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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Minnesota: 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                 1,401,805     100.0    1,088,760      77.7     688,620      49.1   $29,441          90.0
 Not a high school graduate       69,155       4.9       33,980      49.1      18,585      26.9   $20,118          61.5
 High school graduate            367,450      26.2      265,815      72.3     169,505      46.1   $24,509          74.9
 Some college                    527,835      37.7      428,585      81.2     264,050      50.0   $27,673          84.6
 Bachelor degree                 307,480      21.9      254,540      82.8     165,720      53.9   $35,810         109.5
 Advanced degree                 105,760       7.5       90,835      85.9      61,915      58.5   $46,343         141.6

21 to 24 years                   124,965     100.0       98,745      79.0      44,445      35.6   $21,073          64.4
 Not a high school graduate        7,040       5.6        3,650      51.9       1,620      23.0   $16,644          50.9
 High school graduate             26,440      21.2       19,145      72.4      10,325      39.1   $19,761          60.4
 Some college                     62,825      50.3       51,390      81.8      21,515      34.2   $20,765          63.5
 Bachelor degree                  24,570      19.7       21,770      88.6       9,750      39.7   $25,457          77.8
 Advanced degree                   1,290       1.0        1,025      79.7         400      31.1   $23,516          71.9
25 to 34 years                   331,300     100.0      264,085      79.7     175,680      53.0   $28,126          86.0
 Not a high school graduate       14,935       4.5        7,280      48.7       3,965      26.5   $19,274          58.9
 High school graduate             60,615      18.3       43,930      72.5      27,730      45.7   $22,497          68.8
 Some college                    127,875      38.6      104,820      82.0      67,685      52.9   $25,854          79.0
 Bachelor degree                  97,200      29.3       82,950      85.3      59,835      61.6   $32,313          98.8
 Advanced degree                  24,905       7.5       21,610      86.8      14,465      58.1   $37,187         113.7
35 to 44 years                   411,730     100.0      334,590      81.3     216,580      52.6   $31,044          94.9
 Not a high school graduate       16,580       4.0        9,205      55.5       5,355      32.3   $21,055          64.4
 High school graduate            104,540      25.4       83,425      79.8      55,240      52.8   $25,467          77.8
 Some college                    160,735      39.0      134,740      83.8      86,350      53.7   $30,017          91.7
 Bachelor degree                  90,845      22.1       74,445      81.9      47,595      52.4   $40,229         123.0
 Advanced degree                  32,335       7.9       28,200      87.2      19,200      59.4   $47,808         146.1
45 to 54 years                   329,600     100.0      271,395      82.3     181,815      55.2   $31,677          96.8
 Not a high school graduate       13,040       4.0        6,725      51.6       4,115      31.6   $20,457          62.5
 High school graduate             92,915      28.2       73,010      78.6      49,465      53.2   $25,875          79.1
 Some college                    119,295      36.2      101,115      84.8      66,885      56.1   $30,645          93.7
 Bachelor degree                  66,450      20.2       57,355      86.3      38,095      57.3   $39,818         121.7
 Advanced degree                  33,255      10.1       30,050      90.4      21,180      63.7   $50,492         154.3
55 to 64 years                   204,215     100.0      119,945      58.7      70,100      34.3   $28,667          87.6
 Not a high school graduate       17,555       8.6        7,120      40.6       3,530      20.1   $20,805          63.6
 High school graduate             82,950      40.6       46,305      55.8      26,745      32.2   $24,615          75.2
 Some college                     57,105      28.0       36,515      63.9      21,615      37.8   $29,714          90.8
 Bachelor degree                  28,415      13.9       18,020      63.4      10,450      36.8   $36,894         112.8
 Advanced degree                  13,970       6.8        9,945      71.2       6,670      47.7   $50,383         154.0

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   155,995     100.0       28,515      18.3       6,815       4.4   $22,352          68.3
 Not a high school graduate       28,160      18.1        3,660      13.0         730       2.6   $15,268          46.7
 High school graduate             68,580      44.0       12,230      17.8       2,895       4.2   $22,043          67.4
 Some college                     34,070      21.8        7,490      22.0       1,780       5.2   $23,832          72.8
 Bachelor degree                  14,635       9.4        3,055      20.9         800       5.5   $30,255          92.5
 Advanced degree                   6,100       3.9        1,365      22.4         440       7.2   $41,630         127.2

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