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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: New Jersey: 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                 2,347,950     100.0    1,913,435      81.5   1,600,680      68.2   $47,088         143.9
 Not a high school graduate      242,570      10.3      150,080      61.9     112,975      46.6   $27,692          84.6
 High school graduate            634,585      27.0      499,945      78.8     421,520      66.4   $38,197         116.8
 Some college                    584,240      24.9      485,455      83.1     399,865      68.4   $44,933         137.3
 Bachelor degree                 492,685      21.0      440,440      89.4     378,685      76.9   $61,155         186.9
 Advanced degree                 301,570      12.8      275,070      91.2     236,975      78.6   $80,656         246.5

21 to 24 years                   185,770     100.0      133,640      71.9      73,475      39.6   $23,449          71.7
 Not a high school graduate       22,190      11.9       14,190      63.9       8,425      38.0   $18,172          55.5
 High school graduate             52,060      28.0       38,625      74.2      25,720      49.4   $22,240          68.0
 Some college                     68,685      37.0       48,110      70.0      23,000      33.5   $23,185          70.9
 Bachelor degree                  31,825      17.1       25,545      80.3      11,980      37.6   $34,825         106.4
 Advanced degree                   2,380       1.3        1,830      76.8         850      35.6   $38,750         118.4
25 to 34 years                   558,385     100.0      467,740      83.8     385,395      69.0   $39,852         121.8
 Not a high school graduate       54,310       9.7       35,785      65.9      24,585      45.3   $23,208          70.9
 High school graduate            150,460      26.9      121,665      80.9     100,275      66.6   $32,274          98.6
 Some college                    140,395      25.1      120,730      86.0     100,520      71.6   $37,297         114.0
 Bachelor degree                 134,390      24.1      122,645      91.3     105,825      78.7   $50,408         154.1
 Advanced degree                  55,160       9.9       50,310      91.2      41,265      74.8   $62,177         190.0
35 to 44 years                   702,025     100.0      602,710      85.9     527,385      75.1   $50,824         155.3
 Not a high school graduate       60,430       8.6       39,035      64.6      29,910      49.5   $28,779          88.0
 High school graduate            197,490      28.1      163,900      83.0     142,145      72.0   $40,468         123.7
 Some college                    175,435      25.0      154,005      87.8     135,695      77.3   $49,375         150.9
 Bachelor degree                 149,535      21.3      139,175      93.1     125,335      83.8   $67,648         206.8
 Advanced degree                  92,660      13.2       87,570      94.5      78,590      84.8   $83,001         253.7
45 to 54 years                   551,115     100.0      467,800      84.9     410,340      74.5   $54,662         167.1
 Not a high school graduate       50,970       9.2       32,120      63.0      26,105      51.2   $30,896          94.4
 High school graduate            136,020      24.7      111,355      81.9      97,605      71.8   $42,912         131.2
 Some college                    131,120      23.8      113,200      86.3      99,045      75.5   $51,212         156.5
 Bachelor degree                 119,105      21.6      108,970      91.5      97,845      82.1   $68,933         210.7
 Advanced degree                  95,350      17.3       89,760      94.1      79,070      82.9   $86,194         263.5
55 to 64 years                   350,655     100.0      241,545      68.9     204,085      58.2   $51,384         157.1
 Not a high school graduate       54,670      15.6       28,955      53.0      23,950      43.8   $33,399         102.1
 High school graduate             98,555      28.1       64,410      65.4      55,770      56.6   $42,063         128.6
 Some college                     68,605      19.6       49,410      72.0      41,605      60.6   $51,763         158.2
 Bachelor degree                  57,830      16.5       44,105      76.3      37,710      65.2   $68,446         209.2
 Advanced degree                  56,020      16.0       45,600      81.4      37,205      66.4   $85,850         262.4

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   250,485     100.0       66,495      26.5      35,275      14.1   $43,226         132.1
 Not a high school graduate       58,625      23.4       10,230      17.5       5,195       8.9   $31,884          97.5
 High school graduate             73,200      29.2       17,240      23.5       8,945      12.2   $37,386         114.3
 Some college                     41,115      16.4       12,140      29.5       6,275      15.3   $43,229         132.1
 Bachelor degree                  35,625      14.2       11,490      32.3       6,395      18.0   $59,112         180.7
 Advanced degree                  29,475      11.8       12,495      42.4       7,020      23.8   $77,111         235.7


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