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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
Black alone (2)
    Total 17,697 676 558 789 1,215 1,089 754 919 678 1,181
Earnings 13,958 493 395 450 395 686 400 730 486 1,027
  Wages and Salary 13,483 449 368 425 378 638 382 708 479 993
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 721 190 50 48 27 68 15 35 8 39
  Farm Self-Employment 107 92 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 1,667 82 140 212 391 299 188 160 83 61
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,112 95 130 190 531 80 42 21 3 5
Public Assistance 470 235 131 51 33 20 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 289 51 46 37 27 21 15 19 26 2
Survivor Benefits 80 11 4 15 20 7 4 2 0 7
Disability Benefits 176 33 16 19 23 37 10 14 6 1
Unemployment Compensation 1,621 437 308 231 161 165 102 91 37 47
Workers Compensation 161 79 12 17 5 5 13 3 3 8
Property Income 4,193 3,616 197 108 57 64 22 21 5 16
  Interest 3,861 3,544 140 52 24 18 15 11 1 7
  Dividends 836 685 43 63 11 16 0 1 3 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 383 232 31 30 26 32 0 6 0 3
Retirement Income 834 51 44 82 69 88 70 53 57 35
  Company or Union Retirement 356 29 23 56 15 38 30 16 13 12
  Federal Government Retirement 87 0 5 7 12 7 2 0 2 0
  Military Retirement 149 0 1 3 8 23 21 21 23 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 173 4 13 8 19 17 16 13 17 3
  Railroad Retirement 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Annuities 16 5 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 13 2 0 3 2 0 0 1 1 0
  Other or Don't Know 64 17 6 4 14 4 2 2 0 5
Pension Income 639 21 27 50 34 63 60 40 50 28
  Company or Union Retirement 303 16 20 39 12 31 25 15 11 12
  Federal Government Retirement 65 0 4 0 10 0 0 0 2 0
  Military Retirement 124 0 0 0 3 16 22 13 23 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 135 0 8 8 8 17 12 11 12 3
  Railroad Retirement 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Annuities 7 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 11 4 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 1
Child Support 805 377 242 76 48 22 24 4 4 3
Educational Assistance 802 251 222 181 30 53 7 8 10 14
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
195 117 28 21 12 12 2 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 73 60 6 4 1 2 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15,384 507 472 600 761 957 574 866 571 1,087
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
15,671 503 460 604 748 961 576 865 563 1,074
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,672 82 140 212 391 299 188 160 85 61
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2,268 114 160 245 417 354 208 174 105 72
  Government Transfer Payments 5,378 759 735 719 1,055 645 360 352 197 153
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,512 277 244 238 545 104 54 23 7 5
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
2,961 278 290 389 901 415 240 190 107 67
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2,299 312 281 311 588 193 128 79 68 41

 

  $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
Black alone (2)
    Total 621 942 529 1,035 383 796 351 788 226 552
Earnings 468 846 426 1,084 286 730 293 773 163 555
  Wages and Salary 452 812 413 1,072 284 705 289 759 171 540
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 15 36 9 21 8 25 3 22 5 4
  Farm Self-Employment 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 32 12 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 4 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 17 7 0 6 6 5 0 2 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 2 0 0 0 4 2 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 5 8 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 16 2 10 2 4 5 1 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 3 4 3 4 0 0 1 0 0 0
Property Income 6 3 8 6 1 2 6 5 2 0
  Interest 3 3 6 7 0 0 0 5 2 0
  Dividends 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0
Retirement Income 36 32 34 37 5 34 17 3 4 15
  Company or Union Retirement 13 6 21 16 1 13 9 0 3 9
  Federal Government Retirement 6 3 0 6 0 10 6 0 1 2
  Military Retirement 10 5 11 0 0 6 2 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 7 13 5 12 3 8 4 1 0 4
  Railroad Retirement 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Pension Income 31 31 32 39 3 31 20 2 4 16
  Company or Union Retirement 13 6 21 19 1 13 9 0 3 9
  Federal Government Retirement 4 3 0 6 0 10 5 0 1 2
  Military Retirement 10 5 11 0 0 4 2 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 7 13 3 12 2 5 4 1 0 4
  Railroad Retirement 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 2 0 0 11 0 4 0 2 0 4
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 3 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 493 863 440 1,084 296 740 292 781 166 554
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
512 877 468 1,098 318 774 310 792 180 583
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 32 15 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
64 46 58 37 16 41 17 10 8 29
  Government Transfer Payments 105 68 50 35 13 34 23 3 5 16
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 4 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
46 26 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
42 34 35 37 7 31 15 3 4 15

 

  $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
Black alone (2)
    Total 223 498 180 308 123 306 124 215 69 224
Earnings 183 548 118 303 78 330 75 199 43 224
  Wages and Salary 179 536 120 296 75 323 75 198 44 224
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 7 4 9 3 9 0 4 0 6
  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 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 2
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 10 0 3 9 2 0 2 4 0
  Interest 0 12 0 0 5 0 0 0 2 0
  Dividends 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 6 0
Retirement Income 6 5 18 9 0 2 0 2 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 2 1 9 4 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 1 2 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 4 7 15 3 0 0 0 2 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 2 1 9 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 2 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 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 184 551 120 303 78 328 75 200 43 225
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
196 551 133 310 94 326 75 204 55 236
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
11 11 20 17 0 0 0 5 0 1
  Government Transfer Payments 9 3 5 8 3 0 2 0 1 3
  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
6 5 18 9 0 6 2 2 0 1

 

  $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
Black alone (2)
    Total 76 136 70 161 57 74 24 82 34 43
Earnings 50 137 49 166 43 72 15 83 27 46
  Wages and Salary 46 133 48 164 41 75 12 91 25 47
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 3 0 4 0 1 0 0 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 2 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 0
Property Income 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 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 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 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 1 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 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 53 137 49 166 43 72 15 83 27 46
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
55 137 54 162 50 79 16 84 26 46
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 6 2 0 0 0 2 0 3
  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 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

 

    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
Black alone (2)
    Total 28 561 25,983 211 32,941 336 0.435 0.0074 1,430
Earnings 15 464 30,408 163 35,975 390 0.399 0.0081 1,430
  Wages and Salary 11 401 30,569 162 35,815 387 0.390 0.0080 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 44 11,686 592 26,221 2,158 0.657 0.0447 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 1,458 168 2,963 1,535 0.634 0.3742 1,430
Social Security 0 0 10,070 188 10,804 157 0.291 0.0189 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,162 94 7,661 137 0.263 0.0232 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 2,499 192 3,390 164 0.463 0.0396 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,506 950 11,862 784 0.468 0.0550 1,430
Survivor Benefits 0 1 8,826 661 13,901 2,778 0.498 0.1362 1,430
Disability Benefits 0 0 9,617 764 10,092 654 0.412 0.0613 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 1 0 5,706 261 7,492 214 0.462 0.0231 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 2,854 1,042 7,559 860 0.591 0.0659 1,430
Property Income 6 5 1,450 27 2,195 171 0.526 0.0618 1,430
  Interest 4 0 1,362 26 1,302 121 0.286 0.0924 1,430
  Dividends 0 5 1,526 63 2,347 356 0.532 0.1211 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4 0 2,064 126 5,775 987 0.641 0.1008 1,430
Retirement Income 13 5 15,589 791 21,226 836 0.445 0.0339 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 16 0 13,942 941 21,699 1,400 0.491 0.0503 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 26,145 4,255 30,965 3,237 0.475 0.0860 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,188 840 18,421 801 0.229 0.0681 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 16,821 1,396 19,173 1,089 0.354 0.0605 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 17 0 18,761 755 23,627 914 0.406 0.0365 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 14 0 16,435 1,797 23,296 1,513 0.462 0.0535 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 18,401 736 19,560 839 0.210 0.0739 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 18,123 1,443 20,534 1,221 0.313 0.0694 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 2,758 175 3,797 165 0.496 0.0358 1,430
Educational Assistance 2 0 4,186 191 5,801 336 0.495 0.0476 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 2,078 178 3,497 392 0.510 0.0891 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15 464 27,326 234 33,810 361 0.416 0.0077 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
23 494 27,999 400 34,321 359 0.414 0.0077 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,092 191 10,839 158 0.291 0.0189 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
11 8 11,403 201 15,744 379 0.424 0.0220 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 4 0 8,630 104 10,347 154 0.425 0.0135 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,461 186 6,688 128 0.327 0.0201 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,952 90 9,497 118 0.317 0.0148 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
13 5 8,540 122 12,101 363 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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