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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Minnesota: 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                 1,397,895     100.0    1,198,905      85.8     987,050      70.6   $40,057         122.4
 Not a high school graduate       87,555       6.3       57,405      65.6      38,875      44.4   $26,601          81.3
 High school graduate            387,235      27.7      316,885      81.8     260,945      67.4   $33,381         102.0
 Some college                    477,965      34.2      419,475      87.8     344,565      72.1   $38,134         116.6
 Bachelor degree                 285,065      20.4      263,900      92.6     226,055      79.3   $50,283         153.7
 Advanced degree                 127,425       9.1      116,940      91.8      99,105      77.8   $61,824         189.0

21 to 24 years                   126,050     100.0      102,925      81.7      55,615      44.1   $24,190          73.9
 Not a high school graduate        9,830       7.8        7,090      72.1       3,820      38.8   $20,007          61.2
 High school graduate             35,455      28.1       29,160      82.3      19,075      53.8   $22,836          69.8
 Some college                     58,205      46.2       47,250      81.2      23,980      41.2   $24,718          75.6
 Bachelor degree                  17,240      13.7       15,355      89.0       6,485      37.6   $30,614          93.6
 Advanced degree                     815       0.6          655      80.0         300      36.5   $30,500          93.2
25 to 34 years                   332,180     100.0      295,520      89.0     242,385      73.0   $35,215         107.6
 Not a high school graduate       19,350       5.8       13,540      70.0       9,000      46.5   $24,086          73.6
 High school graduate             75,915      22.9       64,120      84.5      51,710      68.1   $29,926          91.5
 Some college                    119,220      35.9      108,265      90.8      89,755      75.3   $33,478         102.3
 Bachelor degree                  86,685      26.1       81,940      94.5      70,535      81.4   $41,362         126.4
 Advanced degree                  22,460       6.8       21,150      94.2      16,885      75.2   $47,190         144.2
35 to 44 years                   411,975     100.0      370,090      89.8     322,740      78.3   $41,876         128.0
 Not a high school graduate       21,805       5.3       15,610      71.6      10,795      49.5   $28,079          85.8
 High school graduate            119,835      29.1      103,140      86.1      88,085      73.5   $35,507         108.5
 Some college                    139,270      33.8      127,525      91.6     112,960      81.1   $41,015         125.4
 Bachelor degree                  83,880      20.4       80,245      95.7      73,070      87.1   $55,676         170.2
 Advanced degree                  37,510       9.1       36,025      96.0      32,110      85.6   $64,576         197.4
45 to 54 years                   331,020     100.0      293,195      88.6     256,530      77.5   $45,327         138.5
 Not a high school graduate       15,580       4.7       10,120      65.0       7,540      48.4   $29,276          89.5
 High school graduate             88,625      26.8       74,825      84.4      64,990      73.3   $37,087         113.4
 Some college                    112,015      33.8      100,710      89.9      88,705      79.2   $42,214         129.0
 Bachelor degree                  68,000      20.5       64,110      94.3      57,690      84.8   $56,517         172.7
 Advanced degree                  41,455      12.5       39,385      95.0      34,420      83.0   $67,323         205.8
55 to 64 years                   196,675     100.0      137,170      69.7     109,785      55.8   $43,111         131.8
 Not a high school graduate       20,985      10.7       11,045      52.6       7,720      36.8   $30,906          94.5
 High school graduate             67,400      34.3       45,640      67.7      37,090      55.0   $36,814         112.5
 Some college                     49,260      25.0       35,720      72.5      29,165      59.2   $43,660         133.4
 Bachelor degree                  29,255      14.9       22,250      76.1      18,275      62.5   $58,831         179.8
 Advanced degree                  25,185      12.8       19,730      78.3      15,390      61.1   $65,872         201.3

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   135,485     100.0       36,630      27.0      13,070       9.6   $30,072          91.9
 Not a high school graduate       31,850      23.5        6,745      21.2       2,100       6.6   $19,929          60.9
 High school graduate             45,580      33.6       11,790      25.9       3,985       8.7   $23,114          70.6
 Some college                     24,890      18.4        7,285      29.3       2,720      10.9   $31,181          95.3
 Bachelor degree                  16,400      12.1        5,315      32.4       2,045      12.5   $45,227         138.2
 Advanced degree                  13,190       9.7        4,765      36.1       1,940      14.7   $64,167         196.1

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