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PINC-09. Source of Income in 2008-Number with Income and Mean Income of Specified Type in 2008 of People 15 Years Old and Over by Age, Race, and 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)

  All Races White A.O.I.C. White alone 1/
Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars)
FEMALES
15 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
106,403 29,087 87,416 29,310 86,228 29,347
Earnings 74,538 32,412 60,714 32,503 59,823 32,566
  Wages and Salary 71,116 32,544 57,696 32,623 56,838 32,692
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4,827 19,622 4,204 20,092 4,147 20,101
  Farm Self-Employment 645 10,504 564 11,915 559 11,975
Unemployment Compensation 3,147 4,550 2,456 4,606 2,411 4,622
  State or Local only 3,012 4,467 2,356 4,542 2,312 4,555
  Combinations 136 6,390 100 6,102 98 6,207
Workers' Compensation 643 6,654 546 6,648 533 6,619
  State Payments 204 8,176 168 8,085 161 8,008
  Employment Insurance 232 9,052 204 8,951 200 8,991
  Own Insurance 17 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
  Other 197 2,346 163 2,499 162 2,499
Social Security 24,203 11,091 20,877 11,215 20,673 11,222
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 3,177 6,474 2,112 6,408 2,077 6,402
Public Assistance, Total 1,622 3,215 998 3,153 963 3,164
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 1,150 3,185 690 3,116 663 3,141
  Other Assistance only 455 3,311 300 3,256 292 3,234
  Both 17 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 452 10,341 361 10,146 357 10,193
  Disability only 131 11,909 93 10,935 93 10,935
  Survivors only 208 9,535 165 9,684 163 9,745
  Pension only 40 (B) 34 (B) 34 (B)
  Education only 22 (B) 20 (B) 18 (B)
  Other only 31 (B) 31 (B) 31 (B)
  Combinations 20 (B) 18 (B) 18 (B)
  Means-Tested 75 6,860 64 (B) 64 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 377 11,035 296 10,798 293 10,865
Survivors Benefits 2,243 11,681 2,029 11,872 2,010 11,898
  Company or Union 1,120 8,680 1,011 8,866 1,004 8,888
  Federal Government 247 14,605 212 15,316 210 15,328
  Military Retirement 150 11,587 136 11,489 134 11,461
  State or Local Government 213 11,323 190 10,980 189 10,989
  Railroad Retirement 52 (B) 50 (B) 50 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 20 (B) 19 (B) 18 (B)
  Black Lung 11 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 136 19,595 130 18,974 128 18,921
  Annuities 162 10,857 148 10,946 146 11,079
  Other or Don't Know 201 17,180 188 17,682 185 17,875
Disability Benefits 657 9,235 501 9,350 494 9,358
  Workers' Compensation 30 (B) 23 (B) 21 (B)
  Company or Union 162 10,089 127 9,415 123 9,399
  Federal Government 55 (B) 45 (B) 45 (B)
  Military Retirement 2 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  State or Local Government 118 9,534 94 9,025 94 9,025
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 92 12,495 79 13,855 79 13,855
  Black Lung 4 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 15 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 183 7,498 120 7,837 118 7,818
Retirement Income 9,340 13,650 8,156 13,540 8,068 13,507
  Pension Income 6,953 13,927 6,072 13,725 6,007 13,665
      Company or Union Retirement 4,982 9,960 4,394 9,762 4,348 9,745
          Pension only 3,824 9,942 3,352 9,693 3,316 9,683
      Federal Government Retirement 819 19,250 676 19,372 666 19,207
          Pension only 547 21,224 444 21,213 436 20,970
      Military Retirement 213 13,063 196 12,983 192 12,868
          Pension only 63 (B) 59 (B) 57 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 2,517 17,837 2,209 17,676 2,192 17,602
          Pension only 2,209 18,728 1,943 18,582 1,928 18,498
      Railroad Retirement 124 11,984 117 11,994 115 11,893
          Pension only 72 (B) 67 (B) 65 (B)
      Annuities 284 10,433 268 10,498 263 10,392
          Pension only 126 9,604 119 9,942 117 9,532
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 269 9,838 233 9,656 231 9,684
      Other or Don't Know 582 13,018 479 13,830 473 13,933
          Pension only 204 13,466 175 13,532 174 13,618
Property Income 50,853 3,222 44,772 3,389 44,323 3,401
  Interest 48,443 1,838 42,634 1,923 42,214 1,932
  Dividends 13,524 2,943 12,309 3,029 12,212 3,018
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,892 7,156 4,394 7,395 4,349 7,430
Educational Assistance 4,550 5,656 3,538 5,827 3,450 5,790
  Pell Grant only 1,230 2,967 854 2,915 828 2,940
  Other Government only 608 5,658 483 5,873 474 5,936
  Scholarships only 1,400 6,660 1,136 6,800 1,113 6,770
  Other only 630 5,476 528 5,370 517 5,410
  Combinations 681 8,613 536 8,816 519 8,484
Child Support 4,568 5,330 3,596 5,587 3,536 5,611
Alimony 417 13,650 380 14,015 376 13,982
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,373 7,371 1,049 7,519 1,023 7,528
Other Income, N.E.C. 513 5,612 423 4,621 414 4,652

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 33,821 11,453 27,920 11,780 27,568 11,796
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 4,607 5,596 2,998 5,564 2,932 5,574
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 24,283 11,116 20,952 11,242 20,747 11,248
  Child Support or Alimony 4,849 6,195 3,851 6,601 3,788 6,626
  Pensions and Annuities 8,755 13,636 7,675 13,460 7,593 13,420

 

  White alone, not Hispanic Black A.O.I.C. Black alone 2/
Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars)
FEMALES
15 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
75,322 30,423 13,616 26,233 13,172 26,146
Earnings 51,434 33,923 9,855 29,470 9,512 29,417
  Wages and Salary 48,795 34,059 9,641 29,503 9,300 29,448
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3,712 20,566 369 16,089 362 16,437
  Farm Self-Employment 522 12,583 52 (B) 52 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 2,029 4,723 564 4,254 548 4,252
  State or Local only 1,956 4,669 531 4,045 516 4,032
  Combinations 72 (B) 33 (B) 32 (B)
Workers' Compensation 457 6,728 74 (B) 74 (B)
  State Payments 135 8,116 29 (B) 29 (B)
  Employment Insurance 172 9,060 25 (B) 25 (B)
  Own Insurance 16 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 138 2,759 21 (B) 21 (B)
Social Security 19,180 11,358 2,547 10,299 2,483 10,288
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,613 6,437 885 6,514 870 6,495
Public Assistance, Total 628 2,710 562 3,313 546 3,295
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 431 2,687 419 3,220 406 3,209
  Other Assistance only 193 2,775 136 3,657 132 3,614
  Both 3 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 343 10,170 76 11,633 74 (B)
  Disability only 87 11,351 35 (B) 35 (B)
  Survivors only 158 9,691 33 (B) 31 (B)
  Pension only 32 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Education only 18 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other only 31 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 16 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Means-Tested 63 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 280 10,838 68 (B) 67 (B)
Survivors Benefits 1,947 11,963 166 9,487 164 9,432
  Company or Union 974 8,881 87 7,097 86 6,960
  Federal Government 205 15,374 24 (B) 24 (B)
  Military Retirement 127 11,440 6 (B) 6 (B)
  State or Local Government 183 11,103 16 (B) 14 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 46 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 18 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Black Lung 10 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 127 18,864 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Annuities 143 11,274 12 (B) 12 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 178 18,129 12 (B) 12 (B)
Disability Benefits 433 9,498 127 8,991 124 9,061
  Workers' Compensation 16 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Company or Union 116 9,443 32 (B) 31 (B)
  Federal Government 44 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 80 8,804 19 (B) 18 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 65 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Black Lung 4 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 11 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 100 8,291 52 (B) 52 (B)
Retirement Income 7,700 13,621 979 14,576 948 14,564
  Pension Income 5,746 13,742 730 15,725 705 15,708
      Company or Union Retirement 4,161 9,776 493 11,925 473 11,819
          Pension only 3,161 9,726 397 12,300 380 12,168
      Federal Government Retirement 648 19,141 112 18,837 110 18,828
          Pension only 423 20,906 82 22,000 79 22,097
      Military Retirement 180 12,819 10 (B) 10 (B)
          Pension only 53 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 2,094 17,747 249 19,764 242 19,901
          Pension only 1,849 18,616 216 20,587 212 20,613
      Railroad Retirement 109 11,641 7 (B) 6 (B)
          Pension only 64 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
      Annuities 259 10,497 15 (B) 15 (B)
          Pension only 116 9,539 6 (B) 6 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 215 10,035 28 (B) 28 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 437 14,528 83 7,897 83 7,897
          Pension only 162 14,112 21 (B) 21 (B)
Property Income 41,602 3,498 3,512 1,589 3,358 1,588
  Interest 39,661 1,980 3,360 965 3,216 961
  Dividends 11,816 3,039 521 1,793 498 1,737
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,056 7,656 265 5,311 252 5,458
Educational Assistance 2,991 5,989 760 4,861 722 4,614
  Pell Grant only 670 2,950 304 3,103 288 3,160
  Other Government only 398 5,970 100 4,201 97 4,155
  Scholarships only 991 7,129 151 5,589 144 5,275
  Other only 466 5,397 77 4,356 73 (B)
  Combinations 466 8,550 129 8,968 120 7,792
Child Support 2,973 5,882 834 4,029 815 4,054
Alimony 340 14,677 25 (B) 25 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
872 8,023 202 5,043 188 4,865
Other Income, N.E.C. 389 4,625 56 (B) 52 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 24,786 12,181 4,665 9,883 4,540 9,900
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2,159 5,597 1,375 5,546 1,344 5,543
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 19,252 11,382 2,552 10,311 2,488 10,297
  Child Support or Alimony 3,199 7,028 853 4,220 834 4,249
  Pensions and Annuities 7,265 13,500 889 15,134 859 15,141

 

  Asian A.O.I.C. Asian alone 3/ Hispanic (of any race)
Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars)
FEMALES
15 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
4,787 34,375 4,535 34,561 11,828 22,063
Earnings 3,575 40,223 3,361 40,728 9,127 24,348
  Wages and Salary 3,416 40,984 3,205 41,551 8,755 24,527
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 222 16,949 216 17,239 473 15,548
  Farm Self-Employment 27 (B) 26 (B) 41 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 105 4,997 96 5,057 427 3,950
  State or Local only 103 5,056 96 5,072 401 3,799
  Combinations 2 (B) 0 (B) 26 (B)
Workers' Compensation 15 (B) 15 (B) 82 5,942
  State Payments 5 (B) 5 (B) 26 (B)
  Employment Insurance 3 (B) 3 (B) 30 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Other 6 (B) 6 (B) 27 (B)
Social Security 637 10,613 618 10,594 1,596 9,453
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 135 7,309 132 7,294 500 6,311
Public Assistance, Total 29 (B) 20 (B) 379 3,928
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 21 (B) 11 (B) 265 3,909
  Other Assistance only 8 (B) 7 (B) 109 4,022
  Both 1 (B) 1 (B) 5 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 10 (B) 9 (B) 17 (B)
  Disability only 2 (B) 2 (B) 7 (B)
  Survivors only 8 (B) 8 (B) 7 (B)
  Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Means-Tested 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 9 (B) 9 (B) 16 (B)
Survivors Benefits 36 (B) 33 (B) 72 (B)
  Company or Union 20 (B) 17 (B) 34 (B)
  Federal Government 7 (B) 7 (B) 8 (B)
  Military Retirement 6 (B) 6 (B) 7 (B)
  State or Local Government 5 (B) 4 (B) 6 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 1 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Annuities 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 0 (B) 0 (B) 6 (B)
Disability Benefits 19 (B) 18 (B) 63 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 2 (B) 2 (B) 5 (B)
  Company or Union 1 (B) 1 (B) 7 (B)
  Federal Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  State or Local Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 14 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 14 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 2 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 10 (B) 10 (B) 19 (B)
Retirement Income 195 14,135 186 13,410 396 11,577
  Pension Income 151 14,389 145 13,345 280 12,393
      Company or Union Retirement 99 8,627 92 7,972 196 9,132
          Pension only 77 8,414 74 (B) 160 8,977
      Federal Government Retirement 25 (B) 23 (B) 27 (B)
          Pension only 19 (B) 16 (B) 19 (B)
      Military Retirement 7 (B) 6 (B) 12 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 54 (B) 53 (B) 105 14,940
          Pension only 49 (B) 48 (B) 85 16,231
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 6 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
      Annuities 1 (B) 0 (B) 7 (B)
          Pension only 1 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 7 (B) 7 (B) 16 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 16 (B) 16 (B) 38 (B)
          Pension only 7 (B) 7 (B) 12 (B)
Property Income 2,410 2,527 2,295 2,584 2,968 1,883
  Interest 2,314 1,595 2,205 1,622 2,784 1,137
  Dividends 660 2,159 633 2,216 423 2,398
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 210 4,648 202 4,698 318 4,446
Educational Assistance 234 6,767 213 6,798 519 4,443
  Pell Grant only 65 (B) 62 (B) 184 2,883
  Other Government only 21 (B) 17 (B) 80 5,629
  Scholarships only 100 7,649 92 7,553 140 4,063
  Other only 27 (B) 23 (B) 55 (B)
  Combinations 22 (B) 19 (B) 61 (B)
Child Support 87 6,268 74 (B) 645 4,231
Alimony 9 (B) 9 (B) 40 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
113 9,861 108 9,941 168 4,739
Other Income, N.E.C. 16 (B) 16 (B) 29 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 998 10,461 951 10,484 3,029 8,313
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 162 6,791 150 6,945 848 5,477
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 637 10,613 618 10,594 1,599 9,500
  Child Support or Alimony 93 6,684 80 7,331 675 4,545
  Pensions and Annuities 181 14,450 173 13,665 354 12,131

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