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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
Asian alone (3)
    Total 8,453 466 212 326 365 475 260 345 257 394
Earnings 6,629 180 125 186 154 292 135 266 175 334
  Wages and Salary 6,195 138 119 160 140 270 123 228 163 288
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 536 82 25 28 22 39 12 38 14 50
  Farm Self-Employment 43 26 2 2 0 4 0 2 0 2
Social Security 1,115 36 91 163 205 175 128 113 87 45
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 202 30 22 59 51 37 1 0 3 0
Public Assistance 47 22 14 2 6 0 3 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 65 5 7 4 7 8 5 5 4 1
Survivor Benefits 61 10 9 3 7 11 3 1 1 7
Disability Benefits 36 1 6 1 5 7 5 0 2 4
Unemployment Compensation 423 89 77 68 36 32 26 31 18 21
Workers Compensation 66 27 7 5 8 3 0 0 3 4
Property Income 3,889 3,109 243 163 65 71 44 47 24 15
  Interest 3,617 3,210 161 67 48 38 18 19 4 9
  Dividends 1,256 979 113 71 10 24 13 11 3 11
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 438 245 39 42 18 21 12 15 10 7
Retirement Income 475 59 50 41 31 39 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 109 4 7 12 3 10 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 46 8 6 4 7 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 77 26 11 17 6 8 1 2 2 5
Educational Assistance 208 48 43 27 5 30 2 5 0 13
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
123 40 19 18 3 15 3 0 1 4
Other Income, N.E.C. 33 26 0 2 0 2 0 0 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 7,588 192 197 323 336 441 239 364 260 373
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7,690 191 180 326 315 420 216 337 251 379
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,117 36 91 163 205 175 128 114 87 45
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,300 48 91 167 192 158 110 90 80 59
  Government Transfer Payments 1,871 159 197 256 282 233 145 128 112 78
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 244 49 34 61 53 40 4 0 3 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,302 62 103 191 257 227 139 113 90 43
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
703 101 83 101 73 75 34 31 21 21

 

  $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
Asian alone (3)
    Total 255 332 185 420 144 281 122 325 97 215
Earnings 194 264 141 382 113 289 87 323 58 203
  Wages and Salary 178 249 138 362 111 273 87 301 55 193
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 16 17 6 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 2 3 2 5 0 10 0 4 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
5 0 0 2 0 2 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 211 288 149 384 115 293 88 316 62 206
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
233 301 169 412 123 297 97 320 74 208
  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
25 Years and Over
Asian alone (3)
    Total 87 284 73 131 69 267 56 123 55 168
Earnings 72 286 55 130 41 266 24 121 38 176
  Wages and Salary 71 277 49 126 41 253 24 117 36 169
  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 2 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 69 290 64 130 44 264 29 120 40 176
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
77 294 70 140 55 266 31 127 44 179
  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
25 Years and Over
Asian alone (3)
    Total 40 120 40 135 34 98 27 105 31 30
Earnings 22 124 21 131 17 91 13 124 16 34
  Wages and Salary 21 121 24 128 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 24 124 23 130 18 90 13 123 16 34
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
29 129 28 130 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
25 Years and Over
Asian alone (3)
    Total 26 979 32,116 327 47,026 719 0.493 0.0109 1,430
Earnings 19 909 39,935 915 53,013 850 0.451 0.0122 1,430
  Wages and Salary 16 861 40,589 391 53,325 846 0.438 0.0123 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 48 20,390 1,077 38,717 3,496 0.631 0.0524 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 10,884 285 11,947 236 0.304 0.0244 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,101 363 6,909 280 0.292 0.0504 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 6,670 451 8,983 450 0.457 0.0409 1,430
Workers Compensation 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 2 10 1,564 30 2,913 190 0.589 0.0471 1,430
  Interest 10 0 1,408 28 1,647 145 0.409 0.0771 1,430
  Dividends 0 1 1,603 54 2,492 228 0.518 0.0752 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 0 2,228 127 5,125 636 0.532 0.0851 1,430
Retirement Income 6 2 13,886 1,077 19,732 1,072 0.500 0.0423 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 3 0 9,100 1,255 15,311 1,403 0.559 0.0640 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 17,946 2,949 22,498 1,915 0.422 0.0787 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 5,319 902 6,568 770 0.470 0.0966 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 6,191 791 11,910 1,180 0.548 0.0678 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 5,317 898 11,774 1,903 0.623 0.0982 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 20 911 33,312 1,023 48,074 767 0.480 0.0115 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
19 926 34,833 803 48,655 757 0.473 0.0114 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,896 286 11,956 236 0.306 0.0244 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 8 12,396 393 17,453 528 0.429 0.0275 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 5 10,447 278 13,646 341 0.428 0.0225 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,615 385 6,478 278 0.341 0.0459 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,417 238 11,444 214 0.313 0.0228 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6 2 9,766 538 15,582 780 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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