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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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
26,304 1,214 565 683 1,039 1,165 988 1,082 906 1,051
Earnings 19,115 681 457 501 388 695 435 605 410 781
  Wages and Salary 17,444 495 374 457 331 594 388 539 356 656
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2,014 409 146 106 83 130 45 83 58 123
  Farm Self-Employment 418 190 26 37 7 16 5 6 1 20
Social Security 4,839 205 328 481 803 753 638 593 529 210
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 736 102 76 131 233 78 33 29 20 13
Public Assistance 73 44 20 4 0 3 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 629 129 106 61 36 55 50 34 12 20
Survivor Benefits 493 90 58 63 31 67 65 18 22 16
Disability Benefits 419 28 64 32 46 55 27 38 15 16
Unemployment Compensation 1,627 357 281 183 161 165 108 110 74 79
Workers Compensation 258 107 35 14 11 9 14 24 13 10
Property Income 15,979 11,138 1,522 820 521 504 266 200 110 183
  Interest 14,994 12,409 1,066 489 250 226 93 114 9 92
  Dividends 6,309 4,273 733 421 92 328 108 94 36 43
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,178 1,141 300 187 90 113 49 40 10 43
Retirement Income 4,260 364 337 350 272 302 281 224 209 200
  Company or Union Retirement 2,110 309 219 206 166 144 149 129 81 98
  Federal Government Retirement 387 11 19 19 11 47 13 9 19 24
  Military Retirement 250 5 5 6 10 7 31 36 21 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,122 29 48 92 36 63 67 45 72 58
  Railroad Retirement 58 3 8 2 6 0 0 1 14 5
  Annuities 82 10 16 5 9 2 15 5 6 4
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 120 4 3 14 16 15 0 8 6 0
  Other or Don't Know 251 18 36 26 35 29 12 6 9 7
Pension Income 3,482 301 244 272 211 195 214 176 185 174
  Company or Union Retirement 1,806 271 173 167 154 118 121 97 72 86
  Federal Government Retirement 315 5 16 10 9 25 7 9 12 23
  Military Retirement 206 2 3 3 7 1 18 27 21 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,013 24 33 72 23 55 65 36 61 52
  Railroad Retirement 48 3 8 0 6 0 0 1 11 0
  Annuities 32 1 0 2 7 1 7 3 2 4
Alimony 88 10 9 12 4 9 9 23 0 4
Child Support 104 47 26 9 5 6 1 3 1 0
Educational Assistance 121 52 32 14 10 6 2 3 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
94 65 13 2 0 2 0 4 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 215 149 19 11 4 11 2 0 3 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 22,861 618 574 722 998 1,224 988 1,106 875 1,010
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
24,094 561 527 686 915 1,146 993 955 821 981
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4,897 208 336 482 809 753 638 594 543 215
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7,584 352 458 557 829 820 764 523 556 315
  Government Transfer Payments 8,511 619 671 732 1,112 974 794 733 682 400
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 801 140 93 133 232 84 33 29 20 13
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
5,473 260 372 556 1,031 833 672 637 545 231
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4,971 484 407 474 483 362 294 255 227 217

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
727 1,027 716 1,066 622 943 540 1,030 426 683
Earnings 363 802 379 1,036 375 841 326 985 251 553
  Wages and Salary 349 733 369 920 368 767 329 908 249 511
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 13 72 20 105 1 64 19 70 3 30
  Farm Self-Employment 8 11 4 11 6 2 0 6 0 2
Social Security 160 84 23 6 19 0 0 0 3 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 8 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 13 4 3 35 38 9 4 1 6 0
Survivor Benefits 4 6 3 10 0 4 8 2 1 0
Disability Benefits 16 5 17 7 3 9 6 1 0 7
Unemployment Compensation 44 28 17 18 0 0 0 0 1 0
Workers Compensation 3 8 2 0 0 5 0 1 0 2
Property Income 73 96 49 66 33 38 30 31 14 17
  Interest 9 23 32 18 31 7 7 16 2 2
  Dividends 26 59 0 18 6 2 0 8 3 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 21 25 4 23 1 6 5 12 0 7
Retirement Income 246 152 134 175 84 192 91 88 36 56
  Company or Union Retirement 99 44 62 51 22 87 29 44 13 16
  Federal Government Retirement 31 33 14 21 8 21 8 1 0 8
  Military Retirement 32 15 13 13 5 5 5 7 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 63 54 36 76 31 73 37 23 15 28
  Railroad Retirement 1 0 0 4 0 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 210 142 124 153 63 176 74 83 36 55
  Company or Union Retirement 92 43 55 43 19 75 26 43 13 16
  Federal Government Retirement 27 29 14 21 8 21 7 1 0 8
  Military Retirement 32 15 13 13 5 5 4 7 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 60 54 36 70 25 70 38 23 17 28
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 4 0 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 583 923 463 1,059 429 855 340 989 253 571
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
611 990 600 1,131 529 996 465 1,070 341 609
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 161 84 23 10 19 0 3 0 3 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
325 247 204 211 142 223 137 115 84 83
  Government Transfer Payments 312 273 134 167 119 119 85 69 62 54
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 9 14 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
170 101 25 9 19 2 0 1 3 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
253 171 139 182 84 196 91 89 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
438 966 414 525 351 630 281 372 238 432
Earnings 286 1,097 219 506 218 626 145 331 161 475
  Wages and Salary 288 1,009 220 491 218 575 140 325 143 466
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 79 4 13 1 45 0 7 0 12
  Farm Self-Employment 0 8 0 1 0 7 0 5 0 0
Social Security 0 6 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 86 30 16 12 22 5 29 10 59
  Company or Union Retirement 21 32 7 3 2 6 0 6 0 33
  Federal Government Retirement 10 8 5 3 6 7 0 3 4 0
  Military Retirement 3 4 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 25 41 9 5 0 9 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 86 30 13 9 17 3 29 10 49
  Company or Union Retirement 21 32 7 3 2 2 0 3 0 23
  Federal Government Retirement 10 8 5 3 6 6 0 3 4 0
  Military Retirement 3 4 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 22 41 9 5 0 9 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 1
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 285 1,094 220 501 231 626 153 329 162 468
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
368 1,150 293 548 264 668 184 376 199 512
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
74 113 51 32 42 33 15 39 15 57
  Government Transfer Payments 41 92 26 26 22 25 20 32 8 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 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
67 87 31 16 12 22 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
212 336 210 308 205 240 118 266 121 186
Earnings 75 357 99 342 93 194 83 263 74 148
  Wages and Salary 67 356 87 327 96 186 78 261 71 145
  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 13 0 3 0 8
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 3 5 0 3 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 0 0 3 6 0 0 0 0
  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 11 0 3 0 8
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 3 5 0 3 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 0 0 3 6 0 0 0 0
  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 82 358 103 344 94 196 83 269 74 148
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
129 372 144 361 119 210 102 268 87 165
  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 5 6 0 5 6 15
  Government Transfer Payments 17 6 7 4 5 6 0 5 0 3
  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 13 0 3 0 8

 

    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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
117 2,867 35,801 240 50,211 439 0.490 0.0063 1,249
Earnings 67 2,391 41,224 196 55,190 550 0.462 0.0073 1,249
  Wages and Salary 68 2,134 41,919 203 55,629 556 0.449 0.0075 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 229 17,707 953 37,062 1,775 0.650 0.0235 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 22 4,373 1,037 23,725 3,732 0.760 0.0644 1,249
Social Security 0 0 12,003 129 12,528 100 0.285 0.0103 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,140 163 8,470 217 0.347 0.0287 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,712 985 12,620 541 0.509 0.0303 1,249
Survivor Benefits 10 0 10,171 630 14,070 916 0.537 0.0482 1,249
Disability Benefits 8 0 11,799 520 17,699 1,040 0.493 0.0466 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 7,395 322 9,198 209 0.447 0.0186 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,033 641 8,194 667 0.538 0.0528 1,249
Property Income 13 69 1,793 16 4,506 108 0.655 0.0150 1,249
  Interest 20 0 1,510 14 2,151 65 0.494 0.0246 1,249
  Dividends 0 22 1,845 26 3,621 119 0.576 0.0235 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 32 3 2,387 57 7,766 437 0.669 0.0313 1,249
Retirement Income 54 9 17,505 422 22,690 348 0.458 0.0128 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 14 0 12,677 434 17,731 427 0.500 0.0185 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 7 2 24,154 876 28,639 1,255 0.409 0.0416 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 20,740 1,530 22,592 852 0.294 0.0477 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 6 24,498 762 28,471 705 0.393 0.0239 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 17,698 3,465 23,950 2,141 0.425 0.0776 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 15 0 10,851 751 20,233 1,728 0.537 0.0600 1,249
Pension Income 35 0 19,247 446 23,323 371 0.442 0.0137 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 14 0 12,912 492 18,097 467 0.496 0.0199 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 26,221 855 30,512 1,281 0.364 0.0446 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 23,340 633 24,795 907 0.246 0.0525 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 0 26,107 824 29,549 710 0.371 0.0245 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 12,659 1,480 13,437 1,516 0.375 0.1107 1,249
Child Support 0 0 3,003 540 5,685 828 0.563 0.1015 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,195 476 4,529 491 0.493 0.0842 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 1,810 209 4,620 894 0.650 0.1112 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,797 137 6,357 1,232 0.733 0.0980 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 67 2,391 34,170 492 48,798 473 0.489 0.0068 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
105 2,541 36,502 218 50,314 453 0.471 0.0065 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,037 130 12,682 108 0.292 0.0106 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
49 19 15,058 205 20,742 231 0.430 0.0100 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 15 13 12,966 162 16,600 177 0.424 0.0098 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,862 170 8,069 212 0.372 0.0276 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,555 124 12,258 94 0.292 0.0098 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
54 9 14,844 349 20,745 311 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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