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PINC-09. Source of Income in 2009-Number with Income and Mean Income of Specified Type in 2009 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, 2010 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)
BOTH SEXES
UNDER 65 YEARS
 
    Total
173,947 40,035 142,912 41,122 140,658 41,266
Earnings 147,268 42,156 122,115 42,905 120,269 43,042
  Wages and Salary 139,177 42,282 115,039 43,084 113,292 43,225
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 10,816 27,968 9,458 27,855 9,318 27,916
  Farm Self-Employment 1,686 12,455 1,529 12,784 1,508 12,910
Unemployment Compensation 12,501 7,636 10,123 7,662 9,942 7,665
  State or Local only 11,751 7,453 9,514 7,498 9,343 7,500
  Combinations 750 10,498 609 10,219 599 10,229
Workers' Compensation 1,364 7,346 1,119 7,497 1,093 7,474
  State Payments 498 9,132 411 9,643 401 9,761
  Employment Insurance 542 8,873 434 8,771 423 8,603
  Own Insurance 40 (B) 34 (B) 34 (B)
  Other 338 1,447 290 1,639 285 1,666
Social Security 10,580 11,616 8,454 11,762 8,315 11,784
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 4,334 7,642 2,969 7,793 2,868 7,808
Public Assistance, Total 1,973 3,299 1,220 3,263 1,171 3,265
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 1,352 3,405 826 3,399 794 3,419
  Other Assistance only 578 2,866 364 2,804 347 2,752
  Both 44 (B) 30 (B) 30 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 1,662 13,970 1,330 14,294 1,300 14,210
  Disability only 1,163 12,438 951 12,793 933 12,618
  Survivors only 44 (B) 34 (B) 31 (B)
  Pension only 255 19,477 179 20,386 177 20,407
  Education only 62 (B) 47 (B) 43 (B)
  Other only 62 (B) 52 (B) 51 (B)
  Combinations 77 23,525 67 (B) 65 (B)
  Means-Tested 320 13,864 248 14,385 242 14,441
  Nonmeans-Tested 1,342 13,996 1,082 14,273 1,058 14,157
Survivors Benefits 900 17,413 784 17,637 772 17,802
  Company or Union 293 9,947 248 9,348 244 9,452
  Federal Government 73 (B) 53 (B) 53 (B)
  Military Retirement 38 (B) 34 (B) 34 (B)
  State or Local Government 96 19,723 76 21,233 75 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 5 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 30 (B) 30 (B) 30 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 179 25,706 168 26,586 164 27,002
  Annuities 83 18,335 80 18,465 79 18,592
  Other or Don't Know 130 17,489 113 15,963 112 16,041
Disability Benefits 1,358 12,129 1,116 12,405 1,086 12,526
  Workers' Compensation 90 7,944 66 (B) 66 (B)
  Company or Union 340 13,333 289 13,942 282 14,123
  Federal Government 86 11,260 74 (B) 70 (B)
  Military Retirement 50 (B) 38 (B) 37 (B)
  State or Local Government 276 13,339 208 13,084 201 13,201
  Railroad Retirement 31 (B) 29 (B) 26 (B)
  Accident Insurance 168 10,212 149 10,431 147 10,567
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 17 (B) 17 (B) 15 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 308 11,327 251 11,313 248 11,394
Retirement Income 6,924 20,494 5,888 20,926 5,807 21,014
  Pension Income 5,073 22,387 4,349 22,804 4,302 22,851
      Company or Union Retirement 2,998 16,944 2,570 16,987 2,541 17,061
          Pension only 2,377 17,926 2,039 17,936 2,021 17,970
      Federal Government Retirement 565 25,214 479 25,872 464 26,028
          Pension only 412 29,388 356 29,776 346 29,873
      Military Retirement 653 22,286 537 23,020 530 23,064
          Pension only 573 22,846 472 23,260 466 23,374
      State or Local Government Retirement 1,820 25,344 1,544 26,369 1,526 26,478
          Pension only 1,458 27,823 1,269 28,687 1,258 28,722
      Railroad Retirement 87 21,844 82 21,279 77 21,685
          Pension only 51 (B) 48 (B) 46 (B)
      Annuities 176 16,298 159 16,921 158 16,975
          Pension only 93 14,472 79 15,354 79 15,354
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 195 19,867 172 20,627 171 20,707
      Other or Don't Know 601 13,789 499 13,719 491 13,825
          Pension only 168 14,999 138 15,952 135 16,117
Property Income 74,313 2,957 65,139 3,057 64,317 3,063
  Interest 69,549 1,486 61,008 1,526 60,254 1,529
  Dividends 23,059 2,877 20,825 2,916 20,624 2,915
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7,969 6,287 7,061 6,413 6,957 6,431
Educational Assistance 8,601 5,922 6,617 6,030 6,464 6,004
  Pell Grant only 2,542 3,208 1,814 3,087 1,768 3,096
  Other Government only 1,356 6,508 1,019 6,759 993 6,771
  Scholarships only 2,346 7,346 1,922 7,315 1,887 7,344
  Other only 1,088 5,332 852 5,341 839 5,330
  Combinations 1,270 8,601 1,011 8,710 977 8,473
Child Support 4,785 5,183 3,737 5,492 3,651 5,522
Alimony 301 16,058 272 16,971 270 16,493
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
2,170 7,337 1,722 7,593 1,682 7,632
Other Income, N.E.C. 912 3,751 754 3,884 725 3,916

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 34,752 10,952 27,104 11,350 26,552 11,383
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 6,064 6,535 4,030 6,728 3,893 6,735
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 10,658 11,709 8,527 11,865 8,384 11,887
  Child Support or Alimony 4,985 5,947 3,913 6,427 3,825 6,437
  Pensions and Annuities 6,287 20,951 5,348 21,414 5,276 21,499

 

  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)
BOTH SEXES
UNDER 65 YEARS
 
    Total
118,116 43,744 21,643 30,072 20,842 30,136
Earnings 100,527 45,720 17,078 32,996 16,423 33,106
  Wages and Salary 94,703 45,887 16,523 32,853 15,903 32,977
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 7,948 29,095 808 24,205 758 24,052
  Farm Self-Employment 1,415 13,525 115 9,604 105 9,998
Unemployment Compensation 8,351 7,715 1,859 7,161 1,796 7,196
  State or Local only 7,831 7,549 1,754 7,032 1,693 7,066
  Combinations 520 10,216 105 9,329 103 9,327
Workers' Compensation 898 7,372 190 6,253 184 6,421
  State Payments 312 9,875 70 (B) 67 (B)
  Employment Insurance 352 8,673 73 (B) 73 (B)
  Own Insurance 32 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Other 239 1,595 44 (B) 40 (B)
Social Security 7,392 11,919 1,831 10,960 1,786 10,990
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,335 7,889 1,256 7,297 1,206 7,276
Public Assistance, Total 791 2,994 663 3,255 628 3,249
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 509 3,104 478 3,170 456 3,152
  Other Assistance only 257 2,678 171 3,182 159 3,191
  Both 24 (B) 13 (B) 13 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 1,193 14,126 290 12,121 280 12,236
  Disability only 850 12,475 184 11,285 180 11,329
  Survivors only 28 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Pension only 166 20,022 62 (B) 62 (B)
  Education only 39 (B) 17 (B) 13 (B)
  Other only 48 (B) 10 (B) 8 (B)
  Combinations 61 (B) 9 (B) 8 (B)
  Means-Tested 221 14,624 63 (B) 63 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 971 14,013 227 12,239 217 12,392
Survivors Benefits 716 17,415 88 14,702 84 14,902
  Company or Union 223 9,585 37 (B) 37 (B)
  Federal Government 52 (B) 15 (B) 15 (B)
  Military Retirement 34 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  State or Local Government 70 (B) 15 (B) 15 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 5 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 26 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 159 27,130 8 (B) 6 (B)
  Annuities 69 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 97 15,191 11 (B) 8 (B)
Disability Benefits 920 12,772 202 9,959 192 10,176
  Workers' Compensation 50 (B) 22 (B) 22 (B)
  Company or Union 255 14,749 43 (B) 40 (B)
  Federal Government 58 (B) 13 (B) 12 (B)
  Military Retirement 34 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
  State or Local Government 163 14,037 52 (B) 51 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 26 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Accident Insurance 126 10,238 18 (B) 15 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 13 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 200 10,740 43 (B) 41 (B)
Retirement Income 5,409 21,263 843 17,025 813 17,194
  Pension Income 4,089 22,924 592 18,831 574 18,965
      Company or Union Retirement 2,406 17,288 353 16,404 345 16,385
          Pension only 1,934 18,089 278 17,313 273 17,217
      Federal Government Retirement 426 26,405 72 (B) 65 (B)
          Pension only 321 29,864 44 (B) 39 (B)
      Military Retirement 489 23,442 103 18,520 98 18,822
          Pension only 427 23,800 87 20,751 82 21,242
      State or Local Government Retirement 1,432 26,735 216 18,021 211 18,221
          Pension only 1,207 28,638 150 19,655 146 19,880
      Railroad Retirement 74 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
          Pension only 44 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
      Annuities 145 17,530 13 (B) 12 (B)
          Pension only 76 15,599 11 (B) 11 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 159 20,642 18 (B) 16 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 424 13,573 78 9,484 74 (B)
          Pension only 130 16,472 25 (B) 25 (B)
Property Income 59,696 3,145 5,086 1,931 4,886 1,949
  Interest 56,013 1,565 4,739 1,140 4,550 1,149
  Dividends 19,842 2,917 975 2,631 934 2,638
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 6,397 6,595 437 4,245 424 4,315
Educational Assistance 5,555 6,189 1,501 5,405 1,428 5,262
  Pell Grant only 1,422 3,084 603 3,546 586 3,506
  Other Government only 845 7,027 267 5,878 253 5,782
  Scholarships only 1,675 7,664 269 7,258 250 7,284
  Other only 773 5,327 140 4,395 135 4,495
  Combinations 840 8,453 222 8,274 205 7,683
Child Support 3,052 5,560 942 3,951 910 3,948
Alimony 239 16,815 15 (B) 14 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,462 7,837 301 3,761 284 3,787
Other Income, N.E.C. 666 4,056 95 3,699 92 3,712

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 22,599 11,803 6,394 9,380 6,174 9,422
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 3,016 6,893 1,830 6,187 1,753 6,170
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 7,458 12,024 1,836 11,016 1,791 11,047
  Child Support or Alimony 3,207 6,546 953 3,999 919 3,985
  Pensions and Annuities 4,949 21,757 770 17,480 745 17,626

 

  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)
BOTH SEXES
UNDER 65 YEARS
 
    Total
8,553 48,667 8,039 49,318 24,406 28,080
Earnings 7,379 52,543 6,951 53,235 21,285 29,289
  Wages and Salary 6,953 53,037 6,538 53,755 20,068 29,548
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 515 36,122 496 36,775 1,441 20,879
  Farm Self-Employment 43 (B) 38 (B) 96 3,592
Unemployment Compensation 439 8,638 412 8,553 1,742 7,510
  State or Local only 410 8,071 384 7,936 1,653 7,309
  Combinations 29 (B) 28 (B) 89 11,261
Workers' Compensation 41 (B) 39 (B) 213 8,112
  State Payments 15 (B) 14 (B) 93 9,073
  Employment Insurance 22 (B) 21 (B) 85 9,042
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Other 6 (B) 6 (B) 50 (B)
Social Security 244 11,775 221 11,974 999 10,567
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 82 7,724 64 (B) 597 7,413
Public Assistance, Total 69 (B) 62 (B) 445 3,823
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 38 (B) 32 (B) 332 3,972
  Other Assistance only 31 (B) 29 (B) 106 2,930
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 8 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 31 (B) 28 (B) 123 14,052
  Disability only 21 (B) 19 (B) 90 13,345
  Survivors only 1 (B) 1 (B) 3 (B)
  Pension only 6 (B) 6 (B) 14 (B)
  Education only 2 (B) 2 (B) 8 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
  Means-Tested 3 (B) 3 (B) 23 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 28 (B) 25 (B) 100 14,705
Survivors Benefits 23 (B) 20 (B) 62 (B)
  Company or Union 5 (B) 5 (B) 23 (B)
  Federal Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 4 (B) 4 (B) 6 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 4 (B) 2 (B) 5 (B)
  Annuities 2 (B) 1 (B) 10 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 5 (B) 5 (B) 16 (B)
Disability Benefits 38 (B) 36 (B) 180 10,982
  Workers' Compensation 3 (B) 3 (B) 19 (B)
  Company or Union 10 (B) 9 (B) 31 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 13 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
  State or Local Government 14 (B) 13 (B) 38 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Accident Insurance 2 (B) 2 (B) 21 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 9 (B) 9 (B) 50 (B)
Retirement Income 177 21,455 167 21,699 427 17,133
  Pension Income 124 25,485 116 25,987 225 20,831
      Company or Union Retirement 63 (B) 61 (B) 143 12,853
          Pension only 49 (B) 47 (B) 92 14,769
      Federal Government Retirement 16 (B) 14 (B) 41 (B)
          Pension only 14 (B) 12 (B) 25 (B)
      Military Retirement 15 (B) 15 (B) 51 (B)
          Pension only 15 (B) 15 (B) 46 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 56 (B) 53 (B) 97 22,269
          Pension only 38 (B) 35 (B) 53 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 1 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
          Pension only 1 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
      Annuities 4 (B) 3 (B) 13 (B)
          Pension only 2 (B) 2 (B) 3 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 4 (B) 4 (B) 14 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 20 (B) 20 (B) 70 (B)
          Pension only 5 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
Property Income 3,943 2,735 3,705 2,680 4,997 1,998
  Interest 3,681 1,392 3,464 1,347 4,582 1,039
  Dividends 1,246 2,179 1,172 2,212 858 2,936
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 433 6,803 403 6,612 604 4,476
Educational Assistance 459 6,681 421 6,642 1,041 4,782
  Pell Grant only 111 3,457 104 3,534 392 3,149
  Other Government only 67 (B) 58 (B) 172 5,132
  Scholarships only 154 8,205 141 8,291 247 4,746
  Other only 92 6,900 88 6,757 76 4,850
  Combinations 34 (B) 30 (B) 154 8,577
Child Support 82 5,995 73 (B) 653 5,218
Alimony 11 (B) 11 (B) 34 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
162 11,150 152 11,221 244 5,900
Other Income, N.E.C. 32 (B) 25 (B) 71 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 1,057 10,401 967 10,504 4,375 8,853
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 149 6,006 124 6,261 997 6,148
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 245 11,773 221 11,974 1,003 10,645
  Child Support or Alimony 93 6,391 84 6,460 673 5,952
  Pensions and Annuities 159 22,687 150 22,974 350 17,116

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