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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Massachusett: 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                 1,904,825     100.0    1,372,765      72.1     862,590      45.3   $32,477          99.3
 Not a high school graduate      149,815       7.9       67,660      45.2      40,740      27.2   $20,827          63.7
 High school graduate            456,875      24.0      304,155      66.6     189,015      41.4   $26,164          80.0
 Some college                    559,105      29.4      417,390      74.7     253,045      45.3   $31,065          94.9
 Bachelor degree                 435,310      22.9      342,310      78.6     218,840      50.3   $40,020         122.3
 Advanced degree                 254,265      13.3      213,530      84.0     143,040      56.3   $48,868         149.4

21 to 24 years                   162,790     100.0      116,665      71.7      51,740      31.8   $22,969          70.2
 Not a high school graduate        9,695       6.0        4,660      48.0       1,890      19.5   $17,700          54.1
 High school graduate             35,430      21.8       23,760      67.1      12,825      36.2   $20,109          61.5
 Some college                     65,070      40.0       46,425      71.3      17,540      27.0   $21,767          66.5
 Bachelor degree                  45,340      27.9       37,110      81.9      17,260      38.1   $27,739          84.8
 Advanced degree                   3,145       1.9        2,335      74.2       1,060      33.7   $28,391          86.8
25 to 34 years                   466,115     100.0      347,445      74.5     234,690      50.3   $31,711          96.9
 Not a high school graduate       28,155       6.0       13,325      47.3       7,295      25.9   $19,600          59.9
 High school graduate             93,955      20.2       62,800      66.8      39,605      42.2   $24,868          76.0
 Some college                    129,820      27.9       97,660      75.2      64,225      49.5   $28,933          88.4
 Bachelor degree                 139,460      29.9      114,135      81.8      82,455      59.1   $37,329         114.1
 Advanced degree                  63,765      13.7       53,370      83.7      36,970      58.0   $40,171         122.8
35 to 44 years                   545,335     100.0      402,220      73.8     246,380      45.2   $35,523         108.6
 Not a high school graduate       35,900       6.6       17,745      49.4      10,905      30.4   $20,738          63.4
 High school graduate            127,580      23.4       90,520      71.0      55,305      43.3   $26,727          81.7
 Some college                    166,620      30.6      127,465      76.5      76,490      45.9   $32,451          99.2
 Bachelor degree                 128,475      23.6       97,375      75.8      59,100      46.0   $45,228         138.2
 Advanced degree                  73,720      13.5       61,445      83.4      39,635      53.8   $51,345         156.9
45 to 54 years                   447,280     100.0      343,935      76.9     227,320      50.8   $35,973         110.0
 Not a high school graduate       36,890       8.2       18,210      49.4      12,155      32.9   $21,535          65.8
 High school graduate            106,500      23.8       76,615      71.9      49,930      46.9   $27,624          84.4
 Some college                    128,275      28.7      102,310      79.8      66,930      52.2   $33,858         103.5
 Bachelor degree                  86,075      19.2       70,725      82.2      45,920      53.4   $42,385         129.5
 Advanced degree                  78,265      17.5       69,190      88.4      47,570      60.8   $51,224         156.6
55 to 64 years                   283,305     100.0      162,495      57.4     102,465      36.2   $32,360          98.9
 Not a high school graduate       39,170      13.8       13,715      35.0       8,500      21.7   $21,335          65.2
 High school graduate             93,410      33.0       50,460      54.0      31,350      33.6   $27,363          83.6
 Some college                     69,320      24.5       43,530      62.8      27,855      40.2   $33,569         102.6
 Bachelor degree                  35,965      12.7       22,965      63.9      14,100      39.2   $41,817         127.8
 Advanced degree                  35,375      12.5       27,190      76.9      17,805      50.3   $51,093         156.2

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   234,130     100.0       39,975      17.1      12,460       5.3   $28,821          88.1
 Not a high school graduate       48,045      20.5        4,415       9.2       1,045       2.2   $21,608          66.0
 High school graduate             94,490      40.4       15,085      16.0       4,415       4.7   $26,368          80.6
 Some college                     44,320      18.9        9,505      21.4       3,235       7.3   $30,133          92.1
 Bachelor degree                  20,805       8.9        4,690      22.5       1,450       7.0   $32,418          99.1
 Advanced degree                  16,345       7.0        4,910      30.0       1,925      11.8   $47,376         144.8


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