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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: New Hamsphire: Both Sexes

(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                   723,685     100.0      585,130      80.9     442,110      61.1   $34,624         105.8
 Not a high school graduate       50,675       7.0       32,605      64.3      24,325      48.0   $26,455          80.9
 High school graduate            212,180      29.3      167,855      79.1     128,745      60.7   $28,902          88.3
 Some college                    229,175      31.7      187,735      81.9     138,455      60.4   $33,476         102.3
 Bachelor degree                 144,815      20.0      122,920      84.9      93,310      64.4   $43,511         133.0
 Advanced degree                  70,645       9.8       62,190      88.0      48,110      68.1   $51,883         158.6

21 to 24 years                    52,500     100.0       40,170      76.5      21,805      41.5   $21,484          65.7
 Not a high school graduate        3,960       7.5        2,810      70.9       1,685      42.5   $20,406          62.4
 High school graduate             15,495      29.5       12,395      80.0       8,225      53.1   $20,861          63.8
 Some college                     22,695      43.2       16,630      73.3       7,680      33.8   $21,528          65.8
 Bachelor degree                   8,380      16.0        6,860      81.9       3,365      40.1   $24,784          75.8
 Advanced degree                     360       0.7          310      86.6          75      21.2   $25,556          78.1
25 to 34 years                   158,160     100.0      132,695      83.9     102,180      64.6   $30,956          94.6
 Not a high school graduate        9,080       5.7        6,520      71.8       4,750      52.3   $25,051          76.6
 High school graduate             45,725      28.9       37,825      82.7      29,225      63.9   $27,018          82.6
 Some college                     51,325      32.5       43,490      84.7      33,125      64.5   $30,472          93.1
 Bachelor degree                  36,955      23.4       32,075      86.8      25,435      68.8   $37,415         114.4
 Advanced degree                  11,225       7.1        9,885      88.1       7,410      66.0   $40,104         122.6
35 to 44 years                   220,275     100.0      186,910      84.9     144,705      65.7   $37,311         114.0
 Not a high school graduate       12,260       5.6        8,565      69.9       6,515      53.1   $28,327          86.6
 High school graduate             66,455      30.2       55,745      83.9      44,240      66.6   $31,022          94.8
 Some college                     70,575      32.0       60,825      86.2      46,240      65.5   $36,591         111.8
 Bachelor degree                  45,410      20.6       39,195      86.3      29,910      65.9   $50,880         155.5
 Advanced degree                  20,830       9.5       18,850      90.5      14,790      71.0   $56,211         171.8
45 to 54 years                   183,460     100.0      154,545      84.2     121,990      66.5   $38,212         116.8
 Not a high school graduate       11,850       6.5        7,705      65.0       6,040      51.0   $27,938          85.4
 High school graduate             49,765      27.1       40,345      81.1      31,750      63.8   $30,627          93.6
 Some college                     56,180      30.6       47,850      85.2      37,655      67.0   $37,189         113.7
 Bachelor degree                  37,390      20.4       33,020      88.3      26,160      70.0   $46,415         141.9
 Advanced degree                  24,940      13.6       23,055      92.4      18,390      73.7   $52,486         160.4
55 to 64 years                   109,290     100.0       70,815      64.8      51,430      47.1   $35,007         107.0
 Not a high school graduate       13,520      12.4        7,005      51.8       5,335      39.5   $26,440          80.8
 High school graduate             34,745      31.8       21,545      62.0      15,305      44.0   $28,940          88.5
 Some college                     28,405      26.0       18,940      66.7      13,760      48.4   $35,266         107.8
 Bachelor degree                  16,675      15.3       11,765      70.6       8,445      50.6   $45,594         139.4
 Advanced degree                  13,285      12.2       10,085      75.9       7,450      56.1   $55,701         170.3

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                    77,520     100.0       17,400      22.4       5,740       7.4   $28,125          86.0
 Not a high school graduate       16,305      21.0        2,705      16.6         720       4.4   $20,078          61.4
 High school graduate             25,765      33.2        5,300      20.6       1,515       5.9   $24,015          73.4
 Some college                     16,190      20.9        4,030      24.9       1,385       8.6   $27,897          85.3
 Bachelor degree                   9,605      12.4        2,535      26.4         995      10.3   $37,670         115.1
 Advanced degree                   6,945       9.0        2,275      32.8         985      14.2   $50,844         155.4


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