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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
25 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 154,688 6,156 3,432 5,256 7,686 8,681 6,809 8,153 6,191 7,775
Earnings 110,415 3,649 2,803 3,255 2,676 5,063 2,573 4,780 2,996 5,712
  Wages and Salary 102,787 2,820 2,501 2,842 2,403 4,435 2,421 4,343 2,793 5,183
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 9,874 2,138 614 661 384 872 200 537 187 595
  Farm Self-Employment 1,690 887 103 112 30 88 11 39 13 50
Social Security 37,878 893 1,653 3,674 5,971 5,992 5,985 5,508 3,816 2,088
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 3,384 644 437 594 1,102 274 103 90 68 35
Public Assistance 1,149 607 299 146 51 19 5 6 8 3
Veterans Benefits 2,352 600 302 242 154 204 173 130 88 61
Survivor Benefits 2,609 614 342 370 244 243 168 97 76 67
Disability Benefits 1,212 177 157 111 147 143 76 67 57 58
Unemployment Compensation 9,242 2,394 1,722 1,195 904 843 595 492 341 364
Workers Compensation 1,118 414 186 108 71 63 51 44 43 40
Property Income 77,081 58,248 5,880 3,582 1,945 1,764 809 926 387 567
  Interest 72,128 61,741 4,061 2,035 1,058 837 402 483 131 212
  Dividends 26,775 19,780 2,400 1,704 468 816 275 226 72 235
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 9,585 5,273 1,092 843 456 482 178 227 52 166
Retirement Income 18,288 2,412 2,031 1,652 1,564 1,512 1,132 971 868 782
  Company or Union Retirement 9,838 1,927 1,428 1,080 961 826 646 470 391 341
  Federal Government Retirement 1,579 79 100 100 79 123 90 86 96 84
  Military Retirement 1,074 40 59 45 56 114 124 116 75 59
  State or Local Government Retirement 4,287 202 345 325 287 349 226 253 252 233
  Railroad Retirement 296 15 16 5 27 18 21 17 40 20
  Annuities 442 136 60 48 20 12 39 10 20 4
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 676 107 82 85 71 62 21 14 42 20
  Other or Don't Know 917 169 126 107 129 72 36 35 25 21
Pension Income 14,979 1,925 1,644 1,226 1,213 1,182 930 816 744 654
  Company or Union Retirement 8,494 1,642 1,247 890 837 686 549 406 365 306
  Federal Government Retirement 1,306 52 83 71 53 82 63 77 66 74
  Military Retirement 832 12 27 20 31 77 104 90 68 52
  State or Local Government Retirement 3,816 165 280 268 239 312 205 215 222 204
  Railroad Retirement 241 14 13 2 12 17 21 10 32 11
  Annuities 178 52 13 10 7 10 21 4 9 4
Alimony 355 70 59 36 28 44 13 35 0 18
Child Support 3,380 1,019 947 604 307 170 87 46 60 36
Educational Assistance 3,254 1,065 716 642 199 246 48 86 26 50
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,219 519 212 151 47 111 25 27 18 23
Other Income, N.E.C. 850 670 46 52 18 18 6 5 4 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 141,531 3,336 3,538 5,881 7,520 9,715 7,834 9,559 6,304 7,429
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
144,241 3,142 3,144 5,489 6,921 8,862 6,587 8,072 5,839 7,595
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 38,130 896 1,662 3,674 5,985 6,005 6,001 5,517 3,858 2,108
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
43,322 1,118 1,593 3,464 5,498 5,345 4,813 4,110 3,433 2,469
  Government Transfer Payments 54,831 4,092 3,765 5,206 7,724 6,797 6,338 5,834 4,212 2,758
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 4,415 1,168 697 728 1,136 316 114 98 70 39
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
41,278 1,478 2,016 4,072 7,152 6,332 6,142 5,654 3,890 2,139
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
22,435 3,485 2,661 2,337 2,645 1,791 1,230 1,071 927 812

 

  $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
25 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 4,886 6,424 4,414 6,977 3,314 5,665 3,254 6,020 2,443 4,160
Earnings 2,723 5,179 2,593 6,326 2,011 5,094 2,112 5,758 1,490 3,755
  Wages and Salary 2,580 4,785 2,527 5,941 1,972 4,842 2,061 5,483 1,460 3,576
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 130 417 78 416 42 262 71 294 26 155
  Farm Self-Employment 31 34 6 37 8 5 5 23 0 13
Social Security 1,080 678 213 71 51 38 27 2 11 7
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 11 27 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 40 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 14 0 16
Unemployment Compensation 153 105 41 57 4 1 0 2 10 4
Workers Compensation 14 24 8 20 1 9 3 7 0 2
Property Income 230 300 229 243 151 121 73 167 81 92
  Interest 88 86 100 85 64 41 36 62 37 35
  Dividends 68 160 1 101 35 29 10 58 26 70
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 73 128 27 96 3 24 30 56 6 20
Retirement Income 809 479 406 591 265 519 238 299 119 199
  Company or Union Retirement 338 154 167 167 70 172 71 95 28 56
  Federal Government Retirement 82 72 52 72 38 71 20 31 18 43
  Military Retirement 80 41 26 52 13 29 18 35 15 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 230 162 130 236 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 9 6 3
Pension Income 691 424 360 534 216 454 189 256 110 184
  Company or Union Retirement 293 139 151 149 60 155 63 85 28 50
  Federal Government Retirement 72 68 46 72 34 59 20 25 18 38
  Military Retirement 75 34 26 46 13 24 17 35 12 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 226 152 124 211 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 30 21 12 28 1 6 6 15 0 20
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
21 13 7 11 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 3,832 5,776 2,993 6,425 2,217 5,222 2,290 5,757 1,583 3,828
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4,397 6,409 3,763 7,017 2,835 5,807 2,794 6,129 1,945 4,066
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,091 692 223 91 73 53 39 3 13 9
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,875 1,545 1,140 964 756 805 584 494 363 329
  Government Transfer Payments 1,724 1,277 722 628 449 461 367 293 225 243
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 20 27 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,117 720 220 79 54 44 25 6 11 7
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
840 513 419 605 269 529 239 299 119 196

 

  $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
25 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 2,369 5,291 1,857 2,882 1,620 3,505 1,239 2,078 1,143 2,303
Earnings 1,678 5,451 1,091 2,627 1,013 3,562 641 1,921 736 2,373
  Wages and Salary 1,656 5,068 1,084 2,513 994 3,374 638 1,870 710 2,323
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 25 388 24 65 13 192 0 57 1 76
  Farm Self-Employment 0 29 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 50 38 48 44 35
  Interest 28 67 11 54 34 5 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 31 160 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 10 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 26 132 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 10 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 4 14 0 0 0 9 0 4 0 3
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 7 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 1,735 5,487 1,145 2,643 1,094 3,526 710 1,948 776 2,376
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,090 5,654 1,418 2,854 1,257 3,706 811 2,056 906 2,474
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 13 112 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
378 379 233 202 156 164 78 121 88 119
  Government Transfer Payments 245 316 134 137 77 127 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
230 215 120 55 31 163 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
25 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 921 1,758 918 1,703 784 1,082 529 1,237 443 682
Earnings 410 1,807 566 1,828 424 997 290 1,210 220 577
  Wages and Salary 383 1,723 545 1,742 422 972 268 1,168 219 552
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 83 10 74 7 13 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 4
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 0
  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 26
  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 3
  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 450 1,790 589 1,812 448 1,006 315 1,203 242 592
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
593 1,852 690 1,857 518 1,063 374 1,232 280 634
  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 47
  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 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
25 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 444 12,203 30,530 79 42,945 158 0.483 0.0026 1,249
Earnings 241 10,206 36,408 91 48,027 202 0.455 0.0030 1,249
  Wages and Salary 236 9,359 36,986 93 48,473 206 0.445 0.0031 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 685 15,320 258 29,780 643 0.626 0.0106 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 54 2,381 65 15,670 1,164 0.732 0.0232 1,249
Social Security 0 0 12,816 45 13,176 35 0.259 0.0037 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,537 89 7,197 90 0.356 0.0131 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,368 78 3,326 114 0.479 0.0292 1,249
Veterans Benefits 9 0 8,015 441 12,287 315 0.536 0.0184 1,249
Survivor Benefits 34 0 7,356 205 12,581 363 0.566 0.0201 1,249
Disability Benefits 13 0 10,235 339 14,805 533 0.510 0.0277 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 10 0 6,056 112 8,127 90 0.469 0.0088 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,450 251 8,213 343 0.559 0.0277 1,249
Property Income 76 392 1,654 7 3,908 50 0.656 0.0081 1,249
  Interest 165 3 1,460 6 1,997 32 0.481 0.0132 1,249
  Dividends 22 98 1,692 12 3,363 64 0.602 0.0134 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 125 5 2,272 26 7,008 190 0.655 0.0156 1,249
Retirement Income 150 31 12,456 139 18,373 154 0.502 0.0064 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 57 4 8,761 144 13,541 174 0.534 0.0094 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 17 2 21,116 665 26,306 593 0.426 0.0202 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,126 400 20,942 495 0.363 0.0247 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 26 6 19,055 364 23,387 323 0.425 0.0124 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 19,326 606 22,236 1,034 0.365 0.0478 1,249
  Annuities 21 0 6,318 613 16,331 1,303 0.653 0.0434 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 11 0 9,735 531 16,742 808 0.538 0.0345 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 28 0 8,601 328 15,621 762 0.577 0.0324 1,249
Pension Income 112 6 13,304 184 18,780 166 0.492 0.0069 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 54 0 8,897 154 13,713 187 0.532 0.0100 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 14 0 23,610 698 28,093 650 0.405 0.0216 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,535 617 23,247 557 0.324 0.0276 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 26 0 20,021 406 24,118 341 0.416 0.0130 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 8,627 940 13,440 975 0.563 0.0502 1,249
Child Support 10 0 4,271 86 6,288 169 0.516 0.0204 1,249
Educational Assistance 2 0 4,462 111 6,653 177 0.527 0.0202 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 3,570 230 6,989 336 0.587 0.0329 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,587 61 3,804 403 0.675 0.0654 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 253 10,349 27,533 141 40,995 164 0.485 0.0027 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
311 10,798 30,677 76 42,554 162 0.469 0.0027 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 12,851 45 13,261 36 0.262 0.0038 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
80 148 14,912 60 19,276 85 0.389 0.0043 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 45 64 12,438 48 14,876 60 0.393 0.0039 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,174 127 6,382 80 0.400 0.0116 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 12,338 45 12,773 34 0.271 0.0036 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
150 34 10,126 117 16,232 131 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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