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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Georgia: 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                 2,284,925     100.0    1,858,360      81.3   1,535,920      67.2   $36,686         112.1
 Not a high school graduate      357,240      15.6      235,640      66.0     172,590      48.3   $23,714          72.5
 High school graduate            650,545      28.5      520,085      79.9     435,535      66.9   $30,928          94.5
 Some college                    598,245      26.2      504,565      84.3     417,705      69.8   $36,811         112.5
 Bachelor degree                 392,160      17.2      354,775      90.5     305,635      77.9   $51,800         158.3
 Advanced degree                 194,760       8.5      177,710      91.2     152,830      78.5   $65,988         201.7

21 to 24 years                   214,080     100.0      161,130      75.3      94,980      44.4   $21,316          65.2
 Not a high school graduate       43,655      20.4       31,315      71.7      18,920      43.3   $17,897          54.7
 High school graduate             64,960      30.3       51,495      79.3      34,670      53.4   $21,265          65.0
 Some college                     71,670      33.5       52,165      72.8      27,800      38.8   $22,343          68.3
 Bachelor degree                  20,520       9.6       16,325      79.5       7,575      36.9   $30,659          93.7
 Advanced degree                   1,550       0.7        1,215      78.4         595      38.2   $31,906          97.5
25 to 34 years                   604,370     100.0      517,685      85.7     421,850      69.8   $31,587          96.5
 Not a high school graduate       90,435      15.0       67,270      74.4      47,480      52.5   $21,842          66.8
 High school graduate            171,200      28.3      144,315      84.3     119,695      69.9   $27,812          85.0
 Some college                    158,055      26.2      139,820      88.5     116,535      73.7   $31,591          96.6
 Bachelor degree                 120,385      19.9      111,355      92.5      94,860      78.8   $42,419         129.7
 Advanced degree                  38,550       6.4       35,615      92.4      28,700      74.4   $51,189         156.5
35 to 44 years                   647,700     100.0      556,785      86.0     481,905      74.4   $39,788         121.6
 Not a high school graduate       85,245      13.2       59,810      70.2      45,465      53.3   $25,601          78.2
 High school graduate            193,800      29.9      163,200      84.2     141,100      72.8   $32,401          99.0
 Some college                    167,950      25.9      149,880      89.2     131,285      78.2   $40,102         122.6
 Bachelor degree                 115,765      17.9      108,960      94.1      98,555      85.1   $60,118         183.8
 Advanced degree                  58,180       9.0       55,200      94.9      48,990      84.2   $70,369         215.1
45 to 54 years                   507,385     100.0      421,885      83.1     368,300      72.6   $43,206         132.1
 Not a high school graduate       70,190      13.8       44,515      63.4      34,560      49.2   $26,839          82.0
 High school graduate            134,230      26.5      107,505      80.1      94,300      70.3   $35,726         109.2
 Some college                    132,790      26.2      115,670      87.1     102,145      76.9   $42,490         129.9
 Bachelor degree                  91,820      18.1       84,825      92.4      76,370      83.2   $61,066         186.7
 Advanced degree                  60,860      12.0       57,295      94.1      50,550      83.1   $70,944         216.8
55 to 64 years                   311,385     100.0      200,875      64.5     168,885      54.2   $41,809         127.8
 Not a high school graduate       67,715      21.7       32,730      48.3      26,165      38.6   $27,155          83.0
 High school graduate             86,360      27.7       53,570      62.0      45,775      53.0   $36,185         110.6
 Some college                     67,775      21.8       47,035      69.4      39,935      58.9   $44,423         135.8
 Bachelor degree                  43,665      14.0       33,315      76.3      28,280      64.8   $61,524         188.0
 Advanced degree                  35,615      11.4       28,385      79.7      23,995      67.4   $70,336         215.0

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   191,200     100.0       48,415      25.3      23,205      12.1   $31,167          95.3
 Not a high school graduate       60,405      31.6       10,710      17.7       4,530       7.5   $20,398          62.3
 High school graduate             49,685      26.0       11,810      23.8       5,405      10.9   $22,475          68.7
 Some college                     34,520      18.1        9,790      28.4       4,730      13.7   $33,969         103.8
 Bachelor degree                  23,400      12.2        8,080      34.5       4,395      18.8   $49,043         149.9
 Advanced degree                  17,065       8.9        6,695      39.2       3,530      20.7   $61,712         188.6


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