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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 alone (1)
    Total 172,954 10,285 5,579 7,532 9,299 10,382 7,678 9,384 6,955 8,737
Earnings 125,428 6,558 4,950 5,227 3,850 6,592 3,186 5,812 3,606 6,528
  Wages and Salary 117,588 5,634 4,631 4,779 3,569 5,948 3,030 5,389 3,389 5,993
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 10,285 2,382 659 721 409 890 197 540 186 603
  Farm Self-Employment 1,807 966 114 119 40 89 11 39 13 50
Social Security 38,074 950 1,736 3,746 6,036 6,003 5,954 5,495 3,801 2,065
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 3,644 660 483 664 1,229 287 96 84 68 35
Public Assistance 1,360 736 341 165 63 21 8 6 12 3
Veterans Benefits 2,334 597 305 238 150 206 165 139 87 60
Survivor Benefits 2,634 615 345 385 248 247 168 98 76 68
Disability Benefits 1,219 177 158 110 153 144 73 67 56 55
Unemployment Compensation 9,814 2,684 1,847 1,270 953 853 604 506 339 369
Workers Compensation 1,174 465 191 107 74 62 52 43 43 40
Property Income 81,713 62,813 5,916 3,619 1,935 1,770 808 922 392 564
  Interest 76,574 66,147 4,090 2,043 1,055 837 404 482 131 210
  Dividends 27,385 20,386 2,405 1,717 467 815 275 220 75 234
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 9,572 5,254 1,083 853 444 495 177 227 52 165
Retirement Income 18,189 2,405 2,016 1,654 1,566 1,496 1,119 959 863 776
  Company or Union Retirement 9,772 1,921 1,413 1,073 956 820 643 463 389 340
  Federal Government Retirement 1,572 79 100 104 81 122 91 85 95 82
  Military Retirement 1,072 40 59 49 55 119 120 115 75 58
  State or Local Government Retirement 4,256 198 343 328 289 339 220 251 250 232
  Railroad Retirement 291 15 16 5 27 17 21 17 40 20
  Annuities 443 136 61 47 20 11 39 10 20 4
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 675 109 81 85 71 62 21 14 42 20
  Other or Don't Know 924 171 126 103 133 70 36 36 24 20
Pension Income 14,844 1,911 1,627 1,215 1,204 1,163 921 804 738 649
  Company or Union Retirement 8,425 1,629 1,235 879 834 681 548 400 362 305
  Federal Government Retirement 1,295 52 83 71 53 81 63 77 66 72
  Military Retirement 821 11 27 20 30 77 101 88 68 51
  State or Local Government Retirement 3,782 164 274 266 239 302 202 213 221 203
  Railroad Retirement 237 14 12 2 12 17 21 10 32 11
  Annuities 177 52 13 9 7 9 21 4 9 4
Alimony 355 73 59 36 28 43 13 35 0 18
Child Support 3,604 1,156 1,002 620 316 170 92 47 61 36
Educational Assistance 7,049 2,285 1,588 1,361 417 532 142 195 71 122
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,809 692 313 240 117 181 44 34 42 29
Other Income, N.E.C. 890 708 46 53 18 18 6 5 5 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 156,691 6,243 5,753 7,918 8,758 11,264 8,428 10,587 6,899 8,242
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
159,416 6,051 5,361 7,542 8,174 10,412 7,186 9,127 6,442 8,402
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 38,322 954 1,744 3,746 6,049 6,015 5,970 5,504 3,844 2,085
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
43,520 1,178 1,684 3,549 5,579 5,362 4,784 4,112 3,420 2,443
  Government Transfer Payments 57,456 5,153 4,442 5,746 8,007 6,910 6,333 5,862 4,204 2,740
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 4,884 1,311 785 816 1,267 338 112 93 75 38
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
41,946 1,685 2,184 4,227 7,348 6,364 6,111 5,639 3,881 2,115
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
22,805 3,621 2,737 2,427 2,772 1,797 1,218 1,058 926 805

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 5,241 6,982 4,597 7,394 3,416 5,941 3,350 6,225 2,491 4,246
Earnings 3,005 5,663 2,739 6,771 2,077 5,349 2,174 5,921 1,522 3,817
  Wages and Salary 2,864 5,261 2,674 6,383 2,040 5,089 2,127 5,646 1,487 3,639
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 128 414 78 417 40 271 69 293 26 158
  Farm Self-Employment 36 34 6 40 7 5 5 23 0 13
Social Security 1,068 679 213 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 53 26 36 79 59 42 15 11 16 5
Survivor Benefits 53 48 21 50 15 40 16 13 8 9
Disability Benefits 40 11 33 15 11 18 12 24 0 16
Unemployment Compensation 151 105 39 56 8 0 0 2 10 2
Workers Compensation 14 24 8 19 1 12 3 7 0 2
Property Income 227 303 233 239 151 121 70 164 81 94
  Interest 88 89 104 85 66 41 34 61 37 35
  Dividends 67 159 1 101 35 29 10 54 26 70
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 73 128 27 94 3 23 30 57 6 20
Retirement Income 803 476 403 587 263 516 238 307 118 194
  Company or Union Retirement 337 151 166 166 69 172 71 95 28 56
  Federal Government Retirement 81 72 54 71 38 70 20 31 18 37
  Military Retirement 78 39 24 52 13 29 18 35 15 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 228 164 130 234 86 194 85 91 56 79
  Railroad Retirement 16 9 10 20 19 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 16 23 12 6 6
  Other or Don't Know 15 19 21 42 5 12 4 18 6 3
Pension Income 686 422 357 531 213 453 189 256 108 179
  Company or Union Retirement 292 135 149 147 60 155 63 85 28 50
  Federal Government Retirement 72 68 48 71 34 59 20 25 18 32
  Military Retirement 73 33 24 46 13 24 17 35 12 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 224 154 124 209 78 183 81 90 44 78
  Railroad Retirement 8 9 10 20 19 16 6 0 0 0
  Annuities 7 7 0 8 0 6 0 5 0 0
Alimony 7 3 5 3 0 4 8 3 0 0
Child Support 31 3 6 10 6 4 4 1 2 3
Educational Assistance 48 58 20 47 9 33 10 29 0 30
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
27 19 9 19 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 4,104 6,254 3,137 6,868 2,285 5,476 2,350 5,925 1,612 3,890
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4,673 6,879 3,897 7,456 2,895 6,055 2,853 6,307 1,969 4,125
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,079 693 223 91 71 53 39 3 13 9
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,865 1,539 1,130 957 748 797 582 500 359 326
  Government Transfer Payments 1,701 1,292 715 623 451 458 362 292 223 238
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 20 29 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,103 722 219 79 54 44 25 6 11 7
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
833 512 415 601 268 526 239 302 121 191

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 2,440 5,367 1,869 2,919 1,616 3,524 1,253 2,098 1,147 2,314
Earnings 1,730 5,532 1,100 2,673 1,013 3,569 649 1,952 734 2,381
  Wages and Salary 1,711 5,144 1,095 2,555 994 3,382 645 1,901 707 2,330
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 25 391 24 65 13 192 0 57 1 75
  Farm Self-Employment 0 32 0 21 0 31 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 11 8 6 13 3 3 0 3
Disability Benefits 6 0 2 0 0 2 0 3 0 10
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 88 97 92 53 61 53 38 48 44 34
  Interest 28 67 11 54 34 8 27 20 27 16
  Dividends 14 44 0 5 0 24 0 3 0 13
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7 59 18 12 22 20 3 1 4 12
Retirement Income 223 210 121 55 31 161 28 65 17 125
  Company or Union Retirement 82 74 43 9 8 52 1 10 3 62
  Federal Government Retirement 27 29 10 14 12 42 7 12 7 17
  Military Retirement 19 7 11 5 3 11 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 77 94 41 14 2 47 16 24 8 33
  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) 10 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 197 211 112 49 26 133 22 61 19 106
  Company or Union Retirement 75 70 40 10 8 42 0 8 3 47
  Federal Government Retirement 27 34 10 14 11 36 7 12 7 17
  Military Retirement 15 7 11 5 3 11 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 72 89 35 14 2 47 11 22 8 33
  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 1,784 5,566 1,154 2,689 1,093 3,533 719 1,979 774 2,384
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,140 5,731 1,424 2,900 1,254 3,712 820 2,085 901 2,479
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 13 112 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
374 375 231 202 156 164 78 118 87 118
  Government Transfer Payments 240 313 132 139 77 127 80 94 65 59
  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
231 211 119 55 31 165 28 65 17 125

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 920 1,752 912 1,712 782 1,082 534 1,250 441 673
Earnings 413 1,806 565 1,834 422 999 292 1,211 217 573
  Wages and Salary 383 1,729 545 1,746 420 977 265 1,169 216 540
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 83 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 42 41 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 2 2 21 8 3 0 19 3 3
Retirement Income 45 18 25 22 13 22 8 25 6 27
  Company or Union Retirement 2 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 20 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 40 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 19 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 453 1,789 587 1,818 446 1,008 318 1,206 239 589
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
593 1,851 685 1,864 516 1,064 376 1,235 275 629
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
100 56 76 48 44 22 21 43 16 47
  Government Transfer Payments 68 28 38 14 33 10 16 29 12 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
45 18 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 alone (1)
    Total 446 12,188 26,935 83 39,594 144 0.504 0.0025 1,249
Earnings 240 10,178 31,845 73 43,644 182 0.483 0.0029 1,249
  Wages and Salary 235 9,328 32,206 75 43,796 184 0.476 0.0029 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 685 13,539 718 28,909 637 0.637 0.0106 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 54 2,339 62 14,914 1,092 0.735 0.0225 1,249
Social Security 0 0 12,738 46 13,105 35 0.261 0.0037 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,531 84 7,147 84 0.348 0.0125 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,309 70 3,281 105 0.482 0.0271 1,249
Veterans Benefits 9 0 7,962 451 12,235 316 0.536 0.0185 1,249
Survivor Benefits 34 0 7,323 189 12,523 361 0.565 0.0201 1,249
Disability Benefits 13 0 10,204 336 14,868 531 0.511 0.0274 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 12 0 5,741 109 7,885 87 0.477 0.0086 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,102 250 7,905 332 0.565 0.0275 1,249
Property Income 74 404 1,626 6 3,703 47 0.649 0.0083 1,249
  Interest 163 3 1,447 6 1,889 30 0.460 0.0134 1,249
  Dividends 22 98 1,679 11 3,281 62 0.598 0.0135 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 135 5 2,277 26 7,112 193 0.658 0.0155 1,249
Retirement Income 150 31 12,429 135 18,357 154 0.503 0.0064 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 57 4 8,753 144 13,526 174 0.534 0.0094 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 17 2 20,885 676 26,098 594 0.428 0.0203 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,042 399 20,922 500 0.368 0.0247 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 26 6 19,116 365 23,403 324 0.425 0.0124 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 19,260 602 22,103 1,034 0.361 0.0488 1,249
  Annuities 21 0 6,282 623 16,527 1,319 0.656 0.0429 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 11 0 9,704 528 16,667 808 0.540 0.0346 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 28 0 8,680 321 15,841 761 0.575 0.0319 1,249
Pension Income 112 6 13,318 185 18,792 167 0.492 0.0069 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 54 0 8,909 154 13,727 188 0.532 0.0101 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 14 0 23,535 694 27,961 653 0.406 0.0218 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,572 620 23,381 566 0.327 0.0277 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 26 0 20,121 411 24,157 342 0.415 0.0130 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 19,818 1,169 23,730 1,220 0.361 0.0533 1,249
  Annuities 3 0 12,241 1,576 17,382 1,678 0.557 0.0657 1,249
Alimony 2 0 8,376 933 13,229 972 0.562 0.0508 1,249
Child Support 10 0 4,111 84 6,071 160 0.520 0.0199 1,249
Educational Assistance 12 0 4,451 74 6,595 118 0.522 0.0136 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
6 0 4,196 190 7,302 278 0.567 0.0267 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,573 59 3,720 386 0.673 0.0646 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 253 10,318 25,060 96 38,121 150 0.502 0.0026 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
311 10,767 27,304 81 39,564 149 0.488 0.0026 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 12,773 46 13,189 36 0.264 0.0038 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
80 148 14,803 61 19,138 84 0.391 0.0043 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 48 64 11,947 48 14,345 58 0.406 0.0038 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,060 120 6,248 74 0.397 0.0111 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 12,172 45 12,623 34 0.276 0.0036 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
150 34 9,862 76 15,979 129 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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