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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 to 74 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 17,864 315 368 861 1,644 1,406 1,283 1,271 1,039 901
Earnings 5,696 485 376 322 220 463 197 242 176 252
  Wages and Salary 4,866 369 314 248 180 388 196 195 158 202
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 898 199 90 68 38 98 7 47 15 37
  Farm Self-Employment 191 65 24 13 2 11 3 8 4 12
Social Security 15,019 305 644 1,399 2,293 2,232 2,070 2,172 1,676 1,033
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 371 122 80 51 84 11 9 4 5 2
Public Assistance 41 28 9 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 445 141 37 42 14 57 28 17 15 4
Survivor Benefits 596 129 76 75 58 65 42 18 14 13
Disability Benefits 101 21 14 7 12 10 5 3 4 4
Unemployment Compensation 360 71 72 65 28 38 13 22 15 21
Workers Compensation 70 25 3 17 6 4 1 2 3 1
Property Income 10,075 6,298 1,062 702 370 329 156 217 87 83
  Interest 9,362 7,110 757 409 196 201 85 122 58 18
  Dividends 3,941 2,597 456 303 103 130 59 31 14 46
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,626 762 212 171 73 93 34 54 15 37
Retirement Income 6,103 788 671 534 471 482 366 319 295 264
  Company or Union Retirement 3,384 618 493 359 304 283 235 174 159 120
  Federal Government Retirement 492 23 35 25 32 27 36 31 14 20
  Military Retirement 243 17 15 6 12 19 26 25 17 19
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,570 76 123 128 91 114 84 76 91 86
  Railroad Retirement 125 8 0 2 13 8 12 10 6 6
  Annuities 112 51 10 7 1 2 2 3 6 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 231 42 31 33 20 19 10 0 15 7
  Other or Don't Know 228 43 35 28 23 7 2 14 4 5
Pension Income 5,432 681 597 440 407 416 327 300 276 249
  Company or Union Retirement 3,125 562 458 329 276 253 216 167 158 115
  Federal Government Retirement 432 12 32 19 26 17 28 27 11 20
  Military Retirement 187 6 9 1 7 12 24 20 17 15
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,497 68 119 116 91 109 80 74 85 84
  Railroad Retirement 114 8 0 2 5 8 12 7 6 6
  Annuities 53 25 3 3 0 1 2 0 3 0
Alimony 34 2 8 0 5 7 3 5 0 3
Child Support 19 9 1 8 0 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 14 7 0 2 0 3 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
42 16 8 7 0 0 6 0 0 1
Other Income, N.E.C. 93 75 4 9 0 1 0 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 16,878 270 580 1,200 1,953 1,887 1,819 1,910 1,536 981
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
17,421 177 416 1,068 1,734 1,533 1,381 1,293 1,150 902
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 15,118 306 641 1,396 2,296 2,236 2,080 2,177 1,687 1,042
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
15,759 213 471 1,233 2,050 1,848 1,566 1,480 1,271 990
  Government Transfer Payments 15,735 241 492 1,207 2,255 2,040 1,930 1,974 1,529 1,049
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 399 134 90 57 85 11 9 4 5 2
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
15,181 311 645 1,358 2,402 2,258 2,097 2,178 1,685 1,039
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6,461 898 751 595 540 489 377 324 302 267

 

  $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 to 74 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 723 707 606 521 397 442 448 393 287 328
Earnings 126 264 113 205 61 135 66 206 42 123
  Wages and Salary 115 219 108 179 55 113 54 179 41 109
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 47 9 28 0 22 8 25 1 12
  Farm Self-Employment 7 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 2
Social Security 567 389 102 31 4 21 17 0 4 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 14 7 13 19 5 7 6 2 2 4
Survivor Benefits 11 12 10 11 7 8 7 0 6 0
Disability Benefits 4 1 5 5 0 5 0 3 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 2 4 0 7 0 0 0 0 3 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 38 60 42 45 44 30 10 40 27 34
  Interest 26 23 12 22 13 16 14 2 21 17
  Dividends 13 35 0 24 17 20 0 16 6 16
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 30 13 16 0 10 14 21 3 0
Retirement Income 287 165 152 187 104 166 82 117 63 74
  Company or Union Retirement 117 64 56 61 23 55 29 32 14 17
  Federal Government Retirement 20 22 24 25 21 19 1 10 16 19
  Military Retirement 22 5 4 8 1 1 8 8 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 95 53 57 76 34 73 26 46 21 39
  Railroad Retirement 2 9 6 6 19 11 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 7 0 3 0 6 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 12 0 3 0 0 5 12 9 5 0
  Other or Don't Know 9 4 3 15 3 4 0 5 6 0
Pension Income 261 163 135 180 95 154 63 101 57 76
  Company or Union Retirement 112 61 52 61 19 55 21 29 14 14
  Federal Government Retirement 18 22 22 25 21 12 1 10 16 19
  Military Retirement 18 5 4 6 1 1 9 8 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 97 52 53 70 31 73 26 45 18 41
  Railroad Retirement 2 9 6 6 19 11 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 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 631 521 278 235 155 214 193 216 103 163
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
772 713 562 431 404 430 406 339 249 289
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 566 399 108 37 24 32 23 0 4 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
781 642 467 303 306 281 246 171 160 136
  Government Transfer Payments 652 528 286 138 163 155 127 96 72 85
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
572 393 102 32 5 25 17 0 4 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
288 171 153 187 104 166 82 117 63 74

 

  $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 to 74 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 252 324 189 218 196 210 164 127 148 146
Earnings 50 198 37 86 20 119 14 64 13 94
  Wages and Salary 47 175 36 77 20 116 18 57 14 85
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 21 0 3 0 12 0 6 1 6
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 0 5 0 1 0 0 0 3
Social Security 6 54 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 3 4 8 0 3 3 0 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 13 24 32 17 21 4 9 26 19 5
  Interest 8 37 5 38 1 1 5 10 21 0
  Dividends 6 18 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 12 3 2 4 2 0 0 0 3
Retirement Income 95 60 46 17 8 72 12 30 6 50
  Company or Union Retirement 45 19 12 2 5 23 0 3 3 23
  Federal Government Retirement 3 5 3 6 0 19 3 9 3 5
  Military Retirement 4 0 5 0 0 1 0 2 0 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 35 30 19 6 1 23 9 13 3 9
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 3
  Other or Don't Know 9 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 89 59 39 17 6 59 12 26 9 41
  Company or Union Retirement 43 15 9 2 5 20 0 3 3 23
  Federal Government Retirement 3 10 3 6 0 17 3 9 3 5
  Military Retirement 4 0 5 0 0 1 0 2 0 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 33 26 16 6 1 23 6 9 3 9
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 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 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 94 217 73 109 57 95 56 85 43 98
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
276 255 165 206 156 183 99 121 94 131
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6 58 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
203 119 99 104 85 72 43 40 44 36
  Government Transfer Payments 124 106 53 52 40 42 44 44 24 21
  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 54 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
95 60 42 17 8 76 12 30 6 50

 

  $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 to 74 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 121 92 80 102 82 64 53 83 52 68
Earnings 23 77 23 81 25 26 5 75 9 26
  Wages and Salary 21 63 27 72 22 20 5 70 9 26
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 7 0 4 3 3 0 6 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 6 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 9 4 6 5 20 4 0 3 7 5
  Interest 5 3 26 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 18 0 11 7 0 5 0 14 3 12
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 4 0 5 0 0 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 6 0 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 0 5 0 0 0 0 8 3 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 12 0 8 7 0 5 0 11 3 9
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 4 0 5 0 0 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 6 0 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 0 5 0 0 0 0 8 3 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 45 61 42 62 35 35 20 59 22 47
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
95 80 76 84 60 62 36 86 28 56
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
44 30 32 28 15 10 11 31 2 18
  Government Transfer Payments 29 18 24 5 9 3 9 19 5 9
  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 0 11 7 0 5 0 14 3 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 to 74 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 40 1,113 22,069 207 36,321 447 0.503 0.0085 1,249
Earnings 5 548 24,760 682 42,353 1,126 0.576 0.0153 1,249
  Wages and Salary 5 462 25,791 446 43,738 1,240 0.568 0.0169 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 69 11,370 427 27,281 1,815 0.649 0.0326 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 16 6,355 2,587 20,416 3,183 0.657 0.0600 1,249
Social Security 0 0 13,269 83 13,696 58 0.262 0.0059 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 4,473 336 5,470 254 0.440 0.0407 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 3 0 8,033 1,535 12,910 811 0.567 0.0432 1,249
Survivor Benefits 7 0 8,287 589 13,457 755 0.556 0.0396 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 9,455 1,240 12,890 1,254 0.460 0.0758 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,418 411 8,728 449 0.448 0.0437 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 33 131 2,000 22 7,220 203 0.722 0.0147 1,249
  Interest 77 0 1,646 19 4,285 150 0.686 0.0209 1,249
  Dividends 8 11 1,897 34 4,608 192 0.642 0.0264 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 38 0 3,105 266 8,893 497 0.654 0.0316 1,249
Retirement Income 44 4 13,220 298 19,011 266 0.498 0.0108 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 19 0 9,331 267 14,081 299 0.527 0.0158 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 22,973 1,544 27,117 1,067 0.417 0.0354 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,624 1,073 21,789 1,206 0.417 0.0523 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 10 0 20,053 628 24,011 533 0.421 0.0200 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 21,518 3,225 22,337 1,184 0.308 0.0606 1,249
  Annuities 8 0 3,735 1,424 16,510 2,751 0.698 0.0788 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 2 0 8,746 1,052 15,691 1,280 0.547 0.0562 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 5 0 8,415 932 16,837 1,422 0.554 0.0567 1,249
Pension Income 38 1 13,835 314 19,163 277 0.490 0.0113 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 19 0 9,441 283 14,164 312 0.523 0.0165 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 25,596 1,404 28,755 1,123 0.397 0.0367 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,548 1,141 23,845 1,310 0.378 0.0577 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 10 0 20,208 639 24,022 544 0.419 0.0205 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 25,221 2,932 23,400 1,234 0.290 0.0630 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,544 179 3,446 1,168 0.657 0.2106 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 17 661 15,955 95 26,480 413 0.506 0.0104 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
24 797 19,909 170 32,314 418 0.492 0.0090 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 13,322 83 13,792 59 0.264 0.0059 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
12 67 15,844 119 20,415 145 0.385 0.0071 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 10 25 14,614 91 17,552 118 0.350 0.0073 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,325 312 5,302 242 0.437 0.0398 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 13,235 82 13,689 58 0.262 0.0059 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
44 4 12,289 232 18,283 255 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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