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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
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 4,900 181 146 186 312 283 234 254 181 266
Earnings 3,918 119 107 91 84 184 103 195 132 241
  Wages and Salary 3,769 103 102 86 75 170 99 190 131 234
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 224 56 11 13 9 22 3 10 0 11
  Farm Self-Employment 29 28 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 395 14 36 24 119 89 56 29 8 10
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 325 23 59 57 138 29 18 2 0 0
Public Assistance 102 64 32 4 2 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 111 22 5 25 10 8 8 18 3 0
Survivor Benefits 20 1 0 4 6 2 2 2 0 2
Disability Benefits 79 19 7 12 6 13 7 2 5 1
Unemployment Compensation 505 157 92 75 42 26 30 35 18 15
Workers Compensation 68 30 0 7 3 1 7 0 1 8
Property Income 1,249 1,062 56 29 29 15 7 5 1 3
  Interest 1,170 1,060 35 19 10 7 5 0 0 3
  Dividends 253 205 14 13 7 6 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 118 82 4 11 10 5 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 181 18 9 15 11 22 23 9 15 4
  Company or Union Retirement 45 2 0 7 0 11 4 0 2 0
  Federal Government Retirement 14 0 2 3 4 0 1 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 54 0 0 5 0 5 13 2 8 4
  State or Local Government Retirement 40 2 7 0 5 5 4 4 6 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 6 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 21 14 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0
Pension Income 102 4 2 2 3 12 16 5 10 4
  Company or Union Retirement 25 0 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 7 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 45 0 0 0 0 1 13 2 8 4
  State or Local Government Retirement 19 0 2 0 0 5 2 4 2 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 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Child Support 135 52 46 18 5 5 9 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 127 52 29 25 5 4 2 0 5 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
46 13 10 5 8 8 0 1 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 24 15 2 4 0 2 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 4,284 126 134 110 200 267 156 217 149 249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4,343 124 135 118 194 273 158 219 151 248
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 395 14 36 24 119 89 56 29 8 10
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
548 30 39 38 123 103 67 41 24 14
  Government Transfer Payments 1,471 245 189 171 296 162 118 103 52 41
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 409 74 88 59 135 27 22 2 2 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
734 74 81 66 242 117 79 35 15 12
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
578 87 95 73 141 49 44 11 17 4

 

  $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
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 170 289 145 250 82 213 103 241 54 167
Earnings 141 262 123 272 66 201 86 235 36 167
  Wages and Salary 134 253 117 273 66 187 87 229 33 165
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 10 4 5 0 11 2 5 4 4
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 4 4 2 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 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 4 0 5 0 4 0 1 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 3 4 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Property Income 6 2 4 4 0 0 2 5 2 0
  Interest 3 3 4 6 0 0 0 7 2 0
  Dividends 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 9 5 13 6 2 7 2 0 1 0
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 3 4 1 3 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0
  Military Retirement 7 2 8 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 2 2 1 2 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 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 8 3 11 10 2 6 2 0 1 0
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 3 8 1 3 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0
  Military Retirement 7 2 8 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 2 1 2 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 1 4 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 145 265 125 272 65 203 85 235 39 167
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
141 266 126 270 68 212 83 245 41 175
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
11 11 15 4 4 6 2 1 2 3
  Government Transfer Payments 27 18 24 6 6 5 3 0 1 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
6 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
11 3 13 6 4 7 2 0 1 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
45 to 54 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 47 158 53 93 47 89 38 58 26 78
Earnings 46 179 45 96 29 101 24 55 15 77
  Wages and Salary 44 176 45 93 28 100 24 55 18 76
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 2 0 7 1 3 0 0 0 2
  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 2 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 2 1 0 0 5 2 0 0 2 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 2 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 4 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 1 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 1 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 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 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 46 180 45 96 28 101 24 55 15 77
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
48 176 40 101 34 98 23 55 18 82
  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 7 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 5 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
45 to 54 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 29 32 15 67 20 30 4 26 12 19
Earnings 24 35 12 73 6 32 4 29 10 16
  Wages and Salary 24 32 12 70 6 32 4 31 10 18
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 1 0 4 0 1 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 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 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 25 35 12 73 6 32 4 29 10 16
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
24 35 12 71 11 33 6 29 11 16
  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

 

    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
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 10 190 27,047 362 35,815 778 0.448 0.0151 1,430
Earnings 6 158 31,638 344 39,487 897 0.404 0.0164 1,430
  Wages and Salary 3 135 31,737 336 39,189 901 0.393 0.0165 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 19 13,016 2,562 31,333 3,984 0.640 0.0686 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 10,118 306 10,516 287 0.252 0.0396 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,935 196 7,222 207 0.244 0.0386 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 1,992 236 2,366 223 0.434 0.0814 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,460 1,395 10,674 913 0.430 0.0815 1,430
Survivor Benefits 0 1 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Disability Benefits 0 0 7,860 1,742 9,544 980 0.468 0.0851 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 5,124 416 7,364 368 0.496 0.0376 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 4 4 1,471 50 2,663 358 0.586 0.1003 1,430
  Interest 2 0 1,381 48 1,828 273 0.466 0.1310 1,430
  Dividends 0 4 1,538 116 3,074 918 0.637 0.2099 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 1,788 197 3,492 1,663 0.535 0.3393 1,430
Retirement Income 1 1 14,053 893 18,508 1,626 0.461 0.0698 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 1 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 1 0 19,633 2,361 21,839 1,601 0.301 0.0825 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 1 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 3,348 378 4,091 371 0.460 0.0778 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,555 589 5,565 776 0.536 0.1040 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 6 158 29,965 580 37,088 834 0.424 0.0157 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8 162 30,172 475 37,354 828 0.424 0.0156 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,118 306 10,516 287 0.252 0.0396 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 1 11,076 339 13,694 631 0.379 0.0434 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 1 0 8,599 194 9,779 248 0.415 0.0229 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,801 512 6,325 213 0.325 0.0356 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,008 168 9,175 218 0.305 0.0292 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 1 8,096 254 10,262 602 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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