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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
55 to 64 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 29,219 1,352 666 814 1,289 1,421 1,137 1,291 1,038 1,229
Earnings 21,140 736 526 565 459 850 512 754 491 929
  Wages and Salary 19,293 538 430 503 397 724 461 677 431 784
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2,214 438 166 123 92 152 51 93 62 142
  Farm Self-Employment 431 195 27 40 7 20 5 6 1 20
Social Security 5,392 231 375 553 950 848 702 640 549 231
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 914 132 97 162 285 96 39 37 27 15
Public Assistance 97 63 21 7 1 3 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 687 144 111 71 38 61 52 38 12 22
Survivor Benefits 526 100 61 69 34 70 68 18 22 17
Disability Benefits 475 37 82 38 50 59 28 43 17 19
Unemployment Compensation 1,829 398 326 206 179 177 129 115 83 90
Workers Compensation 312 132 49 17 13 10 15 28 14 10
Property Income 16,863 11,837 1,568 866 541 522 283 211 111 186
  Interest 15,801 13,109 1,103 518 263 235 98 117 10 93
  Dividends 6,532 4,450 749 430 92 334 108 101 38 46
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,317 1,225 310 199 99 119 57 43 11 43
Retirement Income 4,559 403 379 374 295 336 300 234 217 214
  Company or Union Retirement 2,234 337 235 216 179 159 156 135 85 100
  Federal Government Retirement 419 13 20 24 12 47 13 11 20 26
  Military Retirement 266 5 8 6 13 7 33 39 21 14
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,224 37 67 98 39 78 74 46 76 64
  Railroad Retirement 65 3 10 2 9 0 0 1 14 5
  Annuities 83 10 16 6 9 2 15 5 6 4
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 126 5 3 14 16 15 3 8 6 1
  Other or Don't Know 265 20 38 29 36 33 12 6 9 9
Pension Income 3,704 326 268 284 229 222 226 183 193 184
  Company or Union Retirement 1,908 292 184 177 167 130 126 101 75 87
  Federal Government Retirement 339 5 17 10 9 25 7 11 12 25
  Military Retirement 221 2 6 3 9 1 20 28 21 14
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,083 27 38 74 25 69 69 36 66 59
  Railroad Retirement 52 3 10 0 6 0 0 1 11 0
  Annuities 32 1 0 2 7 1 7 3 2 4
Alimony 95 11 10 12 4 9 9 23 0 5
Child Support 116 55 30 9 5 6 1 3 1 0
Educational Assistance 137 58 34 17 10 6 5 4 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
112 75 19 3 0 4 0 4 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 221 155 19 11 4 11 2 0 3 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 25,357 679 679 837 1,193 1,455 1,120 1,300 978 1,183
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
26,697 629 635 797 1,120 1,377 1,124 1,143 931 1,150
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5,457 234 385 555 958 848 702 641 563 236
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
8,343 402 528 636 994 924 836 571 586 334
  Government Transfer Payments 9,556 715 793 843 1,329 1,100 885 805 725 436
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,001 188 115 168 286 102 39 37 27 15
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
6,178 310 426 649 1,229 952 740 690 569 254
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
5,457 566 468 532 556 414 318 272 241 230

 

  $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
55 to 64 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 816 1,161 796 1,212 674 1,037 576 1,137 459 734
Earnings 426 918 442 1,171 404 936 341 1,090 267 608
  Wages and Salary 413 840 427 1,041 398 857 341 1,012 265 564
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 13 82 24 119 1 70 22 72 3 32
  Farm Self-Employment 8 11 4 11 6 2 0 6 0 2
Social Security 169 86 23 6 19 0 1 0 3 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 10 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 14 4 3 39 47 9 4 1 6 0
Survivor Benefits 5 6 3 10 0 4 8 2 1 0
Disability Benefits 16 5 17 7 3 9 6 4 0 7
Unemployment Compensation 49 33 22 20 0 0 0 0 1 0
Workers Compensation 3 10 2 1 0 5 0 1 0 2
Property Income 74 102 49 72 34 39 31 32 14 17
  Interest 9 23 32 21 33 7 9 16 2 2
  Dividends 27 61 0 20 6 2 0 8 3 24
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 22 26 4 24 1 6 5 12 0 7
Retirement Income 262 157 145 185 88 199 94 97 36 56
  Company or Union Retirement 106 48 64 51 22 87 31 45 13 16
  Federal Government Retirement 31 33 17 25 8 23 8 3 0 8
  Military Retirement 32 17 13 14 5 5 5 7 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 70 54 40 82 32 77 38 28 15 28
  Railroad Retirement 1 0 0 4 2 0 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 11 0 3 12 3 4 4 3 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 5 8 17 4 0 3 3 4 0 3
Pension Income 225 147 134 164 66 182 77 89 36 55
  Company or Union Retirement 99 47 57 43 19 75 27 44 13 16
  Federal Government Retirement 27 29 17 25 8 23 7 3 0 8
  Military Retirement 32 17 13 14 5 5 4 7 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 68 54 40 76 26 73 39 25 17 28
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 4 2 0 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 2 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 657 1,045 528 1,192 464 949 356 1,098 273 627
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
687 1,115 674 1,273 574 1,095 485 1,176 368 661
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 170 86 23 10 21 0 4 0 3 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
344 251 217 226 152 234 141 124 88 84
  Government Transfer Payments 340 279 151 184 132 126 94 73 64 55
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 10 14 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
183 103 25 11 19 2 3 1 3 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
270 177 151 193 90 203 95 97 36 56

 

  $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
55 to 64 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 468 1,033 440 557 368 684 298 392 251 467
Earnings 314 1,164 235 543 231 679 147 345 172 506
  Wages and Salary 314 1,072 236 526 232 624 143 340 152 496
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 6 82 4 16 1 48 0 7 0 13
  Farm Self-Employment 0 9 0 1 0 7 0 5 0 0
Social Security 0 7 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 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 12
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 23 24 18 4 19 17 11 10 4 6
  Interest 3 15 3 3 20 0 3 6 4 6
  Dividends 0 4 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 16 5 0 10 8 0 0 0 2
Retirement Income 68 89 31 16 14 25 5 31 10 60
  Company or Union Retirement 21 34 7 3 2 7 0 6 0 35
  Federal Government Retirement 11 8 7 3 7 7 0 5 4 0
  Military Retirement 3 4 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 25 42 9 5 0 11 3 9 4 25
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 58 89 31 13 10 21 3 31 10 49
  Company or Union Retirement 21 34 7 3 2 3 0 3 0 23
  Federal Government Retirement 11 8 7 3 7 7 0 5 4 0
  Military Retirement 3 4 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 22 42 9 5 0 11 3 12 4 25
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2
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. 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 311 1,159 236 539 247 681 156 345 173 499
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
394 1,222 318 586 281 725 191 395 210 547
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
75 123 54 32 44 33 17 41 15 57
  Government Transfer Payments 43 100 28 26 24 27 20 35 10 28
  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 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
69 91 33 16 14 25 5 31 10 60

 

  $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
55 to 64 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 221 356 223 332 216 261 124 275 121 189
Earnings 76 374 104 369 105 206 86 270 74 150
  Wages and Salary 69 373 91 354 108 198 80 268 71 147
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 13 6 11 1 0 0 4 0 4
  Farm Self-Employment 0 6 0 4 0 4 0 3 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 3 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 3 4 1 12 21 3 0 5 2 0
  Interest 0 4 0 5 0 3 0 2 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 10 5 0 0 7 0 0
Retirement Income 18 9 6 9 5 14 0 3 0 9
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 3 5 0 3 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 0 0 3 7 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 2 3 0 2 1 0 3 0 5
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 14 6 6 6 5 12 0 3 0 9
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 3 5 0 3 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 0 0 3 7 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 2 3 0 2 1 0 3 0 5
  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 83 375 107 370 106 207 87 276 74 150
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
134 388 152 385 135 223 106 277 87 167
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
26 12 21 7 8 7 0 5 6 16
  Government Transfer Payments 17 6 7 4 6 7 0 5 1 4
  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
18 9 6 9 5 14 0 3 0 9

 

    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
55 to 64 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 124 2,983 33,937 354 48,300 404 0.494 0.0060 1,249
Earnings 69 2,494 40,253 186 53,314 508 0.464 0.0070 1,249
  Wages and Salary 70 2,226 40,948 192 53,788 515 0.452 0.0072 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 241 17,285 828 35,830 1,635 0.648 0.0227 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 22 4,416 1,005 23,186 3,620 0.758 0.0633 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,731 121 12,332 94 0.287 0.0098 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,074 148 8,312 193 0.348 0.0257 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 1,940 220 3,122 451 0.555 0.1239 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,663 958 12,650 516 0.506 0.0288 1,249
Survivor Benefits 10 0 9,859 738 13,669 866 0.543 0.0465 1,249
Disability Benefits 8 0 11,293 518 16,852 954 0.498 0.0444 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 7,312 298 9,195 199 0.448 0.0176 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 3,713 502 7,755 585 0.548 0.0484 1,249
Property Income 13 72 1,781 15 4,414 104 0.652 0.0148 1,249
  Interest 22 0 1,507 13 2,125 63 0.490 0.0243 1,249
  Dividends 0 22 1,835 25 3,585 116 0.575 0.0232 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 32 3 2,364 55 7,524 414 0.666 0.0308 1,249
Retirement Income 58 9 17,062 403 22,374 335 0.464 0.0124 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 17 0 12,347 418 17,525 417 0.503 0.0182 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 7 2 24,333 907 28,804 1,214 0.407 0.0399 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 20,056 1,399 22,170 825 0.306 0.0460 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 13 6 23,679 696 27,683 672 0.403 0.0229 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 4 0 11,007 2,111 16,550 2,747 0.534 0.1210 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 3 0 17,213 2,256 23,486 2,063 0.435 0.0755 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 15 0 10,671 687 19,675 1,648 0.539 0.0590 1,249
Pension Income 39 0 18,981 440 23,142 360 0.446 0.0133 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 17 0 12,584 478 17,911 456 0.501 0.0195 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 26,798 950 31,138 1,253 0.353 0.0432 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 23,059 711 24,186 887 0.273 0.0500 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 13 0 25,563 823 29,157 684 0.373 0.0238 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 0 0 12,650 1,487 14,121 1,647 0.445 0.1006 1,249
Child Support 0 0 2,767 452 5,297 756 0.566 0.0998 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,269 475 4,710 469 0.505 0.0757 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 1,883 199 4,297 757 0.618 0.1113 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,781 134 6,197 1,198 0.732 0.0986 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 69 2,494 32,150 187 47,070 436 0.491 0.0065 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
110 2,650 35,272 208 48,529 418 0.475 0.0062 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,759 122 12,485 102 0.295 0.0101 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
51 21 14,554 153 20,197 218 0.434 0.0097 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 17 13 12,497 139 16,198 165 0.427 0.0093 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,763 155 7,890 188 0.376 0.0245 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,248 115 12,040 89 0.298 0.0092 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
58 9 14,015 325 20,141 294 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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