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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
45 TO 64 YEARS
 
    Total
74,084 47,919 62,134 49,424 61,403 49,523
Earnings 59,455 51,323 50,403 52,365 49,840 52,459
  Wages and Salary 54,887 51,970 46,378 53,137 45,861 53,234
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5,790 32,062 5,083 32,013 5,020 32,070
  Farm Self-Employment 937 14,228 874 13,959 866 14,028
Unemployment Compensation 5,433 8,255 4,525 8,298 4,459 8,287
  State or Local only 5,039 8,076 4,198 8,127 4,134 8,115
  Combinations 394 10,547 327 10,495 325 10,479
Workers' Compensation 774 7,574 639 7,784 628 7,800
  State Payments 262 10,603 211 11,318 210 11,392
  Employment Insurance 287 9,237 234 9,298 227 9,263
  Own Insurance 22 (B) 20 (B) 20 (B)
  Other 236 1,360 204 1,505 201 1,524
Social Security 7,903 12,128 6,447 12,176 6,359 12,190
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,385 8,113 1,691 8,337 1,647 8,341
Public Assistance, Total 492 3,111 307 3,230 298 3,280
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 259 3,269 170 3,670 165 3,766
  Other Assistance only 217 2,650 128 2,386 125 2,374
  Both 15 (B) 9 (B) 8 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 1,188 15,491 944 16,003 919 15,888
  Disability only 817 13,800 670 14,366 653 14,165
  Survivors only 39 (B) 29 (B) 26 (B)
  Pension only 225 19,876 154 21,069 153 21,099
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 55 (B) 46 (B) 45 (B)
  Combinations 53 (B) 44 (B) 42 (B)
  Means-Tested 247 14,683 194 15,107 188 15,201
  Nonmeans-Tested 941 15,703 750 16,234 731 16,065
Survivors Benefits 683 17,176 593 17,680 587 17,769
  Company or Union 254 9,270 217 8,995 214 9,074
  Federal Government 54 (B) 40 (B) 39 (B)
  Military Retirement 35 (B) 32 (B) 32 (B)
  State or Local Government 76 16,422 58 (B) 58 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 5 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 16 (B) 16 (B) 16 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 113 31,987 108 32,688 107 33,061
  Annuities 59 (B) 56 (B) 56 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 89 15,490 78 14,602 78 14,602
Disability Benefits 970 12,499 804 12,767 788 12,847
  Workers' Compensation 68 (B) 49 (B) 49 (B)
  Company or Union 277 13,587 236 14,190 233 14,232
  Federal Government 72 (B) 64 (B) 62 (B)
  Military Retirement 31 (B) 24 (B) 23 (B)
  State or Local Government 181 14,421 135 13,612 133 13,764
  Railroad Retirement 22 (B) 22 (B) 19 (B)
  Accident Insurance 120 10,869 110 10,859 108 11,054
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 10 (B) 10 (B) 9 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 197 10,964 160 11,468 157 11,561
Retirement Income 6,126 21,330 5,233 21,763 5,172 21,818
  Pension Income 4,777 22,966 4,110 23,340 4,064 23,389
      Company or Union Retirement 2,766 17,476 2,378 17,498 2,354 17,550
          Pension only 2,253 18,518 1,939 18,482 1,922 18,523
      Federal Government Retirement 521 26,324 447 26,931 435 27,023
          Pension only 397 29,682 345 30,028 335 30,135
      Military Retirement 571 22,917 476 23,493 471 23,480
          Pension only 511 23,589 426 24,004 421 24,061
      State or Local Government Retirement 1,660 26,095 1,419 26,960 1,407 27,012
          Pension only 1,412 27,958 1,233 28,747 1,222 28,784
      Railroad Retirement 78 23,692 74 (B) 70 (B)
          Pension only 51 (B) 48 (B) 46 (B)
      Annuities 138 14,322 122 14,870 121 14,889
          Pension only 79 13,242 65 (B) 65 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 129 23,817 114 25,161 113 25,217
      Other or Don't Know 417 13,921 342 14,337 338 14,454
          Pension only 131 17,226 106 18,401 103 18,671
Property Income 38,480 4,191 34,419 4,316 34,059 4,327
  Interest 35,974 2,136 32,222 2,189 31,897 2,197
  Dividends 13,803 3,437 12,716 3,458 12,615 3,463
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5,147 7,187 4,577 7,439 4,513 7,451
Educational Assistance 571 4,032 427 3,871 414 3,823
  Pell Grant only 141 3,287 98 3,560 95 3,571
  Other Government only 131 4,534 87 3,596 84 3,637
  Scholarships only 86 5,436 76 5,356 75 5,389
  Other only 160 2,923 130 2,890 129 2,774
  Combinations 53 (B) 36 (B) 32 (B)
Child Support 1,045 6,328 860 6,631 850 6,661
Alimony 203 18,660 187 19,561 185 18,888
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
429 8,942 328 9,690 316 9,706
Other Income, N.E.C. 464 4,247 393 4,277 386 4,242

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 18,429 13,920 14,852 14,346 14,621 14,353
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2,788 7,488 1,933 7,806 1,884 7,811
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 7,972 12,255 6,513 12,315 6,420 12,329
  Child Support or Alimony 1,205 8,629 1,006 9,292 995 9,198
  Pensions and Annuities 5,710 21,643 4,882 22,042 4,826 22,092

 

  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
45 TO 64 YEARS
 
    Total
54,661 51,403 8,380 35,535 8,192 35,362
Earnings 44,289 54,484 6,057 40,892 5,911 40,695
  Wages and Salary 40,766 55,274 5,777 40,691 5,646 40,503
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4,481 32,990 407 28,371 391 27,802
  Farm Self-Employment 825 14,447 47 (B) 46 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 3,905 8,361 682 7,835 670 7,832
  State or Local only 3,610 8,187 639 7,790 626 7,786
  Combinations 295 10,482 43 (B) 43 (B)
Workers' Compensation 538 7,825 108 5,828 106 5,939
  State Payments 169 11,750 40 (B) 40 (B)
  Employment Insurance 199 9,539 37 (B) 37 (B)
  Own Insurance 19 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other 176 1,477 30 (B) 29 (B)
Social Security 5,729 12,284 1,226 11,958 1,202 11,992
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,382 8,531 637 7,590 626 7,553
Public Assistance, Total 223 3,216 154 2,906 151 2,912
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 117 3,740 81 2,345 79 2,329
  Other Assistance only 100 2,282 67 (B) 66 (B)
  Both 7 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 859 15,530 213 12,489 208 12,488
  Disability only 609 13,785 130 11,180 127 11,236
  Survivors only 24 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Pension only 144 20,488 58 (B) 58 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 43 (B) 8 (B) 7 (B)
  Combinations 38 (B) 9 (B) 8 (B)
  Means-Tested 173 15,382 50 (B) 50 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 686 15,567 163 12,570 158 12,572
Survivors Benefits 543 17,501 70 (B) 69 (B)
  Company or Union 195 9,152 31 (B) 31 (B)
  Federal Government 38 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
  Military Retirement 32 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  State or Local Government 57 (B) 15 (B) 15 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 5 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 13 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 102 33,543 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Annuities 47 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 68 (B) 6 (B) 5 (B)
Disability Benefits 703 13,154 137 10,931 134 10,964
  Workers' Compensation 40 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
  Company or Union 217 14,575 32 (B) 30 (B)
  Federal Government 52 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Military Retirement 22 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
  State or Local Government 118 14,381 34 (B) 34 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 19 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 97 10,746 11 (B) 9 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 9 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 134 11,715 29 (B) 29 (B)
Retirement Income 4,873 22,024 721 18,164 701 18,222
  Pension Income 3,872 23,444 543 19,732 527 19,848
      Company or Union Retirement 2,240 17,726 314 17,074 308 16,995
          Pension only 1,841 18,636 256 18,161 252 18,074
      Federal Government Retirement 401 27,384 63 (B) 57 (B)
          Pension only 312 30,071 44 (B) 39 (B)
      Military Retirement 433 23,861 80 20,067 77 20,118
          Pension only 385 24,539 71 (B) 68 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 1,347 27,041 191 19,525 188 19,697
          Pension only 1,178 28,628 143 20,486 139 20,742
      Railroad Retirement 67 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
          Pension only 44 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
      Annuities 110 15,229 12 (B) 12 (B)
          Pension only 63 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 106 25,695 13 (B) 13 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 301 14,598 56 (B) 55 (B)
          Pension only 99 19,088 21 (B) 21 (B)
Property Income 32,236 4,368 2,360 2,647 2,295 2,676
  Interest 30,208 2,214 2,179 1,593 2,119 1,621
  Dividends 12,263 3,438 530 2,793 512 2,789
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,255 7,467 290 4,467 281 4,543
Educational Assistance 375 3,670 128 4,685 123 4,728
  Pell Grant only 82 3,782 38 (B) 38 (B)
  Other Government only 71 (B) 42 (B) 39 (B)
  Scholarships only 67 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Other only 125 2,828 22 (B) 22 (B)
  Combinations 31 (B) 16 (B) 15 (B)
Child Support 779 6,681 160 4,791 158 4,785
Alimony 170 18,617 9 (B) 7 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
263 10,281 69 (B) 66 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 358 4,364 48 (B) 47 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 13,004 14,701 2,957 12,039 2,900 12,035
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,560 8,021 768 6,878 754 6,856
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5,787 12,425 1,229 12,039 1,205 12,074
  Child Support or Alimony 910 9,188 166 4,950 162 4,886
  Pensions and Annuities 4,565 22,274 673 18,559 654 18,630

 

  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
45 TO 64 YEARS
 
    Total
3,157 53,795 3,037 53,966 7,260 34,044
Earnings 2,685 57,543 2,589 57,815 5,944 36,184
  Wages and Salary 2,439 58,963 2,349 59,259 5,465 36,820
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 280 37,901 272 38,267 565 24,120
  Farm Self-Employment 18 (B) 15 (B) 42 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 191 9,395 183 9,083 609 7,905
  State or Local only 172 8,743 164 8,351 576 7,738
  Combinations 19 (B) 18 (B) 32 (B)
Workers' Compensation 21 (B) 20 (B) 102 7,906
  State Payments 9 (B) 9 (B) 42 (B)
  Employment Insurance 10 (B) 9 (B) 37 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Other 3 (B) 3 (B) 29 (B)
Social Security 185 12,091 173 12,019 687 11,149
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 35 (B) 31 (B) 294 7,223
Public Assistance, Total 14 (B) 14 (B) 100 2,989
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 4 (B) 4 (B) 66 (B)
  Other Assistance only 10 (B) 10 (B) 32 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 24 (B) 21 (B) 69 (B)
  Disability only 16 (B) 14 (B) 49 (B)
  Survivors only 1 (B) 1 (B) 2 (B)
  Pension only 6 (B) 6 (B) 12 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
  Means-Tested 0 (B) 0 (B) 17 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 24 (B) 21 (B) 53 (B)
Survivors Benefits 16 (B) 16 (B) 47 (B)
  Company or Union 5 (B) 5 (B) 20 (B)
  Federal Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
  Annuities 1 (B) 1 (B) 9 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 5 (B) 5 (B) 11 (B)
Disability Benefits 27 (B) 26 (B) 93 10,330
  Workers' Compensation 1 (B) 1 (B) 12 (B)
  Company or Union 10 (B) 9 (B) 18 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 10 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  State or Local Government 8 (B) 8 (B) 15 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Accident Insurance 1 (B) 1 (B) 10 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 7 (B) 7 (B) 25 (B)
Retirement Income 158 22,204 149 22,497 315 18,254
  Pension Income 117 25,493 109 26,028 200 21,923
      Company or Union Retirement 63 (B) 61 (B) 119 14,160
          Pension only 48 (B) 47 (B) 84 15,556
      Federal Government Retirement 12 (B) 10 (B) 34 (B)
          Pension only 10 (B) 8 (B) 22 (B)
      Military Retirement 15 (B) 15 (B) 41 (B)
          Pension only 15 (B) 15 (B) 40 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 46 (B) 43 (B) 61 (B)
          Pension only 35 (B) 33 (B) 45 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 1 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
          Pension only 1 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
      Annuities 4 (B) 3 (B) 11 (B)
          Pension only 2 (B) 2 (B) 3 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 2 (B) 2 (B) 9 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 17 (B) 17 (B) 40 (B)
          Pension only 5 (B) 5 (B) 4 (B)
Property Income 1,588 3,807 1,525 3,668 1,980 3,546
  Interest 1,477 1,932 1,420 1,880 1,831 1,844
  Dividends 533 2,899 509 2,951 386 4,490
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 257 6,420 242 5,865 281 6,818
Educational Assistance 14 (B) 13 (B) 43 (B)
  Pell Grant only 4 (B) 3 (B) 13 (B)
  Other Government only 2 (B) 2 (B) 14 (B)
  Scholarships only 2 (B) 1 (B) 10 (B)
  Other only 6 (B) 6 (B) 4 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
Child Support 17 (B) 17 (B) 78 6,188
Alimony 8 (B) 8 (B) 16 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
35 (B) 30 (B) 55 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 11 (B) 11 (B) 29 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 491 13,793 464 13,524 1,783 11,298
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 49 (B) 45 (B) 374 6,467
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 186 12,086 173 12,019 691 11,260
  Child Support or Alimony 25 (B) 25 (B) 93 10,346
  Pensions and Annuities 144 23,246 135 23,568 271 18,817

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