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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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
28,745 1,345 574 617 939 1,146 753 1,003 797 1,285
Earnings 24,901 603 446 527 464 851 404 820 541 1,130
  Wages and Salary 23,055 436 382 447 402 713 374 730 504 1,003
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2,478 515 136 145 89 209 48 117 36 150
  Farm Self-Employment 422 234 12 24 10 25 2 12 1 6
Social Security 1,576 50 72 146 309 296 212 129 141 92
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 635 87 80 93 222 65 33 28 17 3
Public Assistance 160 81 51 13 4 2 1 1 5 0
Veterans Benefits 302 68 47 32 27 11 19 20 10 11
Survivor Benefits 213 55 31 12 27 12 0 15 6 1
Disability Benefits 288 43 19 19 37 38 31 11 8 20
Unemployment Compensation 2,200 609 384 279 191 225 148 98 90 82
Workers Compensation 269 90 49 15 20 27 16 2 13 15
Property Income 16,019 12,460 1,195 718 379 299 141 144 69 104
  Interest 14,984 13,097 836 336 221 101 80 69 18 45
  Dividends 6,070 4,757 406 391 81 123 46 42 5 40
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,981 1,242 187 178 78 102 9 38 4 18
Retirement Income 953 96 76 60 83 82 81 63 37 47
  Company or Union Retirement 279 42 49 34 18 26 22 7 1 19
  Federal Government Retirement 81 0 8 2 6 4 11 0 6 5
  Military Retirement 174 4 1 11 4 18 25 28 11 7
  State or Local Government Retirement 249 15 8 5 31 23 11 29 10 17
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 36 1 6 2 2 1 0 0 6 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 29 4 0 5 5 3 1 0 2 1
  Other or Don't Know 117 32 8 7 20 8 12 0 0 2
Pension Income 553 36 35 28 23 50 52 43 24 26
  Company or Union Retirement 166 19 28 23 5 12 15 2 1 13
  Federal Government Retirement 46 0 6 2 2 0 3 0 1 5
  Military Retirement 160 1 1 4 4 18 25 28 11 7
  State or Local Government Retirement 157 11 0 4 8 17 8 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 113 28 23 6 2 18 0 4 0 8
Child Support 665 165 157 119 71 36 29 15 21 17
Educational Assistance 321 123 70 61 23 15 0 5 6 7
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
190 76 35 9 2 33 9 1 2 4
Other Income, N.E.C. 175 151 7 2 7 2 2 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 26,238 583 490 634 705 1,101 593 945 688 1,215
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
26,485 578 483 618 735 1,120 598 939 667 1,231
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,578 50 72 146 309 296 212 129 141 92
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2,329 114 119 175 374 366 258 174 152 129
  Government Transfer Payments 5,074 762 565 522 775 643 439 316 270 203
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 766 154 120 97 226 69 36 31 17 3
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
2,203 121 143 210 543 366 256 159 158 93
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1,686 250 185 151 307 143 113 90 52 37

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
694 1,057 658 1,186 536 1,013 561 1,240 512 862
Earnings 515 1,095 541 1,245 417 1,074 469 1,319 365 890
  Wages and Salary 462 992 526 1,182 404 1,007 447 1,225 345 841
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 47 113 21 81 22 81 18 98 9 49
  Farm Self-Employment 8 5 3 6 1 1 5 4 0 3
Social Security 46 21 25 4 11 3 1 2 2 2
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 7 5 5 15 4 3 0 7 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 11 2 6 0 8 0 4 0 0
Disability Benefits 9 5 6 2 6 5 5 0 0 8
Unemployment Compensation 30 19 10 17 3 0 0 2 0 2
Workers Compensation 2 4 0 6 1 1 0 3 0 0
Property Income 53 60 19 38 31 10 10 42 13 23
  Interest 17 11 3 29 4 4 2 21 1 3
  Dividends 20 37 0 16 0 0 4 18 0 22
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 12 23 0 18 0 3 4 10 3 5
Retirement Income 30 35 20 49 15 43 20 10 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 6 0 4 14 0 11 4 3 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 7 0 5 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 9 10 6 8 3 3 3 5 0 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 10 9 2 18 9 19 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 1 4 0 5 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 19 28 12 41 12 32 17 10 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 4 0 2 13 0 10 7 3 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 9 10 6 8 3 3 3 5 0 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 11 0 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 576 1,123 578 1,254 425 1,075 466 1,318 372 893
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
579 1,114 566 1,263 438 1,081 494 1,331 376 890
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 46 21 25 6 11 3 1 2 2 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
52 45 32 50 31 55 37 17 3 7
  Government Transfer Payments 102 78 57 66 33 36 37 24 12 20
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 8 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
55 30 29 7 11 3 1 2 2 2
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
43 38 20 56 17 49 20 10 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
498 1,229 366 662 404 854 259 473 257 529
Earnings 407 1,359 257 660 304 961 160 477 200 591
  Wages and Salary 391 1,267 260 624 291 911 157 471 192 588
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 10 102 8 23 7 58 0 13 0 24
  Farm Self-Employment 0 11 0 4 0 14 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 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 16 12 8 16 10 11 1 1 0 6
  Interest 6 2 0 6 9 0 4 3 0 3
  Dividends 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 2 0 8 0 6 0 0 2 4
Retirement Income 18 14 11 6 0 17 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 4 6 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  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 0 7 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 13 8 6 0 12 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 6 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  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 0 4 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 0 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 412 1,360 258 660 313 960 162 477 199 590
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
417 1,355 277 666 316 961 169 489 203 594
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
17 23 10 16 1 15 0 4 2 5
  Government Transfer Payments 17 19 5 13 4 20 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 14 11 6 0 17 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
45 to 54 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
194 494 243 474 188 268 165 363 106 179
Earnings 103 557 192 555 128 287 93 369 51 159
  Wages and Salary 95 532 192 520 127 285 85 351 51 153
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 22 0 25 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 3 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 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 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 3 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 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 103 553 192 555 128 284 95 369 55 160
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
114 572 198 552 129 287 105 362 62 162
  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 4 0 8 0 4 5 0 4
  Government Transfer Payments 2 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
131 3,632 40,419 191 53,712 423 0.479 0.0058 1,249
Earnings 64 3,249 42,477 355 56,524 458 0.440 0.0062 1,249
  Wages and Salary 62 3,029 44,620 546 57,487 477 0.431 0.0064 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 166 17,070 777 30,471 1,001 0.596 0.0190 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 13 2,250 122 15,823 1,863 0.715 0.0439 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,781 188 13,139 203 0.292 0.0198 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,135 158 7,917 205 0.328 0.0292 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,461 272 3,737 393 0.516 0.0858 1,249
Veterans Benefits 3 0 7,862 850 12,960 950 0.542 0.0519 1,249
Survivor Benefits 7 0 8,306 768 17,297 1,837 0.603 0.0642 1,249
Disability Benefits 5 0 11,609 623 17,257 1,275 0.506 0.0569 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 9 0 5,957 235 8,307 223 0.492 0.0203 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,767 728 8,667 656 0.553 0.0500 1,249
Property Income 17 74 1,607 14 3,376 103 0.629 0.0205 1,249
  Interest 36 3 1,430 13 1,688 65 0.411 0.0344 1,249
  Dividends 0 42 1,595 23 3,159 148 0.614 0.0327 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7 2 1,995 50 4,847 361 0.612 0.0467 1,249
Retirement Income 12 2 14,921 599 21,171 732 0.473 0.0282 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 9,513 1,177 14,862 1,063 0.514 0.0526 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 22,247 2,550 29,687 2,827 0.406 0.0863 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,213 960 22,316 1,177 0.306 0.0614 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 18,342 1,670 23,199 1,281 0.393 0.0533 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 8,895 766 17,859 2,685 0.622 0.0873 1,249
Pension Income 3 0 18,585 1,309 23,372 864 0.398 0.0348 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 11,811 1,418 17,034 1,316 0.471 0.0581 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,522 1,140 22,845 1,158 0.277 0.0647 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 25,130 2,765 27,093 1,779 0.380 0.0658 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 7,490 2,774 15,013 1,952 0.601 0.0842 1,249
Child Support 2 0 5,223 294 7,658 387 0.499 0.0402 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,847 356 5,789 502 0.533 0.0667 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 3,824 556 8,851 1,176 0.598 0.0885 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,451 123 2,370 403 0.550 0.1419 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 62 3,258 41,269 172 54,434 440 0.451 0.0060 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
65 3,327 41,384 171 54,687 438 0.451 0.0060 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,791 188 13,165 204 0.293 0.0198 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
10 6 12,665 247 17,548 372 0.419 0.0198 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 15 4 9,719 128 12,326 192 0.454 0.0134 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,633 196 7,339 203 0.376 0.0273 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,570 179 11,950 168 0.315 0.0169 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
12 3 9,594 187 15,300 467 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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