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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 alone (1)
    Total 33,047 1,516 669 812 1,129 1,480 956 1,301 1,000 1,611
Earnings 28,665 701 541 686 565 1,117 537 1,095 719 1,447
  Wages and Salary 26,563 510 464 587 487 955 498 987 672 1,307
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2,770 556 151 168 106 236 57 137 48 167
  Farm Self-Employment 435 242 12 25 10 27 2 12 1 6
Social Security 1,756 62 81 171 362 329 227 141 154 95
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 763 100 85 115 286 79 35 30 20 6
Public Assistance 212 108 58 24 10 2 1 1 6 0
Veterans Benefits 321 74 48 35 27 11 21 26 10 11
Survivor Benefits 236 62 33 14 28 13 1 21 6 1
Disability Benefits 323 50 24 21 43 43 32 12 12 20
Unemployment Compensation 2,584 706 451 327 230 279 174 119 104 88
Workers Compensation 308 99 58 21 24 30 18 2 13 17
Property Income 17,119 13,372 1,235 757 418 310 144 154 75 106
  Interest 15,986 14,016 863 353 226 106 88 69 19 45
  Dividends 6,323 4,952 425 401 93 128 49 44 5 40
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,159 1,344 195 202 100 103 13 42 6 18
Retirement Income 1,041 110 83 63 93 90 88 69 41 49
  Company or Union Retirement 322 51 50 36 19 32 27 13 3 19
  Federal Government Retirement 87 0 10 3 6 6 11 0 6 5
  Military Retirement 185 4 1 11 6 18 26 28 11 9
  State or Local Government Retirement 267 16 8 5 35 23 13 30 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) 33 4 3 5 5 4 1 0 2 1
  Other or Don't Know 126 36 10 7 21 8 12 0 0 2
Pension Income 595 41 36 30 26 53 58 43 24 28
  Company or Union Retirement 190 23 29 24 6 15 18 2 1 13
  Federal Government Retirement 47 0 6 3 2 0 3 0 1 5
  Military Retirement 171 1 1 4 6 18 26 28 11 9
  State or Local Government Retirement 164 11 0 4 8 17 9 13 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 120 29 24 8 3 18 0 4 0 8
Child Support 739 183 171 139 79 41 31 15 25 18
Educational Assistance 355 140 79 69 23 16 0 5 6 7
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
219 87 37 15 6 39 9 1 2 4
Other Income, N.E.C. 187 158 8 2 9 5 2 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 30,148 685 587 813 847 1,396 745 1,229 875 1,537
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
30,435 682 581 797 883 1,420 754 1,223 858 1,552
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,758 62 80 171 362 329 228 141 154 95
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2,583 135 133 202 432 406 281 189 168 134
  Government Transfer Payments 5,850 903 655 623 919 756 488 356 309 223
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 939 185 132 129 288 91 38 33 21 6
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
2,538 159 157 259 651 423 276 174 175 104
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1,939 290 203 187 373 175 123 97 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 alone (1)
    Total 866 1,283 796 1,441 622 1,161 636 1,388 561 951
Earnings 655 1,324 657 1,497 491 1,212 542 1,471 401 987
  Wages and Salary 593 1,205 640 1,421 474 1,140 518 1,371 381 932
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 56 130 24 92 25 86 20 103 9 55
  Farm Self-Employment 9 5 3 6 1 1 5 4 0 3
Social Security 47 23 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 9 5 5 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 5 5 0 0 8
Unemployment Compensation 32 23 10 21 3 0 0 2 0 2
Workers Compensation 4 4 0 8 1 1 0 3 0 0
Property Income 58 65 21 43 32 10 10 49 18 23
  Interest 18 14 7 29 6 4 2 28 2 3
  Dividends 22 37 0 19 0 0 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 47 20 12 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 10 0 4 16 0 14 4 3 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 7 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
  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 4
  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 0
  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 4 3 0 0
Child Support 13 1 2 7 3 4 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 3 0 0 0 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 716 1,355 695 1,499 500 1,212 540 1,473 409 992
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
723 1,344 683 1,510 514 1,218 568 1,483 419 986
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 47 24 26 6 11 3 1 2 2 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
60 48 38 52 32 58 37 19 5 7
  Government Transfer Payments 111 89 61 70 33 36 37 26 14 20
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
56 34 29 7 11 3 1 2 2 2
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
50 39 27 57 18 53 20 12 0 4

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 549 1,361 403 735 436 942 280 512 267 570
Earnings 439 1,500 289 730 329 1,053 173 508 208 638
  Wages and Salary 422 1,388 292 690 318 1,003 171 503 200 632
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 10 121 8 25 7 62 0 13 0 26
  Farm Self-Employment 0 11 0 4 0 16 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 16 15 8 17 10 11 1 2 0 6
  Interest 6 2 0 6 9 0 4 4 0 3
  Dividends 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 6 0 8 0 6 0 0 2 4
Retirement Income 18 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) 0 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 1,501 290 729 338 1,052 176 508 207 637
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
453 1,499 310 735 341 1,056 183 522 209 641
  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 17 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
18 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 alone (1)
    Total 201 536 252 498 206 294 177 392 110 189
Earnings 108 597 201 589 136 310 98 397 54 169
  Wages and Salary 100 572 201 548 135 308 90 380 54 163
  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 109 593 199 589 136 307 100 398 58 170
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
119 612 205 587 137 310 111 392 65 172
  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 alone (1)
    Total 140 3,819 37,245 219 51,180 383 0.480 0.0054 1,249
Earnings 73 3,420 40,930 161 53,809 415 0.446 0.0058 1,249
  Wages and Salary 71 3,182 41,503 166 54,677 432 0.438 0.0060 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 184 17,031 600 30,044 926 0.593 0.0181 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 13 2,247 120 15,695 1,818 0.713 0.0438 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,529 178 12,843 189 0.297 0.0187 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,220 135 8,024 184 0.317 0.0269 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,467 256 3,876 329 0.525 0.0678 1,249
Veterans Benefits 3 0 7,827 852 12,818 905 0.537 0.0504 1,249
Survivor Benefits 7 0 8,290 767 16,877 1,708 0.608 0.0610 1,249
Disability Benefits 5 0 11,405 582 16,978 1,199 0.522 0.0528 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 10 0 6,028 217 8,265 201 0.486 0.0189 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,859 664 8,564 599 0.542 0.0474 1,249
Property Income 17 77 1,600 14 3,325 98 0.626 0.0200 1,249
  Interest 36 3 1,426 13 1,666 62 0.406 0.0335 1,249
  Dividends 0 44 1,596 22 3,142 144 0.612 0.0323 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 8 2 2,008 48 4,831 343 0.607 0.0446 1,249
Retirement Income 12 3 14,784 553 21,042 716 0.479 0.0273 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 10,351 924 15,246 1,022 0.514 0.0494 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 21,255 2,557 28,488 2,723 0.420 0.0838 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,367 1,113 22,264 1,127 0.310 0.0590 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 18,443 1,615 23,434 1,250 0.395 0.0511 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 8,753 745 18,101 2,640 0.640 0.0802 1,249
Pension Income 4 0 18,645 1,357 23,339 842 0.409 0.0333 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 11,947 1,216 17,442 1,349 0.497 0.0574 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,914 1,295 22,756 1,107 0.283 0.0619 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 25,525 2,397 27,453 1,731 0.364 0.0646 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 7,233 2,483 15,592 2,066 0.624 0.0799 1,249
Child Support 2 0 5,285 274 7,614 368 0.501 0.0381 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,688 335 5,510 459 0.525 0.0648 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 4,010 563 8,475 1,038 0.591 0.0829 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,485 121 2,495 387 0.546 0.1294 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 72 3,429 39,266 449 51,910 399 0.456 0.0057 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
74 3,502 39,596 421 52,140 397 0.456 0.0056 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,549 178 12,873 190 0.296 0.0187 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
10 7 12,396 190 17,209 355 0.421 0.0191 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 15 4 9,522 116 11,953 173 0.453 0.0125 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,705 148 7,398 180 0.371 0.0246 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,250 166 11,622 153 0.317 0.0157 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
12 6 9,441 165 14,883 436 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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