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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
25 TO 44 YEARS
 
    Total
35,922 32,817 28,257 32,933 27,785 32,958
Earnings 31,487 34,752 24,835 34,823 24,432 34,840
  Wages and Salary 30,276 35,088 23,792 35,205 23,404 35,242
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,874 16,415 1,592 16,409 1,566 16,134
  Farm Self-Employment 235 4,836 195 5,764 194 5,809
Unemployment Compensation 1,440 4,702 1,057 4,685 1,029 4,695
  State or Local only 1,383 4,617 1,020 4,655 992 4,664
  Combinations 56 (B) 37 (B) 37 (B)
Workers' Compensation 236 6,812 200 7,150 197 7,165
  State Payments 84 8,023 68 (B) 66 (B)
  Employment Insurance 88 9,765 83 10,051 82 10,111
  Own Insurance 13 (B) 13 (B) 13 (B)
  Other 54 (B) 39 (B) 39 (B)
Social Security 1,085 10,624 782 11,093 762 11,110
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 823 7,092 521 7,032 511 7,046
Public Assistance, Total 842 3,523 513 3,459 489 3,489
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 626 3,467 371 3,346 351 3,399
  Other Assistance only 203 3,768 135 3,855 131 3,818
  Both 13 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 78 10,099 52 (B) 50 (B)
  Disability only 50 (B) 33 (B) 33 (B)
  Survivors only 10 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Pension only 5 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Education only 9 (B) 7 (B) 5 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 4 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Means-Tested 10 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 68 (B) 46 (B) 44 (B)
Survivors Benefits 94 13,243 80 13,793 79 13,531
  Company or Union 29 (B) 27 (B) 27 (B)
  Federal Government 8 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Military Retirement 7 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  State or Local Government 4 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 22 (B) 20 (B) 19 (B)
  Annuities 4 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 25 (B) 21 (B) 21 (B)
Disability Benefits 166 8,432 120 8,853 117 8,798
  Workers' Compensation 6 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Company or Union 37 (B) 29 (B) 26 (B)
  Federal Government 9 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 26 (B) 24 (B) 24 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 29 (B) 25 (B) 25 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 7 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 54 (B) 31 (B) 31 (B)
Retirement Income 339 10,785 263 11,136 255 11,169
  Pension Income 114 12,420 96 12,276 91 12,422
      Company or Union Retirement 132 12,897 111 13,312 105 13,739
          Pension only 67 (B) 55 (B) 52 (B)
      Federal Government Retirement 19 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
          Pension only 3 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
      Military Retirement 12 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
          Pension only 4 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 53 (B) 47 (B) 45 (B)
          Pension only 23 (B) 20 (B) 19 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 8 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
          Pension only 4 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 35 (B) 25 (B) 25 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 91 7,734 63 (B) 63 (B)
          Pension only 12 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
Property Income 16,027 1,334 13,499 1,346 13,331 1,349
  Interest 15,312 768 12,881 754 12,720 756
  Dividends 3,622 1,431 3,143 1,441 3,109 1,451
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,146 3,876 984 3,996 967 3,984
Educational Assistance 1,569 5,279 1,140 5,301 1,115 5,329
  Pell Grant only 502 3,059 329 3,130 321 3,148
  Other Government only 239 5,378 180 5,551 176 5,573
  Scholarships only 292 6,029 199 5,442 195 5,504
  Other only 323 5,833 268 5,836 262 5,926
  Combinations 214 8,521 164 8,335 160 8,246
Child Support 3,203 4,978 2,514 5,195 2,462 5,214
Alimony 111 9,975 104 9,501 103 9,516
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
478 8,053 329 8,828 318 8,891
Other Income, N.E.C. 139 3,665 112 3,379 109 3,379

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 4,604 7,041 3,252 7,036 3,167 7,047
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,573 5,596 984 5,529 952 5,579
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,085 10,624 782 11,093 762 11,110
  Child Support or Alimony 3,248 5,249 2,555 5,497 2,502 5,522
  Pensions and Annuities 226 12,302 187 12,464 179 12,569

 

  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
25 TO 44 YEARS
 
    Total
22,930 34,656 5,384 29,494 5,198 29,326
Earnings 20,103 36,746 4,690 30,940 4,524 30,747
  Wages and Salary 19,251 37,168 4,601 30,910 4,435 30,711
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,343 16,471 175 16,580 172 16,910
  Farm Self-Employment 175 6,334 28 (B) 28 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 821 4,874 319 4,697 307 4,677
  State or Local only 794 4,855 301 4,390 289 4,357
  Combinations 27 (B) 18 (B) 18 (B)
Workers' Compensation 162 7,183 27 (B) 27 (B)
  State Payments 53 (B) 13 (B) 13 (B)
  Employment Insurance 71 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Own Insurance 12 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 30 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
Social Security 660 11,252 246 9,462 243 9,348
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 407 6,987 267 7,026 263 7,014
Public Assistance, Total 306 2,971 304 3,539 292 3,522
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 220 2,905 234 3,513 225 3,518
  Other Assistance only 83 3,186 65 (B) 61 (B)
  Both 3 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 46 (B) 19 (B) 19 (B)
  Disability only 29 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B)
  Survivors only 7 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Pension only 1 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Education only 5 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 4 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Means-Tested 6 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 40 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
Survivors Benefits 73 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Company or Union 24 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Federal Government 4 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Military Retirement 4 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 19 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Annuities 4 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 20 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
Disability Benefits 102 8,986 39 (B) 38 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Company or Union 24 (B) 9 (B) 8 (B)
  Federal Government 5 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 22 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 17 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 5 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 28 (B) 21 (B) 21 (B)
Retirement Income 220 11,050 60 (B) 59 (B)
  Pension Income 77 12,435 11 (B) 11 (B)
      Company or Union Retirement 94 14,049 17 (B) 16 (B)
          Pension only 46 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
      Federal Government Retirement 11 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
          Pension only 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Military Retirement 7 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
          Pension only 3 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 37 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
          Pension only 14 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 8 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 4 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 18 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 57 (B) 26 (B) 26 (B)
          Pension only 9 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Property Income 12,081 1,367 1,384 972 1,315 977
  Interest 11,547 770 1,330 593 1,261 585
  Dividends 2,941 1,405 184 767 172 800
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 844 4,149 82 5,085 78 5,249
Educational Assistance 964 5,321 317 4,824 311 4,886
  Pell Grant only 269 3,045 132 3,065 129 3,102
  Other Government only 150 5,267 48 (B) 48 (B)
  Scholarships only 161 5,752 54 (B) 54 (B)
  Other only 234 5,786 42 (B) 38 (B)
  Combinations 150 8,275 42 (B) 42 (B)
Child Support 2,042 5,422 604 3,854 590 3,872
Alimony 90 9,762 5 (B) 5 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
265 9,578 100 5,157 93 5,126
Other Income, N.E.C. 102 3,386 13 (B) 13 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 2,518 7,220 1,132 6,982 1,101 7,002
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 678 5,536 533 5,537 517 5,560
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 660 11,252 246 9,462 243 9,348
  Child Support or Alimony 2,077 5,752 609 3,987 594 4,007
  Pensions and Annuities 156 12,342 26 (B) 25 (B)

 

  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
25 TO 44 YEARS
 
    Total
2,073 41,125 1,941 41,319 5,298 25,019
Earnings 1,798 45,072 1,674 45,509 4,710 26,096
  Wages and Salary 1,733 45,827 1,609 46,341 4,519 26,454
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 90 18,040 89 18,139 243 13,797
  Farm Self-Employment 10 (B) 9 (B) 19 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 60 (B) 54 (B) 229 3,988
  State or Local only 59 (B) 54 (B) 219 3,908
  Combinations 1 (B) 0 (B) 10 (B)
Workers' Compensation 8 (B) 8 (B) 36 (B)
  State Payments 4 (B) 4 (B) 13 (B)
  Employment Insurance 1 (B) 1 (B) 11 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Other 4 (B) 4 (B) 11 (B)
Social Security 30 (B) 28 (B) 122 10,072
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 16 (B) 15 (B) 123 7,168
Public Assistance, Total 20 (B) 12 (B) 205 4,365
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 17 (B) 9 (B) 147 4,272
  Other Assistance only 2 (B) 2 (B) 55 (B)
  Both 1 (B) 1 (B) 3 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 3 (B) 3 (B) 6 (B)
  Disability only 2 (B) 2 (B) 5 (B)
  Survivors only 2 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
  Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Means-Tested 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 3 (B) 3 (B) 6 (B)
Survivors Benefits 3 (B) 3 (B) 6 (B)
  Company or Union 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Federal Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
  Military Retirement 1 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  State or Local Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Annuities 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
Disability Benefits 6 (B) 6 (B) 15 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 2 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
  Company or Union 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Federal Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 1 (B) 1 (B) 3 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 7 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 2 (B) 2 (B) 3 (B)
Retirement Income 15 (B) 15 (B) 35 (B)
  Pension Income 5 (B) 5 (B) 14 (B)
      Company or Union Retirement 5 (B) 5 (B) 10 (B)
          Pension only 5 (B) 5 (B) 6 (B)
      Federal Government Retirement 4 (B) 4 (B) 1 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Military Retirement 2 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 1 (B) 1 (B) 8 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 2 (B) 2 (B) 8 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 2 (B) 2 (B) 6 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
Property Income 1,081 1,601 1,022 1,653 1,370 1,133
  Interest 1,048 1,187 992 1,215 1,284 615
  Dividends 286 1,429 272 1,496 178 2,146
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 71 (B) 69 (B) 138 2,758
Educational Assistance 81 6,962 75 (B) 173 5,131
  Pell Grant only 26 (B) 23 (B) 69 (B)
  Other Government only 8 (B) 5 (B) 28 (B)
  Scholarships only 30 (B) 30 (B) 36 (B)
  Other only 12 (B) 12 (B) 29 (B)
  Combinations 4 (B) 4 (B) 11 (B)
Child Support 56 (B) 44 (B) 489 4,221
Alimony 2 (B) 2 (B) 14 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
46 (B) 45 (B) 57 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 7 (B) 7 (B) 9 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 155 6,988 133 7,467 744 6,334
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 36 (B) 27 (B) 311 5,698
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 30 (B) 28 (B) 122 10,072
  Child Support or Alimony 56 (B) 44 (B) 495 4,435
  Pensions and Annuities 12 (B) 11 (B) 24 (B)

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