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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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
30,451 489 499 1,402 2,710 2,673 2,722 2,641 2,123 1,670
Earnings 6,467 657 479 420 271 493 199 274 196 272
  Wages and Salary 5,422 498 395 330 223 402 189 205 180 210
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,081 234 106 84 45 115 17 67 14 46
  Farm Self-Employment 245 72 26 16 2 23 3 9 7 12
Social Security 27,145 478 919 2,403 3,810 4,225 4,629 4,409 2,925 1,651
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 488 167 88 71 117 21 7 9 5 0
Public Assistance 53 43 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 921 280 94 83 37 100 64 52 42 12
Survivor Benefits 1,655 400 213 253 174 145 90 41 46 47
Disability Benefits 141 30 21 8 16 10 4 4 13 8
Unemployment Compensation 387 73 81 69 33 38 23 17 13 23
Workers Compensation 88 33 3 20 10 4 1 2 3 1
Property Income 17,732 11,116 1,878 1,212 671 563 259 358 156 167
  Interest 16,542 12,461 1,375 857 381 332 177 205 89 44
  Dividends 6,666 4,327 783 484 218 223 97 45 20 93
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,790 1,253 364 267 145 158 77 96 21 73
Retirement Income 11,456 1,636 1,384 1,108 1,090 963 656 604 562 466
  Company or Union Retirement 6,676 1,363 1,030 776 726 569 425 299 291 208
  Federal Government Retirement 987 58 67 63 57 67 57 69 66 49
  Military Retirement 551 23 44 22 36 81 56 41 40 32
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,560 129 244 192 200 220 130 160 148 141
  Railroad Retirement 207 12 6 4 17 17 21 15 19 12
  Annuities 278 118 29 30 9 8 14 5 9 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 456 76 67 62 45 38 15 3 34 7
  Other or Don't Know 375 79 55 51 42 17 6 22 10 4
Pension Income 9,840 1,382 1,214 863 915 821 575 547 492 411
  Company or Union Retirement 5,906 1,179 930 654 635 487 375 284 280 196
  Federal Government Retirement 854 43 58 48 41 53 48 62 52 41
  Military Retirement 385 9 16 9 15 55 50 26 32 25
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,398 112 231 167 200 207 121 157 135 131
  Railroad Retirement 170 12 3 2 5 17 21 9 14 9
  Annuities 126 46 13 8 0 7 8 1 3 0
Alimony 44 4 8 0 9 11 3 7 0 3
Child Support 23 12 1 8 0 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 13 5 0 2 0 5 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
134 62 15 17 8 3 6 4 12 3
Other Income, N.E.C. 180 142 6 17 0 1 0 4 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 28,979 428 865 2,197 3,418 3,806 4,264 4,115 2,683 1,542
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
29,820 288 547 1,871 2,883 3,027 3,035 2,823 2,274 1,691
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 27,310 479 919 2,402 3,814 4,237 4,644 4,416 2,947 1,663
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
28,201 337 597 2,050 3,230 3,420 3,288 3,047 2,487 1,832
  Government Transfer Payments 28,184 388 669 2,063 3,631 3,788 4,176 4,032 2,791 1,771
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 523 191 96 74 118 21 7 9 5 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
27,362 488 927 2,355 3,958 4,246 4,656 4,425 2,933 1,653
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
11,920 1,789 1,465 1,173 1,198 988 664 614 568 468

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
1,304 1,262 1,159 960 702 730 639 583 464 464
Earnings 128 288 114 206 63 152 68 222 59 130
  Wages and Salary 113 235 109 176 59 128 58 194 58 117
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 52 9 32 0 23 7 27 1 9
  Farm Self-Employment 7 8 0 8 0 0 0 8 0 3
Social Security 791 535 149 52 20 30 25 0 5 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 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 20 10 11 10 3 7 4
Survivor Benefits 40 30 16 32 15 27 7 7 7 8
Disability Benefits 7 1 5 3 0 5 0 6 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 4 0 7 0 0 0 0 3 0
Workers Compensation 0 4 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 66 85 121 90 71 57 28 72 46 45
  Interest 56 34 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 36 0 12 17 33 3 4
Retirement Income 474 262 219 321 157 264 121 179 81 124
  Company or Union Retirement 203 94 92 91 47 71 35 44 14 40
  Federal Government Retirement 41 39 24 45 24 44 12 26 18 25
  Military Retirement 30 14 3 24 3 20 8 21 9 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 145 89 83 122 45 97 35 59 41 44
  Railroad Retirement 13 9 10 11 17 15 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 3 3 32 3 4 0 5 6 0
Pension Income 418 227 198 296 134 231 93 148 71 110
  Company or Union Retirement 180 80 87 86 41 69 27 37 14 35
  Federal Government Retirement 38 39 23 45 24 33 12 21 18 21
  Military Retirement 25 7 3 18 3 15 9 21 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 151 78 80 105 44 94 35 62 27 43
  Railroad Retirement 5 9 10 11 17 15 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 7 5 0 3 0 6 0 2 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
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 871 675 368 281 193 254 211 227 131 176
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,363 1,226 962 768 667 663 544 473 370 381
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 799 549 158 63 37 44 34 0 6 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,360 1,166 823 650 546 481 382 327 258 221
  Government Transfer Payments 1,063 806 436 318 268 270 206 174 127 141
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
802 542 149 53 20 33 22 3 5 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
474 269 219 321 157 264 121 179 81 121

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
368 418 307 282 248 276 219 191 187 195
Earnings 60 219 46 86 19 141 18 80 13 102
  Wages and Salary 57 192 38 74 19 133 21 68 14 91
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 34 4 3 0 10 0 9 1 7
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 0 8 0 5 0 2 0 4
Social Security 6 84 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 1 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 1 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 135 104 68 29 18 111 23 37 7 64
  Company or Union Retirement 58 35 24 3 5 40 1 5 3 26
  Federal Government Retirement 10 15 5 11 4 24 7 9 3 16
  Military Retirement 8 0 8 0 3 5 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 49 46 21 6 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 126 107 62 26 16 94 19 32 9 55
  Company or Union Retirement 55 31 21 3 5 37 0 5 3 22
  Federal Government Retirement 10 20 5 11 4 22 7 9 3 16
  Military Retirement 8 0 8 0 3 5 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 46 43 18 6 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 109 251 93 99 66 106 69 105 48 109
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
362 357 241 252 184 234 125 147 132 153
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 7 88 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
274 210 154 151 101 107 56 72 69 56
  Government Transfer Payments 171 176 92 84 42 63 56 59 54 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
6 84 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
138 104 64 29 18 115 23 37 7 64

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
162 139 103 125 129 98 68 120 85 88
Earnings 22 84 23 89 23 27 5 74 9 36
  Wages and Salary 20 59 27 80 20 21 5 65 9 35
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 18 0 6 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 7 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 13 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 3 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 6 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 3 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 49 70 43 70 46 39 26 64 24 53
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
129 101 89 101 85 72 47 99 35 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 13 33 10 25
  Government Transfer Payments 47 20 28 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 13 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
56 1,391 19,960 125 31,922 283 0.479 0.0065 1,249
Earnings 4 598 22,245 502 40,352 1,001 0.585 0.0139 1,249
  Wages and Salary 4 495 24,294 857 41,772 1,117 0.580 0.0157 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 80 11,545 401 27,076 1,582 0.641 0.0287 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 17 10,649 2,136 21,122 2,628 0.610 0.0555 1,249
Social Security 0 0 13,438 50 13,632 40 0.244 0.0044 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 4,686 356 5,350 211 0.424 0.0345 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 6 0 7,802 918 12,628 579 0.569 0.0316 1,249
Survivor Benefits 16 0 7,127 225 11,966 415 0.558 0.0245 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 9,299 1,119 12,693 1,052 0.481 0.0632 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,449 400 8,642 426 0.447 0.0422 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 5,922 657 8,816 1,442 0.560 0.1167 1,249
Property Income 39 210 1,994 17 7,016 148 0.716 0.0113 1,249
  Interest 100 0 1,659 14 3,863 100 0.655 0.0165 1,249
  Dividends 22 26 1,926 26 5,047 164 0.658 0.0200 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 60 0 3,477 202 9,630 389 0.655 0.0226 1,249
Retirement Income 70 19 11,325 155 17,047 184 0.510 0.0082 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 33 4 8,084 157 12,395 196 0.533 0.0117 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 9 0 19,642 722 25,319 730 0.433 0.0252 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 15,816 796 20,623 767 0.407 0.0353 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 17,583 462 21,715 387 0.429 0.0158 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 19,135 1,105 21,299 1,109 0.333 0.0567 1,249
  Annuities 11 0 4,360 801 14,411 1,551 0.691 0.0535 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 6 0 8,761 657 15,676 926 0.547 0.0414 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 8 0 7,674 601 14,786 1,063 0.566 0.0477 1,249
Pension Income 60 6 11,661 169 17,173 196 0.505 0.0087 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 32 0 8,248 169 12,541 208 0.529 0.0124 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 9 0 21,374 1,002 26,640 794 0.417 0.0267 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 18,467 846 23,607 946 0.374 0.0407 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 17,545 473 21,710 398 0.427 0.0164 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 20,415 1,698 22,783 1,291 0.340 0.0615 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 6,303 3,164 17,202 2,128 0.637 0.0656 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 3,307 996 6,495 644 0.564 0.0621 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,580 132 4,185 929 0.693 0.1263 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 18 718 14,713 56 21,774 247 0.456 0.0082 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
32 911 17,978 106 27,710 257 0.461 0.0069 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 13,471 50 13,711 41 0.246 0.0044 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
16 111 15,967 77 20,047 102 0.364 0.0053 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 11 43 14,626 56 17,192 82 0.328 0.0054 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,353 334 5,125 203 0.430 0.0338 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 13,415 50 13,622 40 0.244 0.0044 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
70 19 10,849 154 16,609 179 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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