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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Missouri: 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                 1,601,790     100.0    1,119,850      69.9     764,325      47.7   $25,384          77.6
 Not a high school graduate      162,830      10.2       72,165      44.3      41,580      25.5   $16,804          51.4
 High school graduate            507,555      31.7      335,285      66.1     229,740      45.3   $20,933          64.0
 Some college                    517,160      32.3      386,345      74.7     261,670      50.6   $25,258          77.2
 Bachelor degree                 252,845      15.8      202,265      80.0     142,115      56.2   $31,419          96.0
 Advanced degree                 117,670       7.3      100,000      85.0      73,615      62.6   $39,872         121.9

21 to 24 years                   145,265     100.0      101,270      69.7      47,390      32.6   $17,412          53.2
 Not a high school graduate       15,735      10.8        7,075      45.0       3,050      19.4   $14,348          43.9
 High school graduate             38,680      26.6       25,855      66.8      14,600      37.7   $15,874          48.5
 Some college                     62,040      42.7       45,435      73.2      19,680      31.7   $17,796          54.4
 Bachelor degree                  22,755      15.7       18,985      83.4       8,285      36.4   $22,970          70.2
 Advanced degree                   1,655       1.1        1,355      81.9         440      26.6   $21,543          65.8
25 to 34 years                   367,425     100.0      267,085      72.7     184,860      50.3   $24,324          74.3
 Not a high school graduate       31,825       8.7       14,655      46.1       7,765      24.4   $15,877          48.5
 High school graduate             97,915      26.6       66,070      67.5      43,685      44.6   $19,405          59.3
 Some college                    123,200      33.5       93,495      75.9      64,840      52.6   $22,754          69.5
 Bachelor degree                  79,280      21.6       65,465      82.6      49,170      62.0   $29,732          90.9
 Advanced degree                  25,845       7.0       22,340      86.4      16,355      63.3   $33,733         103.1
35 to 44 years                   449,905     100.0      337,340      75.0     237,980      52.9   $26,463          80.9
 Not a high school graduate       37,550       8.3       19,940      53.1      12,090      32.2   $17,186          52.5
 High school graduate            141,735      31.5      102,940      72.6      72,915      51.4   $21,548          65.9
 Some college                    150,660      33.5      118,195      78.4      83,415      55.4   $26,756          81.8
 Bachelor degree                  75,320      16.7       60,510      80.3      43,390      57.6   $35,147         107.4
 Advanced degree                  32,710       7.3       28,630      87.5      21,200      64.8   $40,870         124.9
45 to 54 years                   377,355     100.0      279,895      74.2     205,435      54.4   $27,555          84.2
 Not a high school graduate       33,935       9.0       15,670      46.2      10,160      29.9   $17,168          52.5
 High school graduate            123,010      32.6       87,365      71.0      64,050      52.1   $22,157          67.7
 Some college                    118,045      31.3       92,605      78.4      68,305      57.9   $27,668          84.6
 Bachelor degree                  53,715      14.2       43,910      81.7      32,120      59.8   $33,862         103.5
 Advanced degree                  39,060      10.4       34,815      89.1      26,785      68.6   $42,119         128.7
55 to 64 years                   261,840     100.0      134,255      51.3      88,655      33.9   $24,972          76.3
 Not a high school graduate       43,790      16.7       14,825      33.9       8,520      19.5   $17,843          54.5
 High school graduate            106,210      40.6       53,050      49.9      34,495      32.5   $21,593          66.0
 Some college                     63,215      24.1       36,620      57.9      25,430      40.2   $26,902          82.2
 Bachelor degree                  21,775       8.3       13,395      61.5       9,150      42.0   $32,652          99.8
 Advanced degree                  18,405       7.0       12,860      69.9       8,835      48.0   $41,900         128.1

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   212,420     100.0       34,325      16.2      10,775       5.1   $19,976          61.1
 Not a high school graduate       55,395      26.1        6,340      11.4       1,720       3.1   $15,716          48.0
 High school graduate             86,985      40.9       13,600      15.6       4,235       4.9   $17,719          54.2
 Some college                     40,450      19.0        8,195      20.3       2,545       6.3   $23,153          70.8
 Bachelor degree                  12,075       5.7        2,600      21.5         915       7.6   $28,365          86.7
 Advanced degree                   8,895       4.2        2,305      25.9         960      10.8   $32,993         100.8


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