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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Texas: 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                11,569,030     100.0    8,294,200      71.7   6,186,790      53.5   $31,306          95.7
 Not a high school graduate    2,068,315      17.9    1,085,395      52.5     697,295      33.7   $19,127          58.5
 High school graduate          2,853,630      24.7    1,977,190      69.3   1,479,600      51.8   $25,729          78.6
 Some college                  3,480,395      30.1    2,676,555      76.9   1,997,410      57.4   $31,207          95.4
 Bachelor degree               1,893,285      16.4    1,569,690      82.9   1,251,180      66.1   $42,426         129.7
 Advanced degree                 845,205       7.3      726,415      85.9     577,985      68.4   $52,655         160.9

21 to 24 years                 1,145,940     100.0      774,525      67.6     403,735      35.2   $19,323          59.1
 Not a high school graduate      223,110      19.5      122,565      54.9      66,055      29.6   $15,606          47.7
 High school graduate            309,380      27.0      209,430      67.7     127,215      41.1   $18,338          56.0
 Some college                    433,305      37.8      310,575      71.7     147,080      33.9   $20,342          62.2
 Bachelor degree                 114,095      10.0       91,975      80.6      40,740      35.7   $28,325          86.6
 Advanced degree                   9,445       0.8        6,540      69.3       2,745      29.1   $28,935          88.4
25 to 34 years                 3,000,605     100.0    2,208,570      73.6   1,631,965      54.4   $28,284          86.4
 Not a high school graduate      543,370      18.1      300,585      55.3     189,505      34.9   $18,455          56.4
 High school graduate            712,310      23.7      503,880      70.7     371,260      52.1   $23,531          71.9
 Some college                    892,890      29.8      708,050      79.3     530,210      59.4   $27,773          84.9
 Bachelor degree                 552,020      18.4      468,810      84.9     375,945      68.1   $36,825         112.6
 Advanced degree                 175,935       5.9      151,485      86.1     112,190      63.8   $44,947         137.4
35 to 44 years                 3,296,670     100.0    2,506,740      76.0   1,955,580      59.3   $33,922         103.7
 Not a high school graduate      554,670      16.8      317,890      57.3     214,030      38.6   $20,305          62.1
 High school graduate            826,595      25.1      618,520      74.8     482,840      58.4   $27,594          84.3
 Some college                    976,750      29.6      791,295      81.0     625,955      64.1   $34,161         104.4
 Bachelor degree                 574,310      17.4      484,910      84.4     398,900      69.5   $47,976         146.6
 Advanced degree                 245,180       7.4      216,445      88.3     176,240      71.9   $57,924         177.0
45 to 54 years                 2,557,335     100.0    1,924,495      75.3   1,531,675      59.9   $36,713         112.2
 Not a high school graduate      407,995      16.0      214,895      52.7     144,225      35.3   $20,136          61.5
 High school graduate            591,890      23.1      424,310      71.7     332,130      56.1   $28,023          85.7
 Some college                    769,010      30.1      615,155      80.0     498,545      64.8   $36,231         110.7
 Bachelor degree                 446,715      17.5      383,410      85.8     323,210      72.4   $48,178         147.3
 Advanced degree                 266,510      10.4      240,000      90.1     198,755      74.6   $55,485         169.6
55 to 64 years                 1,568,485     100.0      879,875      56.1     663,835      42.3   $35,148         107.4
 Not a high school graduate      339,175      21.6      129,460      38.2      83,480      24.6   $20,166          61.6
 High school graduate            413,455      26.4      221,055      53.5     166,155      40.2   $28,121          86.0
 Some college                    408,440      26.0      251,475      61.6     195,625      47.9   $35,526         108.6
 Bachelor degree                 206,145      13.1      140,585      68.2     112,385      54.5   $47,647         145.6
 Advanced degree                 148,140       9.4      111,940      75.6      88,055      59.4   $55,170         168.6

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                 1,128,935     100.0      230,850      20.4     107,330       9.5   $25,776          78.8
 Not a high school graduate      340,930      30.2       46,670      13.7      18,660       5.5   $15,747          48.1
 High school graduate            303,485      26.9       56,050      18.5      25,755       8.5   $21,505          65.7
 Some college                    243,260      21.5       58,425      24.0      26,865      11.0   $26,615          81.3
 Bachelor degree                 120,865      10.7       34,840      28.8      18,000      14.9   $39,205         119.8
 Advanced degree                  76,955       6.8       27,585      35.8      15,000      19.5   $49,148         150.2


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