26.7% of college grads in metropolitan areas make $100K or more

The Hispanic adult population increased by 16% in metropolitan markets from 2002 to 2004, while the number of Hispanic college graduates increased by 22%, The Media Audit says. The number of Hispanic college graduates increased by 806,000 from approximately 3.6 mln to 4.4 mln. The 4.4 mln includes more than 1.3 mln with advanced degrees.

63.5% of all college graduates have an annual income of $50,000 or more, while 63.2% of Hispanic college graduates have annual incomes of $50,000 or more. 42.8% of all college graduates have incomes of $75,000 or more, while 41.7% of Hispanic college graduates have incomes of $75,000 or more. 26.7% of all college graduates and 24.1% of Hispanic college graduates have household incomes of $100,000 or more. 11% of all college graduates and 8.4% of Hispanic graduates earn $150,000 or more annually.