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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
65 Years and over:
All Races
    Total 37,872 686 780 2,071 3,872 3,593 3,455 3,157 2,505 1,988
Earnings 8,000 758 563 499 345 635 271 359 256 384
  Wages and Salary 6,823 584 470 409 291 530 257 278 235 307
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,235 261 116 91 51 131 19 78 18 58
  Farm Self-Employment 270 88 31 17 2 23 3 9 7 16
Social Security 33,177 627 1,303 3,202 5,053 5,315 5,489 5,054 3,352 1,858
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,069 346 199 175 251 58 18 9 7 2
Public Assistance 103 76 20 3 3 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 1,094 317 112 100 56 125 73 59 45 12
Survivor Benefits 1,901 450 258 297 187 161 99 60 48 58
Disability Benefits 210 47 21 22 26 19 9 5 16 10
Unemployment Compensation 505 107 97 91 46 51 25 24 20 24
Workers Compensation 121 50 4 23 11 7 3 2 4 1
Property Income 19,906 12,667 2,064 1,329 754 618 299 393 167 178
  Interest 18,525 14,078 1,508 929 422 364 194 224 91 54
  Dividends 7,176 4,681 845 516 226 237 104 52 20 98
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3,134 1,429 404 297 170 178 90 112 24 77
Retirement Income 13,383 1,908 1,590 1,304 1,261 1,124 797 724 623 550
  Company or Union Retirement 7,795 1,601 1,187 901 839 661 505 375 317 245
  Federal Government Retirement 1,194 72 75 67 65 82 73 78 72 61
  Military Retirement 627 26 46 27 40 92 62 46 49 38
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,972 141 271 234 228 265 162 186 166 164
  Railroad Retirement 232 12 8 6 17 17 25 17 21 16
  Annuities 317 127 31 40 9 10 17 5 12 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 502 83 79 67 50 39 18 3 36 9
  Other or Don't Know 469 93 64 69 61 25 11 25 10 6
Pension Income 11,511 1,618 1,384 1,007 1,059 972 703 659 552 484
  Company or Union Retirement 6,918 1,390 1,073 760 736 573 447 353 307 232
  Federal Government Retirement 1,031 51 64 49 51 68 60 74 58 49
  Military Retirement 435 11 17 11 17 59 55 30 41 26
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,776 120 251 202 227 248 153 180 152 155
  Railroad Retirement 188 12 4 2 5 17 25 10 16 12
  Annuities 147 53 13 9 0 9 11 1 6 1
Alimony 58 5 10 0 14 11 3 10 0 3
Child Support 29 16 1 10 2 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 34 19 0 4 0 8 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
184 97 24 17 9 7 6 4 12 3
Other Income, N.E.C. 199 151 7 20 0 8 0 4 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 35,735 573 1,228 2,965 4,588 4,846 5,097 4,748 3,099 1,809
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
36,836 408 849 2,583 3,958 3,938 3,735 3,342 2,630 2,001
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 33,365 628 1,305 3,201 5,058 5,327 5,505 5,062 3,375 1,876
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
34,559 456 926 2,790 4,380 4,369 4,010 3,565 2,851 2,099
  Government Transfer Payments 34,736 536 1,009 2,818 4,971 4,878 5,008 4,648 3,198 1,996
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,150 395 222 181 254 58 18 9 7 2
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
33,698 660 1,302 3,156 5,359 5,421 5,540 5,071 3,368 1,863
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
14,432 2,244 1,793 1,471 1,487 1,179 815 741 633 555

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
All Races
    Total 1,534 1,530 1,353 1,142 805 844 742 693 515 532
Earnings 165 342 157 292 83 202 86 271 70 156
  Wages and Salary 146 285 152 257 78 173 74 233 67 136
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8 58 9 36 0 31 10 36 1 16
  Farm Self-Employment 7 8 0 8 0 0 0 8 0 3
Social Security 906 598 170 61 20 32 25 0 5 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 28 15 30 29 17 18 10 6 7 4
Survivor Benefits 44 31 16 35 15 30 10 7 7 9
Disability Benefits 7 1 5 8 0 7 0 7 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 5 4 0 7 0 0 0 0 3 0
Workers Compensation 0 4 0 7 0 0 0 3 0 0
Property Income 87 93 124 99 73 60 30 81 51 46
  Interest 63 39 53 26 23 28 27 11 34 32
  Dividends 18 59 0 58 32 27 7 29 23 25
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 21 53 22 42 0 15 17 36 3 4
Retirement Income 551 325 254 398 192 307 128 204 90 146
  Company or Union Retirement 233 138 109 118 52 76 37 46 17 41
  Federal Government Retirement 54 48 34 60 28 57 13 33 18 36
  Military Retirement 38 14 4 26 3 24 11 27 9 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 170 100 90 148 61 109 38 66 47 55
  Railroad Retirement 16 9 10 14 19 16 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 14 0 7 0 7 0 2 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 26 2 3 7 2 12 20 9 6 6
  Other or Don't Know 13 5 4 34 5 8 0 5 6 0
Pension Income 491 287 232 363 164 266 98 167 79 131
  Company or Union Retirement 210 121 103 109 46 74 28 39 17 35
  Federal Government Retirement 48 49 32 60 27 43 13 25 18 30
  Military Retirement 32 7 4 18 3 17 9 27 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 174 87 89 130 59 106 38 69 32 54
  Railroad Retirement 8 9 10 14 19 16 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 7 7 0 4 0 7 0 2 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 1 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
5 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 1,018 799 430 374 228 320 264 273 156 209
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,575 1,463 1,128 945 773 777 635 567 429 441
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 916 612 179 74 40 46 34 0 6 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,544 1,359 952 754 630 544 433 381 288 256
  Government Transfer Payments 1,222 939 512 383 317 302 227 202 147 158
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
921 608 170 64 22 35 22 3 5 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
554 332 255 399 192 307 128 204 90 143

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
All Races
    Total 431 519 355 327 293 321 261 231 212 239
Earnings 75 262 50 115 26 176 18 94 17 124
  Wages and Salary 72 233 42 102 24 169 21 82 17 112
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 40 4 3 2 12 0 10 1 7
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 0 8 0 5 0 2 0 4
Social Security 6 104 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 4 0 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 4 9 11 0 6 7 3 3 0 5
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 3
Property Income 46 51 62 35 26 18 17 35 34 13
  Interest 14 48 8 47 3 5 9 10 25 2
  Dividends 14 33 0 3 0 13 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4 31 14 2 7 2 3 1 1 4
Retirement Income 156 116 71 35 22 127 25 40 11 78
  Company or Union Retirement 64 44 26 6 5 48 1 6 4 31
  Federal Government Retirement 16 17 5 11 8 28 10 10 3 20
  Military Retirement 8 0 8 0 3 7 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 58 50 21 8 5 36 14 16 3 15
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 5 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 5
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 4 2 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 3
  Other or Don't Know 9 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 147 117 64 34 23 108 21 35 11 70
  Company or Union Retirement 61 40 23 6 5 44 0 6 4 25
  Federal Government Retirement 15 22 5 11 8 26 10 10 3 20
  Military Retirement 8 0 8 0 3 7 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 57 45 18 8 5 36 8 11 3 15
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
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. 6 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 138 323 107 131 83 139 82 120 61 133
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
424 452 273 296 220 280 145 174 155 193
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 7 108 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
316 268 175 165 116 124 67 82 75 70
  Government Transfer Payments 199 221 110 96 54 74 70 67 55 40
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
6 104 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
159 116 67 35 22 131 25 40 11 78

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
All Races
    Total 191 167 113 154 135 105 79 134 100 96
Earnings 26 100 25 111 31 31 11 85 11 37
  Wages and Salary 24 74 28 99 27 24 11 77 11 38
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 18 0 8 5 4 0 8 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 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 6 0 2 0 0 0 6 0
Survivor Benefits 0 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1
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 11 5 7 16 21 11 3 10 9 7
  Interest 8 4 26 0 1 0 0 12 0 0
  Dividends 0 3 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 2 0 0 2 1 0 0 3 1
Retirement Income 32 12 16 10 4 8 7 19 6 12
  Company or Union Retirement 2 2 0 7 2 8 0 0 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 15 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 4 5 0 0 0 3 8 6 3
  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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 24 8 9 9 2 5 3 13 6 9
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 7 0 5 0 0 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 15 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 4 5 0 0 0 3 8 6 3
  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 56 80 48 87 55 41 35 72 31 54
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
154 127 103 119 96 76 61 114 44 76
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
78 49 54 45 28 17 18 35 12 26
  Government Transfer Payments 49 25 29 13 16 8 20 23 12 13
  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
32 12 16 10 4 8 7 19 6 12

 

    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
65 Years and over:
All Races
    Total 62 1,551 18,819 109 30,158 240 0.482 0.0058 1,249
Earnings 5 677 22,048 325 38,923 849 0.573 0.0124 1,249
  Wages and Salary 5 567 23,359 788 40,039 935 0.569 0.0138 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 84 11,883 375 26,684 1,423 0.626 0.0267 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 17 7,429 2,361 19,530 2,423 0.624 0.0543 1,249
Social Security 0 0 12,996 46 13,284 36 0.251 0.0040 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 4,868 237 5,302 133 0.408 0.0225 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 1,684 185 1,821 229 0.381 0.1064 1,249
Veterans Benefits 6 0 8,305 824 12,736 522 0.562 0.0285 1,249
Survivor Benefits 19 0 7,031 205 12,138 400 0.567 0.0229 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 8,912 772 12,155 822 0.485 0.0529 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,319 346 8,283 356 0.450 0.0366 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 5,794 671 9,724 1,412 0.598 0.0915 1,249
Property Income 42 212 1,964 16 6,680 135 0.712 0.0109 1,249
  Interest 103 0 1,645 14 3,712 92 0.648 0.0160 1,249
  Dividends 22 26 1,916 25 4,946 155 0.656 0.0193 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 60 0 3,354 193 9,163 352 0.650 0.0219 1,249
Retirement Income 84 19 11,400 144 17,056 170 0.509 0.0076 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 33 4 8,123 147 12,353 179 0.530 0.0108 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 15 0 20,561 776 25,903 670 0.426 0.0230 1,249
  Military Retirement 2 0 16,144 753 20,792 731 0.397 0.0337 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 0 17,490 434 21,779 360 0.425 0.0148 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 19,181 1,055 21,037 1,017 0.323 0.0533 1,249
  Annuities 12 0 4,970 713 14,472 1,442 0.693 0.0493 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 6 0 8,586 621 15,351 859 0.546 0.0393 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 9 0 7,840 490 14,248 907 0.559 0.0433 1,249
Pension Income 71 6 11,770 154 17,157 180 0.502 0.0081 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 32 0 8,299 158 12,459 188 0.526 0.0113 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 13 0 22,094 915 26,914 717 0.411 0.0244 1,249
  Military Retirement 2 0 18,631 712 23,749 916 0.376 0.0390 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 0 17,617 456 21,882 371 0.421 0.0154 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 20,660 1,499 22,679 1,184 0.314 0.0588 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 7,266 3,180 16,571 1,864 0.622 0.0631 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 2,382 315 5,711 523 0.585 0.0577 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,653 131 4,341 847 0.680 0.1139 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 22 811 14,299 52 21,047 211 0.456 0.0074 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
38 1,042 17,205 80 26,615 220 0.464 0.0061 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 13,028 46 13,356 37 0.253 0.0040 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
19 132 15,245 73 19,358 91 0.371 0.0049 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 13 57 14,075 52 16,669 74 0.336 0.0049 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,524 214 5,090 128 0.415 0.0220 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 12,929 46 13,252 36 0.251 0.0040 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
84 19 10,471 142 16,222 161 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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