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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Mississippi: 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                   731,170     100.0      551,875      75.5     436,895      59.8   $31,047          94.9
 Not a high school graduate      136,495      18.7       79,875      58.5      56,150      41.1   $22,464          68.7
 High school graduate            220,585      30.2      167,425      75.9     134,075      60.8   $27,866          85.2
 Some college                    211,670      28.9      169,250      80.0     134,105      63.4   $31,925          97.6
 Bachelor degree                  82,640      11.3       72,850      88.2      62,030      75.1   $42,368         129.5
 Advanced degree                  41,425       5.7       37,135      89.6      31,545      76.2   $53,102         162.3

21 to 24 years                    76,230     100.0       51,315      67.3      28,015      36.7   $19,929          60.9
 Not a high school graduate       13,110      17.2        8,235      62.8       4,825      36.8   $18,447          56.4
 High school graduate             22,125      29.0       15,760      71.2      10,450      47.2   $18,966          58.0
 Some college                     30,905      40.5       20,265      65.6       9,495      30.7   $20,904          63.9
 Bachelor degree                   5,080       6.7        3,845      75.7       1,440      28.4   $24,269          74.2
 Advanced degree                     490       0.6          255      52.2          95      19.8   $23,625          72.2
25 to 34 years                   169,840     100.0      138,480      81.5     109,060      64.2   $27,599          84.4
 Not a high school graduate       24,345      14.3       16,680      68.5      11,730      48.2   $21,076          64.4
 High school graduate             53,650      31.6       42,755      79.7      33,655      62.7   $25,377          77.6
 Some college                     53,910      31.7       46,365      86.0      37,480      69.5   $28,977          88.6
 Bachelor degree                  21,755      12.8       19,790      91.0      16,520      75.9   $35,155         107.5
 Advanced degree                   6,585       3.9        6,080      92.4       4,720      71.7   $40,457         123.7
35 to 44 years                   200,505     100.0      162,795      81.2     134,165      66.9   $32,200          98.4
 Not a high school graduate       34,850      17.4       22,200      63.7      15,600      44.8   $23,599          72.1
 High school graduate             66,830      33.3       54,400      81.4      44,575      66.7   $29,682          90.7
 Some college                     54,775      27.3       47,280      86.3      40,130      73.3   $34,641         105.9
 Bachelor degree                  22,145      11.0       20,775      93.8      18,715      84.5   $47,510         145.2
 Advanced degree                  10,790       5.4       10,230      94.8       8,965      83.1   $54,106         165.4
45 to 54 years                   170,120     100.0      131,855      77.5     110,535      65.0   $36,389         111.2
 Not a high school graduate       33,260      19.6       19,330      58.1      14,180      42.6   $24,209          74.0
 High school graduate             45,450      26.7       35,110      77.2      29,170      64.2   $31,091          95.0
 Some college                     47,425      27.9       39,350      83.0      33,415      70.5   $38,236         116.9
 Bachelor degree                  22,255      13.1       20,130      90.5      18,335      82.4   $50,227         153.5
 Advanced degree                  13,755       8.1       12,755      92.8      11,365      82.6   $58,877         180.0
55 to 64 years                   114,480     100.0       67,430      58.9      55,120      48.1   $36,289         110.9
 Not a high school graduate       30,930      27.0       13,425      43.4       9,810      31.7   $24,840          75.9
 High school graduate             32,525      28.4       19,400      59.6      16,225      49.9   $32,284          98.7
 Some college                     24,660      21.5       15,990      64.8      13,585      55.1   $38,536         117.8
 Bachelor degree                  11,405      10.0        8,305      72.8       7,015      61.5   $50,304         153.8
 Advanced degree                   9,810       8.6        7,810      79.6       6,400      65.2   $57,327         175.2

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                    81,340     100.0       18,330      22.5       9,145      11.2   $26,714          81.7
 Not a high school graduate       29,360      36.1        4,695      16.0       2,090       7.1   $17,181          52.5
 High school graduate             20,340      25.0        4,310      21.2       2,055      10.1   $25,957          79.3
 Some college                     14,595      17.9        3,735      25.6       1,975      13.5   $26,194          80.1
 Bachelor degree                   7,705       9.5        2,585      33.5       1,485      19.3   $41,205         125.9
 Advanced degree                   5,830       7.2        2,310      39.7       1,235      21.2   $49,474         151.2


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