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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: North Dakota: 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                   345,000     100.0      276,020      80.0     196,245      56.9   $26,636          81.4
 Not a high school graduate       20,760       6.0       11,495      55.4       7,210      34.7   $21,234          64.9
 High school graduate             94,460      27.4       71,765      76.0      50,800      53.8   $22,725          69.5
 Some college                    138,955      40.3      113,640      81.8      78,360      56.4   $25,132          76.8
 Bachelor degree                  65,100      18.9       57,640      88.5      43,635      67.0   $31,225          95.4
 Advanced degree                  18,940       5.5       16,805      88.7      13,095      69.1   $41,610         127.2

21 to 24 years                    37,380     100.0       28,770      77.0      13,020      34.8   $17,259          52.8
 Not a high school graduate        1,325       3.5          735      55.6         380      28.9   $16,478          50.4
 High school graduate              8,395      22.5        6,430      76.6       3,630      43.2   $16,709          51.1
 Some college                     22,245      59.5       16,985      76.4       6,960      31.3   $17,225          52.6
 Bachelor degree                   4,560      12.2        4,010      87.9       1,730      37.9   $20,494          62.6
 Advanced degree                     165       0.4          120      73.9          75      46.1   $19,464          59.5
25 to 34 years                    73,565     100.0       61,615      83.8      44,775      60.9   $24,512          74.9
 Not a high school graduate        2,690       3.7        1,585      58.9         925      34.3   $17,447          53.3
 High school graduate             16,595      22.6       12,895      77.7       9,040      54.5   $21,065          64.4
 Some college                     31,635      43.0       26,855      84.9      19,035      60.2   $22,678          69.3
 Bachelor degree                  18,135      24.7       16,405      90.5      12,885      71.1   $28,345          86.6
 Advanced degree                   3,305       4.5        3,000      90.8       2,325      70.5   $35,811         109.5
35 to 44 years                    96,440     100.0       82,085      85.1      62,220      64.5   $28,030          85.7
 Not a high school graduate        4,220       4.4        2,740      65.0       1,795      42.6   $22,018          67.3
 High school graduate             28,045      29.1       23,245      82.9      17,470      62.3   $24,377          74.5
 Some college                     38,365      39.8       33,055      86.2      25,095      65.4   $26,820          82.0
 Bachelor degree                  18,215      18.9       16,520      90.7      12,795      70.3   $32,408          99.1
 Advanced degree                   5,595       5.8        5,050      90.3       3,995      71.4   $42,334         129.4
45 to 54 years                    84,800     100.0       70,880      83.6      54,065      63.8   $30,474          93.1
 Not a high school graduate        4,415       5.2        2,655      60.1       1,740      39.4   $22,035          67.3
 High school graduate             22,680      26.7       18,015      79.4      13,280      58.6   $24,978          76.3
 Some college                     31,900      37.6       27,130      85.1      20,540      64.4   $28,916          88.4
 Bachelor degree                  17,800      21.0       16,005      89.9      12,970      72.9   $34,536         105.6
 Advanced degree                   6,435       7.6        5,945      92.4       4,725      73.5   $42,212         129.0
55 to 64 years                    52,820     100.0       32,670      61.9      22,170      42.0   $27,441          83.9
 Not a high school graduate        8,110      15.4        3,780      46.6       2,370      29.2   $22,798          69.7
 High school graduate             18,740      35.5       11,185      59.7       7,380      39.4   $23,788          72.7
 Some college                     14,815      28.0        9,615      64.9       6,730      45.4   $26,714          81.7
 Bachelor degree                   6,390      12.1        4,700      73.6       3,250      50.8   $33,071         101.1
 Advanced degree                   3,445       6.5        2,690      78.1       1,970      57.2   $47,486         145.1

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                    45,180     100.0       10,290      22.8       3,815       8.4   $18,111          55.4
 Not a high school graduate       14,085      31.2        2,675      19.0       1,065       7.6   $14,155          43.3
 High school graduate             14,450      32.0        3,290      22.8       1,255       8.7   $18,163          55.5
 Some college                     10,220      22.6        2,490      24.4         930       9.1   $18,354          56.1
 Bachelor degree                   3,365       7.4          935      27.7         235       7.0   $26,071          79.7
 Advanced degree                   1,770       3.9          655      37.0         270      15.2   $46,700         142.7

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