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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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 9,374 677 294 434 422 583 293 385 286 452
Earnings 7,274 304 185 257 196 369 153 303 194 378
  Wages and Salary 6,832 260 179 231 184 343 141 265 182 330
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 548 84 29 28 22 41 12 38 14 50
  Farm Self-Employment 47 30 2 2 0 4 0 2 0 2
Social Security 1,123 38 92 164 207 177 128 113 89 45
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 212 33 23 61 53 39 1 0 3 0
Public Assistance 57 30 14 4 6 0 3 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 66 7 7 4 7 8 5 5 4 1
Survivor Benefits 65 13 9 3 7 11 3 1 1 7
Disability Benefits 38 1 6 1 5 9 5 0 2 4
Unemployment Compensation 447 96 85 74 37 34 26 31 18 21
Workers Compensation 67 28 7 5 8 3 0 0 3 4
Property Income 4,111 3,325 244 164 65 71 44 48 24 15
  Interest 3,831 3,423 163 67 48 38 18 19 4 9
  Dividends 1,275 996 113 72 10 24 13 11 3 11
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 442 249 39 42 18 21 12 17 10 7
Retirement Income 481 62 50 41 32 42 30 26 16 19
  Company or Union Retirement 227 47 31 22 19 12 16 9 5 11
  Federal Government Retirement 53 1 4 3 1 5 3 4 3 3
  Military Retirement 45 4 2 2 5 8 1 3 4 4
  State or Local Government Retirement 115 7 7 12 3 12 8 9 5 3
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
  Annuities 7 3 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 17 2 2 3 0 0 2 0 2 0
  Other or Don't Know 47 8 6 4 8 8 2 1 2 0
Pension Income 388 53 41 31 23 24 23 26 15 14
  Company or Union Retirement 201 44 28 20 14 9 13 9 5 10
  Federal Government Retirement 46 1 4 2 0 4 2 3 2 3
  Military Retirement 27 2 2 0 3 2 0 3 4 1
  State or Local Government Retirement 89 2 4 5 3 6 6 9 5 3
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
  Annuities 5 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
Alimony 13 4 3 0 2 2 0 2 0 0
Child Support 82 26 12 18 8 8 1 2 2 5
Educational Assistance 459 129 105 78 16 50 4 5 4 19
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
204 49 26 28 13 36 5 0 5 11
Other Income, N.E.C. 39 31 0 2 0 2 0 0 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 8,238 315 259 395 380 520 258 401 279 416
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8,346 316 242 398 359 502 234 374 271 422
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,125 38 92 164 207 177 128 114 89 45
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,314 53 92 167 194 162 110 90 82 59
  Government Transfer Payments 2,033 231 232 291 288 243 145 128 113 80
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 263 60 34 65 55 42 4 0 3 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,330 75 104 195 261 231 139 113 92 43
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
726 115 84 105 75 75 34 32 21 23

 

  $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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 275 372 194 448 149 304 130 336 97 225
Earnings 212 291 151 400 115 307 91 333 58 212
  Wages and Salary 196 274 145 380 114 292 91 311 55 201
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 16 18 8 23 1 19 2 21 2 10
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 27 26 9 2 0 1 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 2 0 0 5 4 5 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 13 5 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 2
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 0
Property Income 22 17 7 7 2 5 1 6 0 1
  Interest 9 0 5 3 0 2 2 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 5 0 3 0 3 0 3 0 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 8 5 0 5 0 1 1 3 0 0
Retirement Income 23 9 14 31 8 17 0 6 8 2
  Company or Union Retirement 12 2 7 6 2 3 0 2 2 0
  Federal Government Retirement 1 2 0 4 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 5 0 2 2 0 2 0 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 6 2 14 0 5 0 2 5 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 1 1 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 22 9 11 21 6 15 0 5 7 2
  Company or Union Retirement 12 2 7 2 2 3 0 2 2 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 2 0 4 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 5 0 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 6 1 14 0 5 0 2 5 0
  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 4 8 2 6 0 10 0 4 0 3
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
5 4 0 7 0 3 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 229 315 158 402 117 311 93 326 62 215
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
251 328 179 430 126 316 101 331 74 217
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 27 26 9 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
50 44 30 32 10 16 13 7 12 2
  Government Transfer Payments 55 57 30 27 10 17 7 7 7 6
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
29 29 9 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
23 9 14 31 8 17 0 6 8 2

 

  $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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 90 293 79 137 70 271 56 124 55 169
Earnings 75 296 56 136 41 269 24 122 38 178
  Wages and Salary 74 287 50 133 41 257 24 117 36 170
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 15 2 2 0 15 0 2 0 4
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 6 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Property Income 1 2 0 8 2 0 0 2 2 2
  Interest 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Retirement Income 2 7 3 5 2 7 2 3 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 6 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 3 0 0 2 1 2 3 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 2 7 3 5 2 7 2 3 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 6 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 3 0 0 2 1 2 3 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0
  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 2 3 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 73 300 65 136 44 268 29 120 40 178
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
80 304 71 146 55 270 31 127 44 180
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
12 20 8 10 5 6 2 3 1 1
  Government Transfer Payments 8 16 6 7 3 2 2 4 1 1
  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 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 7 3 5 2 7 2 3 0 0

 

  $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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 40 123 40 137 34 98 27 105 31 31
Earnings 22 127 21 133 17 91 13 124 16 34
  Wages and Salary 21 124 24 130 17 90 13 115 16 36
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 3 0 3 0 3 0 10 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
  Interest 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  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 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 24 127 23 132 18 90 13 123 16 34
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
29 132 28 132 18 90 15 124 16 34
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 2 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  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
0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0

 

    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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 26 984 30,109 463 43,797 663 0.511 0.0104 1,430
Earnings 19 914 36,046 415 49,701 792 0.471 0.0117 1,430
  Wages and Salary 16 866 36,631 424 49,812 787 0.461 0.0117 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 48 20,288 1,223 38,128 3,428 0.633 0.0521 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 10,861 284 11,924 235 0.303 0.0244 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,091 359 6,882 274 0.298 0.0489 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Survivor Benefits 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,441 425 8,731 432 0.460 0.0402 1,430
Workers Compensation 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 2 10 1,545 29 2,770 180 0.579 0.0478 1,430
  Interest 10 0 1,399 27 1,561 137 0.383 0.0789 1,430
  Dividends 0 1 1,599 54 2,469 225 0.517 0.0750 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 0 2,223 126 5,120 632 0.527 0.0851 1,430
Retirement Income 6 2 13,661 1,084 19,580 1,062 0.501 0.0421 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 3 0 9,122 1,263 15,347 1,403 0.560 0.0638 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 16,987 2,333 21,715 1,869 0.444 0.0762 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Pension Income 5 0 14,891 1,230 20,085 1,170 0.503 0.0441 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 3 0 8,837 1,564 15,277 1,488 0.567 0.0664 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 23,588 3,850 25,467 2,126 0.367 0.0871 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Child Support 0 0 5,345 855 6,529 732 0.470 0.0935 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,888 338 8,820 637 0.569 0.0499 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 7,421 1,150 12,108 1,268 0.548 0.0747 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 20 916 31,209 337 45,509 718 0.494 0.0111 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
19 931 31,727 318 46,050 710 0.487 0.0110 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,873 284 11,933 235 0.304 0.0243 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 8 12,316 370 17,354 524 0.431 0.0274 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 5 9,777 235 12,878 322 0.446 0.0218 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,460 375 6,312 270 0.355 0.0440 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,318 236 11,322 212 0.317 0.0225 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6 2 9,489 539 15,268 761 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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