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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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 37,081 1,704 1,164 1,457 1,578 1,949 1,227 1,989 1,374 2,262
Earnings 33,328 1,115 911 1,163 1,003 1,752 953 1,911 1,147 2,194
  Wages and Salary 32,199 986 879 1,101 977 1,626 928 1,793 1,114 2,121
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,770 473 106 132 64 191 39 137 30 99
  Farm Self-Employment 249 172 19 10 5 9 0 3 2 0
Social Security 736 66 87 126 208 111 58 38 16 19
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 731 80 91 158 308 53 15 13 2 8
Public Assistance 713 351 177 111 42 24 4 2 0 1
Veterans Benefits 207 42 28 27 36 8 20 5 16 7
Survivor Benefits 51 5 8 13 4 4 3 3 0 5
Disability Benefits 122 30 25 15 19 18 0 5 4 3
Unemployment Compensation 2,911 802 556 437 328 253 175 155 69 78
Workers Compensation 206 89 44 21 14 8 3 8 10 1
Property Income 12,967 11,802 461 248 80 153 16 66 17 35
  Interest 12,266 11,669 272 130 33 88 9 29 1 16
  Dividends 2,994 2,697 119 78 3 47 0 7 9 26
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 847 539 90 60 45 33 5 19 4 8
Retirement Income 308 90 70 33 18 24 18 21 4 8
  Company or Union Retirement 131 47 34 15 0 9 7 6 4 3
  Federal Government Retirement 16 0 1 6 3 1 0 2 0 0
  Military Retirement 17 7 3 0 1 1 0 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 59 15 11 10 1 6 0 6 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 13 2 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 21 13 3 2 0 1 0 2 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 65 9 21 5 13 6 2 3 0 5
Pension Income 159 59 41 11 0 7 13 13 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 100 45 33 9 0 4 2 6 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 7 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 31 10 2 3 0 0 0 6 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 7 2 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0
Alimony 34 12 8 7 7 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 1,523 644 462 208 108 49 24 13 6 3
Educational Assistance 2,656 764 598 549 151 226 41 72 19 48
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
604 272 100 71 22 51 6 16 5 14
Other Income, N.E.C. 152 128 10 10 0 1 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 33,882 1,128 946 1,253 1,178 1,845 1,012 1,927 1,161 2,215
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
33,958 1,124 948 1,263 1,184 1,842 1,024 1,926 1,171 2,221
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 736 66 87 126 208 111 58 38 16 19
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
990 143 147 152 211 125 76 46 22 22
  Government Transfer Payments 6,249 1,485 1,160 1,084 914 564 304 270 142 127
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,383 398 239 261 335 88 29 17 4 10
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,996 399 281 357 533 193 84 74 32 29
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1,666 481 297 291 343 109 47 44 8 18

 

  $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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 1,248 1,865 1,042 2,242 897 1,851 828 1,829 638 1,204
Earnings 1,022 1,838 866 2,326 754 1,876 706 1,844 496 1,226
  Wages and Salary 997 1,776 857 2,278 757 1,849 701 1,803 482 1,202
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 22 70 8 74 7 31 5 41 7 21
  Farm Self-Employment 5 4 0 4 0 0 0 2 0 4
Social Security 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 3 1 0 5 0 7 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 31 13 3 1 0 3 0 0 6 0
Workers Compensation 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 4 6 10 20 6 5 2 5 0 3
  Interest 0 2 12 0 0 1 0 2 2 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 10 0 4 2 1 2 0 0 1
Retirement Income 3 3 0 7 1 0 0 1 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 3 0 5 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 3 0 7 1 0 0 1 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 3 0 5 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 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 28 15 9 36 0 18 4 19 0 24
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 5 0 14 0 0 1 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,032 1,849 871 2,323 752 1,881 710 1,846 499 1,224
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,043 1,849 871 2,324 747 1,878 712 1,858 509 1,218
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
12 9 0 10 1 0 4 6 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 66 30 13 21 4 3 11 10 6 10
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
9 4 0 7 1 0 0 1 0 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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 562 1,414 351 657 295 877 192 543 221 545
Earnings 481 1,455 278 651 220 896 132 554 157 574
  Wages and Salary 487 1,401 266 641 219 853 137 533 157 563
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 52 5 10 3 43 0 13 0 11
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 0 7 0 0 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 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 4 2 0 4 2 0 0 3 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 3 0 0 4 2 0 0 3 0
Retirement Income 0 0 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 1 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 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 1 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 0 15 0 0 0 9 0 5 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
10 3 0 0 0 6 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 477 1,457 281 649 227 896 132 554 157 573
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
474 1,454 289 652 227 894 135 553 161 570
  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 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 4 4 1 1 0 10 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 2 1 0 2 0 0 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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 139 375 163 340 108 229 57 162 59 94
Earnings 95 378 105 365 69 215 34 162 41 106
  Wages and Salary 93 360 106 360 69 221 34 163 40 93
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 12 0 3 0 0 0 7 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 1
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 5 0 2
Retirement Income 0 0 0 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 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 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 1
  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 0 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 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 0 2 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 95 379 105 366 67 215 34 162 43 106
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
96 375 105 362 69 220 37 163 43 107
  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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 0 2 0 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 0 0 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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 35 1,317 29,235 258 35,082 212 0.422 0.0046 1,249
Earnings 23 1,232 30,847 110 36,440 227 0.401 0.0048 1,249
  Wages and Salary 21 1,154 31,036 110 36,377 214 0.393 0.0047 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 52 11,440 308 23,533 1,743 0.653 0.0358 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 1,809 128 6,149 1,058 0.670 0.0908 1,249
Social Security 0 0 8,570 183 8,909 198 0.313 0.0270 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,796 123 7,225 151 0.275 0.0261 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,586 180 3,509 131 0.450 0.0304 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 7,953 577 10,744 855 0.493 0.0644 1,249
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 5,994 1,017 6,991 572 0.419 0.0726 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 5,561 172 7,125 132 0.455 0.0153 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 3,288 459 5,716 569 0.550 0.0667 1,249
Property Income 0 8 1,373 13 1,114 50 0.160 0.0498 1,249
  Interest 1 0 1,314 13 549 23 -0.599 0.0676 1,249
  Dividends 0 2 1,388 28 1,193 81 0.207 0.0748 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 1,964 75 4,878 496 0.636 0.0633 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 4,776 418 8,347 683 0.537 0.0601 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3,847 466 6,728 847 0.539 0.0919 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Pension Income 0 0 3,789 433 8,313 1,023 0.576 0.0838 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 2,895 424 4,853 942 0.551 0.1464 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 3,138 118 3,999 106 0.476 0.0227 1,249
Educational Assistance 4 0 4,857 120 7,488 220 0.534 0.0219 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,247 345 7,226 517 0.610 0.0463 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,485 135 1,888 296 0.464 0.1389 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 23 1,232 30,565 111 36,038 224 0.405 0.0048 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
21 1,237 30,552 111 36,033 223 0.405 0.0047 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 8,570 183 8,909 198 0.313 0.0270 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 8,134 209 9,221 281 0.401 0.0292 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 6,106 102 7,507 102 0.448 0.0116 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,524 199 5,631 122 0.389 0.0197 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 7,228 175 7,186 121 0.365 0.0169 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 5,469 196 6,220 166 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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