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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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
131,489 5,250 2,709 4,064 6,141 6,772 5,587 6,403 5,085 6,170
Earnings 91,952 3,111 2,297 2,518 2,036 3,653 1,827 3,297 2,167 4,268
  Wages and Salary 85,372 2,375 2,027 2,191 1,816 3,170 1,699 2,954 2,004 3,820
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8,582 1,915 549 548 318 708 167 438 154 499
  Farm Self-Employment 1,576 812 96 104 27 80 11 38 13 48
Social Security 34,701 796 1,411 3,186 5,203 5,445 5,595 5,215 3,649 1,992
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,641 499 337 469 859 212 79 76 50 25
Public Assistance 718 410 203 62 19 8 3 4 5 0
Veterans Benefits 2,167 552 289 218 140 183 157 118 85 58
Survivor Benefits 2,468 572 323 345 233 236 160 83 76 64
Disability Benefits 1,013 138 112 89 132 119 67 59 49 47
Unemployment Compensation 7,680 2,003 1,412 984 731 703 492 414 281 331
Workers Compensation 915 336 156 79 57 52 42 37 42 38
Property Income 71,435 53,500 5,638 3,389 1,811 1,688 770 869 372 544
  Interest 66,938 56,995 3,907 1,942 997 801 377 466 128 201
  Dividends 25,609 18,864 2,320 1,642 440 798 269 206 68 228
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 8,835 4,817 1,040 766 397 454 164 214 45 159
Retirement Income 17,201 2,229 1,878 1,567 1,481 1,381 1,056 921 839 733
  Company or Union Retirement 9,289 1,788 1,354 1,036 913 751 611 443 377 327
  Federal Government Retirement 1,487 73 94 94 75 118 84 80 93 79
  Military Retirement 1,024 38 56 41 52 114 116 109 75 54
  State or Local Government Retirement 4,023 185 304 310 271 309 210 244 239 217
  Railroad Retirement 274 14 14 5 23 17 21 16 40 17
  Annuities 420 130 58 39 20 11 35 10 20 4
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 646 100 72 85 68 60 16 14 42 19
  Other or Don't Know 832 154 107 94 118 63 33 32 24 15
Pension Income 14,179 1,799 1,555 1,178 1,156 1,075 871 781 718 618
  Company or Union Retirement 8,042 1,530 1,182 853 797 620 519 391 352 297
  Federal Government Retirement 1,238 52 80 70 53 79 58 71 64 69
  Military Retirement 789 11 24 19 26 77 97 84 68 47
  State or Local Government Retirement 3,625 157 265 257 232 280 194 210 211 188
  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 62 56 31 24 43 13 35 0 17
Child Support 2,787 829 757 484 262 155 79 40 53 30
Educational Assistance 2,766 863 603 547 181 229 39 78 26 46
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,009 428 169 124 36 84 25 26 18 19
Other Income, N.E.C. 792 624 43 46 17 16 6 5 4 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 120,384 2,787 2,862 4,739 6,239 7,873 6,746 7,825 5,323 5,900
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
122,834 2,589 2,486 4,362 5,646 7,031 5,529 6,395 4,853 6,039
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 34,933 799 1,420 3,187 5,214 5,458 5,610 5,224 3,691 2,009
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
39,671 974 1,315 2,980 4,731 4,798 4,438 3,858 3,263 2,336
  Government Transfer Payments 48,684 3,335 3,049 4,345 6,539 6,006 5,794 5,423 3,962 2,587
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 3,271 847 508 524 871 236 84 83 50 25
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
37,199 1,189 1,695 3,446 6,113 5,680 5,721 5,339 3,700 2,021
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
20,261 3,006 2,330 2,056 2,312 1,585 1,121 1,007 886 751

 

  $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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
4,020 5,180 3,726 5,744 2,904 4,783 2,864 5,199 2,208 3,657
Earnings 2,037 4,007 2,051 5,099 1,704 4,248 1,811 4,929 1,321 3,275
  Wages and Salary 1,915 3,674 1,997 4,777 1,672 4,029 1,764 4,666 1,296 3,108
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 108 350 67 361 38 230 61 279 22 141
  Farm Self-Employment 31 32 6 37 7 5 5 22 0 13
Social Security 1,029 660 203 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 11 0 14
Unemployment Compensation 128 86 34 50 4 0 0 2 10 2
Workers Compensation 7 21 8 12 1 8 3 7 0 2
Property Income 215 279 222 228 148 121 70 152 76 90
  Interest 85 78 95 81 61 41 34 54 36 35
  Dividends 64 157 1 96 35 28 10 53 26 70
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 69 122 27 90 3 23 28 55 6 18
Retirement Income 762 454 377 564 259 501 234 280 117 184
  Company or Union Retirement 318 139 162 157 69 169 69 93 27 56
  Federal Government Retirement 78 72 45 67 38 67 20 28 18 34
  Military Retirement 73 39 23 50 13 27 18 33 15 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 219 156 121 227 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 9 6 3
Pension Income 653 401 334 509 210 441 185 242 107 169
  Company or Union Retirement 279 123 145 142 60 153 61 83 27 50
  Federal Government Retirement 69 68 40 67 34 56 20 22 18 29
  Military Retirement 68 33 23 45 13 22 17 33 12 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 215 146 116 204 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 22 17 12 25 0 6 4 15 0 20
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
21 13 7 8 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 3,083 4,571 2,437 5,208 1,904 4,372 1,968 4,924 1,405 3,342
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3,626 5,171 3,161 5,775 2,489 4,936 2,464 5,285 1,744 3,577
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,037 674 212 85 68 53 38 3 12 9
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,787 1,484 1,068 927 723 770 570 468 349 315
  Government Transfer Payments 1,603 1,221 658 585 426 446 351 281 213 231
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 16 25 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,060 698 209 74 53 44 23 6 11 7
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
786 487 382 578 261 511 234 281 117 181

 

  $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
25 Years and Over
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
2,137 4,666 1,697 2,573 1,499 3,125 1,141 1,903 1,041 2,097
Earnings 1,504 4,809 980 2,358 920 3,160 582 1,762 669 2,158
  Wages and Salary 1,484 4,474 969 2,253 900 2,984 580 1,710 647 2,117
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 23 338 24 60 12 177 0 54 1 69
  Farm Self-Employment 0 28 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 50 38 46 43 31
  Interest 28 67 11 54 32 5 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 30 152 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 10 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 24 125 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 10 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 4 14 0 0 0 9 0 3 0 3
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
6 6 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 1,554 4,839 1,034 2,369 996 3,125 647 1,787 705 2,160
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,895 4,991 1,290 2,576 1,151 3,295 742 1,887 834 2,253
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 13 104 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
367 351 226 200 145 157 72 115 87 117
  Government Transfer Payments 236 292 129 131 69 118 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
224 207 116 50 30 156 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
25 Years and Over
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
871 1,604 855 1,553 719 975 496 1,155 422 628
Earnings 384 1,657 525 1,664 377 902 272 1,115 203 533
  Wages and Salary 357 1,578 508 1,591 375 875 251 1,075 201 510
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 77 9 64 7 13 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 4
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 0
  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 25
  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 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 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 422 1,641 548 1,651 400 912 294 1,111 225 549
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
561 1,700 642 1,696 464 968 350 1,138 260 588
  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 44
  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 25

 

    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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
422 11,444 32,018 88 45,111 177 0.480 0.0028 1,249
Earnings 222 9,540 39,786 228 50,965 231 0.450 0.0033 1,249
  Wages and Salary 216 8,765 40,430 87 51,533 236 0.439 0.0034 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 622 15,491 295 30,414 681 0.629 0.0111 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 54 2,427 68 16,432 1,241 0.729 0.0241 1,249
Social Security 0 0 13,084 47 13,382 37 0.256 0.0039 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,544 100 7,245 102 0.360 0.0148 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,188 91 2,921 137 0.471 0.0401 1,249
Veterans Benefits 9 0 7,931 459 12,333 333 0.539 0.0193 1,249
Survivor Benefits 34 0 7,453 238 12,760 378 0.567 0.0207 1,249
Disability Benefits 13 0 10,749 373 15,636 603 0.504 0.0301 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 9 0 6,081 124 8,191 100 0.471 0.0096 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,447 270 8,341 385 0.554 0.0311 1,249
Property Income 74 385 1,669 7 4,043 53 0.662 0.0082 1,249
  Interest 161 3 1,468 6 2,062 34 0.493 0.0133 1,249
  Dividends 22 95 1,697 12 3,393 66 0.604 0.0136 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 123 5 2,293 27 7,227 203 0.660 0.0159 1,249
Retirement Income 142 30 12,651 171 18,547 159 0.501 0.0066 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 52 4 8,777 147 13,638 179 0.533 0.0096 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 16 2 21,008 686 26,222 611 0.426 0.0208 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,195 435 21,111 513 0.367 0.0252 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 23 6 19,361 371 23,627 334 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 6,355 725 16,746 1,361 0.654 0.0439 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 11 0 9,933 552 17,142 836 0.536 0.0351 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 28 0 8,792 341 16,152 819 0.573 0.0338 1,249
Pension Income 102 6 13,440 191 18,872 171 0.491 0.0071 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 49 0 8,929 157 13,817 193 0.531 0.0103 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 13 0 23,317 709 27,776 667 0.407 0.0223 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,568 613 23,479 579 0.326 0.0283 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 23 0 20,103 429 24,171 349 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 8,961 1,064 13,077 953 0.538 0.0537 1,249
Child Support 9 0 4,363 97 6,516 191 0.519 0.0224 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,656 122 6,882 192 0.522 0.0214 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 3,626 263 7,300 386 0.594 0.0352 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,586 63 3,924 431 0.682 0.0668 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 234 9,674 29,803 198 42,786 184 0.486 0.0030 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
287 10,106 31,961 85 44,530 181 0.467 0.0029 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 13,119 47 13,468 38 0.258 0.0039 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
75 141 15,388 72 19,748 89 0.386 0.0045 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 42 62 12,961 53 15,377 64 0.388 0.0041 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,336 153 6,491 94 0.399 0.0135 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 12,709 47 13,054 36 0.266 0.0038 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
142 31 10,672 125 16,793 140 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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