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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
Asian alone (3)
    Total 1,804 84 32 42 48 85 51 79 66 96
Earnings 1,631 26 24 41 39 70 37 72 58 95
  Wages and Salary 1,486 19 24 35 36 64 29 59 51 80
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 170 17 2 5 6 13 6 14 7 17
  Farm Self-Employment 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 31 2 4 4 9 6 0 4 2 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 24 0 4 4 11 3 0 0 2 0
Public Assistance 9 4 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 10 4 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 1
Survivor Benefits 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 1
Disability Benefits 8 0 2 0 0 2 3 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 104 22 24 15 9 4 3 10 4 5
Workers Compensation 16 2 1 1 3 3 0 0 0 2
Property Income 874 693 56 42 15 11 9 10 6 5
  Interest 814 708 45 14 12 8 5 7 0 2
  Dividends 305 256 17 18 3 3 2 1 0 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 106 62 5 15 3 4 2 1 5 1
Retirement Income 32 0 4 1 3 2 6 2 4 1
  Company or Union Retirement 7 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 15 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 4 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 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 17 0 2 0 3 0 0 2 4 0
  Company or Union Retirement 4 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 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 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 12 3 2 4 1 0 1 0 0 2
Educational Assistance 9 2 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
11 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Other Income, N.E.C. 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,652 26 25 38 47 75 39 75 61 95
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,663 26 25 38 45 75 41 73 67 97
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 31 2 4 4 9 6 0 4 2 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
58 2 6 3 9 8 6 6 6 2
  Government Transfer Payments 187 32 32 22 25 14 6 17 10 9
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 29 4 2 4 11 6 0 0 2 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
58 6 6 7 16 12 0 6 4 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
62 4 6 4 14 8 6 2 6 1

 

  $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
Asian alone (3)
    Total 44 61 44 106 28 63 29 74 18 56
Earnings 41 60 30 111 25 71 18 75 11 52
  Wages and Salary 35 54 30 103 23 62 19 66 11 48
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 5 0 9 1 9 2 8 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 4 6 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 1 2 4 0 2 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 2 2 0 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) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 1 0 2 0 2 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 2 0 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 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 2 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 41 60 30 110 25 72 18 75 11 52
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
39 58 30 113 25 69 20 74 12 52
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 2 2 4 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 6 4 2 2 2 3 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 1 2 4 0 2 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
45 to 54 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 11 69 8 30 15 60 8 19 7 45
Earnings 13 72 8 34 12 60 3 25 4 48
  Wages and Salary 13 70 8 33 12 54 3 24 4 42
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 5 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 4
  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 2 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 2 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 0 0 0 2
Retirement Income 0 1 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 1 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 1 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 1 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 2 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 14 72 8 34 12 60 3 25 4 48
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
14 72 8 34 12 62 3 24 4 50
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 1 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 1 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
45 to 54 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 9 30 5 26 13 17 2 21 5 7
Earnings 4 27 6 29 4 15 0 27 0 9
  Wages and Salary 4 27 7 28 4 12 0 22 0 11
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 5 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 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 2 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 4 27 6 29 4 15 0 27 0 9
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4 29 4 29 4 15 0 27 0 9
  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
Asian alone (3)
    Total 4 288 36,460 1,006 53,213 1,600 0.483 0.0231 1,430
Earnings 5 269 39,863 1,758 55,424 1,675 0.460 0.0247 1,430
  Wages and Salary 3 255 40,701 1,099 56,218 1,709 0.453 0.0254 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 14 22,215 2,072 40,336 5,697 0.541 0.0880 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 5,958 1,020 8,670 885 0.457 0.0774 1,430
Workers Compensation 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 3 1,576 64 3,131 424 0.608 0.0913 1,430
  Interest 4 0 1,436 60 2,042 370 0.501 0.1515 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,492 102 1,638 228 0.357 0.1425 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2,134 247 5,410 1,623 0.528 0.1991 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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 5 269 38,444 1,770 54,893 1,659 0.463 0.0245 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4 272 38,523 1,751 54,890 1,652 0.462 0.0243 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 8,264 836 10,798 818 0.457 0.0607 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

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