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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: Vermont: 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                   174,315     100.0      146,660      84.1     118,735      68.1   $33,216         101.5
 Not a high school graduate       15,220       8.7        9,750      64.0       7,395      48.6   $25,503          78.0
 High school graduate             59,790      34.3       50,050      83.7      41,930      70.1   $29,248          89.4
 Some college                     44,095      25.3       37,745      85.6      29,920      67.8   $33,854         103.5
 Bachelor degree                  32,135      18.4       28,780      89.6      23,010      71.6   $41,198         125.9
 Advanced degree                  18,800      10.8       17,135      91.1      13,940      74.2   $52,372         160.1

21 to 24 years                    14,635     100.0       10,625      72.6       5,840      39.9   $20,981          64.1
 Not a high school graduate          890       6.1          670      75.3         350      39.2   $18,393          56.2
 High school graduate              4,995      34.1        3,955      79.2       2,845      57.0   $20,348          62.2
 Some college                      6,030      41.2        3,895      64.5       1,740      28.9   $21,734          66.4
 Bachelor degree                   2,165      14.8        1,690      78.1         675      31.1   $24,671          75.4
 Advanced degree                      40       0.3           35      85.0          15      40.0   $25,833          79.0
25 to 34 years                    35,935     100.0       31,825      88.6      26,040      72.5   $28,862          88.2
 Not a high school graduate        2,685       7.5        2,010      74.8       1,470      54.7   $22,331          68.3
 High school graduate             13,075      36.4       11,515      88.1       9,900      75.7   $26,426          80.8
 Some college                      9,200      25.6        8,495      92.3       6,890      74.9   $30,078          91.9
 Bachelor degree                   7,885      21.9        7,105      90.1       5,665      71.9   $32,498          99.3
 Advanced degree                   2,245       6.2        2,045      91.1       1,585      70.6   $39,643         121.2
35 to 44 years                    49,530     100.0       44,485      89.8      37,855      76.4   $35,597         108.8
 Not a high school graduate        3,615       7.3        2,590      71.7       1,990      55.0   $25,713          78.6
 High school graduate             18,990      38.3       16,885      88.9      14,405      75.8   $30,638          93.6
 Some college                     12,345      24.9       11,495      93.1       9,925      80.4   $37,232         113.8
 Bachelor degree                   8,510      17.2        7,950      93.4       6,920      81.3   $44,725         136.7
 Advanced degree                   4,695       9.5        4,495      95.8       3,725      79.4   $54,958         168.0
45 to 54 years                    46,075     100.0       40,290      87.4      33,925      73.6   $38,903         118.9
 Not a high school graduate        3,495       7.6        2,220      63.5       1,830      52.4   $26,516          81.0
 High school graduate             13,840      30.0       11,625      84.0      10,030      72.5   $32,118          98.2
 Some college                     11,370      24.7       10,160      89.4       8,430      74.2   $38,123         116.5
 Bachelor degree                   9,575      20.8        8,960      93.6       7,435      77.7   $45,623         139.4
 Advanced degree                   6,940      15.1        6,625      95.4       5,595      80.6   $54,743         167.3
55 to 64 years                    28,140     100.0       19,435      69.1      15,070      53.6   $37,370         114.2
 Not a high school graduate        4,535      16.1        2,260      49.8       1,760      38.8   $27,762          84.9
 High school graduate              8,885      31.6        6,065      68.2       4,745      53.4   $31,887          97.5
 Some college                      5,150      18.3        3,705      72.0       2,935      57.0   $37,581         114.9
 Bachelor degree                   3,995      14.2        3,075      76.9       2,315      57.9   $47,833         146.2
 Advanced degree                   4,885      17.4        3,935      80.6       3,020      61.9   $54,489         166.5

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                    18,685     100.0        5,520      29.5       2,000      10.7   $26,607          81.3
 Not a high school graduate        5,140      27.5        1,100      21.4         400       7.8   $18,073          55.2
 High school graduate              5,415      29.0        1,475      27.2         545      10.1   $22,963          70.2
 Some college                      2,760      14.8          885      32.1         340      12.3   $22,120          67.6
 Bachelor degree                   2,325      12.4          835      35.9         310      13.3   $44,444         135.8
 Advanced degree                   2,495      13.4        1,085      43.5         355      14.2   $45,147         138.0


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