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PINC-08. Source of Income in 2010-People 15 Years Old and Over, By Income of Specified Type in 2010, Age, Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2011 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. Medians falling in the upper open-ended interval are plugged with "$250,000.")

  Total with Income $1 to $2,499 or loss $2,500 to $4,999 $5,000 to $7,499 $7,500 to $9,999 $10,000 to $12,499 $12,500 to $14,999 $15,000 to $17,499 $17,500 to $19,999 $20,000 to $22,499
15 Years and Over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 175,524 10,501 5,710 7,682 9,466 10,536 7,794 9,566 7,053 8,871
Earnings 127,310 6,710 5,055 5,332 3,919 6,697 3,246 5,929 3,679 6,627
  Wages and Salary 119,380 5,770 4,738 4,875 3,636 6,045 3,092 5,497 3,457 6,087
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 10,422 2,425 660 736 411 899 201 552 187 612
  Farm Self-Employment 1,837 983 115 120 41 94 11 39 13 50
Social Security 38,497 968 1,762 3,806 6,115 6,062 6,006 5,551 3,831 2,090
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 3,745 684 498 679 1,258 292 104 90 68 35
Public Assistance 1,420 773 353 175 64 21 8 6 12 3
Veterans Benefits 2,390 611 310 247 154 209 173 139 88 61
Survivor Benefits 2,658 623 347 386 250 249 169 99 76 68
Disability Benefits 1,253 185 163 117 157 145 76 67 57 58
Unemployment Compensation 10,014 2,720 1,883 1,301 965 877 613 522 350 373
Workers Compensation 1,195 470 194 109 76 63 54 44 44 40
Property Income 82,672 63,618 5,953 3,652 1,955 1,789 815 928 393 567
  Interest 77,444 66,954 4,110 2,058 1,061 844 408 484 131 212
  Dividends 27,634 20,575 2,426 1,734 468 819 275 226 76 235
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 9,692 5,326 1,096 862 456 500 178 229 52 166
Retirement Income 18,382 2,428 2,048 1,670 1,579 1,517 1,133 973 868 783
  Company or Union Retirement 9,856 1,936 1,432 1,082 963 826 646 470 391 341
  Federal Government Retirement 1,589 79 100 106 81 123 91 86 96 84
  Military Retirement 1,086 40 59 51 56 119 124 116 75 59
  State or Local Government Retirement 4,303 202 351 330 289 349 226 253 252 233
  Railroad Retirement 296 15 16 5 27 18 21 17 40 20
  Annuities 444 136 61 48 20 12 39 10 20 4
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 680 110 84 85 71 62 21 14 42 20
  Other or Don't Know 949 175 130 107 139 72 36 37 25 22
Pension Income 14,992 1,927 1,649 1,226 1,213 1,182 930 816 744 654
  Company or Union Retirement 8,500 1,644 1,252 890 837 686 549 406 365 306
  Federal Government Retirement 1,308 52 83 71 53 82 63 77 66 74
  Military Retirement 834 12 27 20 31 77 104 90 68 52
  State or Local Government Retirement 3,820 165 280 268 239 312 205 215 222 204
  Railroad Retirement 241 14 13 2 12 17 21 10 32 11
  Annuities 178 52 13 10 7 10 21 4 9 4
Alimony 358 73 59 36 28 44 13 35 0 18
Child Support 3,698 1,185 1,041 638 320 173 92 48 62 36
Educational Assistance 7,258 2,345 1,640 1,409 421 547 152 197 71 122
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,856 706 320 248 121 186 46 38 42 32
Other Income, N.E.C. 911 725 47 56 18 18 6 5 5 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 158,917 6,396 5,875 8,066 8,886 11,418 8,535 10,748 6,999 8,365
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
161,684 6,205 5,484 7,690 8,302 10,562 7,285 9,268 6,535 8,532
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 38,750 971 1,771 3,807 6,128 6,075 6,022 5,560 3,874 2,110
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
44,029 1,209 1,720 3,614 5,656 5,416 4,835 4,155 3,448 2,474
  Government Transfer Payments 58,359 5,273 4,559 5,866 8,133 7,000 6,406 5,932 4,237 2,778
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 5,036 1,365 811 840 1,297 342 118 100 75 39
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
42,490 1,738 2,230 4,301 7,457 6,431 6,167 5,701 3,913 2,141
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
23,138 3,696 2,790 2,464 2,811 1,822 1,236 1,079 932 813

 

  $22,500 to $24,999 $25,000 to $27,499 $27,500 to $29,999 $30,000 to $32,499 $32,500 to $34,999 $35,000 to $37,499 $37,500 to $39,999 $40,000 to $42,499 $42,500 to $44,999 $45,000 to $47,499
15 Years and Over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 5,340 7,089 4,674 7,505 3,479 5,997 3,398 6,300 2,511 4,287
Earnings 3,078 5,743 2,794 6,864 2,121 5,403 2,196 5,997 1,535 3,866
  Wages and Salary 2,933 5,337 2,727 6,468 2,082 5,141 2,151 5,722 1,500 3,685
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 132 421 78 427 42 273 71 294 26 160
  Farm Self-Employment 36 36 6 40 8 5 5 23 0 13
Social Security 1,082 682 213 71 51 38 27 2 11 7
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 11 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 54 26 38 86 61 42 15 11 16 5
Survivor Benefits 54 48 21 50 15 40 16 13 8 9
Disability Benefits 40 11 33 15 11 19 12 24 0 16
Unemployment Compensation 159 110 41 57 8 1 0 2 10 4
Workers Compensation 14 24 8 20 1 13 3 7 0 2
Property Income 230 304 233 243 151 121 73 169 81 94
  Interest 88 90 104 85 66 41 36 63 37 35
  Dividends 68 161 1 101 35 29 10 58 26 70
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 73 128 27 96 3 24 30 58 6 20
Retirement Income 809 482 407 591 265 519 238 309 119 199
  Company or Union Retirement 338 154 167 167 70 172 71 95 28 56
  Federal Government Retirement 82 72 54 72 38 71 20 31 18 43
  Military Retirement 80 41 26 52 13 29 18 35 15 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 230 165 130 236 86 195 85 91 57 79
  Railroad Retirement 16 9 10 20 22 16 6 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 19 0 14 0 9 0 5 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 37 1 6 15 4 17 23 12 6 6
  Other or Don't Know 15 19 21 42 5 12 4 18 6 3
Pension Income 691 427 361 534 216 454 189 256 110 184
  Company or Union Retirement 293 139 151 149 60 155 63 85 28 50
  Federal Government Retirement 72 68 48 72 34 59 20 25 18 38
  Military Retirement 75 34 26 46 13 24 17 35 12 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 226 155 124 211 78 184 81 90 45 78
  Railroad Retirement 8 9 10 20 22 16 6 0 0 0
  Annuities 7 7 0 8 0 6 0 5 0 0
Alimony 7 3 5 3 0 4 9 3 0 0
Child Support 32 3 6 10 6 4 4 1 2 3
Educational Assistance 55 61 20 49 13 33 11 29 0 30
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
27 19 9 20 0 1 1 0 0 5
Other Income, N.E.C. 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 4,191 6,343 3,195 6,964 2,328 5,531 2,374 5,996 1,628 3,939
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4,757 6,972 3,969 7,556 2,947 6,116 2,881 6,378 1,991 4,175
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,093 696 223 91 73 53 39 3 13 9
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,877 1,550 1,142 964 756 805 587 504 363 329
  Government Transfer Payments 1,734 1,305 726 635 456 462 371 293 225 243
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 20 29 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,119 726 220 79 54 44 25 6 11 7
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
840 518 420 605 269 529 239 304 122 196

 

  $47,500 to $49,999 $50,000 to $52,499 $52,500 to $54,999 $55,000 to $57,499 $57,500 to $59,999 $60,000 to $62,499 $62,500 to $64,999 $65,000 to $67,499 $67,500 to $69,999 $70,000 to $72,499
15 Years and Over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 2,471 5,428 1,883 2,954 1,638 3,573 1,264 2,119 1,160 2,348
Earnings 1,747 5,588 1,113 2,697 1,022 3,621 659 1,969 744 2,416
  Wages and Salary 1,726 5,198 1,106 2,579 1,003 3,432 655 1,919 718 2,364
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 25 392 24 65 13 196 0 57 1 76
  Farm Self-Employment 0 32 0 21 0 32 0 13 0 11
Social Security 12 108 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 16 1 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 3 9 13 8 6 13 3 3 0 3
Disability Benefits 6 0 2 0 0 2 0 3 0 12
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Property Income 89 99 92 53 63 53 38 48 44 35
  Interest 28 67 11 54 34 8 27 20 29 16
  Dividends 14 45 0 5 0 24 0 3 0 13
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7 59 18 12 24 20 3 1 4 12
Retirement Income 226 213 123 55 31 161 28 68 17 128
  Company or Union Retirement 82 77 43 9 8 52 1 10 3 63
  Federal Government Retirement 27 29 12 14 12 42 7 13 7 17
  Military Retirement 19 7 11 5 3 11 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 78 94 41 14 2 47 16 25 8 34
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Annuities 0 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 11 3 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 3
  Other or Don't Know 9 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 198 214 113 49 26 134 22 63 19 108
  Company or Union Retirement 75 73 40 10 8 42 0 8 3 47
  Federal Government Retirement 27 34 12 14 11 36 7 13 7 17
  Military Retirement 15 7 11 5 3 11 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 73 89 35 14 2 47 11 23 8 34
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Annuities 0 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
Alimony 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 7
Child Support 10 0 0 0 5 1 3 0 0 4
Educational Assistance 5 14 0 2 0 11 0 5 0 3
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 11 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 7 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 2

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,804 5,623 1,167 2,713 1,103 3,585 728 1,997 784 2,419
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,159 5,790 1,440 2,924 1,266 3,765 829 2,105 912 2,517
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 13 112 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
378 379 233 202 156 165 78 121 88 119
  Government Transfer Payments 245 316 134 141 77 128 80 97 66 60
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
12 105 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
233 215 120 55 31 165 28 68 17 128

 

  $72,500 to $74,999 $75,000 to $77,499 $77,500 to $79,999 $80,000 to $82,499 $82,500 to $84,999 $85,000 to $87,499 $87,500 to $89,999 $90,000 to $92,499 $92,500 to $94,999 $95,000 to $97,499
15 Years and Over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 934 1,770 922 1,727 793 1,095 538 1,257 443 690
Earnings 417 1,824 566 1,851 430 1,011 296 1,223 220 584
  Wages and Salary 387 1,745 547 1,763 427 989 268 1,181 219 552
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 85 10 76 7 15 6 57 0 13
  Farm Self-Employment 0 8 0 19 0 4 0 4 0 0
Social Security 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 6 0 2 0 0 0 6 0
Survivor Benefits 1 3 0 3 2 3 0 3 0 5
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 2
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Property Income 20 21 11 43 43 14 9 22 11 10
  Interest 8 8 26 9 1 5 3 14 0 1
  Dividends 2 7 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 3 2 21 8 3 0 19 3 3
Retirement Income 48 19 25 22 13 22 8 25 6 27
  Company or Union Retirement 4 0 3 12 0 11 0 0 0 10
  Federal Government Retirement 15 5 0 0 10 7 0 3 0 4
  Military Retirement 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 21 7 8 3 3 1 3 13 6 8
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 3 0 0 4 2 0 0
Pension Income 41 16 14 19 13 17 3 17 6 18
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 3 12 0 8 0 0 0 8
  Federal Government Retirement 15 5 0 0 10 7 0 3 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 20 7 8 3 3 1 3 13 6 8
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 458 1,807 589 1,836 454 1,020 321 1,216 242 599
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
600 1,870 690 1,881 524 1,077 380 1,245 280 642
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
101 58 78 48 44 22 21 43 18 48
  Government Transfer Payments 69 28 38 14 33 10 16 29 13 18
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
48 19 25 22 13 22 4 25 6 27

 

    Median Income Mean Income Gini Ratio  
$97,500 to $99,999 $100,000 and over Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Ratio Standard Error B-CELL
15 Years and Over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 449 12,308 26,849 83 39,488 143 0.504 0.0025 1,249
Earnings 241 10,279 31,764 73 43,522 181 0.484 0.0028 1,249
  Wages and Salary 236 9,420 32,123 75 43,667 183 0.477 0.0029 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 692 13,497 711 28,841 632 0.636 0.0105 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 54 2,335 61 14,779 1,076 0.735 0.0223 1,249
Social Security 0 0 12,723 46 13,090 35 0.262 0.0037 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,525 86 7,132 83 0.348 0.0124 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,297 68 3,257 102 0.481 0.0264 1,249
Veterans Benefits 9 0 7,953 445 12,217 311 0.535 0.0183 1,249
Survivor Benefits 34 0 7,322 189 12,516 359 0.567 0.0200 1,249
Disability Benefits 13 0 10,083 331 14,761 523 0.511 0.0271 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 12 0 5,776 107 7,920 86 0.476 0.0085 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,145 248 7,954 330 0.567 0.0270 1,249
Property Income 76 404 1,624 6 3,691 47 0.648 0.0082 1,249
  Interest 165 3 1,446 6 1,882 30 0.459 0.0134 1,249
  Dividends 22 98 1,679 11 3,282 62 0.598 0.0134 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 135 5 2,275 26 7,084 192 0.657 0.0154 1,249
Retirement Income 150 31 12,414 131 18,343 153 0.503 0.0064 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 57 4 8,740 144 13,522 173 0.534 0.0094 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 17 2 21,016 667 26,211 591 0.426 0.0201 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,035 397 20,886 494 0.366 0.0245 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 26 6 19,009 364 23,338 323 0.426 0.0124 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 19,326 606 22,236 1,034 0.365 0.0478 1,249
  Annuities 21 0 6,308 615 16,499 1,314 0.654 0.0431 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 11 0 9,664 527 16,650 805 0.539 0.0345 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 28 0 8,647 310 15,668 744 0.576 0.0315 1,249
Pension Income 112 6 13,304 184 18,781 166 0.492 0.0069 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 54 0 8,888 154 13,705 187 0.532 0.0100 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 14 0 23,637 698 28,094 650 0.404 0.0216 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,567 623 23,323 559 0.327 0.0274 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 26 0 20,039 407 24,119 340 0.416 0.0129 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 19,912 1,262 23,877 1,216 0.363 0.0523 1,249
  Annuities 3 0 12,085 1,508 17,322 1,666 0.552 0.0660 1,249
Alimony 2 0 8,481 944 13,334 969 0.565 0.0500 1,249
Child Support 10 0 4,096 82 6,028 156 0.517 0.0196 1,249
Educational Assistance 12 0 4,456 73 6,592 115 0.521 0.0134 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
6 0 4,233 188 7,292 272 0.564 0.0263 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,571 58 3,673 377 0.670 0.0643 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 253 10,421 24,988 112 38,037 149 0.502 0.0026 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
311 10,873 27,231 81 39,471 147 0.489 0.0026 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 12,758 46 13,174 36 0.264 0.0037 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
80 148 14,775 61 19,103 84 0.392 0.0043 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 48 64 11,910 48 14,310 57 0.407 0.0038 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,018 118 6,222 73 0.398 0.0109 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 12,146 45 12,597 34 0.277 0.0035 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
150 34 9,830 76 15,927 128 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Income |  Last Revised: January 14, 2013