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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 alone (1)
    Total 28,914 1,330 661 803 1,266 1,404 1,122 1,275 1,028 1,216
Earnings 20,947 727 523 561 454 840 505 740 485 922
  Wages and Salary 19,114 531 428 500 393 717 455 664 426 777
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2,198 433 165 122 91 151 50 93 62 142
  Farm Self-Employment 427 195 26 40 7 16 5 6 1 20
Social Security 5,322 228 370 541 934 839 695 632 543 227
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 888 127 94 161 279 93 38 32 27 14
Public Assistance 94 59 21 7 1 3 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 675 142 108 69 37 61 52 38 12 22
Survivor Benefits 520 97 61 68 34 70 68 18 22 17
Disability Benefits 472 37 81 38 50 59 28 43 17 18
Unemployment Compensation 1,808 395 320 203 179 176 126 115 83 90
Workers Compensation 309 132 47 17 13 10 15 27 14 10
Property Income 16,715 11,729 1,562 854 536 515 279 210 111 186
  Interest 15,665 12,993 1,097 511 262 234 97 117 10 93
  Dividends 6,482 4,419 740 426 92 331 108 100 38 45
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,289 1,211 306 197 97 117 56 43 11 43
Retirement Income 4,508 393 369 367 292 334 296 233 217 212
  Company or Union Retirement 2,208 328 230 211 178 159 155 134 85 100
  Federal Government Retirement 414 13 20 22 12 47 13 11 20 26
  Military Retirement 261 5 8 6 12 7 31 39 21 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,215 36 64 98 39 76 73 46 76 64
  Railroad Retirement 64 3 10 2 9 0 0 1 14 5
  Annuities 82 10 16 5 9 2 15 5 6 4
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 125 5 3 14 16 15 3 8 6 1
  Other or Don't Know 263 20 36 29 36 33 12 6 9 9
Pension Income 3,660 317 261 278 227 220 222 182 193 183
  Company or Union Retirement 1,886 284 181 172 165 130 125 100 75 87
  Federal Government Retirement 335 5 17 10 9 25 7 11 12 25
  Military Retirement 216 2 6 3 8 1 19 28 21 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,074 27 36 74 25 68 68 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 93 11 10 12 4 9 9 23 0 5
Child Support 116 55 30 9 5 6 1 3 1 0
Educational Assistance 133 57 34 17 10 6 2 4 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
110 75 17 3 0 4 0 4 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 217 152 19 11 4 11 2 0 3 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 25,106 669 673 822 1,178 1,442 1,109 1,281 966 1,171
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
26,428 616 625 782 1,102 1,365 1,114 1,130 922 1,135
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5,387 231 380 542 942 839 695 634 557 232
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
8,235 392 518 618 976 915 826 566 582 329
  Government Transfer Payments 9,424 709 775 826 1,307 1,087 874 795 718 430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 973 180 113 166 279 99 38 32 27 14
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
6,089 302 420 638 1,207 940 732 681 564 249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
5,381 549 459 525 545 409 313 267 239 229

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 802 1,150 782 1,199 664 1,034 567 1,128 456 726
Earnings 417 913 432 1,161 398 931 338 1,080 267 597
  Wages and Salary 403 835 418 1,033 392 851 339 1,001 265 553
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 13 81 24 118 1 70 21 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 38 45 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 47 33 20 20 0 0 0 0 1 0
Workers Compensation 3 10 2 1 0 5 0 1 0 2
Property Income 74 102 49 70 34 38 30 32 14 17
  Interest 9 23 32 20 33 7 7 16 2 2
  Dividends 27 59 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 260 155 145 183 88 198 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 15 13 14 5 5 5 7 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 69 54 40 80 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 223 145 134 162 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 15 13 14 5 5 4 7 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 66 54 40 74 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 648 1,037 515 1,182 458 943 353 1,088 273 616
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
678 1,106 659 1,260 568 1,091 480 1,170 367 650
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 170 86 23 10 21 0 4 0 3 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
343 250 215 221 152 233 139 124 88 84
  Government Transfer Payments 334 277 149 183 132 126 90 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
181 103 25 11 19 2 3 1 3 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
268 175 150 191 90 202 95 96 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 alone (1)
    Total 461 1,025 437 555 365 678 298 387 249 462
Earnings 307 1,161 230 538 231 674 147 342 171 502
  Wages and Salary 308 1,069 232 520 231 620 143 337 151 492
  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 10
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 67 88 30 16 14 25 5 29 10 59
  Company or Union Retirement 21 32 7 3 2 7 0 6 0 33
  Federal Government Retirement 10 8 5 3 7 7 0 3 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 57 87 30 13 10 20 3 29 10 49
  Company or Union Retirement 21 32 7 3 2 3 0 3 0 23
  Federal Government Retirement 10 8 5 3 7 6 0 3 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 304 1,155 231 534 246 676 156 342 172 495
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
389 1,217 309 581 280 720 191 390 208 541
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
75 121 52 32 44 33 17 39 15 57
  Government Transfer Payments 43 99 27 26 24 26 20 32 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 89 31 16 14 25 5 29 10 59

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 217 353 219 326 213 257 123 274 121 189
Earnings 76 372 104 365 101 204 86 270 74 150
  Wages and Salary 68 371 91 350 104 196 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 11 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 11 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 13 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 11 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 82 373 107 366 103 205 87 276 74 150
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
131 388 149 381 132 220 106 276 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
25 12 20 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 alone (1)
    Total 120 2,969 34,078 357 48,436 408 0.494 0.0060 1,249
Earnings 69 2,480 40,288 187 53,429 512 0.464 0.0070 1,249
  Wages and Salary 70 2,215 40,986 193 53,913 519 0.452 0.0072 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 238 17,312 832 35,824 1,642 0.646 0.0227 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 22 4,273 1,053 23,347 3,659 0.761 0.0636 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,755 121 12,351 95 0.287 0.0099 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,054 149 8,303 195 0.346 0.0262 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 1,987 230 3,213 467 0.566 0.1219 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,774 982 12,650 521 0.503 0.0292 1,249
Survivor Benefits 10 0 10,018 689 13,780 874 0.539 0.0469 1,249
Disability Benefits 8 0 11,279 517 16,725 948 0.500 0.0443 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 7,329 301 9,187 199 0.447 0.0177 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 3,683 518 7,756 589 0.550 0.0487 1,249
Property Income 13 72 1,781 15 4,419 104 0.652 0.0149 1,249
  Interest 22 0 1,507 13 2,128 64 0.490 0.0244 1,249
  Dividends 0 22 1,834 25 3,586 117 0.575 0.0233 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 32 3 2,363 55 7,542 418 0.664 0.0311 1,249
Retirement Income 58 9 17,168 405 22,422 337 0.462 0.0125 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 17 0 12,467 418 17,596 419 0.501 0.0183 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 7 2 24,242 904 28,613 1,216 0.413 0.0401 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 20,044 1,431 22,232 837 0.312 0.0462 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 13 6 23,733 709 27,746 675 0.403 0.0230 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 4 0 11,228 2,096 16,608 2,760 0.532 0.1220 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 3 0 17,077 2,230 23,402 2,074 0.424 0.0770 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 15 0 10,740 684 19,804 1,661 0.538 0.0591 1,249
Pension Income 39 0 19,095 437 23,207 362 0.444 0.0134 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 17 0 12,724 481 18,017 459 0.499 0.0196 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 26,639 888 30,830 1,254 0.365 0.0432 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 23,118 669 24,316 901 0.274 0.0505 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 13 0 25,649 830 29,221 687 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 12,624 1,524 14,050 1,668 0.418 0.1053 1,249
Child Support 0 0 2,767 452 5,297 756 0.566 0.0998 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,184 468 4,545 468 0.503 0.0785 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 1,850 197 4,320 770 0.624 0.1114 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,788 136 6,289 1,218 0.731 0.0989 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 69 2,480 32,207 187 47,196 439 0.491 0.0065 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
110 2,636 35,350 208 48,660 421 0.475 0.0063 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,782 122 12,499 102 0.294 0.0102 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
51 21 14,611 153 20,257 220 0.434 0.0097 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 17 13 12,525 142 16,220 166 0.426 0.0094 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,744 156 7,883 190 0.376 0.0249 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,269 116 12,057 89 0.297 0.0093 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
58 9 14,120 327 20,209 296 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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