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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
Black alone (2)
    Total 4,893 229 232 271 310 307 218 272 218 425
Earnings 4,118 202 147 199 145 252 136 249 171 374
  Wages and Salary 4,022 199 133 193 147 232 132 244 168 363
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 155 41 17 7 7 22 2 7 6 8
  Farm Self-Employment 18 15 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 218 21 33 40 53 35 14 10 7 4
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 221 13 30 38 115 5 4 13 0 0
Public Assistance 225 94 62 34 17 17 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 18 4 3 5 2 0 1 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 9 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Disability Benefits 23 3 1 2 6 8 0 2 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 532 157 91 75 66 52 46 28 3 8
Workers Compensation 32 16 8 4 0 1 0 3 0 0
Property Income 876 803 39 8 3 9 3 5 0 0
  Interest 832 787 29 4 2 4 3 3 0 0
  Dividends 124 115 3 4 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 36 15 10 0 2 3 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 41 5 2 11 6 7 0 6 0 5
  Company or Union Retirement 18 6 2 6 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 5 0 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 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) 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 12 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 5
Pension Income 16 0 0 8 0 4 0 4 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 15 2 2 6 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 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 375 195 102 27 23 8 9 4 4 0
Educational Assistance 440 127 128 106 18 24 5 3 0 8
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
73 55 7 5 0 2 2 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 17 13 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 4,283 210 162 227 193 280 150 258 173 380
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4,289 206 162 225 196 271 157 259 175 378
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 218 21 33 40 53 35 14 10 7 4
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
246 26 35 46 55 35 18 11 7 4
  Government Transfer Payments 1,331 274 263 236 214 139 75 62 28 15
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 413 86 77 71 123 30 9 13 2 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
595 97 93 104 166 65 18 23 19 4
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
452 89 79 82 129 37 9 18 2 5

 

  $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
Black alone (2)
    Total 194 293 129 265 97 250 92 216 81 131
Earnings 146 278 107 291 92 234 85 206 55 135
  Wages and Salary 144 265 108 285 97 231 85 204 58 135
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 12 1 6 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 2 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) 2 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 2 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 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 2 0 0 2 0 0 0
Retirement 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
  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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 2 0 0 11 0 0 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 147 280 107 287 89 236 85 213 55 133
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
147 282 108 292 89 236 85 213 56 134
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 8 4 2 4 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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
Black alone (2)
    Total 46 130 43 47 16 55 14 45 10 47
Earnings 41 147 29 42 12 48 8 44 3 53
  Wages and Salary 41 143 29 42 12 46 8 42 3 53
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 5
  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 2
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 0 2 0
Retirement 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
  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 40 149 31 42 13 48 8 44 3 53
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
40 149 31 42 13 48 8 44 3 53
  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 0
  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 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
Black alone (2)
    Total 11 33 9 23 14 6 3 14 10 6
Earnings 8 34 8 25 10 3 0 16 7 10
  Wages and Salary 8 34 8 25 10 6 0 19 4 7
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0
Retirement 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
  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 8 34 8 25 10 3 0 16 7 10
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8 34 8 20 10 8 0 16 7 10
  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 0
  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 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 34 Years
Black alone (2)
    Total 5 77 22,291 268 27,258 389 0.408 0.0171 1,430
Earnings 1 68 25,343 346 28,960 426 0.384 0.0197 1,430
  Wages and Salary 1 57 25,529 357 29,008 426 0.381 0.0184 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 10,652 1,038 16,547 2,220 0.565 0.0914 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 8,173 416 8,430 365 0.327 0.0519 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,124 193 7,758 288 0.268 0.0489 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 3,260 360 4,103 266 0.455 0.0522 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 5,589 459 6,861 349 0.446 0.0427 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 0 1,364 55 988 186 0.068 0.2107 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,321 55 461 66 -0.912 0.2776 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,354 145 814 180 -0.148 0.3510 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 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 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 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 2,405 173 3,595 244 0.507 0.0537 1,430
Educational Assistance 2 0 4,310 245 6,181 522 0.510 0.0678 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1 68 24,345 664 28,278 416 0.392 0.0191 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1 68 24,471 633 28,325 415 0.391 0.0190 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 8,173 416 8,430 365 0.327 0.0519 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 8,197 430 9,026 459 0.365 0.0544 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 6,358 231 7,384 224 0.414 0.0277 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,508 425 6,391 242 0.354 0.0375 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 7,564 267 7,524 235 0.356 0.0328 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 6,770 389 6,693 246 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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