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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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 29,721 1,330 849 1,113 1,181 1,523 951 1,577 1,076 1,725
Earnings 27,009 835 706 901 788 1,401 766 1,532 902 1,710
  Wages and Salary 26,051 715 687 845 765 1,299 746 1,441 873 1,651
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,507 409 82 123 53 158 36 110 23 87
  Farm Self-Employment 217 146 18 9 5 9 0 1 2 0
Social Security 499 40 52 85 145 76 44 27 9 14
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 493 60 61 118 186 45 11 1 2 8
Public Assistance 453 241 103 72 25 7 3 2 0 1
Veterans Benefits 182 38 24 22 33 8 17 5 14 7
Survivor Benefits 40 2 7 13 4 4 3 3 0 0
Disability Benefits 97 26 23 13 12 10 0 3 4 3
Unemployment Compensation 2,236 606 444 347 244 187 120 115 61 61
Workers Compensation 154 61 35 15 12 7 3 5 7 1
Property Income 11,186 10,174 393 220 72 132 13 57 15 34
  Interest 10,588 10,077 226 118 28 74 7 23 0 16
  Dividends 2,646 2,379 108 69 1 41 0 7 9 26
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 762 489 80 54 42 30 5 17 3 7
Retirement Income 253 77 64 22 12 17 17 16 4 3
  Company or Union Retirement 107 38 31 9 0 4 6 6 4 3
  Federal Government Retirement 12 0 1 3 3 0 0 1 0 0
  Military Retirement 12 7 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 54 15 9 10 1 6 0 3 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 12 2 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 18 10 3 2 0 1 0 2 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 47 6 17 5 7 6 2 3 0 0
Pension Income 133 53 37 2 0 3 11 9 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 81 40 30 2 0 0 2 6 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 7 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 26 10 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 6 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
Alimony 34 12 8 7 7 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 1,102 431 344 173 81 40 16 9 2 3
Educational Assistance 2,024 589 434 421 125 177 33 61 19 29
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
468 201 88 54 22 35 3 16 3 11
Other Income, N.E.C. 123 103 6 10 0 1 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 27,384 836 725 963 907 1,464 811 1,540 914 1,725
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
27,454 839 729 972 908 1,470 816 1,539 922 1,733
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 499 40 52 85 145 76 44 27 9 14
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
712 104 108 105 145 90 55 34 15 17
  Government Transfer Payments 4,636 1,134 843 823 665 400 213 193 106 99
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 920 291 150 183 206 57 17 4 2 10
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,338 281 176 244 354 126 64 50 12 24
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1,150 363 203 203 207 70 35 26 6 13

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 968 1,450 871 1,834 739 1,483 695 1,517 515 989
Earnings 805 1,452 724 1,894 608 1,528 592 1,542 405 1,003
  Wages and Salary 786 1,406 714 1,854 607 1,502 587 1,508 389 983
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 17 55 8 61 7 25 5 37 7 18
  Farm Self-Employment 3 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) 0 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 4 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 29 12 3 1 0 0 0 0 6 0
Workers Compensation 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 4 6 10 15 6 4 0 4 0 3
  Interest 0 2 12 0 0 0 0 2 2 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 10 0 0 2 1 0 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 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 24 13 9 21 0 6 4 12 0 20
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 5 0 10 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 813 1,459 729 1,895 610 1,532 596 1,538 408 1,003
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
824 1,457 728 1,892 605 1,530 599 1,549 415 997
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
10 9 0 3 1 0 4 6 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 56 22 11 14 4 3 6 9 6 10
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 469 1,211 288 581 261 719 165 460 189 452
Earnings 409 1,237 231 574 189 749 115 472 133 480
  Wages and Salary 414 1,187 223 563 189 714 120 455 133 469
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 49 3 9 3 35 0 11 0 7
  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 0
Workers Compensation 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 4 2 0 4 2 0 0 1 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 1 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 14 0 0 0 9 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
6 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 407 1,236 232 572 195 749 115 472 133 479
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
404 1,233 240 575 195 747 117 471 136 476
  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 3 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 116 302 144 285 88 196 43 124 40 84
Earnings 75 304 91 310 56 183 27 123 26 90
  Wages and Salary 74 286 91 305 56 184 27 122 28 81
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 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 0 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 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 75 305 91 312 54 183 27 123 28 90
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
76 301 92 312 56 183 30 124 28 91
  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 0 0 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 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 26 1,093 30,337 131 35,999 245 0.418 0.0052 1,249
Earnings 19 1,021 31,298 121 37,155 260 0.399 0.0054 1,249
  Wages and Salary 18 956 31,481 122 37,074 243 0.390 0.0053 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 46 11,366 343 24,081 1,991 0.660 0.0390 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 1,860 141 6,667 1,197 0.673 0.0915 1,249
Social Security 0 0 8,752 215 9,171 246 0.305 0.0331 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,600 186 7,042 183 0.277 0.0322 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,352 123 3,195 154 0.434 0.0416 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,011 584 10,050 703 0.475 0.0563 1,249
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 4,973 840 6,742 676 0.451 0.0840 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 5,492 191 7,127 148 0.457 0.0171 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 3,681 493 6,166 701 0.549 0.0765 1,249
Property Income 0 8 1,374 15 1,136 55 0.175 0.0538 1,249
  Interest 1 0 1,313 14 557 25 -0.577 0.0727 1,249
  Dividends 0 2 1,390 30 1,229 89 0.227 0.0787 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 1,948 79 4,680 518 0.627 0.0705 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 4,412 345 8,443 810 0.555 0.0680 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3,721 462 7,081 1,014 0.553 0.1007 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 3,379 438 8,559 1,208 0.620 0.0870 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 2,594 384 4,813 1,139 0.590 0.1695 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 3,375 135 4,133 120 0.463 0.0256 1,249
Educational Assistance 2 0 4,937 146 7,404 247 0.527 0.0249 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,448 342 7,049 552 0.598 0.0520 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,498 151 2,055 359 0.502 0.1489 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 19 1,021 31,065 122 36,814 257 0.402 0.0054 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
17 1,025 31,044 122 36,799 257 0.402 0.0053 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 8,752 215 9,171 246 0.305 0.0331 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 8,185 256 9,427 357 0.415 0.0354 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 6,036 116 7,493 119 0.453 0.0135 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,262 232 5,351 146 0.395 0.0246 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 7,171 209 7,100 147 0.364 0.0206 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 5,113 234 6,138 220 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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