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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
45 TO 64 YEARS
 
    Total
36,628 35,484 30,298 36,116 29,981 36,147
Earnings 28,678 38,158 23,797 38,560 23,562 38,589
  Wages and Salary 26,973 38,499 22,291 38,883 22,070 38,902
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2,296 22,755 2,008 23,535 1,987 23,674
  Farm Self-Employment 274 13,249 243 14,887 243 14,887
Unemployment Compensation 1,374 4,748 1,129 4,860 1,115 4,882
  State or Local only 1,310 4,664 1,079 4,767 1,065 4,786
  Combinations 64 (B) 51 (B) 50 (B)
Workers' Compensation 333 6,781 280 6,696 272 6,608
  State Payments 88 8,663 72 (B) 67 (B)
  Employment Insurance 135 8,830 112 8,402 108 8,419
  Own Insurance 4 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Other 110 2,595 95 2,824 95 2,823
Social Security 4,211 10,419 3,431 10,452 3,384 10,454
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,265 7,037 881 6,906 864 6,883
Public Assistance, Total 327 2,915 213 2,937 209 2,935
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 184 2,776 118 2,786 117 2,808
  Other Assistance only 141 3,110 95 3,125 92 3,096
  Both 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 142 12,864 101 13,472 101 13,479
  Disability only 60 (B) 40 (B) 40 (B)
  Survivors only 43 (B) 27 (B) 26 (B)
  Pension only 17 (B) 15 (B) 15 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 10 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Combinations 11 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Means-Tested 19 (B) 19 (B) 19 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 123 13,310 83 14,259 82 14,273
Survivors Benefits 504 14,051 444 14,374 438 14,441
  Company or Union 197 8,720 171 8,929 171 8,929
  Federal Government 51 (B) 42 (B) 42 (B)
  Military Retirement 29 (B) 27 (B) 25 (B)
  State or Local Government 34 (B) 29 (B) 27 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 11 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 70 (B) 68 (B) 68 (B)
  Annuities 40 (B) 32 (B) 31 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 77 17,955 71 (B) 71 (B)
Disability Benefits 425 9,685 325 9,800 323 9,813
  Workers' Compensation 19 (B) 15 (B) 15 (B)
  Company or Union 109 10,639 83 10,176 83 10,211
  Federal Government 38 (B) 33 (B) 33 (B)
  Military Retirement 1 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  State or Local Government 84 9,440 64 (B) 64 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 59 (B) 53 (B) 53 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 9 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 106 8,578 70 (B) 68 (B)
Retirement Income 2,741 17,281 2,273 17,645 2,245 17,536
  Pension Income 1,982 19,055 1,651 19,513 1,630 19,346
      Company or Union Retirement 1,202 13,253 969 13,138 957 13,024
          Pension only 911 14,165 719 14,195 709 14,138
      Federal Government Retirement 239 21,634 190 21,921 188 21,333
          Pension only 157 26,977 122 27,740 119 26,949
      Military Retirement 73 (B) 71 (B) 67 (B)
          Pension only 42 (B) 42 (B) 41 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 875 21,661 768 21,875 762 21,767
          Pension only 762 23,400 681 23,526 676 23,388
      Railroad Retirement 11 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
          Pension only 8 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
      Annuities 74 (B) 64 (B) 59 (B)
          Pension only 37 (B) 31 (B) 28 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 80 15,212 65 (B) 65 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 258 14,294 200 15,999 198 16,069
          Pension only 75 18,275 59 (B) 59 (B)
Property Income 20,174 3,787 17,794 3,976 17,649 3,984
  Interest 19,119 2,143 16,869 2,239 16,736 2,247
  Dividends 6,178 3,037 5,619 3,118 5,578 3,103
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,357 7,071 2,104 7,350 2,083 7,393
Educational Assistance 310 4,257 232 3,996 225 4,076
  Pell Grant only 66 (B) 38 (B) 33 (B)
  Other Government only 48 (B) 35 (B) 33 (B)
  Scholarships only 66 (B) 48 (B) 48 (B)
  Other only 111 3,437 97 3,094 97 3,094
  Combinations 20 (B) 15 (B) 15 (B)
Child Support 964 7,146 782 7,460 778 7,476
Alimony 253 16,124 226 17,071 223 17,040
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
309 7,211 228 7,706 224 7,775
Other Income, N.E.C. 237 7,765 198 5,963 197 5,981

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 7,746 11,441 6,169 11,749 6,074 11,734
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,522 6,478 1,049 6,394 1,029 6,372
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4,221 10,420 3,442 10,453 3,395 10,455
  Child Support or Alimony 1,148 9,558 946 10,255 939 10,240
  Pensions and Annuities 2,503 17,500 2,089 17,777 2,063 17,650

 

  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
45 TO 64 YEARS
 
    Total
26,976 37,327 4,469 31,369 4,367 31,173
Earnings 21,154 39,817 3,378 34,992 3,309 34,697
  Wages and Salary 19,814 40,136 3,278 35,283 3,210 34,974
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,806 24,097 157 16,264 152 16,737
  Farm Self-Employment 228 15,377 18 (B) 18 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 979 4,975 189 3,999 186 4,035
  State or Local only 940 4,892 178 3,896 175 3,932
  Combinations 40 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
Workers' Compensation 234 6,958 42 (B) 42 (B)
  State Payments 58 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
  Employment Insurance 92 8,960 21 (B) 21 (B)
  Own Insurance 4 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 81 3,052 10 (B) 10 (B)
Social Security 3,096 10,544 622 10,282 602 10,354
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 704 6,933 353 7,324 347 7,266
Public Assistance, Total 139 2,537 96 2,889 96 2,889
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 77 2,230 61 (B) 61 (B)
  Other Assistance only 62 (B) 33 (B) 33 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 92 13,434 33 (B) 33 (B)
  Disability only 38 (B) 20 (B) 20 (B)
  Survivors only 23 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Pension only 13 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 10 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 8 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Means-Tested 19 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 74 (B) 33 (B) 33 (B)
Survivors Benefits 418 14,734 53 (B) 50 (B)
  Company or Union 159 9,016 23 (B) 22 (B)
  Federal Government 42 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Military Retirement 24 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  State or Local Government 26 (B) 3 (B) 1 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 9 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 66 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Annuities 29 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 68 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
Disability Benefits 281 9,949 79 9,665 77 9,664
  Workers' Compensation 10 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Company or Union 78 10,433 22 (B) 21 (B)
  Federal Government 32 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 53 (B) 16 (B) 14 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 46 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 6 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 56 (B) 28 (B) 28 (B)
Retirement Income 2,110 17,869 389 15,697 376 15,527
  Pension Income 1,549 19,542 272 17,167 263 16,910
      Company or Union Retirement 903 13,111 195 13,854 185 13,311
          Pension only 671 14,180 157 14,540 148 13,933
      Federal Government Retirement 181 21,338 43 (B) 43 (B)
          Pension only 115 27,059 32 (B) 32 (B)
      Military Retirement 61 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
          Pension only 37 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 719 22,134 83 21,154 80 21,581
          Pension only 646 23,622 64 (B) 64 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 11 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 8 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 57 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
          Pension only 28 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 62 (B) 15 (B) 15 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 178 17,251 46 (B) 46 (B)
          Pension only 54 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B)
Property Income 16,742 4,059 1,378 2,088 1,340 2,067
  Interest 15,883 2,270 1,305 1,218 1,275 1,208
  Dividends 5,424 3,114 262 2,062 256 1,969
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,967 7,628 134 5,584 127 5,720
Educational Assistance 214 4,095 76 4,686 72 (B)
  Pell Grant only 31 (B) 31 (B) 28 (B)
  Other Government only 33 (B) 13 (B) 13 (B)
  Scholarships only 44 (B) 14 (B) 12 (B)
  Other only 94 3,106 13 (B) 13 (B)
  Combinations 13 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
Child Support 709 7,691 140 5,478 138 5,524
Alimony 202 18,038 20 (B) 20 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
187 8,248 52 (B) 49 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 187 5,848 29 (B) 27 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 5,429 12,075 1,297 10,304 1,266 10,347
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 807 6,492 428 6,699 421 6,643
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3,107 10,545 622 10,282 602 10,354
  Child Support or Alimony 851 10,688 155 5,875 152 5,921
  Pensions and Annuities 1,947 17,906 344 16,303 331 16,136

 

  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
45 TO 64 YEARS
 
    Total
1,601 37,279 1,560 37,198 3,249 25,962
Earnings 1,306 41,323 1,273 41,365 2,604 28,196
  Wages and Salary 1,222 42,481 1,191 42,532 2,444 28,520
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 115 17,429 114 17,485 194 18,695
  Farm Self-Employment 13 (B) 13 (B) 16 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 40 (B) 38 (B) 151 3,947
  State or Local only 40 (B) 38 (B) 142 3,731
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 10 (B)
Workers' Compensation 7 (B) 7 (B) 42 (B)
  State Payments 2 (B) 2 (B) 9 (B)
  Employment Insurance 2 (B) 2 (B) 19 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 3 (B) 3 (B) 15 (B)
Social Security 113 9,635 109 9,674 316 9,317
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 23 (B) 22 (B) 170 6,739
Public Assistance, Total 5 (B) 5 (B) 74 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 0 (B) 0 (B) 43 (B)
  Other Assistance only 5 (B) 5 (B) 32 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 5 (B) 5 (B) 10 (B)
  Disability only 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Survivors only 5 (B) 5 (B) 5 (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) 0 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 5 (B) 5 (B) 10 (B)
Survivors Benefits 5 (B) 5 (B) 23 (B)
  Company or Union 2 (B) 2 (B) 11 (B)
  Federal Government 1 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (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) 1 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Annuities 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
Disability Benefits 12 (B) 11 (B) 44 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
  Company or Union 1 (B) 1 (B) 6 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  State or Local Government 1 (B) 1 (B) 11 (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 2 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 8 (B) 7 (B) 13 (B)
Retirement Income 68 (B) 65 (B) 144 13,251
  Pension Income 54 (B) 51 (B) 89 16,219
      Company or Union Retirement 37 (B) 35 (B) 57 (B)
          Pension only 33 (B) 32 (B) 41 (B)
      Federal Government Retirement 5 (B) 3 (B) 8 (B)
          Pension only 4 (B) 3 (B) 6 (B)
      Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 6 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 16 (B) 16 (B) 45 (B)
          Pension only 14 (B) 13 (B) 32 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 1 (B) 0 (B) 6 (B)
          Pension only 1 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 11 (B) 10 (B) 21 (B)
          Pension only 3 (B) 3 (B) 4 (B)
Property Income 902 2,898 879 2,877 987 2,637
  Interest 855 1,779 833 1,756 929 1,754
  Dividends 278 2,574 271 2,593 169 2,735
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 106 3,573 102 3,536 123 4,156
Educational Assistance 1 (B) 1 (B) 11 (B)
  Pell Grant only 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Other Government only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Scholarships only 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
Child Support 25 (B) 25 (B) 78 5,614
Alimony 4 (B) 4 (B) 24 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
25 (B) 23 (B) 40 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 5 (B) 5 (B) 11 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 203 10,497 194 10,002 702 8,808
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 26 (B) 25 (B) 236 5,961
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 113 9,635 109 9,674 316 9,317
  Child Support or Alimony 28 (B) 28 (B) 100 6,402
  Pensions and Annuities 60 (B) 57 (B) 124 14,407

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