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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
Asian alone (3)
    Total 1,325 69 24 42 48 76 47 41 52 60
Earnings 1,045 30 22 22 24 49 20 35 24 46
  Wages and Salary 954 16 22 9 21 45 20 29 25 37
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 118 22 6 12 7 4 2 7 1 10
  Farm Self-Employment 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 138 7 8 11 31 26 18 14 14 4
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 29 0 2 12 6 7 0 0 1 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 21 0 4 2 2 2 0 2 0 0
Survivor Benefits 11 0 2 2 2 4 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 11 1 3 1 0 1 2 0 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 87 17 20 9 4 12 8 7 0 4
Workers Compensation 19 10 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 686 511 51 32 12 14 10 20 6 5
  Interest 647 551 33 20 13 11 3 6 0 2
  Dividends 222 148 27 18 0 6 5 6 2 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 103 55 12 10 4 6 3 0 3 4
Retirement Income 105 2 9 13 6 9 1 7 8 4
  Company or Union Retirement 50 1 6 3 7 5 1 2 3 3
  Federal Government Retirement 16 0 0 3 0 0 0 3 3 1
  Military Retirement 11 0 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 23 0 1 6 1 1 0 2 0 1
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Other or Don't Know 7 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 94 3 6 10 8 5 1 7 7 4
  Company or Union Retirement 47 1 5 3 6 4 1 2 3 3
  Federal Government Retirement 13 1 0 2 0 0 0 3 2 1
  Military Retirement 9 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 20 0 0 4 1 1 0 2 0 1
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 6 2 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1
Educational Assistance 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
16 5 7 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,165 33 25 31 47 71 38 48 41 50
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,207 29 22 38 44 67 36 47 44 53
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 138 7 8 11 31 26 18 14 14 4
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
219 6 13 20 35 26 17 14 20 10
  Government Transfer Payments 283 20 32 31 42 40 21 12 21 10
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 29 0 2 12 6 7 0 0 1 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
161 7 8 15 37 35 20 14 15 4
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
132 2 10 24 11 16 1 7 11 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
55 to 64 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 37 69 38 80 22 37 24 48 16 31
Earnings 39 58 29 67 12 41 22 54 5 30
  Wages and Salary 35 55 29 62 12 35 22 46 5 30
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 3 0 4 0 5 0 7 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 3 0 0 0 0 1 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 5 2 1 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 2 7 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 8 3 7 4 2 3 0 1 2 0
  Company or Union Retirement 3 2 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 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 7 3 5 4 2 3 0 1 2 0
  Company or Union Retirement 3 2 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 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. 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 41 59 31 67 12 43 22 54 5 30
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
47 62 37 75 12 47 22 51 6 28
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
11 3 7 6 2 8 1 1 2 0
  Government Transfer Payments 9 4 7 8 0 7 1 2 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
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
8 3 7 4 2 3 0 1 2 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
55 to 64 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 14 52 24 29 10 30 8 15 9 22
Earnings 19 59 19 19 1 30 4 14 6 22
  Wages and Salary 19 59 18 21 1 29 4 13 4 22
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 1 2 0 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 1 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 2 2 3 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 3 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 2 2 3 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 3 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 19 59 19 19 1 30 4 14 6 22
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
19 56 21 22 9 28 4 17 8 21
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 4 2 3 2 0 0 2 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 4 0 3 2 0 0 2 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 2 2 3 2 0 0 2 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
55 to 64 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 5 15 6 27 6 12 6 17 4 6
Earnings 3 18 2 28 4 10 2 21 4 5
  Wages and Salary 3 18 2 27 4 10 2 20 4 5
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 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 1 0 0 0 2
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 3 18 2 28 4 10 2 21 4 5
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4 18 2 28 4 10 4 21 4 5
  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 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 0 0 2 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 2 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
55 to 64 Years
Asian alone (3)
    Total 9 137 31,870 748 49,643 2,269 0.512 0.0321 1,430
Earnings 6 120 38,085 1,740 54,495 2,691 0.477 0.0357 1,430
  Wages and Salary 6 108 40,159 1,450 53,956 2,574 0.447 0.0358 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 17 17,156 3,382 46,716 9,488 0.708 0.0991 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 11,087 678 11,503 590 0.275 0.0658 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 6,868 1,978 9,576 1,107 0.476 0.0928 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 5 1,678 77 4,200 637 0.665 0.0984 1,430
  Interest 5 0 1,467 69 2,300 469 0.539 0.1641 1,430
  Dividends 0 1 1,879 151 3,880 736 0.601 0.1302 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 0 2,356 517 5,140 1,260 0.530 0.1874 1,430
Retirement Income 1 2 18,997 2,283 24,641 2,647 0.442 0.0946 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 3 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 3 0 20,078 2,582 25,580 2,735 0.433 0.0944 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 3 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 6 120 32,500 1,877 50,228 2,454 0.497 0.0341 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8 124 33,053 1,848 50,631 2,381 0.491 0.0335 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,087 678 11,503 590 0.275 0.0658 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 2 13,920 1,310 19,095 1,450 0.411 0.0709 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 11,094 621 15,389 996 0.437 0.0575 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 10,927 538 11,342 517 0.276 0.0608 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 2 15,369 2,953 21,346 2,219 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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