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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Pennsylvania: 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                 6,813,650     100.0    5,071,615      74.4   3,806,015      55.9   $32,475          99.3
 Not a high school graduate      607,675       8.9      303,380      49.9     208,850      34.4   $23,705          72.5
 High school graduate          2,537,575      37.2    1,831,220      72.2   1,378,320      54.3   $27,894          85.3
 Some college                  1,756,735      25.8    1,371,325      78.1   1,004,080      57.2   $31,892          97.5
 Bachelor degree               1,112,830      16.3      926,685      83.3     717,570      64.5   $42,287         129.3
 Advanced degree                 600,155       8.8      519,030      86.5     411,195      68.5   $55,402         169.3

21 to 24 years                   568,990     100.0      397,235      69.8     202,740      35.6   $20,453          62.5
 Not a high school graduate       46,725       8.2       25,580      54.7      13,520      28.9   $17,823          54.5
 High school graduate            172,795      30.4      125,745      72.8      79,670      46.1   $19,281          58.9
 Some college                    232,320      40.8      157,550      67.8      69,025      29.7   $20,138          61.6
 Bachelor degree                  94,640      16.6       73,875      78.1      33,225      35.1   $26,017          79.5
 Advanced degree                   6,645       1.2        4,840      72.8       1,990      30.0   $26,838          82.0
25 to 34 years                 1,515,580     100.0    1,189,340      78.5     903,460      59.6   $30,021          91.8
 Not a high school graduate      110,980       7.3       61,205      55.2      40,130      36.2   $22,000          67.2
 High school graduate            501,435      33.1      378,455      75.5     284,705      56.8   $25,804          78.9
 Some college                    411,480      27.2      334,925      81.4     252,735      61.4   $28,351          86.7
 Bachelor degree                 329,795      21.8      283,800      86.1     229,105      69.5   $36,269         110.9
 Advanced degree                 119,185       7.9      103,570      86.9      77,380      64.9   $41,872         128.0
35 to 44 years                 1,930,700     100.0    1,532,790      79.4   1,181,670      61.2   $35,471         108.4
 Not a high school graduate      138,775       7.2       78,065      56.3      55,115      39.7   $24,228          74.1
 High school graduate            755,625      39.1      589,210      78.0     451,480      59.7   $29,568          90.4
 Some college                    494,975      25.6      409,315      82.7     313,345      63.3   $35,263         107.8
 Bachelor degree                 318,235      16.5      269,960      84.8     214,030      67.3   $48,411         148.0
 Advanced degree                 167,850       8.7      150,305      89.5     121,190      72.2   $58,048         177.4
45 to 54 years                 1,681,720     100.0    1,322,140      78.6   1,049,095      62.4   $37,660         115.1
 Not a high school graduate      132,995       7.9       69,115      52.0      50,275      37.8   $25,150          76.9
 High school graduate            630,030      37.5      476,995      75.7     371,730      59.0   $30,508          93.2
 Some college                    412,060      24.5      339,050      82.3     270,120      65.6   $37,050         113.2
 Bachelor degree                 259,600      15.4      225,350      86.8     184,180      70.9   $50,364         153.9
 Advanced degree                 200,925      11.9      183,025      91.1     151,295      75.3   $60,123         183.8
55 to 64 years                 1,116,660     100.0      630,110      56.4     469,055      42.0   $34,421         105.2
 Not a high school graduate      178,205      16.0       69,415      39.0      49,815      28.0   $25,591          78.2
 High school graduate            477,685      42.8      260,815      54.6     190,735      39.9   $29,510          90.2
 Some college                    205,905      18.4      130,485      63.4      98,855      48.0   $36,439         111.4
 Bachelor degree                 110,565       9.9       73,695      66.7      57,030      51.6   $50,936         155.7
 Advanced degree                 105,545       9.5       77,295      73.2      59,345      56.2   $61,360         187.5

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   955,985     100.0      166,485      17.4      61,175       6.4   $27,914          85.3
 Not a high school graduate      248,380      26.0       30,040      12.1       9,570       3.9   $19,942          61.0
 High school graduate            410,465      42.9       65,770      16.0      22,095       5.4   $23,065          70.5
 Some college                    128,640      13.5       28,560      22.2      10,855       8.4   $30,311          92.6
 Bachelor degree                  72,710       7.6       18,455      25.4       8,245      11.3   $46,049         140.7
 Advanced degree                  56,155       5.9       18,160      32.3       8,390      14.9   $60,199         184.0


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