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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Alaska: 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                   179,345     100.0      137,870      76.9      91,290      50.9   $44,839         137.1
 Not a high school graduate       13,570       7.6        7,160      52.8       3,460      25.5   $32,017          97.9
 High school graduate             55,745      31.1       39,590      71.0      23,895      42.9   $37,030         113.2
 Some college                     62,520      34.9       50,235      80.3      33,760      54.0   $42,499         129.9
 Bachelor degree                  26,935      15.0       23,660      87.8      17,905      66.5   $51,979         158.9
 Advanced degree                  15,405       8.6       13,805      89.6      10,220      66.4   $61,462         187.9

21 to 24 years                    13,170     100.0        9,215      70.0       4,210      32.0   $23,031          70.4
 Not a high school graduate        1,370      10.4          780      57.0         265      19.2   $20,929          64.0
 High school graduate              5,520      41.9        3,825      69.3       1,875      34.0   $22,662          69.3
 Some college                      4,990      37.9        3,675      73.6       1,670      33.5   $23,085          70.6
 Bachelor degree                     625       4.7          515      82.2         250      39.7   $30,313          92.7
 Advanced degree                      35       0.3           35     100.0           4      11.1   $51,250         156.6
25 to 34 years                    39,410     100.0       31,460      79.8      20,265      51.4   $36,006         110.1
 Not a high school graduate        2,820       7.2        1,630      57.8         820      29.1   $28,605          87.4
 High school graduate             13,550      34.4       10,155      75.0       6,015      44.4   $30,669          93.7
 Some college                     14,040      35.6       11,745      83.7       7,795      55.5   $35,821         109.5
 Bachelor degree                   6,040      15.3        5,460      90.4       3,920      64.9   $41,343         126.4
 Advanced degree                   1,670       4.2        1,570      94.1       1,110      66.5   $47,099         144.0
35 to 44 years                    54,160     100.0       43,515      80.3      29,595      54.6   $46,053         140.8
 Not a high school graduate        4,135       7.6        2,360      57.1       1,200      29.0   $36,419         111.3
 High school graduate             18,405      34.0       13,675      74.3       8,395      45.6   $40,914         125.1
 Some college                     18,490      34.1       15,625      84.5      11,065      59.8   $45,084         137.8
 Bachelor degree                   7,845      14.5        7,180      91.5       5,650      72.0   $52,334         160.0
 Advanced degree                   3,755       6.9        3,565      94.9       2,645      70.5   $59,583         182.1
45 to 54 years                    49,025     100.0       39,000      79.6      27,375      55.8   $52,294         159.8
 Not a high school graduate        2,580       5.3        1,385      53.7         760      29.4   $39,732         121.4
 High school graduate             12,235      25.0        8,565      70.0       5,405      44.2   $44,147         134.9
 Some college                     17,800      36.3       14,420      81.0      10,030      56.4   $50,989         155.8
 Bachelor degree                   8,950      18.3        7,985      89.2       6,230      69.6   $58,125         177.7
 Advanced degree                   6,375      13.0        5,925      92.9       4,545      71.3   $64,228         196.3
55 to 64 years                    23,580     100.0       14,675      62.2       9,840      41.7   $51,818         158.4
 Not a high school graduate        2,665      11.3        1,000      37.6         415      15.5   $35,870         109.6
 High school graduate              6,040      25.6        3,370      55.8       2,205      36.5   $46,073         140.8
 Some college                      7,200      30.5        4,770      66.2       3,205      44.5   $49,167         150.3
 Bachelor degree                   3,475      14.7        2,520      72.6       1,855      53.4   $60,689         185.5
 Advanced degree                   3,570      15.1        2,710      75.9       1,920      53.7   $65,692         200.8

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                    10,815     100.0        2,435      22.5       1,175      10.9   $36,449         111.4
 Not a high school graduate        2,770      25.6          380      13.8         190       6.8   $27,431          83.8
 High school graduate              2,660      24.6          540      20.2         240       9.0   $44,000         134.5
 Some college                      2,630      24.3          710      27.0         375      14.3   $31,806          97.2
 Bachelor degree                   1,250      11.6          350      28.1         155      12.5   $32,500          99.3
 Advanced degree                   1,060       9.8          375      35.1         190      17.8   $62,361         190.6


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