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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Washington: 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                 1,678,835     100.0    1,364,380      81.3   1,046,585      62.3   $41,471         126.8
 Not a high school graduate      144,875       8.6       92,130      63.6      54,635      37.7   $25,783          78.8
 High school graduate            401,705      23.9      313,370      78.0     239,470      59.6   $35,385         108.2
 Some college                    588,865      35.1      483,655      82.1     374,500      63.6   $40,392         123.5
 Bachelor degree                 324,390      19.3      287,980      88.8     232,395      71.6   $51,557         157.6
 Advanced degree                 166,545       9.9      149,080      89.5     119,200      71.6   $61,450         187.8

21 to 24 years                   142,410     100.0      107,350      75.4      54,900      38.5   $22,252          68.0
 Not a high school graduate       18,835      13.2       13,075      69.4       6,400      34.0   $19,009          58.1
 High school graduate             42,580      29.9       33,405      78.5      20,480      48.1   $21,765          66.5
 Some college                     59,170      41.5       43,165      73.0      20,270      34.3   $23,268          71.1
 Bachelor degree                  14,280      10.0       11,975      83.9       4,775      33.4   $30,378          92.9
 Advanced degree                     940       0.7          715      76.2         290      31.0   $31,631          96.7
25 to 34 years                   403,285     100.0      341,950      84.8     255,140      63.3   $35,425         108.3
 Not a high school graduate       41,035      10.2       28,215      68.8      16,275      39.7   $22,892          70.0
 High school graduate             99,620      24.7       81,700      82.0      61,190      61.4   $31,002          94.8
 Some college                    134,030      33.2      115,990      86.5      88,255      65.8   $34,451         105.3
 Bachelor degree                  86,980      21.6       80,110      92.1      63,190      72.6   $42,666         130.4
 Advanced degree                  26,780       6.6       24,540      91.6      18,415      68.8   $47,479         145.1
35 to 44 years                   477,290     100.0      409,990      85.9     330,145      69.2   $44,445         135.8
 Not a high school graduate       39,965       8.4       26,805      67.1      16,530      41.4   $28,181          86.1
 High school graduate            121,560      25.5      100,870      83.0      79,555      65.4   $37,719         115.3
 Some college                    162,515      34.0      142,115      87.4     116,755      71.8   $42,294         129.3
 Bachelor degree                  92,515      19.4       85,940      92.9      73,500      79.4   $56,091         171.4
 Advanced degree                  44,880       9.4       42,340      94.3      35,295      78.6   $62,310         190.5
45 to 54 years                   413,090     100.0      349,535      84.6     286,780      69.4   $48,124         147.1
 Not a high school graduate       23,115       5.6       14,145      61.2       8,850      38.3   $29,743          90.9
 High school graduate             80,140      19.4       63,435      79.2      51,200      63.9   $40,233         123.0
 Some college                    155,905      37.7      132,040      84.7     109,640      70.3   $44,359         135.6
 Bachelor degree                  87,275      21.1       79,490      91.1      67,320      77.1   $56,474         172.6
 Advanced degree                  57,755      14.0       53,880      93.3      44,860      77.7   $66,198         202.3
55 to 64 years                   242,760     100.0      155,555      64.1     119,620      49.3   $46,761         142.9
 Not a high school graduate       21,925       9.0        9,890      45.1       6,580      30.0   $33,013         100.9
 High school graduate             57,805      23.8       33,960      58.7      27,040      46.8   $39,493         120.7
 Some college                     77,245      31.8       50,345      65.2      39,580      51.2   $43,944         134.3
 Bachelor degree                  43,345      17.9       30,465      70.3      23,610      54.5   $57,250         175.0
 Advanced degree                  36,195      14.9       27,605      76.3      20,335      56.2   $62,494         191.0

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   154,975     100.0       32,005      20.7      13,445       8.7   $36,290         110.9
 Not a high school graduate       24,960      16.1        3,390      13.6       1,265       5.1   $21,020          64.2
 High school graduate             40,605      26.2        7,205      17.7       3,170       7.8   $31,588          96.5
 Some college                     38,680      25.0        8,425      21.8       3,630       9.4   $34,336         104.9
 Bachelor degree                  25,675      16.6        6,275      24.4       2,675      10.4   $42,569         130.1
 Advanced degree                  19,505      12.6        5,870      30.1       2,435      12.5   $52,409         160.2



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