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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
Asian alone (3)
    Total 7,236 413 155 191 210 340 182 281 202 342
Earnings 6,367 164 120 167 152 276 121 255 158 316
  Wages and Salary 5,967 127 114 142 137 258 110 219 148 276
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 502 76 23 28 22 35 10 36 12 45
  Farm Self-Employment 39 26 0 1 0 4 0 2 0 0
Social Security 202 15 13 15 49 36 22 19 16 7
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 73 3 6 18 27 15 1 0 3 0
Public Assistance 43 21 12 2 4 0 3 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 43 4 7 4 2 2 2 5 2 1
Survivor Benefits 20 3 2 2 2 4 2 0 1 1
Disability Benefits 28 1 6 1 0 7 5 0 2 4
Unemployment Compensation 406 87 77 64 34 29 25 29 17 21
Workers Compensation 63 27 7 4 8 3 0 0 3 4
Property Income 3,390 2,794 192 132 44 62 24 40 18 12
  Interest 3,160 2,860 129 46 35 31 10 16 2 5
  Dividends 1,088 873 85 59 8 21 9 11 2 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 357 210 30 36 15 17 7 7 9 6
Retirement Income 162 11 15 14 10 15 9 9 12 6
  Company or Union Retirement 64 5 8 4 9 5 4 2 3 5
  Federal Government Retirement 17 0 0 3 0 0 0 3 3 1
  Military Retirement 17 1 2 0 3 2 0 2 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 43 0 3 7 1 2 3 2 4 1
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 5 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 5 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0
  Other or Don't Know 19 3 3 1 0 6 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 128 9 12 10 11 6 2 9 10 4
  Company or Union Retirement 56 5 7 3 7 4 1 2 3 3
  Federal Government Retirement 15 1 0 2 0 0 0 3 2 1
  Military Retirement 14 0 2 0 3 0 0 2 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 32 0 0 4 1 1 0 2 4 1
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Alimony 9 4 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Child Support 77 26 11 17 6 8 1 2 2 5
Educational Assistance 204 46 43 27 5 27 2 5 0 13
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
106 33 13 18 2 13 3 0 1 4
Other Income, N.E.C. 28 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 6,532 170 124 171 189 308 144 271 181 321
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
6,594 164 120 182 185 308 144 268 190 325
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 202 15 13 15 49 36 22 19 16 7
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
333 22 24 23 52 41 30 20 26 15
  Government Transfer Payments 837 131 127 99 103 82 56 43 45 40
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 110 21 15 20 28 19 4 0 3 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
299 34 26 27 68 56 31 21 21 7
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
268 33 31 33 36 30 13 9 16 7

 

  $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
Asian alone (3)
    Total 218 275 157 393 126 268 105 308 91 200
Earnings 191 261 133 377 106 279 83 313 58 199
  Wages and Salary 174 248 130 357 104 264 83 295 55 190
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 16 15 6 23 1 18 2 18 2 8
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 3 0 3 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 2 5 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 1 0 1 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 6 17 6 6 2 3 1 3 0 0
  Interest 2 0 4 3 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 5 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 6 5 0 5 0 0 1 0 0 0
Retirement Income 8 4 10 9 2 5 0 2 2 0
  Company or Union Retirement 3 2 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 2 2 7 0 2 0 2 1 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 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 7 4 7 8 2 5 0 2 2 0
  Company or Union Retirement 3 2 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 2 0 7 0 2 0 2 1 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
3 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 194 264 138 376 106 282 83 313 58 199
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
199 265 143 387 106 283 84 311 62 197
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
11 5 12 13 2 11 1 2 2 0
  Government Transfer Payments 22 13 13 15 4 11 3 5 1 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
3 0 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
8 4 10 9 2 5 0 2 2 0

 

  $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
Asian alone (3)
    Total 78 264 58 125 57 253 41 110 46 163
Earnings 68 272 55 122 41 250 24 117 38 173
  Wages and Salary 67 265 49 118 40 238 24 113 36 166
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 13 2 2 0 15 0 2 0 4
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 2 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 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 1 2 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 2
  Interest 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Retirement Income 0 5 2 3 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 3 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 5 2 3 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 3 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 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 68 271 55 122 41 250 24 117 38 173
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
69 268 57 126 49 250 24 121 40 174
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 5 2 3 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 1 6 0 3 2 0 0 2 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 5 2 3 2 0 0 2 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 to 64 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 33 113 35 131 31 97 25 102 24 30
Earnings 22 123 21 126 15 90 12 122 16 34
  Wages and Salary 21 120 24 124 15 89 12 113 16 34
  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 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 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Interest 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 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
  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 22 123 21 126 16 90 12 122 16 34
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
23 125 21 126 16 90 13 122 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
0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 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 0 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 to 64 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 26 935 36,230 474 50,475 810 0.477 0.0117 1,430
Earnings 19 882 40,214 614 53,487 875 0.448 0.0124 1,430
  Wages and Salary 16 836 40,775 392 53,686 868 0.437 0.0126 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 47 20,443 1,169 39,735 3,709 0.635 0.0537 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 10,633 590 11,460 540 0.313 0.0560 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 0 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 6,547 472 8,944 464 0.455 0.0422 1,430
Workers Compensation 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 2 8 1,517 31 2,477 190 0.546 0.0595 1,430
  Interest 10 0 1,381 29 1,405 149 0.327 0.1026 1,430
  Dividends 0 1 1,559 57 2,190 225 0.479 0.0868 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 0 2,126 135 4,412 683 0.502 0.1113 1,430
Retirement Income 1 2 16,902 1,954 21,767 1,907 0.453 0.0757 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 3 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 3 0 19,110 2,170 23,885 2,196 0.446 0.0795 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 3 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 5,301 917 6,570 773 0.470 0.0966 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 6,165 783 12,025 1,203 0.553 0.0677 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 5,888 844 12,744 2,175 0.626 0.1013 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 19 882 38,348 1,242 52,492 858 0.455 0.0123 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
19 889 38,350 1,239 52,534 851 0.453 0.0123 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,633 590 11,460 540 0.313 0.0560 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 2 12,790 824 17,564 1,083 0.429 0.0565 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 8,996 420 11,979 469 0.473 0.0324 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,249 710 6,926 468 0.330 0.0712 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,832 405 10,303 428 0.327 0.0462 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 2 10,160 773 15,989 1,283 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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