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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Massachusett: 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                 3,689,665     100.0    2,846,070      77.1   2,085,985      56.5   $39,105         119.5
 Not a high school graduate      308,830       8.4      162,275      52.5     113,070      36.6   $25,273          77.2
 High school graduate            923,460      25.0      678,195      73.4     503,425      54.5   $31,276          95.6
 Some college                  1,006,640      27.3      790,355      78.5     556,025      55.2   $36,442         111.4
 Bachelor degree                 828,195      22.4      694,705      83.9     516,980      62.4   $46,926         143.4
 Advanced degree                 518,280      14.0      454,910      87.8     347,770      67.1   $58,625         179.2

21 to 24 years                   314,520     100.0      227,095      72.2     110,125      35.0   $23,946          73.2
 Not a high school graduate       22,160       7.0       12,360      55.8       6,245      28.2   $19,625          60.0
 High school graduate             77,060      24.5       56,030      72.7      34,690      45.0   $21,583          66.0
 Some college                    121,535      38.6       84,575      69.6      34,445      28.3   $22,677          69.3
 Bachelor degree                  79,035      25.1       64,105      81.1      29,660      37.5   $29,512          90.2
 Advanced degree                   5,700       1.8        4,320      75.8       1,920      33.7   $29,334          89.7
25 to 34 years                   906,950     100.0      725,520      80.0     547,745      60.4   $35,406         108.2
 Not a high school graduate       60,850       6.7       34,810      57.2      22,990      37.8   $22,673          69.3
 High school graduate            209,540      23.1      159,915      76.3     121,205      57.8   $29,863          91.3
 Some college                    231,820      25.6      187,485      80.9     138,720      59.8   $31,873          97.4
 Bachelor degree                 261,255      28.8      224,705      86.0     177,045      67.8   $41,326         126.3
 Advanced degree                 118,790      13.1      102,430      86.2      75,755      63.8   $45,283         138.4
35 to 44 years                 1,063,355     100.0      851,400      80.1     640,245      60.2   $41,827         127.8
 Not a high school graduate       75,885       7.1       42,610      56.2      30,815      40.6   $25,558          78.1
 High school graduate            272,725      25.6      211,735      77.6     160,310      58.8   $33,374         102.0
 Some college                    294,190      27.7      240,740      81.8     175,880      59.8   $39,712         121.4
 Bachelor degree                 241,770      22.7      203,715      84.3     154,895      64.1   $55,373         169.2
 Advanced degree                 149,100      14.0      132,835      89.1     102,965      69.1   $65,203         199.3
45 to 54 years                   865,770     100.0      701,575      81.0     538,265      62.2   $43,278         132.3
 Not a high school graduate       72,920       8.4       39,945      54.8      29,345      40.2   $26,284          80.3
 High school graduate            202,845      23.4      155,250      76.5     118,440      58.4   $33,631         102.8
 Some college                    234,685      27.1      194,665      82.9     146,860      62.6   $40,510         123.8
 Bachelor degree                 172,275      19.9      149,795      87.0     116,420      67.6   $51,875         158.6
 Advanced degree                 160,850      18.6      147,445      91.7     115,995      72.1   $61,481         187.9
55 to 64 years                   539,065     100.0      340,480      63.2     249,605      46.3   $40,754         124.6
 Not a high school graduate       77,015      14.3       32,550      42.3      23,675      30.7   $27,251          83.3
 High school graduate            161,290      29.9       95,260      59.1      68,775      42.6   $32,374          99.0
 Some college                    124,405      23.1       82,890      66.6      60,120      48.3   $39,738         121.5
 Bachelor degree                  73,855      13.7       52,385      70.9      38,965      52.8   $51,591         157.7
 Advanced degree                  83,840      15.6       67,880      81.0      51,135      61.0   $61,387         187.6

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   421,980     100.0       90,660      21.5      34,125       8.1   $36,060         110.2
 Not a high school graduate       89,840      21.3       11,410      12.7       3,790       4.2   $25,380          77.6
 High school graduate            147,415      34.9       27,385      18.6       9,075       6.2   $29,440          90.0
 Some college                     78,000      18.5       18,800      24.1       6,795       8.7   $33,890         103.6
 Bachelor degree                  47,170      11.2       13,975      29.6       5,795      12.3   $48,668         148.8
 Advanced degree                  41,645       9.9       16,190      38.9       7,640      18.3   $61,828         189.0


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