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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
15 Years and Over:
All Races
    Total 105,351 4,738 2,612 3,556 4,185 5,188 3,745 5,067 3,847 5,397
Earnings 81,180 3,709 2,607 2,842 2,066 3,630 1,699 3,264 2,013 4,155
  Wages and Salary 75,435 3,116 2,482 2,552 1,905 3,223 1,617 2,945 1,911 3,721
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 7,236 1,396 332 476 264 589 115 385 102 466
  Farm Self-Employment 1,359 610 105 94 36 72 5 38 13 41
Social Security 19,745 488 804 1,105 2,057 2,529 3,168 3,385 2,773 1,631
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,360 344 256 468 831 201 78 56 57 30
Public Assistance 453 295 103 27 16 3 1 1 6 0
Veterans Benefits 2,381 630 301 244 151 190 132 119 100 63
Survivor Benefits 661 164 73 93 63 66 41 11 24 20
Disability Benefits 817 85 89 61 87 110 58 58 40 53
Unemployment Compensation 7,501 1,969 1,380 1,021 731 689 419 396 262 302
Workers Compensation 841 323 120 81 55 33 30 29 27 39
Property Income 45,927 34,924 3,392 2,063 1,107 1,016 463 556 227 325
  Interest 42,757 36,769 2,314 1,079 558 518 214 312 63 123
  Dividends 15,974 11,783 1,422 992 271 491 151 149 59 143
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5,580 3,067 660 512 243 297 87 144 27 103
Retirement Income 11,088 1,021 939 804 830 833 703 685 627 591
  Company or Union Retirement 6,200 842 738 591 567 518 476 364 313 295
  Federal Government Retirement 1,102 35 28 58 26 51 34 63 78 62
  Military Retirement 980 19 25 21 35 96 113 121 104 59
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,050 76 108 106 85 171 74 122 121 135
  Railroad Retirement 167 3 4 2 20 2 4 2 12 14
  Annuities 206 60 22 21 11 7 19 4 18 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 412 56 30 52 35 23 22 14 40 14
  Other or Don't Know 479 64 62 48 88 25 11 22 15 16
Pension Income 9,780 860 817 664 687 738 622 634 561 519
  Company or Union Retirement 5,826 768 705 549 539 489 439 351 304 275
  Federal Government Retirement 997 29 24 40 19 41 18 60 60 62
  Military Retirement 892 11 20 8 34 74 113 99 98 59
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,857 60 85 96 65 148 64 109 112 119
  Railroad Retirement 143 3 4 2 11 2 4 2 9 6
  Annuities 96 26 0 5 4 5 15 0 9 1
Alimony 12 5 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 0
Child Support 336 162 90 38 19 3 7 1 6 2
Educational Assistance 3,973 1,213 928 751 252 289 62 121 41 94
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
941 349 152 152 58 97 21 13 12 24
Other Income, N.E.C. 513 411 21 36 3 15 1 5 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 96,866 3,485 2,931 3,437 3,638 5,488 4,378 6,126 4,313 5,434
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
98,526 3,396 2,651 3,225 3,434 5,116 3,532 5,053 3,575 5,296
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 19,891 487 808 1,102 2,072 2,525 3,170 3,384 2,787 1,642
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
23,290 610 685 998 1,976 2,294 2,371 2,342 2,078 1,649
  Government Transfer Payments 33,445 3,341 2,634 2,601 3,484 3,307 3,377 3,674 2,986 2,043
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2,774 613 349 488 849 203 81 59 58 30
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
22,011 823 988 1,459 2,897 2,737 3,255 3,461 2,837 1,664
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
13,674 1,583 1,254 1,269 1,621 994 779 746 671 610

 

  $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
15 Years and Over:
All Races
    Total 3,128 4,342 2,791 4,773 2,073 3,771 2,069 4,160 1,554 2,691
Earnings 1,742 3,447 1,684 4,248 1,236 3,355 1,293 4,027 913 2,457
  Wages and Salary 1,620 3,177 1,624 3,961 1,209 3,155 1,262 3,771 877 2,316
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 100 306 65 330 40 227 37 255 21 125
  Farm Self-Employment 40 36 3 33 8 5 5 17 0 13
Social Security 889 545 183 53 36 19 21 0 10 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 12 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 57 30 35 99 74 56 15 10 16 5
Survivor Benefits 14 16 3 9 3 8 3 3 3 3
Disability Benefits 29 14 28 8 3 20 8 14 0 16
Unemployment Compensation 137 95 33 30 4 3 1 2 10 4
Workers Compensation 17 22 8 14 1 16 4 9 0 2
Property Income 134 199 124 161 86 62 50 110 39 55
  Interest 56 59 65 71 45 26 18 47 25 25
  Dividends 24 101 0 49 23 26 9 41 16 46
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 52 73 10 57 3 11 10 27 3 12
Retirement Income 582 345 306 472 188 391 159 211 78 138
  Company or Union Retirement 289 123 158 144 64 151 50 70 27 47
  Federal Government Retirement 66 48 45 79 24 67 20 26 17 38
  Military Retirement 93 39 23 45 13 31 11 40 15 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 90 92 61 153 45 122 45 37 24 33
  Railroad Retirement 11 3 10 22 22 13 6 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 5 0 12 0 0 0 3 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 20 3 3 7 1 6 20 13 6 6
  Other or Don't Know 13 22 15 26 5 1 4 7 3 0
Pension Income 519 317 279 457 172 367 135 179 75 130
  Company or Union Retirement 273 121 147 138 58 145 53 61 27 47
  Federal Government Retirement 62 48 41 79 24 63 20 26 17 37
  Military Retirement 89 41 23 43 13 30 13 40 12 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 87 87 55 151 42 113 41 38 17 33
  Railroad Retirement 7 3 10 22 22 13 6 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 1 0 10 0 0 0 3 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 27 31 15 35 8 35 5 11 0 27
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
14 5 0 17 0 0 1 0 0 5
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 2,564 3,893 1,953 4,299 1,390 3,413 1,411 4,007 982 2,494
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,792 4,175 2,403 4,766 1,822 3,834 1,792 4,251 1,223 2,666
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 894 550 190 75 58 31 33 0 12 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,267 969 783 723 591 571 436 344 256 243
  Government Transfer Payments 1,249 940 529 445 312 320 245 205 163 170
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 18 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
911 584 192 61 39 20 22 0 10 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
610 365 316 487 194 398 158 210 78 135

 

  $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
15 Years and Over:
All Races
    Total 1,634 3,726 1,252 2,033 1,058 2,548 868 1,528 807 1,743
Earnings 1,092 3,908 723 1,923 614 2,691 465 1,404 525 1,805
  Wages and Salary 1,075 3,615 726 1,803 592 2,524 471 1,358 512 1,768
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 21 314 30 65 14 180 0 47 1 56
  Farm Self-Employment 0 28 0 23 0 31 0 13 0 11
Social Security 0 51 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 19 1 4 0 2 0 3 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 11 0 0 11 3 3 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 3 0 12
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Property Income 51 53 50 39 43 38 31 25 25 26
  Interest 13 45 8 34 26 8 16 9 20 15
  Dividends 13 36 0 3 0 17 0 0 0 15
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 21 9 6 9 13 0 3 1 14
Retirement Income 177 176 90 47 30 126 22 62 16 110
  Company or Union Retirement 63 74 32 6 8 39 1 10 3 57
  Federal Government Retirement 20 23 12 10 17 34 10 16 5 18
  Military Retirement 15 7 8 7 3 11 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 60 66 25 9 0 38 8 16 4 27
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 5
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 11 2 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 3
  Other or Don't Know 8 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 162 182 80 35 30 107 18 60 15 97
  Company or Union Retirement 59 74 29 7 8 34 0 7 3 41
  Federal Government Retirement 20 31 12 10 17 27 10 16 5 18
  Military Retirement 15 7 8 7 3 11 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 61 62 20 9 0 38 8 17 4 27
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 3 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 1
Educational Assistance 0 3 0 2 0 7 0 3 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 4 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 2

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,136 3,935 765 1,920 668 2,664 518 1,423 553 1,802
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,412 4,059 949 2,070 816 2,747 583 1,516 682 1,882
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 55 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
299 285 175 166 126 126 49 109 83 98
  Government Transfer Payments 192 217 124 115 73 98 57 84 60 52
  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 48 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
182 176 91 47 30 129 23 62 16 110

 

  $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
15 Years and Over:
All Races
    Total 628 1,426 614 1,398 581 814 397 1,006 356 522
Earnings 273 1,449 375 1,511 291 788 229 995 186 460
  Wages and Salary 253 1,372 362 1,429 292 775 203 957 187 427
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 71 9 61 3 17 8 58 0 11
  Farm Self-Employment 0 8 0 17 0 3 0 4 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 4 0 0 0 6 0
Survivor Benefits 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 2
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Property Income 16 18 7 29 26 17 9 16 2 5
  Interest 3 5 10 9 1 5 3 10 0 1
  Dividends 2 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 2 14 8 3 0 10 0 0
Retirement Income 40 20 30 15 17 19 9 19 6 16
  Company or Union Retirement 2 2 3 8 0 8 0 0 0 4
  Federal Government Retirement 15 8 6 0 10 7 0 3 0 4
  Military Retirement 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 16 7 6 3 5 1 3 13 6 8
  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) 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
Pension Income 35 15 20 14 17 17 3 18 6 12
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 8 0 8 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 15 5 6 0 10 7 0 3 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 16 7 6 3 5 1 3 13 6 8
  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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 301 1,443 385 1,484 315 787 253 997 207 466
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
418 1,495 457 1,550 379 824 300 1,015 238 485
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
78 53 74 43 40 18 19 33 16 30
  Government Transfer Payments 49 31 32 16 26 13 18 31 12 18
  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
40 20 30 15 17 19 6 19 6 16

 

    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
15 Years and Over:
All Races
    Total 338 10,386 32,137 95 46,927 214 0.494 0.0032 1,249
Earnings 175 8,913 36,676 119 50,140 259 0.481 0.0036 1,249
  Wages and Salary 168 8,120 37,102 122 50,221 262 0.474 0.0037 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 636 18,979 1,112 35,501 890 0.622 0.0128 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 48 4,150 492 18,433 1,404 0.709 0.0266 1,249
Social Security 0 0 14,781 62 14,632 50 0.239 0.0050 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,835 82 7,716 108 0.332 0.0159 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 1,919 101 2,585 156 0.477 0.0515 1,249
Veterans Benefits 9 0 7,754 414 12,701 326 0.546 0.0179 1,249
Survivor Benefits 8 0 7,484 472 13,085 744 0.578 0.0385 1,249
Disability Benefits 8 0 11,974 364 16,860 679 0.478 0.0329 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 8 0 5,983 119 8,083 100 0.473 0.0098 1,249
Workers Compensation 2 0 4,539 337 9,321 476 0.586 0.0327 1,249
Property Income 57 246 1,644 9 3,999 68 0.665 0.0106 1,249
  Interest 130 0 1,454 8 2,101 45 0.508 0.0172 1,249
  Dividends 12 67 1,695 15 3,542 88 0.618 0.0170 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 65 2 2,274 34 6,675 242 0.645 0.0211 1,249
Retirement Income 110 26 16,511 215 21,728 211 0.466 0.0081 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 49 3 11,742 212 16,384 235 0.494 0.0113 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 19 2 27,657 1,004 32,360 758 0.371 0.0236 1,249
  Military Retirement 2 0 18,908 419 22,717 516 0.325 0.0262 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 21 3 23,221 701 27,959 520 0.404 0.0176 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 29,401 1,529 28,790 1,528 0.309 0.0615 1,249
  Annuities 7 0 7,494 1,402 16,166 1,721 0.618 0.0642 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 9 0 13,569 1,296 20,356 1,156 0.508 0.0425 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 13 0 9,352 348 16,921 1,018 0.527 0.0439 1,249
Pension Income 100 6 16,978 218 21,911 219 0.455 0.0084 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 52 0 11,797 218 16,344 239 0.490 0.0116 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 15 0 29,658 906 33,322 767 0.350 0.0244 1,249
  Military Retirement 2 0 19,706 469 23,557 532 0.310 0.0272 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 21 0 24,590 691 28,903 544 0.390 0.0184 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 31,069 761 30,630 1,703 0.290 0.0666 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 13,679 919 20,276 2,457 0.549 0.0807 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 2,684 262 5,224 583 0.619 0.0728 1,249
Educational Assistance 12 0 4,584 95 7,085 173 0.532 0.0182 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 4,484 282 7,494 410 0.573 0.0374 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,562 77 4,212 610 0.711 0.0825 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 190 9,018 30,462 101 45,003 222 0.497 0.0033 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
248 9,398 32,420 102 46,690 219 0.482 0.0033 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 14,827 62 14,766 52 0.244 0.0051 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
65 119 17,943 103 22,749 129 0.380 0.0058 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 39 62 13,504 76 15,894 86 0.421 0.0050 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,174 151 6,986 104 0.373 0.0147 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 14,114 64 14,006 49 0.259 0.0048 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
110 30 12,875 210 19,035 181 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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