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PINC-08. Source of Income in 2008-People 15 Years Old and Over, By Income of Specified Type in 2008, Age, Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands. People 15 years old and over as of March of the following year. Social Security income may include a small number of people who report Railroad Retirement Income as Social Security Income. Retirement Income includes payments reported as survivor, disability, or retirement benefits. Rents, royalties, estates or trusts includes estates and trusts reported as survivor benefits)

  Total with Income $1 to $2,499 or loss $2,500 to $4,999 $5,000 to $7,499 $7,500 to $9,999 $10,000 to $12,499 $12,500 to $14,999 $15,000 to $17,499 $17,500 to $19,999 $20,000 to $22,499
35 to 44 Years
All Races
    Total 38,209 1,866 819 985 1,209 1,727 991 1,477 1,209 1,866
Earnings 34,635 853 709 786 684 1,452 791 1,375 1,014 1,846
  Wages and Salary 32,625 672 668 699 619 1,299 753 1,230 971 1,687
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2,847 635 128 199 89 239 53 171 61 171
  Farm Self-Employment 366 234 14 10 7 11 2 4 3 12
Social Security 1,273 59 103 153 346 248 145 67 31 47
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 811 105 106 181 277 70 25 29 3 8
Public Assistance 396 207 95 60 16 5 0 1 4 0
Veterans Benefits 239 60 46 16 11 23 8 20 3 5
Survivor Benefits 94 25 7 11 5 4 5 0 7 4
Disability Benefits 191 32 14 35 32 12 16 14 5 6
Unemployment Compensation 1,908 788 471 258 153 113 44 20 28 8
Workers Compensation 327 128 55 31 22 21 17 4 12 9
Property Income 18,064 15,631 888 568 207 230 57 91 54 72
  Interest 17,067 15,770 600 245 127 94 32 67 9 30
  Dividends 5,106 4,382 230 244 34 101 11 28 11 20
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,695 1,110 178 129 44 98 12 10 3 29
Retirement Income 475 79 30 51 57 43 23 24 24 22
  Company or Union Retirement 171 24 13 27 12 14 5 1 8 6
  Federal Government Retirement 31 2 0 2 4 6 0 12 0 4
  Military Retirement 82 6 0 2 11 14 5 4 12 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 74 15 3 4 4 6 5 4 0 4
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 9 1 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 33 12 8 0 3 1 0 2 0 4
  Other or Don't Know 85 24 7 11 22 5 7 2 2 1
Pension Income 250 30 12 25 24 30 5 8 15 12
  Company or Union Retirement 112 13 5 23 10 14 0 1 3 1
  Federal Government Retirement 9 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 4
  Military Retirement 72 0 0 2 11 10 5 4 12 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 44 8 1 0 4 4 0 3 0 4
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 100 33 11 15 14 4 1 0 4 0
Child Support 1,844 553 501 385 179 98 53 24 21 5
Educational Assistance 658 269 137 101 38 54 15 19 6 3
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
332 150 15 49 7 43 8 14 3 10
Other Income, N.E.C. 121 40 55 11 6 4 0 2 2 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 35,612 837 736 874 967 1,669 921 1,441 1,060 1,887
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
35,758 844 721 886 976 1,665 913 1,452 1,065 1,902
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,273 59 103 153 346 248 145 67 31 47
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,665 129 123 180 391 261 160 84 48 72
  Government Transfer Payments 4,704 1,140 780 612 799 478 258 189 98 82
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,144 261 195 225 294 74 34 31 9 8
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
2,212 230 198 323 626 324 198 114 49 54
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1,565 318 217 265 333 115 49 59 33 31

 

  $22,500 to $24,999 $25,000 to $27,499 $27,500 to $29,999 $30,000 to $32,499 $32,500 to $34,999 $35,000 to $37,499 $37,500 to $39,999 $40,000 to $42,499 $42,500 to $44,999 $45,000 to $47,499
35 to 44 Years
All Races
    Total 1,000 1,602 956 2,070 804 1,709 764 1,722 615 1,190
Earnings 953 1,624 812 2,148 657 1,764 664 1,833 453 1,235
  Wages and Salary 922 1,530 775 2,024 648 1,653 629 1,750 438 1,181
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 30 111 34 145 19 117 29 87 7 48
  Farm Self-Employment 2 2 1 2 0 8 1 13 0 3
Social Security 10 20 9 3 1 1 3 1 9 1
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 12 2 3 10 10 8 0 0 2 0
Survivor Benefits 5 5 0 3 7 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 7 0 2 0 0 3 0 1 0 2
Unemployment Compensation 3 6 5 0 4 0 0 0 0 1
Workers Compensation 0 5 7 0 1 3 0 3 3 3
Property Income 23 43 25 32 8 13 3 3 4 3
  Interest 8 2 16 16 0 2 0 5 4 0
  Dividends 0 17 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7 18 4 12 0 2 1 1 0 0
Retirement Income 13 15 4 7 13 13 6 11 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 2 1 0 1 7 12 3 8 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 1 11 2 1 0 0 3 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 7 1 3 4 3 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 6 12 4 5 5 9 6 10 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 9 3 7 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 1 11 2 1 0 0 3 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 1 2 4 3 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 10 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Child Support 10 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 2
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 9 0 1 1 1 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
6 6 0 3 0 1 0 3 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 957 1,639 820 2,153 670 1,764 669 1,838 465 1,241
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
966 1,645 830 2,146 686 1,769 678 1,842 461 1,236
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 10 20 9 3 1 1 3 1 9 1
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
25 36 20 11 14 16 10 12 10 5
  Government Transfer Payments 39 51 34 16 12 19 8 9 15 8
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 6 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
22 27 9 4 1 2 3 1 7 1
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
17 23 4 7 13 13 9 15 0 4

 

  $47,500 to $49,999 $50,000 to $52,499 $52,500 to $54,999 $55,000 to $57,499 $57,500 to $59,999 $60,000 to $62,499 $62,500 to $64,999 $65,000 to $67,499 $67,500 to $69,999 $70,000 to $72,499
35 to 44 Years
All Races
    Total 632 1,586 557 805 360 1,056 294 615 340 853
Earnings 544 1,670 403 797 317 1,164 194 672 234 927
  Wages and Salary 543 1,560 394 806 318 1,123 190 644 221 902
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 130 3 7 3 37 3 22 5 29
  Farm Self-Employment 0 5 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 4
Social Security 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Disability Benefits 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Property Income 7 3 0 3 12 7 2 7 0 3
  Interest 3 3 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 2 0 0 0 6 0 1 2 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Retirement Income 2 8 3 0 9 2 2 3 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 6 3 0 8 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 2 0 0 1 2 0 3 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 2 8 3 0 9 2 4 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 8 3 0 8 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 546 1,682 403 795 315 1,165 195 667 238 932
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
549 1,681 412 804 315 1,159 201 665 253 918
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 14 4 3 0 2 0 3 18 0
  Government Transfer Payments 5 17 7 0 2 2 0 3 5 0
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 8 3 0 9 2 2 3 0 0

 

  $72,500 to $74,999 $75,000 to $77,499 $77,500 to $79,999 $80,000 to $82,499 $82,500 to $84,999 $85,000 to $87,499 $87,500 to $89,999 $90,000 to $92,499 $92,500 to $94,999 $95,000 to $97,499
35 to 44 Years
All Races
    Total 281 585 228 568 181 323 148 397 126 208
Earnings 185 613 145 608 126 324 102 431 56 197
  Wages and Salary 167 593 130 586 128 335 97 417 53 185
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 18 7 23 0 2 0 6 0 5
  Farm Self-Employment 0 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Property Income 1 3 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 2
  Interest 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Dividends 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 0 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 185 614 145 607 128 324 103 429 56 197
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
196 610 151 610 127 328 110 434 62 199
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 1 0 3 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0

 

    Median Income Mean Income Gini Ratio  
$97,500 to $99,999 $100,000 and over Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Ratio Standard Error B-CELL
35 to 44 Years
All Races
    Total 93 3,393 35,767 160 47,520 348 0.461 0.0048 1,249
Earnings 59 3,213 37,286 147 49,605 371 0.428 0.0050 1,249
  Wages and Salary 61 3,022 38,142 401 49,953 374 0.420 0.0051 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 160 16,170 436 29,298 1,277 0.608 0.0197 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 1 11 1,960 114 13,584 1,744 0.754 0.0453 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,827 144 11,343 241 0.328 0.0246 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,614 152 7,295 165 0.299 0.0269 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,393 150 3,720 232 0.525 0.0489 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 7,002 1,521 11,461 805 0.520 0.0477 1,249
Survivor Benefits 2 0 9,529 2,677 16,200 2,295 0.579 0.0911 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 0 8,621 603 13,112 1,312 0.509 0.0791 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 6 0 3,382 130 5,005 183 0.513 0.0277 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,140 458 8,434 747 0.590 0.0561 1,249
Property Income 7 44 1,445 12 1,839 65 0.448 0.0530 1,249
  Interest 21 0 1,353 12 1,019 41 0.106 0.0461 1,249
  Dividends 0 12 1,457 23 1,744 101 0.413 0.0999 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 17 2 1,909 52 4,081 383 0.583 0.2127 1,249
Retirement Income 2 2 11,213 714 17,549 958 0.515 0.0404 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 11,506 1,631 20,410 1,664 0.534 0.0543 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,221 2,103 18,741 1,508 0.397 0.0796 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 2 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 7,571 830 8,939 1,398 0.509 0.1193 1,249
Pension Income 0 0 14,331 2,592 20,807 1,305 0.475 0.0495 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 10,868 1,137 21,340 2,055 0.485 0.0651 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Alimony 2 0 6,038 948 10,735 1,782 0.617 0.1048 1,249
Child Support 3 0 4,344 120 5,585 174 0.467 0.0257 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,594 262 5,378 304 0.518 0.0433 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 5,051 1,060 10,031 1,057 0.626 0.0666 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 3,422 278 3,883 436 0.421 0.1022 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 60 3,217 36,666 149 48,649 362 0.434 0.0049 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
62 3,230 36,670 149 48,684 361 0.433 0.0049 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,827 144 11,343 241 0.328 0.0246 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 3 10,083 196 13,673 361 0.427 0.0250 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 7 2 6,762 157 8,606 159 0.487 0.0147 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,301 210 6,460 152 0.375 0.0232 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,918 105 9,867 166 0.351 0.0183 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 2 7,327 205 10,050 348 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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