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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: West Virginia: 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                   526,610     100.0      304,115      57.7     195,820      37.2   $21,975          67.2
 Not a high school graduate       73,840      14.0       19,035      25.8      10,080      13.7   $14,188          43.4
 High school graduate            213,030      40.5      113,635      53.3      70,080      32.9   $17,764          54.3
 Some college                    142,420      27.0       97,570      68.5      63,575      44.6   $22,261          68.0
 Bachelor degree                  51,345       9.8       39,995      77.9      27,895      54.3   $30,329          92.7
 Advanced degree                  32,155       6.1       27,670      86.1      20,670      64.3   $37,175         113.6

21 to 24 years                    46,710     100.0       27,775      59.5      11,655      25.0   $15,049          46.0
 Not a high school graduate        4,905      10.5        1,550      31.6         455       9.2   $11,075          33.9
 High school graduate             15,660      33.5        8,440      53.9       4,375      27.9   $13,967          42.7
 Some college                     19,500      41.7       12,910      66.2       4,900      25.1   $15,280          46.7
 Bachelor degree                   4,950      10.6        3,815      77.1       1,595      32.3   $18,623          56.9
 Advanced degree                     605       1.3          460      75.5         155      25.2   $21,779          66.6
25 to 34 years                   112,540     100.0       69,880      62.1      44,160      39.2   $20,594          62.9
 Not a high school graduate       11,860      10.5        3,725      31.4       1,825      15.4   $12,805          39.1
 High school graduate             42,040      37.4       23,365      55.6      13,440      32.0   $16,060          49.1
 Some college                     34,910      31.0       24,255      69.5      15,605      44.7   $20,366          62.2
 Bachelor degree                  15,190      13.5       12,220      80.4       8,910      58.7   $27,378          83.7
 Advanced degree                   5,675       5.0        5,045      88.9       3,590      63.3   $31,750          97.0
35 to 44 years                   138,010     100.0       89,230      64.7      59,675      43.2   $22,722          69.5
 Not a high school graduate       16,435      11.9        5,280      32.1       2,935      17.9   $13,945          42.6
 High school graduate             57,620      41.8       35,380      61.4      22,435      38.9   $18,008          55.0
 Some college                     38,110      27.6       28,260      74.1      19,765      51.9   $24,355          74.4
 Bachelor degree                  13,860      10.0       11,045      79.7       7,815      56.4   $31,240          95.5
 Advanced degree                   8,375       6.1        7,365      88.0       5,600      66.9   $36,497         111.6
45 to 54 years                   134,815     100.0       82,445      61.2      58,125      43.1   $25,136          76.8
 Not a high school graduate       17,955      13.3        4,735      26.4       2,915      16.2   $15,563          47.6
 High school graduate             56,160      41.7       31,410      55.9      20,535      36.6   $19,566          59.8
 Some college                     32,940      24.4       23,545      71.5      17,350      52.7   $25,184          77.0
 Bachelor degree                  12,195       9.0       10,000      82.0       7,465      61.2   $31,367          95.9
 Advanced degree                  12,315       9.1       11,280      91.6       8,940      72.6   $38,566         117.9
55 to 64 years                    94,530     100.0       34,785      36.8      22,200      23.5   $22,557          68.9
 Not a high school graduate       22,685      24.0        3,745      16.5       1,950       8.6   $15,195          46.4
 High school graduate             41,550      44.0       15,045      36.2       9,300      22.4   $19,513          59.6
 Some college                     16,960      17.9        8,600      50.7       5,955      35.1   $23,763          72.6
 Bachelor degree                   5,145       5.4        2,920      56.7       2,105      40.9   $32,148          98.3
 Advanced degree                   5,185       5.5        3,525      68.0       2,385      46.0   $38,352         117.2

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                    80,980     100.0        7,865       9.7       2,660       3.3   $19,422          59.4
 Not a high school graduate       27,845      34.4        1,460       5.2         400       1.4   $14,714          45.0
 High school graduate             32,590      40.2        3,330      10.2       1,240       3.8   $17,488          53.5
 Some college                     11,290      13.9        1,685      14.9         555       4.9   $22,445          68.6
 Bachelor degree                   3,315       4.1          485      14.7         135       4.1   $26,250          80.2
 Advanced degree                   2,725       3.4          615      22.6         225       8.2   $33,684         103.0


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