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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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
147,856 8,860 4,499 5,940 7,525 8,177 6,358 7,450 5,757 6,994
Earnings 105,200 5,655 4,130 4,160 3,008 4,894 2,327 4,131 2,681 4,922
  Wages and Salary 98,383 4,826 3,850 3,803 2,787 4,390 2,194 3,794 2,502 4,468
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 9,030 2,163 589 600 337 732 167 449 154 509
  Farm Self-Employment 1,710 900 104 112 37 86 11 38 13 49
Social Security 35,183 852 1,493 3,289 5,315 5,501 5,613 5,250 3,663 1,994
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,883 527 375 528 967 222 79 76 51 25
Public Assistance 873 506 236 76 25 8 5 4 9 0
Veterans Benefits 2,198 562 295 222 140 185 157 127 85 58
Survivor Benefits 2,509 577 328 361 239 241 161 84 76 65
Disability Benefits 1,043 142 115 94 138 122 67 59 49 47
Unemployment Compensation 8,276 2,265 1,529 1,066 776 733 507 440 284 337
Workers Compensation 977 382 165 79 62 52 42 37 42 38
Property Income 76,423 58,290 5,702 3,457 1,820 1,710 775 870 375 544
  Interest 71,670 61,635 3,952 1,963 1,000 807 381 466 128 201
  Dividends 26,422 19,616 2,344 1,672 440 801 269 206 72 228
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 8,935 4,866 1,044 783 397 471 164 214 45 159
Retirement Income 17,280 2,240 1,893 1,584 1,493 1,386 1,057 921 839 734
  Company or Union Retirement 9,306 1,797 1,358 1,038 915 751 611 443 377 327
  Federal Government Retirement 1,497 73 94 100 77 118 85 80 93 79
  Military Retirement 1,036 38 56 47 52 119 116 109 75 54
  State or Local Government Retirement 4,035 185 308 313 273 309 210 244 239 217
  Railroad Retirement 274 14 14 5 23 17 21 16 40 17
  Annuities 423 130 60 39 20 11 35 10 20 4
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 650 103 74 85 68 60 16 14 42 19
  Other or Don't Know 854 154 110 94 125 63 33 33 24 17
Pension Income 14,192 1,800 1,559 1,178 1,156 1,075 871 781 718 618
  Company or Union Retirement 8,048 1,532 1,187 853 797 620 519 391 352 297
  Federal Government Retirement 1,240 52 80 70 53 79 58 71 64 69
  Military Retirement 791 11 24 19 26 77 97 84 68 47
  State or Local Government Retirement 3,629 157 265 257 232 280 194 210 211 188
  Railroad Retirement 226 14 11 2 12 17 21 10 32 9
  Annuities 170 47 13 9 7 9 19 4 9 4
Alimony 326 63 56 31 24 43 13 35 0 17
Child Support 3,037 956 830 515 274 158 80 42 55 30
Educational Assistance 5,978 1,878 1,315 1,146 357 482 128 183 67 115
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,547 576 264 206 106 151 39 32 39 29
Other Income, N.E.C. 839 665 44 50 17 16 6 5 5 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 134,004 5,320 4,755 6,461 7,303 9,166 7,270 8,692 5,852 6,572
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
136,499 5,122 4,383 6,098 6,723 8,325 6,052 7,264 5,383 6,712
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 35,415 855 1,501 3,290 5,326 5,513 5,627 5,258 3,706 2,011
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
40,226 1,040 1,412 3,099 4,854 4,854 4,456 3,892 3,277 2,341
  Government Transfer Payments 51,271 4,233 3,590 4,823 6,833 6,155 5,851 5,506 3,983 2,606
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 3,665 967 580 596 981 249 87 83 55 25
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
38,052 1,357 1,844 3,601 6,335 5,751 5,741 5,375 3,722 2,024
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
20,728 3,137 2,415 2,145 2,428 1,603 1,125 1,009 890 752

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
4,340 5,679 3,918 6,136 3,050 5,049 2,988 5,429 2,269 3,769
Earnings 2,296 4,413 2,202 5,505 1,805 4,497 1,878 5,124 1,361 3,372
  Wages and Salary 2,175 4,067 2,146 5,173 1,771 4,267 1,837 4,861 1,330 3,207
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 108 354 67 368 38 240 61 279 22 145
  Farm Self-Employment 35 34 6 39 7 5 5 22 0 13
Social Security 1,031 664 203 67 51 38 26 2 11 7
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 8 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 50 26 36 75 52 39 15 11 13 5
Survivor Benefits 49 47 21 49 15 39 14 13 8 9
Disability Benefits 35 11 32 13 10 18 12 20 0 14
Unemployment Compensation 130 90 34 50 8 0 0 2 10 2
Workers Compensation 7 21 8 12 1 12 3 7 0 2
Property Income 215 283 227 228 148 121 70 154 76 92
  Interest 85 81 100 81 63 41 34 54 36 35
  Dividends 64 158 1 96 35 28 10 53 26 70
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 69 122 27 90 3 23 28 57 6 18
Retirement Income 762 457 379 564 259 501 234 289 117 184
  Company or Union Retirement 318 139 162 157 69 169 69 93 27 56
  Federal Government Retirement 78 72 47 67 38 67 20 28 18 34
  Military Retirement 73 39 23 50 13 27 18 33 15 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 219 159 121 227 85 189 83 82 56 73
  Railroad Retirement 13 9 10 17 17 15 6 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 19 0 14 0 9 0 4 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 37 1 6 15 4 16 23 12 6 6
  Other or Don't Know 15 18 21 40 5 12 4 18 6 3
Pension Income 653 404 336 509 210 441 185 242 107 169
  Company or Union Retirement 279 123 145 142 60 153 61 83 27 50
  Federal Government Retirement 69 68 41 67 34 56 20 22 18 29
  Military Retirement 68 33 23 45 13 22 17 33 12 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 215 150 116 204 77 178 79 85 44 72
  Railroad Retirement 5 9 10 17 17 15 6 0 0 0
  Annuities 7 7 0 8 0 6 0 3 0 0
Alimony 7 3 5 3 0 2 8 3 0 0
Child Support 31 1 6 10 6 4 4 1 2 3
Educational Assistance 40 53 20 43 9 29 8 29 0 29
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
27 19 9 15 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 3,346 4,981 2,589 5,614 2,004 4,621 2,035 5,119 1,445 3,439
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3,888 5,578 3,316 6,181 2,589 5,185 2,534 5,490 1,784 3,673
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,039 678 212 85 68 53 38 3 12 9
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,788 1,488 1,069 927 723 770 573 478 349 315
  Government Transfer Payments 1,607 1,245 660 589 431 446 354 281 213 231
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 16 25 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,062 702 209 74 53 44 23 6 11 7
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
786 491 384 578 261 511 234 285 119 181

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
2,216 4,785 1,713 2,635 1,515 3,180 1,163 1,941 1,056 2,130
Earnings 1,549 4,932 992 2,414 929 3,205 599 1,809 674 2,189
  Wages and Salary 1,531 4,592 982 2,306 909 3,030 596 1,757 653 2,146
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 23 342 24 60 12 177 0 54 1 69
  Farm Self-Employment 0 31 0 21 0 29 0 13 0 11
Social Security 12 100 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 15 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 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Property Income 87 93 92 52 59 53 38 46 43 31
  Interest 28 67 11 54 32 8 27 19 27 14
  Dividends 14 44 0 5 0 24 0 3 0 11
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7 53 18 12 20 20 3 1 4 11
Retirement Income 221 205 119 50 30 154 28 65 17 123
  Company or Union Retirement 82 74 43 6 8 50 1 10 3 60
  Federal Government Retirement 24 29 10 14 10 39 7 12 7 17
  Military Retirement 19 7 11 5 3 11 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 77 88 39 12 2 45 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 194 207 110 44 24 127 22 61 19 104
  Company or Union Retirement 75 70 40 7 8 40 0 8 3 45
  Federal Government Retirement 24 34 10 14 10 33 7 12 7 17
  Military Retirement 15 7 11 5 3 11 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 72 85 34 12 2 45 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 6
Child Support 10 0 0 0 5 0 3 0 0 3
Educational Assistance 5 14 0 2 0 11 0 4 0 3
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
6 10 0 0 0 7 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 1,599 4,963 1,046 2,425 1,005 3,170 664 1,834 711 2,191
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,940 5,114 1,302 2,633 1,160 3,340 760 1,934 838 2,284
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 13 104 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
367 351 226 200 145 159 72 115 87 117
  Government Transfer Payments 236 292 129 133 69 120 76 93 62 58
  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 97 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
226 207 116 50 30 158 28 65 17 123

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
882 1,616 860 1,576 727 982 504 1,172 422 634
Earnings 390 1,674 525 1,688 382 910 278 1,127 203 538
  Wages and Salary 361 1,599 508 1,612 381 886 251 1,086 201 510
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 79 9 66 7 14 6 54 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 0 3 0 3 2 3 0 3 0 5
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 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 19 11 42 41 14 9 22 10 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 23 22 13 21 6 25 6 26
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 3 12 0 11 0 0 0 10
  Federal Government Retirement 15 5 0 0 10 6 0 3 0 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 19 7 6 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 3 2 0 0
Pension Income 40 16 12 19 13 16 3 17 6 17
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 3 12 0 8 0 0 0 8
  Federal Government Retirement 15 5 0 0 10 6 0 3 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 19 7 6 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 0
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 428 1,658 548 1,674 405 921 300 1,122 225 554
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
567 1,717 642 1,719 470 976 356 1,149 260 595
  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 74 48 41 21 18 43 16 45
  Government Transfer Payments 67 28 37 14 31 9 16 29 11 16
  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 23 22 13 21 4 25 6 26

 

    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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
428 11,536 28,999 137 41,656 162 0.502 0.0027 1,249
Earnings 222 9,607 35,261 101 46,318 208 0.481 0.0031 1,249
  Wages and Salary 216 8,820 35,729 103 46,547 211 0.474 0.0032 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 629 13,898 795 29,533 675 0.639 0.0110 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 54 2,374 64 15,518 1,150 0.733 0.0232 1,249
Social Security 0 0 13,008 47 13,309 37 0.258 0.0039 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,529 98 7,172 95 0.351 0.0141 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,158 82 2,927 126 0.476 0.0365 1,249
Veterans Benefits 9 0 7,856 447 12,257 329 0.539 0.0192 1,249
Survivor Benefits 34 0 7,413 221 12,704 375 0.566 0.0206 1,249
Disability Benefits 13 0 10,667 371 15,661 594 0.505 0.0294 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 12 0 5,808 119 7,988 97 0.478 0.0095 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,125 265 8,075 370 0.564 0.0304 1,249
Property Income 74 396 1,639 7 3,827 50 0.655 0.0083 1,249
  Interest 161 3 1,454 6 1,949 32 0.473 0.0136 1,249
  Dividends 22 95 1,684 12 3,312 64 0.599 0.0136 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 133 5 2,295 27 7,307 204 0.662 0.0157 1,249
Retirement Income 142 30 12,604 165 18,525 159 0.501 0.0066 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 52 4 8,756 147 13,618 179 0.533 0.0096 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 16 2 20,902 688 26,122 609 0.426 0.0208 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,096 417 21,050 512 0.370 0.0251 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 23 6 19,335 371 23,592 333 0.422 0.0127 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 19,109 584 22,214 1,085 0.374 0.0502 1,249
  Annuities 21 0 6,343 728 16,920 1,372 0.656 0.0433 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 11 0 9,858 549 17,043 833 0.537 0.0350 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 28 0 8,863 327 16,303 805 0.570 0.0331 1,249
Pension Income 102 6 13,440 191 18,873 171 0.492 0.0071 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 49 0 8,919 157 13,809 193 0.531 0.0102 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 13 0 23,346 709 27,777 667 0.408 0.0222 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,600 620 23,559 581 0.329 0.0281 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 23 0 20,123 430 24,172 349 0.414 0.0133 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 19,504 856 23,667 1,270 0.377 0.0545 1,249
  Annuities 3 0 12,416 1,533 17,653 1,725 0.563 0.0662 1,249
Alimony 2 0 8,941 1,069 13,065 953 0.537 0.0538 1,249
Child Support 9 0 4,195 93 6,255 177 0.521 0.0216 1,249
Educational Assistance 7 0 4,611 82 6,850 128 0.521 0.0143 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 4,370 208 7,358 280 0.556 0.0272 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,577 61 3,817 408 0.678 0.0658 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 234 9,741 26,136 103 39,857 169 0.504 0.0028 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
287 10,176 29,553 156 41,473 166 0.488 0.0028 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 13,043 47 13,394 38 0.260 0.0039 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
75 141 15,256 72 19,599 89 0.388 0.0045 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 44 62 12,501 53 14,885 62 0.399 0.0040 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,196 142 6,340 87 0.396 0.0127 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 12,560 47 12,917 36 0.270 0.0037 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
142 31 10,373 125 16,565 138 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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