Table 3-11
Labor force participation for individuals with highest degree in S&E, by education level and age: 2003
 
  Age at which more than half were—
Highest degree No longer
employed
full-time
Not in
labor force
Ever retired
 
Bachelor's 61 65 65
Master's 62 66 66
Doctorate 66 69 67
 

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Statistics, Scientists and Engineers Statistical Data System (SESTAT) (2003), http://sestat.nsf.gov.

Science and Engineering Indicators 2010