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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:
White alone (1)
    Total 32,875 550 607 1,694 3,161 2,970 2,973 2,805 2,239 1,763
Earnings 7,020 685 511 440 306 554 238 311 217 309
  Wages and Salary 5,930 526 425 350 255 459 225 234 199 245
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,142 244 108 87 48 121 17 73 16 47
  Farm Self-Employment 260 84 27 16 2 23 3 9 7 13
Social Security 29,096 517 1,056 2,738 4,280 4,557 4,891 4,584 3,032 1,691
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 691 237 137 104 150 32 11 9 5 2
Public Assistance 70 55 11 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 953 292 96 85 42 106 64 54 42 12
Survivor Benefits 1,717 419 222 268 177 145 92 48 46 49
Disability Benefits 154 34 21 9 18 12 5 4 14 8
Unemployment Compensation 422 78 92 73 40 40 24 21 13 23
Workers Compensation 103 43 3 21 10 6 1 2 3 1
Property Income 18,373 11,586 1,940 1,241 689 584 268 374 158 173
  Interest 17,130 12,951 1,423 874 391 340 180 212 89 45
  Dividends 6,780 4,406 794 491 222 227 99 48 20 94
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,892 1,307 374 277 150 168 79 100 23 76
Retirement Income 11,930 1,733 1,441 1,146 1,129 1,020 693 623 574 489
  Company or Union Retirement 6,968 1,445 1,071 799 752 616 447 309 297 216
  Federal Government Retirement 1,027 63 68 63 57 69 62 73 67 51
  Military Retirement 561 23 44 23 36 81 58 42 40 33
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,650 133 253 199 208 229 132 166 153 150
  Railroad Retirement 217 12 6 4 17 17 21 15 19 15
  Annuities 290 121 29 36 9 8 15 5 9 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 470 81 70 62 49 38 18 3 34 7
  Other or Don't Know 394 83 57 54 46 17 9 22 10 4
Pension Income 10,244 1,459 1,260 888 945 878 611 560 504 432
  Company or Union Retirement 6,166 1,247 968 672 660 532 396 290 285 203
  Federal Government Retirement 888 43 59 48 42 55 52 66 53 42
  Military Retirement 393 9 16 9 15 55 51 27 32 26
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,480 117 238 175 206 215 124 161 140 140
  Railroad Retirement 177 12 3 2 5 17 21 9 14 11
  Annuities 130 48 13 8 0 7 10 1 3 0
Alimony 48 5 8 0 11 11 3 7 0 3
Child Support 27 13 1 9 2 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 15 7 0 2 0 5 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
145 69 18 17 8 3 6 4 12 3
Other Income, N.E.C. 182 144 6 17 0 1 0 4 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 31,216 468 1,002 2,517 3,856 4,123 4,527 4,302 2,796 1,603
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
32,113 321 665 2,177 3,301 3,319 3,267 2,979 2,382 1,774
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 29,271 518 1,056 2,737 4,284 4,570 4,905 4,591 3,054 1,706
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
30,222 370 716 2,366 3,677 3,731 3,520 3,185 2,584 1,901
  Government Transfer Payments 30,277 424 791 2,395 4,124 4,132 4,447 4,210 2,891 1,828
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 742 268 150 110 151 32 11 9 5 2
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
29,402 531 1,055 2,693 4,472 4,607 4,927 4,603 3,042 1,697
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
12,600 1,953 1,577 1,245 1,270 1,051 706 633 580 492

 

  $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:
White alone (1)
    Total 1,372 1,335 1,225 994 723 768 667 617 470 486
Earnings 148 314 131 230 68 169 77 236 65 140
  Wages and Salary 134 259 126 196 65 141 64 206 63 124
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 55 9 34 0 27 10 28 1 12
  Farm Self-Employment 7 8 0 8 0 0 0 8 0 3
Social Security 817 545 159 55 20 30 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 26 15 27 21 10 11 10 3 7 4
Survivor Benefits 40 31 16 33 15 27 8 7 7 8
Disability Benefits 7 1 5 5 0 5 0 6 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 5 4 0 7 0 0 0 0 3 0
Workers Compensation 0 4 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 67 89 121 90 71 57 28 73 47 45
  Interest 56 37 46 25 23 28 25 10 31 29
  Dividends 18 58 0 56 29 24 7 25 23 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 19 53 22 37 0 12 17 33 3 4
Retirement Income 489 277 228 334 157 270 122 186 82 134
  Company or Union Retirement 206 103 95 98 47 71 36 45 15 40
  Federal Government Retirement 44 39 28 45 24 45 12 28 18 29
  Military Retirement 33 14 3 24 3 21 8 21 9 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 149 93 86 125 45 98 35 62 41 51
  Railroad Retirement 16 9 10 14 17 16 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 13 0 6 0 6 0 2 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 26 0 3 3 1 10 20 9 6 6
  Other or Don't Know 10 4 3 34 3 4 0 5 6 0
Pension Income 431 240 207 308 134 235 94 153 72 120
  Company or Union Retirement 181 88 90 92 41 69 28 37 15 35
  Federal Government Retirement 41 39 26 45 24 33 12 22 18 24
  Military Retirement 28 7 3 18 3 16 9 21 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 155 80 83 107 44 95 35 65 27 50
  Railroad Retirement 8 9 10 14 17 16 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 7 5 0 3 0 6 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 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
3 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 924 718 394 303 199 276 237 244 137 189
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,432 1,299 1,015 801 688 693 571 504 381 404
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 827 559 168 69 37 44 34 0 6 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,404 1,212 868 667 559 495 388 337 262 232
  Government Transfer Payments 1,103 826 463 329 273 274 209 179 129 146
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
829 552 159 57 21 33 22 3 5 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
491 284 229 334 157 270 122 186 82 131

 

  $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:
White alone (1)
    Total 382 450 315 302 255 290 224 205 190 205
Earnings 60 236 47 95 22 151 18 84 13 106
  Wages and Salary 57 209 39 82 22 143 21 72 14 95
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 38 4 3 0 12 0 9 1 7
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 0 8 0 5 0 2 0 4
Social Security 6 89 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 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 3 9 9 0 6 3 3 3 0 3
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 2
Property Income 46 51 61 31 26 18 17 33 32 13
  Interest 14 48 8 44 3 5 9 10 23 2
  Dividends 14 33 0 3 0 12 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4 31 12 2 7 2 3 1 1 4
Retirement Income 137 105 69 33 18 114 23 37 7 66
  Company or Union Retirement 58 35 24 6 5 40 1 5 3 28
  Federal Government Retirement 12 15 5 11 4 27 7 9 3 16
  Military Retirement 8 0 8 0 3 5 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 49 49 21 8 2 33 13 15 3 7
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 5 3 2 0 0 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 128 108 62 30 16 97 19 32 9 57
  Company or Union Retirement 55 31 21 6 5 37 0 5 3 23
  Federal Government Retirement 12 20 5 11 4 25 7 9 3 16
  Military Retirement 8 0 8 0 3 5 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 46 45 18 8 2 33 8 10 3 7
  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 115 273 95 113 70 115 72 110 52 114
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
374 384 247 267 195 248 128 156 137 160
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 7 93 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
279 224 157 152 110 112 61 75 69 56
  Government Transfer Payments 174 187 94 86 48 67 60 60 54 29
  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 89 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
141 105 65 33 18 118 23 37 7 66

 

  $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:
White alone (1)
    Total 168 147 104 134 131 100 70 122 87 88
Earnings 24 91 23 94 26 29 5 78 9 36
  Wages and Salary 23 66 27 81 23 22 5 69 9 35
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 18 0 8 3 3 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 0 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 10 5 7 16 19 8 3 10 9 7
  Interest 6 4 26 0 1 0 0 11 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 27 8 15 10 0 8 3 16 6 12
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 7 0 8 0 0 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 15 1 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 4 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 23 8 8 9 0 5 3 11 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 4 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 54 76 44 74 50 39 28 65 24 53
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
134 111 93 105 90 72 50 101 38 73
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
73 39 48 41 25 15 15 33 10 25
  Government Transfer Payments 47 20 29 10 16 3 15 23 11 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
27 8 15 10 0 8 3 16 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:
White alone (1)
    Total 56 1,434 19,373 113 31,052 268 0.482 0.0063 1,249
Earnings 5 620 22,010 379 39,604 945 0.582 0.0134 1,249
  Wages and Salary 5 513 23,363 801 40,769 1,049 0.578 0.0152 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 83 11,722 390 27,178 1,522 0.636 0.0278 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 17 10,068 2,291 20,123 2,503 0.626 0.0540 1,249
Social Security 0 0 13,216 49 13,452 39 0.247 0.0042 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 4,483 268 5,214 174 0.425 0.0293 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 6 0 7,710 825 12,469 564 0.569 0.0312 1,249
Survivor Benefits 16 0 7,026 216 11,807 403 0.559 0.0241 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 9,345 1,059 12,610 991 0.484 0.0603 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,405 393 8,557 401 0.441 0.0406 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 5,564 950 8,704 1,403 0.604 0.0986 1,249
Property Income 39 210 1,982 16 6,870 143 0.714 0.0112 1,249
  Interest 100 0 1,653 14 3,787 97 0.652 0.0164 1,249
  Dividends 22 26 1,924 26 5,013 161 0.658 0.0198 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 60 0 3,429 201 9,458 377 0.654 0.0224 1,249
Retirement Income 72 19 11,265 150 16,935 180 0.511 0.0080 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 33 4 8,061 155 12,284 191 0.532 0.0115 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 10 0 19,672 725 25,376 715 0.432 0.0247 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 15,885 783 20,605 755 0.407 0.0349 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 10 0 17,593 456 21,741 382 0.428 0.0156 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 19,640 1,173 21,417 1,067 0.320 0.0552 1,249
  Annuities 11 0 4,527 787 14,049 1,494 0.693 0.0529 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 6 0 8,628 624 15,386 903 0.547 0.0411 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 8 0 7,656 570 14,584 1,022 0.564 0.0467 1,249
Pension Income 63 6 11,619 161 17,087 191 0.506 0.0086 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 32 0 8,241 166 12,432 202 0.530 0.0121 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 10 0 21,534 989 26,791 777 0.421 0.0260 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 18,596 855 23,592 929 0.374 0.0402 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 10 0 17,572 469 21,743 394 0.426 0.0162 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 21,211 1,754 22,939 1,242 0.314 0.0607 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 6,194 3,165 16,857 2,075 0.637 0.0654 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 2,901 731 6,179 605 0.577 0.0607 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,576 131 4,150 919 0.693 0.1266 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 20 746 14,512 55 21,444 235 0.457 0.0080 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
33 944 17,529 97 27,136 245 0.463 0.0066 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 13,250 49 13,530 40 0.250 0.0043 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
18 114 15,575 76 19,636 98 0.367 0.0052 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 13 45 14,340 55 16,877 79 0.331 0.0052 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,218 254 5,015 166 0.434 0.0286 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 13,182 49 13,438 39 0.247 0.0042 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
72 19 10,605 149 16,330 172 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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