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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Oregon: 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                 1,968,545     100.0    1,470,870      74.7     982,685      49.9   $32,501          99.3
 Not a high school graduate      186,995       9.5      107,885      57.7      61,880      33.1   $21,237          64.9
 High school graduate            491,800      25.0      347,790      70.7     230,830      46.9   $27,620          84.4
 Some college                    719,315      36.5      551,900      76.7     368,660      51.3   $31,755          97.1
 Bachelor degree                 344,030      17.5      282,010      82.0     194,595      56.6   $41,766         127.7
 Advanced degree                 164,700       8.4      140,345      85.2     100,490      61.0   $50,956         155.7

21 to 24 years                   178,860     100.0      130,325      72.9      58,770      32.9   $20,426          62.4
 Not a high school graduate       24,085      13.5       14,785      61.4       7,130      29.6   $16,151          49.4
 High school graduate             51,325      28.7       37,755      73.6      20,040      39.0   $20,078          61.4
 Some college                     73,680      41.2       54,225      73.6      22,715      30.8   $20,979          64.1
 Bachelor degree                  20,550      11.5       16,950      82.5       5,855      28.5   $25,065          76.6
 Advanced degree                   1,410       0.8        1,140      80.7         435      30.7   $28,532          87.2
25 to 34 years                   460,455     100.0      358,110      77.8     233,635      50.7   $29,772          91.0
 Not a high school graduate       51,785      11.2       32,315      62.4      17,545      33.9   $20,289          62.0
 High school graduate            110,685      24.0       81,945      74.0      53,780      48.6   $25,889          79.1
 Some college                    157,660      34.2      126,785      80.4      83,140      52.7   $29,259          89.4
 Bachelor degree                  95,600      20.8       80,980      84.7      55,475      58.0   $35,566         108.7
 Advanced degree                  28,185       6.1       24,705      87.7      16,595      58.9   $40,190         122.8
35 to 44 years                   523,390     100.0      414,180      79.1     287,815      55.0   $35,382         108.1
 Not a high school graduate       48,480       9.3       30,195      62.3      18,215      37.6   $22,966          70.2
 High school graduate            135,005      25.8      104,045      77.1      70,945      52.5   $29,969          91.6
 Some college                    190,500      36.4      154,560      81.1     107,700      56.5   $33,851         103.5
 Bachelor degree                  89,780      17.2       75,185      83.7      54,550      60.8   $46,122         141.0
 Advanced degree                  42,930       8.2       38,540      89.8      28,475      66.3   $51,289         156.8
45 to 54 years                   503,765     100.0      399,410      79.3     286,985      57.0   $37,872         115.8
 Not a high school graduate       31,315       6.2       18,285      58.4      11,170      35.7   $23,584          72.1
 High school graduate            109,190      21.7       80,095      73.4      56,290      51.6   $30,495          93.2
 Some college                    198,010      39.3      158,685      80.1     114,945      58.0   $35,663         109.0
 Bachelor degree                  94,390      18.7       81,035      85.8      59,390      62.9   $46,286         141.5
 Advanced degree                  59,225      11.8       53,345      90.1      39,665      67.0   $52,722         161.1
55 to 64 years                   302,075     100.0      168,845      55.9     115,485      38.2   $35,477         108.4
 Not a high school graduate       31,335      10.4       12,300      39.2       7,820      25.0   $24,869          76.0
 High school graduate             85,595      28.3       43,945      51.3      29,780      34.8   $30,363          92.8
 Some college                     99,460      32.9       57,650      58.0      40,160      40.4   $33,579         102.6
 Bachelor degree                  43,705      14.5       27,855      63.7      19,325      44.2   $44,972         137.5
 Advanced degree                  32,950      10.9       22,615      68.6      15,325      46.5   $51,996         158.9

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   217,430     100.0       36,195      16.6      12,750       5.9   $25,181          77.0
 Not a high school graduate       38,305      17.6        4,310      11.3       1,405       3.7   $15,503          47.4
 High school graduate             69,370      31.9        9,610      13.8       3,860       5.6   $20,990          64.2
 Some college                     58,930      27.1       10,995      18.7       3,585       6.1   $26,362          80.6
 Bachelor degree                  24,125      11.1        5,300      22.0       1,875       7.8   $31,506          96.3
 Advanced degree                  17,620       8.1        4,650      26.4       1,680       9.5   $41,866         128.0


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