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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Nevada: 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                   592,265     100.0      464,380      78.4     363,785      61.4   $36,618         111.9
 Not a high school graduate       83,305      14.1       54,975      66.0      38,125      45.8   $23,484          71.8
 High school graduate            169,425      28.6      131,860      77.8     103,740      61.2   $32,304          98.7
 Some college                    197,410      33.3      161,415      81.8     127,210      64.4   $38,388         117.3
 Bachelor degree                  74,075      12.5       63,520      85.8      52,550      70.9   $47,555         145.4
 Advanced degree                  36,470       6.2       30,935      84.8      26,185      71.8   $61,423         187.7

21 to 24 years                    51,220     100.0       39,160      76.5      23,545      46.0   $21,634          66.1
 Not a high school graduate       11,395      22.2        8,345      73.3       4,735      41.6   $18,094          55.3
 High school graduate             17,450      34.1       13,700      78.5       8,935      51.2   $21,769          66.5
 Some college                     15,375      30.0       11,925      77.6       6,980      45.4   $23,449          71.7
 Bachelor degree                   2,520       4.9        2,165      85.9       1,060      42.0   $26,715          81.7
 Advanced degree                     180       0.4          105      57.2          75      40.6   $33,472         102.3
25 to 34 years                   151,960     100.0      125,255      82.4      96,080      63.2   $31,860          97.4
 Not a high school graduate       25,940      17.1       18,025      69.5      12,230      47.2   $22,286          68.1
 High school graduate             44,540      29.3       36,700      82.4      28,210      63.3   $30,339          92.7
 Some college                     46,905      30.9       41,050      87.5      32,350      69.0   $34,343         105.0
 Bachelor degree                  19,140      12.6       17,390      90.9      14,165      74.0   $39,877         121.9
 Advanced degree                   5,640       3.7        5,120      90.8       4,175      74.1   $46,819         143.1
35 to 44 years                   163,155     100.0      134,970      82.7     110,030      67.4   $39,677         121.3
 Not a high school graduate       22,280      13.7       14,620      65.6      10,640      47.7   $25,515          78.0
 High school graduate             48,570      29.8       40,000      82.4      32,360      66.6   $35,616         108.9
 Some college                     54,135      33.2       47,230      87.2      38,590      71.3   $40,968         125.2
 Bachelor degree                  19,725      12.1       18,015      91.3      15,810      80.1   $51,105         156.2
 Advanced degree                   9,685       5.9        8,830      91.2       7,695      79.5   $63,120         192.9
45 to 54 years                   132,000     100.0      107,745      81.6      88,930      67.4   $42,160         128.9
 Not a high school graduate       12,795       9.7        8,355      65.3       6,325      49.4   $26,047          79.6
 High school graduate             32,190      24.4       25,385      78.9      21,105      65.6   $37,031         113.2
 Some college                     49,860      37.8       41,845      83.9      34,175      68.5   $42,032         128.5
 Bachelor degree                  19,915      15.1       17,675      88.7      14,985      75.2   $52,028         159.0
 Advanced degree                  12,285       9.3       10,965      89.3       9,495      77.3   $64,083         195.9
55 to 64 years                    93,930     100.0       57,250      61.0      45,205      48.1   $40,443         123.6
 Not a high school graduate       10,895      11.6        5,635      51.7       4,195      38.5   $27,669          84.6
 High school graduate             26,675      28.4       16,080      60.3      13,135      49.2   $35,703         109.1
 Some college                     31,140      33.2       19,365      62.2      15,120      48.6   $40,611         124.1
 Bachelor degree                  12,775      13.6        8,275      64.8       6,535      51.2   $52,365         160.1
 Advanced degree                   8,685       9.2        5,920      68.1       4,750      54.7   $70,099         214.3

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                    64,780     100.0       15,610      24.1       7,665      11.8   $26,653          81.5
 Not a high school graduate       10,885      16.8        1,965      18.1       1,125      10.4   $20,376          62.3
 High school graduate             18,510      28.6        4,100      22.1       2,025      10.9   $22,765          69.6
 Some college                     18,685      28.8        4,875      26.1       2,440      13.0   $32,083          98.1
 Bachelor degree                   7,935      12.2        2,265      28.6       1,070      13.5   $31,061          94.9
 Advanced degree                   5,495       8.5        1,730      31.5         745      13.5   $63,869         195.2


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