Skip Main Navigation Skip To Navigation Content

Income

Skip top of page navigation
Census.govPeople and Households Income Main Income DataEarnings By Occupation and Education › Education - Nebraska: Females

TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Nebraska: 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                   469,600     100.0      359,420      76.5     238,465      50.8   $24,421          74.6
 Not a high school graduate       29,610       6.3       14,815      50.0       8,570      28.9   $18,406          56.3
 High school graduate            130,075      27.7       93,350      71.8      62,390      48.0   $20,686          63.2
 Some college                    178,060      37.9      142,440      80.0      91,730      51.5   $22,953          70.2
 Bachelor degree                  90,730      19.3       75,125      82.8      52,020      57.3   $30,260          92.5
 Advanced degree                  32,150       6.8       28,140      87.5      20,175      62.8   $38,198         116.8

21 to 24 years                    45,875     100.0       35,195      76.7      16,280      35.5   $18,091          55.3
 Not a high school graduate        3,270       7.1        1,540      47.1         690      21.2   $14,760          45.1
 High school graduate              9,810      21.4        7,045      71.8       3,910      39.9   $16,765          51.2
 Some college                     23,940      52.2       19,320      80.7       8,270      34.5   $17,611          53.8
 Bachelor degree                   7,425      16.2        6,380      85.9       3,035      40.9   $22,726          69.5
 Advanced degree                     545       1.2          405      73.7         130      24.1   $16,250          49.7
25 to 34 years                   107,990     100.0       83,515      77.3      56,415      52.2   $23,569          72.0
 Not a high school graduate        7,075       6.6        3,365      47.6       1,820      25.7   $19,395          59.3
 High school graduate             21,785      20.2       15,575      71.5      10,020      46.0   $19,626          60.0
 Some college                     41,870      38.8       33,255      79.4      21,705      51.8   $21,824          66.7
 Bachelor degree                  28,260      26.2       23,930      84.7      17,885      63.3   $27,318          83.5
 Advanced degree                   6,835       6.3        6,125      89.6       4,255      62.3   $32,392          99.0
35 to 44 years                   131,190     100.0      105,430      80.4      72,120      55.0   $25,551          78.1
 Not a high school graduate        7,245       5.5        4,160      57.4       2,540      35.0   $19,192          58.7
 High school graduate             35,845      27.3       27,825      77.6      19,175      53.5   $21,119          64.6
 Some college                     50,510      38.5       42,115      83.4      28,740      56.9   $24,778          75.7
 Bachelor degree                  26,120      19.9       21,580      82.6      14,855      56.9   $32,273          98.6
 Advanced degree                   9,305       7.1        8,280      89.0       5,785      62.1   $39,162         119.7
45 to 54 years                   112,455     100.0       90,765      80.7      65,150      57.9   $26,727          81.7
 Not a high school graduate        5,385       4.8        2,890      53.7       1,830      34.0   $18,293          55.9
 High school graduate             33,480      29.8       25,605      76.5      18,375      54.9   $21,659          66.2
 Some college                     40,190      35.7       33,530      83.4      23,950      59.6   $25,427          77.7
 Bachelor degree                  20,485      18.2       17,500      85.4      12,495      61.0   $31,919          97.6
 Advanced degree                  10,810       9.6        9,845      91.1       7,500      69.3   $40,400         123.5
55 to 64 years                    72,090     100.0       44,515      61.8      28,505      39.5   $23,628          72.2
 Not a high school graduate        6,635       9.2        2,855      43.0       1,685      25.4   $17,618          53.9
 High school graduate             29,155      40.4       17,295      59.3      10,910      37.4   $20,793          63.6
 Some college                     21,550      29.9       14,220      66.0       9,060      42.0   $23,390          71.5
 Bachelor degree                   8,435      11.7        5,745      68.1       3,750      44.4   $31,361          95.9
 Advanced degree                   4,650       6.5        3,490      75.0       2,505      53.9   $40,173         122.8

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                    61,850     100.0       13,415      21.7       3,825       6.2   $18,125          55.4
 Not a high school graduate        9,805      15.9        1,605      16.4         450       4.6   $15,401          47.1
 High school graduate             28,090      45.4        6,130      21.8       1,590       5.7   $17,614          53.8
 Some college                     15,245      24.6        3,750      24.6       1,105       7.3   $19,210          58.7
 Bachelor degree                   4,735       7.7        1,075      22.7         365       7.7   $20,000          61.1
 Advanced degree                   2,165       3.5          555      25.6         220      10.2   $40,556         124.0


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