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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Tennessee: Females

(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                 1,689,225     100.0    1,104,300      65.4     760,730      45.0   $24,916          76.2
 Not a high school graduate      228,565      13.5       88,400      38.7      53,860      23.6   $16,729          51.1
 High school graduate            556,770      33.0      351,080      63.1     243,890      43.8   $20,916          63.9
 Some college                    504,270      29.9      364,400      72.3     248,365      49.3   $25,226          77.1
 Bachelor degree                 234,930      13.9      181,765      77.4     128,650      54.8   $31,993          97.8
 Advanced degree                 108,450       6.4       89,110      82.2      65,730      60.6   $38,663         118.2

21 to 24 years                   150,885     100.0       99,465      65.9      47,410      31.4   $17,314          52.9
 Not a high school graduate       16,835      11.2        7,060      41.9       3,060      18.2   $13,361          40.8
 High school graduate             46,785      31.0       29,815      63.7      17,035      36.4   $16,329          49.9
 Some college                     60,430      40.1       42,555      70.4      18,230      30.2   $17,543          53.6
 Bachelor degree                  19,785      13.1       16,070      81.2       7,065      35.7   $23,603          72.1
 Advanced degree                   1,540       1.0        1,200      78.0         455      29.4   $27,154          83.0
25 to 34 years                   401,510     100.0      279,460      69.6     193,625      48.2   $23,561          72.0
 Not a high school graduate       41,115      10.2       18,020      43.8      10,295      25.0   $15,558          47.6
 High school graduate            120,440      30.0       78,485      65.2      54,105      44.9   $19,426          59.4
 Some college                    126,975      31.6       94,165      74.2      63,675      50.1   $22,652          69.2
 Bachelor degree                  74,905      18.7       60,640      81.0      45,575      60.8   $30,023          91.8
 Advanced degree                  24,990       6.2       21,125      84.5      15,205      60.8   $32,374          99.0
35 to 44 years                   462,095     100.0      327,170      70.8     232,580      50.3   $25,972          79.4
 Not a high school graduate       51,900      11.2       23,560      45.4      15,060      29.0   $16,785          51.3
 High school graduate            150,580      32.6      105,160      69.8      74,605      49.5   $21,460          65.6
 Some college                    144,285      31.2      110,375      76.5      79,405      55.0   $26,547          81.1
 Bachelor degree                  70,330      15.2       54,320      77.2      38,795      55.2   $35,672         109.0
 Advanced degree                  30,230       6.5       25,110      83.1      18,440      61.0   $39,721         121.4
45 to 54 years                   398,915     100.0      272,115      68.2     201,125      50.4   $27,155          83.0
 Not a high school graduate       52,410      13.1       20,860      39.8      13,960      26.6   $17,303          52.9
 High school graduate            137,245      34.4       90,425      65.9      65,850      48.0   $22,178          67.8
 Some college                    112,970      28.3       84,935      75.2      63,890      56.6   $27,746          84.8
 Bachelor degree                  49,490      12.4       39,050      78.9      29,175      58.9   $35,516         108.6
 Advanced degree                  34,895       8.7       30,315      86.9      23,640      67.7   $41,216         126.0
55 to 64 years                   275,820     100.0      126,090      45.7      85,990      31.2   $24,925          76.2
 Not a high school graduate       66,305      24.0       18,900      28.5      11,480      17.3   $17,776          54.3
 High school graduate            101,720      36.9       47,200      46.4      32,295      31.7   $21,891          66.9
 Some college                     59,605      21.6       32,365      54.3      23,165      38.9   $27,279          83.4
 Bachelor degree                  20,420       7.4       11,685      57.2       8,045      39.4   $35,510         108.5
 Advanced degree                  16,790       6.1       11,355      67.6       7,995      47.6   $40,984         125.3

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   209,965     100.0       30,405      14.5      11,300       5.4   $20,412          62.4
 Not a high school graduate       77,620      37.0        7,480       9.6       2,690       3.5   $15,882          48.5
 High school graduate             69,320      33.0       10,915      15.7       3,875       5.6   $19,357          59.2
 Some college                     34,640      16.5        6,935      20.0       2,790       8.1   $23,314          71.3
 Bachelor degree                  11,930       5.7        2,090      17.5         825       6.9   $29,423          89.9
 Advanced degree                   7,735       3.7        1,845      23.9         705       9.1   $38,214         116.8



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