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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 to 64 Years
White alone (1)
    Total 119,787 5,517 2,761 3,488 4,404 5,598 3,747 5,210 3,872 5,902
Earnings 101,927 2,903 2,249 2,771 2,329 4,433 2,293 4,379 2,718 5,325
  Wages and Salary 95,475 2,246 2,032 2,456 2,109 3,907 2,153 4,030 2,537 4,864
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8,605 1,857 505 560 333 741 180 452 169 539
  Farm Self-Employment 1,403 787 74 94 29 60 8 30 6 37
Social Security 8,384 364 572 883 1,615 1,379 1,045 868 754 372
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,608 383 291 480 928 238 84 75 62 33
Public Assistance 1,034 526 278 134 50 19 5 6 8 3
Veterans Benefits 1,344 294 201 149 108 94 101 76 45 49
Survivor Benefits 871 187 118 100 65 97 75 48 30 18
Disability Benefits 1,028 135 131 95 129 129 68 63 42 47
Unemployment Compensation 8,639 2,286 1,594 1,094 854 781 563 455 320 336
Workers Compensation 997 366 180 86 59 56 48 41 40 39
Property Income 57,892 45,993 3,906 2,309 1,237 1,162 534 545 228 390
  Interest 54,262 48,116 2,620 1,147 661 490 218 269 43 165
  Dividends 19,761 15,200 1,586 1,196 245 585 176 172 52 139
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 6,575 3,894 706 559 294 310 98 125 29 89
Retirement Income 6,169 655 557 489 426 471 425 334 289 286
  Company or Union Retirement 2,786 467 338 271 202 204 196 155 93 124
  Federal Government Retirement 535 16 32 36 22 53 28 12 28 31
  Military Retirement 498 17 15 21 19 33 62 72 35 25
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,590 64 84 124 80 110 87 85 97 83
  Railroad Retirement 75 3 10 2 10 0 0 1 20 5
  Annuities 150 14 31 11 11 3 24 5 12 4
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 200 26 9 23 22 23 3 10 8 14
  Other or Don't Know 502 82 65 49 80 53 27 12 15 14
Pension Income 4,587 450 362 326 259 285 310 244 234 218
  Company or Union Retirement 2,253 380 262 207 173 148 151 110 76 101
  Federal Government Retirement 405 9 24 23 11 25 11 11 13 30
  Military Retirement 426 3 11 11 14 22 49 62 35 25
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,298 47 36 91 33 87 77 53 80 64
  Railroad Retirement 60 3 10 0 6 0 0 1 18 0
  Annuities 47 3 0 2 7 2 11 3 6 4
Alimony 303 65 51 36 18 33 9 28 0 15
Child Support 3,265 978 911 577 303 166 87 45 59 36
Educational Assistance 3,145 1,025 702 619 195 238 43 84 26 50
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,043 444 187 128 36 103 20 22 6 16
Other Income, N.E.C. 652 513 38 33 18 18 6 1 4 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 108,525 2,814 2,479 3,283 3,567 5,472 3,220 5,123 3,420 5,723
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
110,301 2,765 2,419 3,232 3,527 5,427 3,240 4,980 3,376 5,712
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 8,457 367 580 885 1,623 1,379 1,046 870 775 377
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
12,620 724 843 1,042 1,750 1,564 1,245 882 821 537
  Government Transfer Payments 23,776 3,579 2,892 2,713 3,486 2,587 1,823 1,554 1,289 893
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 3,551 857 528 601 961 280 97 82 65 35
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
11,388 912 923 1,321 2,579 1,663 1,161 989 817 416
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
9,534 1,467 1,037 1,061 1,341 715 506 421 342 311

 

  $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 to 64 Years
White alone (1)
    Total 3,423 4,993 3,120 5,893 2,533 4,842 2,541 5,331 1,953 3,633
Earnings 2,511 4,796 2,414 6,019 1,903 4,871 2,014 5,450 1,412 3,569
  Wages and Salary 2,384 4,461 2,355 5,675 1,871 4,650 1,973 5,205 1,385 3,406
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 123 355 69 375 40 233 59 265 25 142
  Farm Self-Employment 25 24 6 29 7 5 5 15 0 10
Social Security 250 129 54 16 31 9 2 2 7 7
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 10 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 26 10 9 58 50 29 5 8 10 0
Survivor Benefits 12 17 5 17 0 13 8 6 1 2
Disability Benefits 33 10 28 11 11 13 12 8 0 16
Unemployment Compensation 140 97 39 49 3 0 0 2 7 2
Workers Compensation 14 20 8 13 1 8 3 7 0 2
Property Income 160 209 108 149 80 64 43 90 35 47
  Interest 32 49 54 59 41 13 9 50 6 6
  Dividends 49 99 1 45 6 4 4 29 3 47
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 54 75 5 57 3 10 13 22 3 15
Retirement Income 314 197 174 254 106 247 116 112 36 59
  Company or Union Retirement 131 48 72 67 22 100 35 50 13 16
  Federal Government Retirement 37 33 24 27 14 25 8 3 0 8
  Military Retirement 45 25 21 28 9 8 10 13 6 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 79 68 44 109 41 96 50 28 15 28
  Railroad Retirement 1 0 0 6 2 0 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 6 0 8 0 3 0 3 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 11 1 3 12 3 6 4 3 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 5 15 19 8 2 8 4 4 0 3
Pension Income 255 178 149 222 79 218 95 103 36 58
  Company or Union Retirement 110 47 59 55 19 86 35 48 13 16
  Federal Government Retirement 31 29 20 27 10 25 7 3 0 8
  Military Retirement 45 25 21 28 9 8 8 13 6 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 70 70 41 103 34 88 46 25 17 28
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 6 2 0 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 3 0 0
Alimony 7 3 5 3 0 2 8 3 0 0
Child Support 31 3 6 10 6 4 4 1 2 3
Educational Assistance 23 20 12 26 0 6 4 15 0 20
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
18 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 2,828 4,981 2,547 6,043 1,979 4,891 2,030 5,445 1,429 3,593
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,888 5,027 2,683 6,132 2,100 5,054 2,195 5,559 1,543 3,615
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 251 129 54 22 34 9 5 2 7 7
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
459 324 261 290 189 302 191 154 97 95
  Government Transfer Payments 588 438 248 290 170 183 150 113 94 92
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 19 24 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
272 164 60 22 33 11 3 3 7 7
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
342 223 184 268 111 257 117 111 36 59

 

  $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 to 64 Years
White alone (1)
    Total 1,956 4,782 1,530 2,547 1,344 3,166 1,005 1,854 940 2,065
Earnings 1,601 5,159 1,033 2,510 981 3,359 614 1,819 713 2,233
  Wages and Salary 1,583 4,805 1,036 2,409 963 3,180 608 1,780 686 2,195
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 23 350 21 62 13 176 0 48 0 68
  Farm Self-Employment 0 25 0 13 0 26 0 11 0 8
Social Security 6 19 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 14 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 1 8 0 10 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 6 0 2 0 0 2 0 3 0 10
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 41 47 31 22 34 32 21 14 11 21
  Interest 15 19 3 10 31 0 18 10 4 14
  Dividends 0 11 0 2 0 11 0 3 0 13
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 28 6 10 15 19 0 0 2 8
Retirement Income 86 105 53 22 14 45 5 29 10 60
  Company or Union Retirement 24 39 19 3 2 11 0 6 0 34
  Federal Government Retirement 14 14 5 3 7 15 0 3 4 0
  Military Retirement 11 7 3 5 0 5 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 29 45 19 6 0 14 3 9 4 25
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 68 103 50 19 10 35 3 29 10 49
  Company or Union Retirement 21 39 19 3 2 5 0 3 0 23
  Federal Government Retirement 14 14 5 3 7 11 0 3 4 0
  Military Retirement 7 7 3 5 0 5 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 26 45 17 6 0 14 3 12 4 25
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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. 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,600 5,156 1,039 2,508 1,013 3,359 629 1,820 714 2,228
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,697 5,210 1,156 2,565 1,050 3,405 675 1,881 757 2,278
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6 19 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
95 151 74 49 45 50 17 43 18 62
  Government Transfer Payments 67 126 38 49 29 58 20 34 11 30
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
6 15 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
87 106 54 22 14 45 5 29 10 60

 

  $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 to 64 Years
White alone (1)
    Total 740 1,594 804 1,554 642 971 456 1,108 354 577
Earnings 381 1,697 542 1,717 391 958 281 1,119 208 530
  Wages and Salary 355 1,642 516 1,644 391 940 260 1,086 207 504
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 63 10 66 3 10 6 48 0 13
  Farm Self-Employment 0 7 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 1 3 0 3 2 0 0 3 0 3
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 10 16 4 26 22 6 6 12 2 4
  Interest 2 5 0 9 0 5 3 4 0 0
  Dividends 2 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2 21 6 2 0 19 0 2
Retirement Income 18 11 10 12 13 14 4 9 0 14
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 3 5 0 3 0 0 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 0 0 9 7 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 16 4 3 3 3 1 0 5 0 5
  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 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 3 0 0 4 2 0 0
Pension Income 17 8 6 9 13 12 0 5 0 9
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 3 5 0 3 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 0 0 9 7 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 15 4 3 3 3 1 0 5 0 5
  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 392 1,695 543 1,721 391 956 284 1,127 214 529
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
452 1,723 591 1,736 421 979 320 1,120 238 548
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
27 18 28 7 18 7 6 10 6 21
  Government Transfer Payments 22 8 9 4 17 7 2 6 1 4
  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
18 11 10 12 13 14 1 9 0 14

 

    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 to 64 Years
White alone (1)
    Total 384 10,651 34,439 191 46,295 188 0.473 0.0029 1,249
Earnings 235 9,487 37,012 92 48,697 208 0.445 0.0031 1,249
  Wages and Salary 230 8,756 37,508 158 49,045 211 0.436 0.0032 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 594 15,698 287 30,197 705 0.625 0.0115 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 37 2,229 67 15,020 1,320 0.748 0.0267 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,373 93 12,271 80 0.296 0.0082 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,903 77 7,740 102 0.332 0.0149 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,456 104 3,460 124 0.480 0.0305 1,249
Veterans Benefits 3 0 8,148 475 12,192 373 0.515 0.0222 1,249
Survivor Benefits 18 0 8,690 634 14,126 734 0.572 0.0354 1,249
Disability Benefits 13 0 10,446 346 15,237 603 0.511 0.0303 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 10 0 6,003 119 8,071 93 0.472 0.0091 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,346 246 8,110 352 0.552 0.0291 1,249
Property Income 35 182 1,573 7 2,980 47 0.596 0.0112 1,249
  Interest 63 3 1,410 7 1,439 28 0.324 0.0190 1,249
  Dividends 0 72 1,625 13 2,794 66 0.557 0.0178 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 65 5 2,111 29 5,970 220 0.647 0.0217 1,249
Retirement Income 78 12 15,446 328 21,190 287 0.478 0.0109 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 24 0 11,409 361 16,698 372 0.519 0.0165 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 7 2 23,158 894 27,764 1,068 0.429 0.0349 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 18,252 853 21,401 639 0.321 0.0347 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 16 6 21,918 675 26,305 580 0.414 0.0203 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 10 0 12,990 1,452 20,824 2,476 0.562 0.0768 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 5 0 12,182 2,024 19,986 1,672 0.491 0.0651 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 20 0 9,201 391 16,694 1,129 0.576 0.0447 1,249
Pension Income 49 0 18,112 404 22,598 323 0.453 0.0121 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 22 0 11,753 447 17,298 423 0.519 0.0180 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 26,245 968 30,526 1,192 0.389 0.0387 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 20,586 1,083 23,038 663 0.290 0.0371 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 16 0 25,411 718 28,764 630 0.380 0.0218 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Alimony 2 0 7,476 1,021 13,666 1,118 0.580 0.0542 1,249
Child Support 10 0 4,295 88 6,357 174 0.517 0.0208 1,249
Educational Assistance 2 0 4,448 112 6,630 181 0.527 0.0207 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 3,537 241 7,081 382 0.592 0.0365 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,589 70 3,758 458 0.666 0.0772 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 233 9,501 35,399 94 46,684 197 0.456 0.0031 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
277 9,749 35,813 92 47,118 195 0.452 0.0030 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,400 93 12,378 84 0.300 0.0083 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
62 34 13,277 126 18,511 170 0.440 0.0081 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 32 19 9,440 62 12,386 90 0.465 0.0061 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,624 139 6,693 91 0.390 0.0129 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,960 63 11,122 69 0.328 0.0071 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
78 15 9,740 102 16,204 206 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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