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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
45 to 54 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 33,478 1,539 675 824 1,148 1,503 982 1,321 1,017 1,636
Earnings 29,002 707 552 694 570 1,139 544 1,109 731 1,469
  Wages and Salary 26,876 515 475 592 492 974 507 1,001 684 1,326
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2,801 560 151 172 106 240 57 139 48 169
  Farm Self-Employment 438 243 12 25 10 27 2 12 1 6
Social Security 1,790 62 83 174 368 340 229 142 157 98
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 788 105 87 118 298 80 38 30 20 6
Public Assistance 214 108 60 24 10 2 1 1 6 0
Veterans Benefits 336 77 48 36 29 11 28 26 10 11
Survivor Benefits 236 62 33 14 28 13 1 21 6 1
Disability Benefits 333 52 24 24 43 44 35 12 12 20
Unemployment Compensation 2,644 716 457 341 237 291 176 121 107 89
Workers Compensation 318 102 59 21 25 31 20 2 13 17
Property Income 17,297 13,515 1,243 765 423 311 144 157 75 107
  Interest 16,147 14,167 865 356 228 108 88 69 19 45
  Dividends 6,378 4,990 429 407 94 128 49 45 5 41
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,180 1,356 197 204 102 103 13 44 6 18
Retirement Income 1,057 112 84 65 93 91 93 70 41 49
  Company or Union Retirement 324 51 51 36 19 33 27 13 3 19
  Federal Government Retirement 90 0 10 3 6 6 11 0 6 5
  Military Retirement 188 4 1 12 6 18 28 28 11 9
  State or Local Government Retirement 272 16 8 5 35 23 15 32 11 17
  Railroad Retirement 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 36 1 6 2 2 1 0 0 6 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 34 4 3 5 5 4 1 0 2 1
  Other or Don't Know 129 38 10 7 21 8 12 0 0 2
Pension Income 602 41 36 31 26 53 59 44 24 28
  Company or Union Retirement 190 23 30 24 6 15 18 2 1 13
  Federal Government Retirement 49 0 6 3 2 0 3 0 1 5
  Military Retirement 173 1 1 4 6 18 28 28 11 9
  State or Local Government Retirement 166 11 0 4 8 17 9 14 8 5
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Alimony 121 29 24 8 3 18 0 4 0 8
Child Support 759 188 180 142 81 42 31 15 25 18
Educational Assistance 360 144 79 69 23 16 0 5 6 7
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
229 88 37 19 9 41 9 3 2 4
Other Income, N.E.C. 192 163 8 2 9 5 2 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 30,514 691 599 821 857 1,427 754 1,246 890 1,560
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
30,807 688 593 805 893 1,452 766 1,240 872 1,574
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,793 62 82 174 368 340 230 143 157 98
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2,634 137 136 206 438 418 288 192 171 137
  Government Transfer Payments 5,990 917 666 639 945 781 505 363 315 230
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 966 190 136 132 300 92 41 33 21 6
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
2,594 159 163 265 668 435 281 175 178 107
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1,982 298 207 192 385 176 130 99 60 42

 

  $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
45 to 54 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 884 1,305 810 1,458 634 1,169 643 1,403 563 963
Earnings 671 1,344 667 1,511 497 1,221 547 1,486 405 997
  Wages and Salary 609 1,224 647 1,432 480 1,148 523 1,389 385 941
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 57 132 24 94 25 88 20 103 9 56
  Farm Self-Employment 9 5 3 6 2 1 5 4 0 3
Social Security 49 25 26 4 11 3 1 2 2 2
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 10 5 6 15 4 3 0 7 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 11 2 6 0 9 0 4 0 0
Disability Benefits 9 5 7 3 6 6 5 0 0 8
Unemployment Compensation 32 24 10 21 3 0 0 2 0 4
Workers Compensation 4 5 0 8 1 3 0 3 0 0
Property Income 60 65 21 43 32 10 10 49 18 23
  Interest 18 14 7 29 6 4 2 30 2 3
  Dividends 24 38 0 19 0 1 4 18 0 22
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 12 25 0 20 0 3 5 10 3 5
Retirement Income 36 36 25 50 16 48 20 12 0 5
  Company or Union Retirement 10 0 4 16 0 14 4 3 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 7 0 6 2 0 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 11 10 8 8 3 3 3 6 0 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 10 11 4 18 9 20 11 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 6 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 7 2 4 0 5 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 25 29 15 41 12 34 17 11 0 5
  Company or Union Retirement 8 0 2 13 0 11 7 3 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 11 10 8 8 3 3 3 6 0 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 13 1 18 9 15 6 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 4 0 3 1 0 2 6 3 0 0
Child Support 13 1 2 7 3 4 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 3 0 0 1 0 2 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 736 1,377 705 1,513 506 1,222 545 1,486 413 1,002
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
741 1,364 695 1,523 521 1,229 573 1,498 423 997
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 49 25 26 6 11 3 1 2 2 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
63 49 38 52 32 59 37 19 5 9
  Government Transfer Payments 115 91 61 70 33 38 37 26 14 23
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
59 35 29 7 11 3 1 2 2 2
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
50 39 27 57 18 54 20 12 0 5

 

  $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
45 to 54 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 553 1,372 405 748 440 956 280 517 272 577
Earnings 439 1,516 291 734 335 1,068 174 515 212 645
  Wages and Salary 422 1,401 293 695 323 1,016 172 510 204 639
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 10 121 8 25 7 65 0 13 0 26
  Farm Self-Employment 0 11 0 4 0 17 0 2 0 7
Social Security 4 8 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 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 8 0 3 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 17 17 8 17 12 11 1 2 0 7
  Interest 6 2 0 6 9 0 4 4 0 3
  Dividends 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 6 0 8 2 6 0 0 2 4
Retirement Income 19 15 12 6 0 18 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 4 6 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 4 6 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 8 3 0 3 0 4 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 2 8 1 0 4 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) 1 1 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 11 14 9 6 0 12 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 0 6 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 4 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 3 0 3 0 4 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 2 6 1 0 4 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
Child Support 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 2 0 0 0 3 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 443 1,518 292 734 344 1,067 177 515 211 644
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
453 1,516 312 740 346 1,071 184 527 214 648
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
17 25 11 16 1 16 0 4 2 5
  Government Transfer Payments 18 21 7 14 4 21 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
4 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
19 15 12 6 0 18 0 0 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
45 to 54 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 202 538 254 502 208 297 181 394 110 195
Earnings 108 602 201 594 138 313 101 401 55 173
  Wages and Salary 100 575 201 552 137 310 93 384 55 167
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 22 0 29 2 7 0 22 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 1 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 2
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 7 6 3 9 1 3 6 1 0 2
  Interest 1 1 0 4 0 2 3 2 0 0
  Dividends 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2 7 1 2 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 2 0 8 0 4 5 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 0 0 1 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 2
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 0
Pension Income 2 0 0 0 8 0 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 0 0 1 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 1
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 109 597 200 594 138 310 103 402 59 174
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
119 616 206 592 139 313 115 396 66 176
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 4 5 0 8 0 6 5 0 4
  Government Transfer Payments 3 0 3 0 8 0 2 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 2 0 8 0 1 5 0 4

 

    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
45 to 54 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 140 3,859 37,147 219 51,079 380 0.480 0.0054 1,249
Earnings 74 3,452 40,888 160 53,735 412 0.447 0.0058 1,249
  Wages and Salary 71 3,209 41,456 165 54,579 428 0.438 0.0060 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 189 17,064 622 30,196 926 0.593 0.0180 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 13 2,253 120 15,813 1,810 0.712 0.0434 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,530 174 12,847 187 0.295 0.0185 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,205 132 7,977 180 0.314 0.0265 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,487 261 3,885 326 0.525 0.0672 1,249
Veterans Benefits 3 0 8,099 864 12,810 870 0.533 0.0491 1,249
Survivor Benefits 7 0 8,277 767 16,857 1,707 0.608 0.0611 1,249
Disability Benefits 5 0 11,382 576 16,827 1,170 0.522 0.0520 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 10 0 6,093 211 8,292 198 0.485 0.0186 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,906 711 8,675 597 0.537 0.0473 1,249
Property Income 17 77 1,600 14 3,328 98 0.626 0.0199 1,249
  Interest 36 3 1,425 13 1,659 62 0.404 0.0334 1,249
  Dividends 0 44 1,598 22 3,161 144 0.613 0.0318 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 8 2 2,011 48 4,865 342 0.608 0.0441 1,249
Retirement Income 12 3 14,741 526 20,999 708 0.481 0.0270 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 10,365 899 15,216 1,017 0.514 0.0493 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 21,924 2,654 28,887 2,648 0.394 0.0834 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,215 1,002 22,054 1,115 0.310 0.0588 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 17,974 1,518 23,284 1,231 0.398 0.0507 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 4 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 6 0 8,624 752 17,827 2,603 0.649 0.0785 1,249
Pension Income 4 0 18,506 1,321 23,332 836 0.415 0.0329 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 11,914 1,219 17,413 1,347 0.494 0.0577 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,683 1,230 22,658 1,097 0.283 0.0616 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 25,333 2,565 27,330 1,714 0.370 0.0639 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 2 0 7,440 2,435 15,851 2,058 0.610 0.0800 1,249
Child Support 2 0 5,208 264 7,525 359 0.500 0.0377 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,652 336 5,548 462 0.532 0.0641 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 4,321 576 8,489 995 0.571 0.0820 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,478 119 2,445 378 0.541 0.1299 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 72 3,461 39,116 448 51,825 395 0.456 0.0056 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
75 3,536 39,447 428 52,053 394 0.456 0.0056 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,550 174 12,877 188 0.292 0.0186 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
10 7 12,390 185 17,160 350 0.420 0.0189 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 15 4 9,546 114 11,954 170 0.452 0.0123 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,703 145 7,372 176 0.368 0.0243 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,240 164 11,614 150 0.315 0.0155 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
12 6 9,410 162 14,794 428 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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