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

(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                 1,189,205     100.0      750,840      63.1     495,605      41.7   $24,172          73.9
 Not a high school graduate      177,790      15.0       55,500      31.2      32,285      18.2   $16,023          49.0
 High school graduate            412,635      34.7      251,695      61.0     164,405      39.8   $20,507          62.7
 Some college                    350,410      29.5      254,565      72.6     166,610      47.5   $24,571          75.1
 Bachelor degree                 129,900      10.9      101,710      78.3      69,215      53.3   $31,332          95.8
 Advanced degree                  84,965       7.1       70,725      83.2      52,305      61.6   $37,319         114.1

21 to 24 years                   110,295     100.0       71,395      64.7      31,785      28.8   $17,221          52.6
 Not a high school graduate       12,765      11.6        4,440      34.8       1,730      13.6   $13,973          42.7
 High school graduate             33,140      30.0       20,070      60.6      11,245      33.9   $15,982          48.9
 Some college                     47,250      42.8       33,765      71.5      13,240      28.0   $17,459          53.4
 Bachelor degree                  12,585      11.4       10,515      83.5       4,405      35.0   $23,259          71.1
 Advanced degree                   1,025       0.9          760      74.3         260      25.2   $22,813          69.7
25 to 34 years                   279,915     100.0      187,780      67.1     125,280      44.8   $23,059          70.5
 Not a high school graduate       30,975      11.1       10,975      35.4       5,735      18.5   $15,228          46.5
 High school graduate             86,585      30.9       53,140      61.4      33,785      39.0   $19,005          58.1
 Some college                     91,615      32.7       67,180      73.3      44,665      48.7   $22,209          67.9
 Bachelor degree                  45,605      16.3       37,370      81.9      27,445      60.2   $28,518          87.2
 Advanced degree                  17,645       6.3       15,290      86.6      11,285      64.0   $31,762          97.1
35 to 44 years                   325,675     100.0      226,830      69.6     156,545      48.1   $25,366          77.5
 Not a high school graduate       38,475      11.8       14,820      38.5       9,000      23.4   $15,740          48.1
 High school graduate            117,120      36.0       79,720      68.1      53,865      46.0   $21,170          64.7
 Some college                    100,915      31.0       77,530      76.8      53,880      53.4   $25,931          79.3
 Bachelor degree                  36,770      11.3       29,040      79.0      20,510      55.8   $36,035         110.1
 Advanced degree                  23,430       7.2       20,650      88.1      15,705      67.0   $37,437         114.4
45 to 54 years                   281,325     100.0      185,220      65.8     131,415      46.7   $26,567          81.2
 Not a high school graduate       42,345      15.1       13,660      32.3       9,080      21.4   $16,602          50.7
 High school graduate            104,095      37.0       66,950      64.3      45,875      44.1   $21,552          65.9
 Some college                     73,350      26.1       55,955      76.3      40,930      55.8   $27,525          84.1
 Bachelor degree                  24,340       8.7       19,090      78.4      13,235      54.4   $36,260         110.8
 Advanced degree                  29,960      10.6       25,815      86.2      19,765      66.0   $40,380         123.4
55 to 64 years                   191,990     100.0       79,610      41.5      50,575      26.3   $23,949          73.2
 Not a high school graduate       53,225      27.7       11,605      21.8       6,740      12.7   $16,988          51.9
 High school graduate             71,695      37.3       31,815      44.4      19,635      27.4   $21,289          65.1
 Some college                     37,280      19.4       20,135      54.0      13,900      37.3   $26,678          81.5
 Bachelor degree                  10,595       5.5        5,695      53.7       3,620      34.2   $35,699         109.1
 Advanced degree                  12,905       6.7        8,205      63.6       5,295      41.0   $39,102         119.5

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   149,365     100.0       19,890      13.3       6,500       4.4   $18,322          56.0
 Not a high school graduate       59,810      40.0        4,835       8.1       1,530       2.6   $15,137          46.3
 High school graduate             49,550      33.2        7,310      14.8       2,215       4.5   $16,709          51.1
 Some college                     22,415      15.0        4,295      19.2       1,685       7.5   $21,856          66.8
 Bachelor degree                   6,965       4.7        1,355      19.5         370       5.3   $25,323          77.4
 Advanced degree                   5,325       3.6        1,435      26.9         515       9.7   $33,654         102.9


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