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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Wisconsin: 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                 1,512,370     100.0    1,150,185      76.1     744,340      49.2   $26,521          81.1
 Not a high school graduate      101,115       6.7       49,275      48.7      28,690      28.4   $19,394          59.3
 High school graduate            492,290      32.6      358,075      72.7     237,240      48.2   $22,689          69.3
 Some college                    515,285      34.1      414,260      80.4     260,495      50.6   $25,813          78.9
 Bachelor degree                 267,750      17.7      221,715      82.8     145,145      54.2   $33,905         103.6
 Advanced degree                  99,400       6.6       85,065      85.6      58,790      59.1   $44,832         137.0

21 to 24 years                   135,820     100.0      105,855      77.9      48,360      35.6   $19,388          59.3
 Not a high school graduate       10,465       7.7        5,205      49.7       2,080      19.9   $16,075          49.1
 High school graduate             33,095      24.4       25,195      76.1      14,475      43.7   $18,516          56.6
 Some college                     66,305      48.8       53,930      81.3      22,635      34.1   $19,211          58.7
 Bachelor degree                  20,940      15.4       18,145      86.6       7,625      36.4   $23,934          73.2
 Advanced degree                   1,125       0.8          930      82.7         295      26.1   $19,150          58.5
25 to 34 years                   344,815     100.0      270,205      78.4     181,890      52.8   $26,041          79.6
 Not a high school graduate       21,270       6.2       10,130      47.6       5,670      26.7   $18,106          55.3
 High school graduate             85,430      24.8       62,385      73.0      41,425      48.5   $21,801          66.6
 Some college                    125,005      36.3      101,880      81.5      67,165      53.7   $24,426          74.7
 Bachelor degree                  84,065      24.4       72,550      86.3      52,455      62.4   $31,252          95.5
 Advanced degree                  21,310       6.2       18,490      86.8      12,230      57.4   $36,697         112.2
35 to 44 years                   437,350     100.0      349,740      80.0     230,935      52.8   $27,574          84.3
 Not a high school graduate       24,815       5.7       13,540      54.6       8,570      34.5   $20,051          61.3
 High school graduate            142,295      32.5      113,040      79.4      76,635      53.9   $23,625          72.2
 Some college                    153,160      35.0      127,130      83.0      83,340      54.4   $27,204          83.1
 Bachelor degree                  78,220      17.9       64,230      82.1      40,720      52.1   $37,467         114.5
 Advanced degree                  28,945       6.6       25,395      87.7      17,380      60.1   $45,243         138.3
45 to 54 years                   361,640     100.0      291,000      80.5     201,320      55.7   $28,722          87.8
 Not a high school graduate       19,190       5.3       10,425      54.3       6,670      34.8   $19,766          60.4
 High school graduate            126,450      35.0       98,260      77.7      68,760      54.4   $24,039          73.5
 Some college                    116,370      32.2       96,760      83.1      66,180      56.9   $27,833          85.1
 Bachelor degree                  58,955      16.3       50,935      86.4      34,615      58.7   $38,297         117.1
 Advanced degree                  32,800       9.1       29,655      90.4      21,630      65.9   $48,906         149.5
55 to 64 years                   232,750     100.0      133,385      57.3      81,830      35.2   $25,862          79.0
 Not a high school graduate       25,380      10.9        9,970      39.3       5,700      22.5   $20,723          63.3
 High school graduate            105,025      45.1       59,200      56.4      35,945      34.2   $22,838          69.8
 Some college                     54,445      23.4       34,560      63.5      21,180      38.9   $26,998          82.5
 Bachelor degree                  25,570      11.0       15,860      62.0       9,730      38.0   $36,682         112.1
 Advanced degree                  15,220       6.5       10,595      69.6       7,255      47.7   $46,243         141.3

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                   188,330     100.0       31,215      16.6       8,055       4.3   $21,545          65.9
 Not a high school graduate       38,080      20.2        4,640      12.2         975       2.6   $16,623          50.8
 High school graduate             90,215      47.9       14,755      16.4       3,615       4.0   $19,963          61.0
 Some college                     31,945      17.0        6,515      20.4       1,850       5.8   $23,789          72.7
 Bachelor degree                  14,960       7.9        2,675      17.9         810       5.4   $28,287          86.5
 Advanced degree                   7,015       3.7        1,625      23.1         565       8.0   $37,722         115.3



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