Table S6. Personal Earnings by Educational Attainment for Persons 25 Years Old and Over: 
                 New Jersey, 2001-2017 (include inflation-adjusted Median Earning)
Personal Earnings Persons 25 years old and over by educational attainment
(Two-year Less than  High School  Some college/   Bachelor's  Postgraduate or 
moving average) Total   High School  Diploma   Associate Degree Degree   Professional Degree
2001-2002
Total   5,500,300        775,400     1,953,700             1,194,100        1,159,000                   556,900
None or negative 32.2% 59.8% 35.0% 24.3% 19.5% 19.8%
Less than $10,000 7.4% 8.4% 9.0% 6.9% 5.4% 3.6%
$10,000-$24,999 17.1% 19.4% 20.6% 18.6% 11.4% 6.2%
$25,000-$49,999 24.0% 9.5% 24.4% 30.9% 25.5% 19.1%
$50,000-$74,999 11.7% 2.1% 8.0% 12.1% 19.2% 18.8%
$75,000-$99,999 4.4% 0.2% 1.9% 4.3% 7.7% 11.4%
$100,000 or more 3.1% 0.6% 1.1% 2.8% 11.2% 21.2%
Median Income $33,500 $17,916 $26,240 $32,250 $46,000 $61,500
 (in 2016 $) $46,850 $25,026 $36,691 $45,115 $64,326 $86,035
2002-2003
Total   5,816,600        811,900     1,966,000             1,155,800        1,268,700                   614,100
None or negative 30.9% 58.2% 35.4% 24.7% 18.8% 17.3%
Less than $10,000 7.4% 8.4% 9.5% 7.9% 5.0% 3.7%
$10,000-$24,999 15.2% 19.2% 18.2% 17.1% 10.3% 6.5%
$25,000-$49,999 23.4% 11.5% 25.0% 28.6% 25.8% 19.8%
$50,000-$74,999 12.2% 1.7% 8.7% 13.7% 18.5% 21.4%
$75,000-$99,999 5.1% 0.5% 1.7% 5.3% 9.5% 12.8%
$100,000 or more 5.7% 0.5% 1.5% 2.8% 12.0% 18.5%
Median Income $35,000 $19,516 $28,500 $33,500 $48,500 $59,500
 (in 2016 $) $47,771 $26,651 $38,889 $45,715 $66,195 $81,260
2003-2004
Total   5,697,600        747,800     1,915,600             1,096,600        1,307,400                   630,100
None or negative 30.1% 55.7% 35.2% 25.3% 18.7% 16.5%
Less than $10,000 7.1% 9.7% 8.6% 7.0% 5.6% 3.1%
$10,000-$24,999 14.1% 20.0% 16.9% 15.3% 9.2% 6.2%
$25,000-$49,999 23.9% 12.0% 26.5% 27.9% 26.5% 17.7%
$50,000-$74,999 12.7% 1.8% 9.1% 15.6% 18.2% 20.4%
$75,000-$99,999 5.8% 0.6% 1.8% 5.7% 10.4% 14.7%
$100,000 or more 6.2% 0.1% 1.8% 3.2% 11.4% 21.4%
Median Income $37,250 $17,660 $30,000 $36,500 $49,250 $66,500
 (in 2016 $) $49,626 $23,564 $39,985 $48,622 $65,654 $88,487
2004-2005
Total   5,704,500        727,300     1,872,700             1,080,700        1,320,900                   702,800
None or negative 30.5% 55.4% 36.8% 24.9% 19.0% 17.9%
Less than $10,000 6.7% 10.0% 6.8% 7.0% 6.1% 3.8%
$10,000-$24,999 14.3% 20.0% 18.5% 15.3% 9.5% 4.8%
$25,000-$49,999 22.8% 11.6% 25.8% 28.9% 23.6% 15.4%
$50,000-$74,999 12.8% 2.0% 8.8% 15.1% 19.5% 18.3%
$75,000-$99,999 5.9% 0.5% 1.9% 5.0% 10.5% 15.0%
$100,000 or more 7.0% 0.4% 1.4% 3.8% 11.8% 24.9%
Median Income $39,250 $18,060 $29,000 $36,500 $50,250 $72,500
 (in 2016 $) $50,678 $23,280 $37,481 $47,180 $64,862 $93,702
2005-2006
Total   5,770,600        760,900     1,834,600             1,100,300        1,301,200                   773,600
None or negative 29.4% 52.6% 35.5% 22.1% 20.3% 17.6%
Less than $10,000 6.5% 8.9% 7.3% 6.6% 5.3% 4.5%
$10,000-$24,999 14.9% 21.0% 19.5% 15.3% 9.9% 5.4%
$25,000-$49,999 22.2% 14.0% 24.7% 30.6% 21.0% 14.3%
$50,000-$74,999 13.4% 2.3% 9.4% 16.8% 19.9% 18.1%
$75,000-$99,999 5.8% 0.6% 2.3% 4.6% 11.0% 12.4%
$100,000 or more 7.8% 0.7% 1.3% 3.9% 12.7% 27.7%
Median Income $39,500 $20,500 $29,000 $36,000 $52,000 $72,500
 (in 2016 $) $49,142 $25,486 $36,047 $44,753 $64,678 $90,116
2006-2007
Total   5,787,300        739,000     1,821,200             1,102,800        1,327,900                   796,500
None or negative 28.7% 50.2% 33.7% 22.2% 22.0% 17.3%
Less than $10,000 5.6% 6.9% 7.2% 4.7% 4.3% 4.4%
$10,000-$24,999 14.6% 24.7% 18.4% 14.7% 9.1% 5.7%
$25,000-$49,999 21.9% 14.5% 24.8% 29.6% 20.8% 12.9%
$50,000-$74,999 13.9% 2.8% 10.9% 19.3% 17.7% 17.6%
$75,000-$99,999 6.5% 0.7% 3.0% 5.3% 12.1% 12.1%
$100,000 or more 8.7% 0.3% 1.8% 4.0% 14.1% 29.9%
Median Income $40,500 $20,500 $31,000 $38,500 $54,000 $75,000
 (in 2016 $) $48,472 $24,564 $37,106 $46,077 $64,630 $89,826
2007-2008
Total   5,743,700        675,900     1,829,500             1,077,000        1,386,000                   775,300
None or negative 29.9% 51.2% 36.6% 26.0% 20.9% 17.3%
Less than $10,000 4.8% 4.7% 5.8% 5.5% 3.5% 3.6%
$10,000-$24,999 13.8% 25.6% 16.7% 14.2% 8.7% 4.9%
$25,000-$49,999 21.6% 15.1% 24.7% 27.2% 21.5% 12.2%
$50,000-$74,999 14.0% 2.8% 10.8% 16.9% 18.7% 18.7%
$75,000-$99,999 6.6% 0.6% 2.9% 5.4% 10.8% 14.3%
$100,000 or more 9.4% 0.0% 2.4% 4.8% 15.9% 29.0%
Median Income $41,000 $21,000 $31,000 $38,000 $55,375 $75,000
 (in 2016 $) $47,609 $24,363 $36,001 $44,141 $64,291 $87,064
2008-2009
Total   5,693,200        654,600     1,843,700             1,058,300        1,363,000                   773,600
None or negative 30.7% 52.3% 37.5% 27.0% 21.1% 18.3%
Less than $10,000 5.0% 5.3% 5.3% 6.9% 4.0% 3.5%
$10,000-$24,999 13.0% 24.2% 15.6% 14.0% 7.6% 5.0%
$25,000-$49,999 21.7% 14.7% 25.1% 26.4% 22.4% 11.5%
$50,000-$74,999 13.3% 2.2% 10.7% 13.4% 17.8% 20.6%
$75,000-$99,999 6.4% 0.5% 3.0% 6.2% 9.4% 14.3%
$100,000 or more 10.1% 0.9% 2.9% 6.2% 17.8% 26.8%
Median Income $41,000 $21,000 $31,250 $38,000 $54,875 $72,500
 (in 2016 $) $46,154 $23,671 $35,169 $42,756 $61,798 $81,701
2009-2010
Total   5,722,100        634,500     1,870,300             1,122,700        1,332,200                   762,400
None or negative 30.4% 51.9% 36.2% 26.3% 22.8% 17.9%
Less than $10,000 5.2% 6.5% 5.0% 6.1% 4.7% 4.1%
$10,000-$24,999 13.0% 24.3% 15.9% 13.1% 8.0% 5.3%
$25,000-$49,999 21.0% 12.9% 24.8% 27.5% 20.4% 10.3%
$50,000-$74,999 13.4% 2.8% 11.5% 12.9% 17.8% 19.5%
$75,000-$99,999 6.6% 0.6% 3.8% 7.2% 8.6% 14.2%
$100,000 or more 10.3% 1.0% 2.8% 6.9% 17.7% 28.8%
Median Income $42,000 $20,000 $32,250 $40,000 $55,000 $75,500
 (in 2016 $) $46,441 $22,115 $35,660 $44,230 $60,816 $83,482
2010-2011
Total   5,741,400        587,800     1,880,200             1,189,400        1,372,200                   711,900
None or negative 31.4% 54.1% 38.9% 25.3% 23.6% 18.4%
Less than $10,000 5.3% 8.0% 5.3% 5.4% 4.7% 4.2%
$10,000-$24,999 13.4% 21.3% 16.8% 13.6% 9.4% 5.4%
$25,000-$49,999 19.9% 11.7% 22.5% 28.7% 16.9% 10.7%
$50,000-$74,999 13.1% 3.7% 10.6% 14.1% 19.3% 14.1%
$75,000-$99,999 6.8% 0.6% 3.5% 7.4% 9.2% 15.3%
$100,000 or more 10.0% 0.5% 2.4% 5.5% 16.9% 31.9%
Median Income $41,001 $18,001 $31,000 $39,500 $57,500 $84,500
 (in 2016 $) $44,927 $19,740 $33,971 $43,278 $62,967 $92,536
2011-2012
Total   5,730,500        588,700     1,466,100             1,158,200        1,424,700                   719,500
None or negative 33.5% 56.3% 51.8% 27.4% 25.0% 21.2%
Less than $10,000 5.7% 7.9% 8.5% 5.4% 4.7% 3.9%
$10,000-$24,999 12.9% 19.3% 21.4% 13.2% 8.9% 4.6%
$25,000-$49,999 18.6% 11.2% 25.0% 27.3% 17.2% 9.8%
$50,000-$74,999 12.5% 3.3% 11.6% 16.2% 17.2% 12.9%
$75,000-$99,999 6.7% 1.2% 4.4% 5.8% 10.7% 13.2%
$100,000 or more 10.1% 0.7% 2.7% 4.8% 16.3% 34.4%
Median Income $41,001 $18,751 $30,000 $39,250 $56,500 $89,000
 (in 2016 $) $43,895 $20,041 $32,128 $42,030 $60,559 $95,298
2012-2013
Total   5,789,900        612,800     1,423,500             1,134,200        1,430,800                   815,200
None or negative 32.6% 53.2% 49.5% 29.7% 24.3% 20.8%
Less than $10,000 5.6% 6.6% 9.8% 5.4% 4.1% 3.1%
$10,000-$24,999 13.3% 21.4% 21.7% 13.9% 9.7% 4.3%
$25,000-$49,999 19.0% 13.7% 26.6% 24.1% 19.7% 10.0%
$50,000-$74,999 12.8% 3.6% 11.9% 16.8% 16.2% 15.9%
$75,000-$99,999 6.2% 1.1% 4.0% 4.6% 10.0% 12.4%
$100,000 or more 10.5% 0.4% 2.7% 5.6% 16.1% 33.6%
Median Income $41,000 $20,750 $29,760 $39,750 $51,500 $85,000
 (in 2016 $) $42,916 $21,722 $31,146 $41,595 $53,908 $89,000
2013-2014
Total   5,879,800        609,300     1,771,700             1,220,800        1,440,000                   838,100
None or negative 32.3% 51.6% 39.0% 32.0% 23.9% 19.0%
Less than $10,000 5.2% 5.9% 7.4% 5.8% 3.5% 2.3%
$10,000-$24,999 13.4% 23.9% 14.6% 15.1% 11.2% 4.7%
$25,000-$49,999 19.4% 13.3% 23.0% 24.0% 18.8% 10.4%
$50,000-$74,999 13.7% 4.2% 11.4% 14.2% 18.3% 17.1%
$75,000-$99,999 5.9% 0.4% 2.3% 4.9% 9.0% 13.7%
$100,000 or more 10.0% 0.6% 2.3% 4.0% 15.3% 32.9%
Median Income $41,500 $20,500 $32,260 $37,500 $51,500 $84,250
 (in 2016 $) $42,704 $21,097 $33,185 $38,616 $52,997 $86,686
2014-2015
Total   5,991,800        590,900     1,792,000             1,274,600        1,491,600                   842,600
None or negative 33.7% 52.8% 40.2% 33.7% 25.9% 20.1%
Less than $10,000 4.9% 5.0% 6.3% 5.8% 3.7% 2.1%
$10,000-$24,999 12.7% 24.2% 13.3% 14.2% 10.9% 4.2%
$25,000-$49,999 19.5% 12.5% 23.4% 24.8% 17.6% 11.8%
$50,000-$74,999 13.5% 4.0% 11.2% 12.6% 19.1% 16.5%
$75,000-$99,999 6.4% 0.3% 3.4% 4.9% 8.6% 15.1%
$100,000 or more 9.4% 1.2% 2.2% 4.0% 14.1% 30.2%
Median Income $42,000 $20,500 $33,000 $35,500 $54,000 $81,751
 (in 2016 $) $42,650 $20,817 $33,518 $36,040 $54,820 $83,047
2015-2016
Total   6,106,521        536,666     1,839,039             1,235,674        1,546,567                   948,575
None or negative 33.0% 52.0% 40.0% 31.2% 25.8% 22.8%
Less than $10,000 4.6% 6.6% 5.3% 5.4% 3.8% 2.6%
$10,000-$24,999 12.2% 22.3% 14.7% 11.8% 10.2% 5.0%
$25,000-$49,999 18.9% 14.3% 22.1% 24.8% 16.8% 11.2%
$50,000-$74,999 13.8% 3.6% 11.4% 14.4% 18.7% 15.6%
$75,000-$99,999 7.2% 0.1% 3.7% 6.7% 9.5% 14.9%
$100,000 or more 10.3% 1.1% 2.9% 5.7% 15.2% 27.8%
Median Income $44,750 $20,500 $32,500 $40,000 $57,500 $77,501
 (in 2016 $) $45,132 $20,675 $32,777 $40,341 $57,991 $78,162
2016-2017
Total   6,153,075        443,254     1,879,806             1,268,890        1,575,521                   981,252
None or negative 32.7% 56.4% 39.7% 6.3% 25.1% 23.0%
Less than $10,000 4.0% 5.6% 4.9% 0.9% 3.2% 2.6%
$10,000-$24,999 11.8% 18.6% 16.1% 2.4% 9.6% 4.2%
$25,000-$49,999 18.4% 14.9% 21.6% 5.1% 15.6% 9.7%
$50,000-$74,999 13.7% 3.2% 10.9% 2.8% 18.7% 15.4%
$75,000-$99,999 7.5% 0.4% 3.0% 1.7% 10.7% 14.1%
$100,000 or more 11.6% 0.9% 3.8% 1.1% 17.1% 31.0%
Median Income $47,954 $22,088 $32,143 $42,185 $61,752 $82,836
 (in 2016 $) $47,750 $22,000 $32,000 $42,000 $61,500 $82,500
Note: Educational attainment reflects the status as of March of each survey year while personal earnings
         refers to the annual earnings during the year prior to the survey.
         Persons without earnings were excluded from the estimate of median earning.
Source: Current Population Survey: March 2001 through 2017.
Prepared by : NJ Dept of Labor & Workforce Dev., Div. of Economic & Demographic Research, 10/2017.