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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Maryland: 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                 1,454,795     100.0    1,206,130      82.9   1,016,955      69.9   $42,189         129.0
 Not a high school graduate      146,380      10.1       91,910      62.8      70,550      48.2   $27,716          84.7
 High school graduate            386,550      26.6      309,200      80.0     262,615      67.9   $34,876         106.6
 Some college                    382,925      26.3      325,180      84.9     271,010      70.8   $40,824         124.8
 Bachelor degree                 278,945      19.2      252,210      90.4     216,570      77.6   $55,204         168.7
 Advanced degree                 210,505      14.5      193,340      91.8     168,895      80.2   $71,443         218.4

21 to 24 years                   113,240     100.0       84,820      74.9      48,385      42.7   $22,811          69.7
 Not a high school graduate       12,725      11.2        8,230      64.7       5,150      40.5   $19,674          60.1
 High school graduate             34,020      30.0       26,420      77.7      18,405      54.1   $21,957          67.1
 Some college                     42,845      37.8       31,570      73.7      15,520      36.2   $23,418          71.6
 Bachelor degree                  16,875      14.9       13,875      82.2       6,560      38.9   $30,466          93.1
 Advanced degree                   1,545       1.4        1,230      79.7         525      33.9   $32,219          98.5
25 to 34 years                   336,440     100.0      290,530      86.4     241,720      71.8   $35,671         109.0
 Not a high school graduate       31,190       9.3       21,840      70.0      16,045      51.4   $25,603          78.3
 High school graduate             91,670      27.2       76,565      83.5      64,210      70.0   $30,580          93.5
 Some college                     90,475      26.9       80,895      89.4      68,190      75.4   $35,106         107.3
 Bachelor degree                  75,485      22.4       69,895      92.6      59,890      79.3   $42,660         130.4
 Advanced degree                  34,780      10.3       32,085      92.3      26,170      75.3   $50,407         154.1
35 to 44 years                   430,420     100.0      374,170      86.9     330,240      76.7   $45,378         138.7
 Not a high school graduate       37,670       8.8       24,645      65.4      19,315      51.3   $28,732          87.8
 High school graduate            120,875      28.1      101,755      84.2      89,800      74.3   $36,597         111.9
 Some college                    112,750      26.2      100,355      89.0      89,075      79.0   $42,776         130.7
 Bachelor degree                  83,275      19.3       78,470      94.2      70,980      85.2   $61,658         188.5
 Advanced degree                  61,315      14.2       58,335      95.1      52,200      85.1   $71,254         217.8
45 to 54 years                   353,450     100.0      304,155      86.1     268,680      76.0   $51,024         156.0
 Not a high school graduate       30,460       8.6       19,605      64.4      15,755      51.7   $30,324          92.7
 High school graduate             83,830      23.7       68,310      81.5      59,595      71.1   $39,614         121.1
 Some college                     92,385      26.1       80,990      87.7      71,595      77.5   $46,720         142.8
 Bachelor degree                  68,675      19.4       63,565      92.6      57,150      83.2   $63,672         194.6
 Advanced degree                  68,700      19.4       65,185      94.9      59,215      86.2   $78,062         238.6
55 to 64 years                   221,250     100.0      152,455      68.9     127,930      57.8   $50,762         155.2
 Not a high school graduate       34,340      15.5       17,590      51.2      14,280      41.6   $31,136          95.2
 High school graduate             56,160      25.4       36,150      64.4      30,600      54.5   $39,118         119.6
 Some college                     44,470      20.1       31,370      70.5      26,630      59.9   $48,660         148.7
 Bachelor degree                  34,630      15.7       26,405      76.3      21,995      63.5   $66,732         204.0
 Advanced degree                  44,170      20.0       36,505      82.6      30,790      69.7   $81,906         250.3

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   142,320     100.0       38,780      27.2      18,635      13.1   $42,303         129.3
 Not a high school graduate       36,845      25.9        6,300      17.1       2,705       7.3   $25,022          76.5
 High school graduate             34,670      24.4        8,025      23.1       3,495      10.1   $31,441          96.1
 Some college                     23,230      16.3        6,730      29.0       3,275      14.1   $40,690         124.4
 Bachelor degree                  20,930      14.7        6,825      32.6       3,290      15.7   $61,339         187.5
 Advanced degree                  21,540      15.1        9,780      45.4       5,375      24.9   $77,479         236.8



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