5     191,805      57.6   $25,075          76.6
 Some college                    351,390      28.4      282,975      80.5     215,620      61.4   $28,337          86.6
 Bachelor degree                 262,205      21.2      224,025      85.4     181,170      69.1   $37,372         114.2
 Advanced degree                  88,100       7.1       77,545      88.0      59,155      67.1   $42,227         129.1
35 to 44 years                 1,336,300     100.0    1,046,785      78.3     831,535      62.2   $34,917         106.7
 Not a high school graduate      154,365      11.6       93,060      60.3      66,360      43.0   $22,100          67.5
 High school graduate            395,745      29.6      303,840      76.8     242,945      61.4   $28,051          85.7
 Some college                    380,565      28.5      311,395      81.8     247,390      65.0   $33,920         103.7
 Bachelor degree                 243,225      18.2      205,020      84.3     166,770      68.6   $49,951         152.7
 Advanced degree                 113,370       8.5      100,995      89.1      82,560      72.8   $55,473         169.6
45 to 54 years                 1,057,290     100.0      808,465      76.5     657,720      62.2   $37,304         114.0
 Not a high school graduate      138,470      13.1       74,140      53.5      54,270      39.2   $22,356          68.3
 High school graduate            304,350      28.8      222,730      73.2     180,520      59.3   $29,383          89.8
 Some college                    288,100      27.2      233,805      81.2     190,225      66.0   $36,838         112.6
 Bachelor degree                 171,210      16.2      147,270      86.0     124,225      72.6   $50,760         155.1
 Advanced degree                 120,140      11.4      108,830      90.6      91,330      76.0   $54,927         167.9
55 to 64 years                   651,930     100.0      364,125      55.9     280,990      43.1   $35,157         107.5
 Not a high school graduate      142,540      21.9       56,175      39.4      40,630      28.5   $23,314          71.3
 High school graduate            205,420      31.5      110,960      54.0      86,040      41.9   $29,012          88.7
 Some college                    144,385      22.1       90,060      62.4      70,030      48.5   $36,641         112.0
 Bachelor degree                  76,290      11.7       51,085      67.0      40,600      53.2   $51,203         156.5
 Advanced degree                  59,790       9.2       44,495      74.4      35,480      59.3   $59,084         180.6

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   435,100     100.0       85,245      19.6      36,240       8.3   $26,297          80.4
 Not a high school graduate      145,635      33.5       19,660      13.5       7,455       5.1   $16,567          50.6
 High school graduate            126,040      29.0       23,730      18.8       9,655       7.7   $21,472          65.6
 Some college                     78,550      18.1       18,640      23.7       7,920      10.1   $29,499          90.2
 Bachelor degree                  40,630       9.3       11,260      27.7       5,515      13.6   $41,122         125.7
 Advanced degree                  28,270       6.5        9,205      32.6       4,635      16.4   $51,074         156.1


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