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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Michigan: 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                 5,614,240     100.0    4,149,890      73.9   3,020,960      53.8   $36,598         111.9
 Not a high school graduate      517,075       9.2      254,045      49.1     162,915      31.5   $25,547          78.1
 High school graduate          1,686,300      30.0    1,171,680      69.5     843,905      50.0   $30,291          92.6
 Some college                  1,940,745      34.6    1,523,300      78.5   1,099,815      56.7   $35,452         108.4
 Bachelor degree                 850,850      15.2      710,865      83.5     542,000      63.7   $46,647         142.6
 Advanced degree                 451,815       8.0      391,500      86.7     304,515      67.4   $60,072         183.6

21 to 24 years                   493,905     100.0      361,900      73.3     178,700      36.2   $21,594          66.0
 Not a high school graduate       54,170      11.0       29,905      55.2      14,195      26.2   $17,883          54.7
 High school graduate            134,935      27.3       98,980      73.4      59,040      43.8   $21,121          64.6
 Some college                    222,715      45.1      170,140      76.4      78,305      35.2   $21,547          65.9
 Bachelor degree                  60,615      12.3       48,920      80.7      20,155      33.3   $27,928          85.4
 Advanced degree                   4,150       0.8        2,920      70.4       1,260      30.4   $26,383          80.6
25 to 34 years                 1,328,270     100.0    1,033,705      77.8     755,060      56.8   $32,043          97.9
 Not a high school graduate      110,710       8.3       61,235      55.3      36,615      33.1   $22,437          68.6
 High school graduate            358,190      27.0      264,325      73.8     187,190      52.3   $27,287          83.4
 Some college                    466,535      35.1      379,160      81.3     278,155      59.6   $30,865          94.3
 Bachelor degree                 262,890      19.8      225,400      85.7     177,940      67.7   $40,053         122.4
 Advanced degree                  89,345       6.7       78,485      87.8      58,380      65.3   $47,148         144.1
35 to 44 years                 1,585,490     100.0    1,255,080      79.2     944,370      59.6   $38,803         118.6
 Not a high school graduate      124,000       7.8       69,605      56.1      46,540      37.5   $26,198          80.1
 High school graduate            492,315      31.1      376,845      76.5     278,515      56.6   $31,532          96.4
 Some college                    557,665      35.2      461,255      82.7     347,895      62.4   $37,695         115.2
 Bachelor degree                 241,255      15.2      206,370      85.5     162,070      67.2   $51,505         157.4
 Advanced degree                 123,800       7.8      111,535      90.1      88,335      71.4   $62,072         189.7
45 to 54 years                 1,351,520     100.0    1,048,175      77.6     815,760      60.4   $42,231         129.1
 Not a high school graduate      106,190       7.9       52,150      49.1      36,715      34.6   $29,337          89.7
 High school graduate            402,430      29.8      289,095      71.8     218,825      54.4   $33,282         101.7
 Some college                    461,895      34.2      376,850      81.6     294,960      63.9   $40,816         124.8
 Bachelor degree                 197,120      14.6      172,585      87.6     138,770      70.4   $51,870         158.5
 Advanced degree                 148,555      11.0      136,120      91.6     110,410      74.3   $61,730         188.7
55 to 64 years                   855,055     100.0      451,025      52.7     327,065      38.3   $41,178         125.9
 Not a high school graduate      122,005      14.3       41,150      33.7      28,850      23.6   $29,865          91.3
 High school graduate            298,425      34.9      142,435      47.7     100,340      33.6   $32,180          98.4
 Some college                    231,940      27.1      135,890      58.6     100,495      43.3   $40,868         124.9
 Bachelor degree                  88,970      10.4       57,590      64.7      43,065      48.4   $53,659         164.0
 Advanced degree                  85,970      10.1       62,445      72.6      46,130      53.7   $62,802         192.0

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   638,295     100.0      102,660      16.1      36,485       5.7   $31,527          96.4
 Not a high school graduate      161,645      25.3       16,470      10.2       5,015       3.1   $21,705          66.3
 High school graduate            234,735      36.8       33,420      14.2      10,370       4.4   $25,508          78.0
 Some college                    122,455      19.2       25,080      20.5       9,235       7.5   $30,255          92.5
 Bachelor degree                  50,080       7.8       11,505      23.0       4,920       9.8   $48,622         148.6
 Advanced degree                  41,910       6.6       12,570      30.0       5,710      13.6   $66,157         202.2

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