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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:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 88,720 3,861 2,051 2,803 3,154 4,147 3,052 4,269 3,221 4,406
Earnings 68,639 3,077 2,161 2,430 1,694 3,006 1,355 2,717 1,647 3,314
  Wages and Salary 63,555 2,552 2,052 2,171 1,553 2,648 1,289 2,451 1,552 2,939
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 6,344 1,216 285 437 228 513 102 329 92 403
  Farm Self-Employment 1,247 527 98 92 36 68 5 36 12 39
Social Security 17,185 376 657 886 1,593 2,130 2,827 3,033 2,549 1,485
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,660 256 181 344 528 143 54 51 52 24
Public Assistance 324 213 72 20 9 3 1 1 6 0
Veterans Benefits 1,977 565 243 202 113 154 119 91 72 59
Survivor Benefits 597 151 66 75 60 61 41 10 22 20
Disability Benefits 674 70 73 55 66 72 48 46 34 47
Unemployment Compensation 6,245 1,611 1,165 825 623 549 359 331 219 265
Workers Compensation 708 264 112 68 48 29 25 26 21 30
Property Income 41,151 30,996 3,125 1,883 1,032 937 429 505 211 304
  Interest 38,358 32,820 2,145 1,000 520 470 196 288 61 114
  Dividends 14,691 10,764 1,334 906 260 472 142 139 53 135
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5,050 2,753 612 464 210 264 82 127 22 100
Retirement Income 9,886 951 865 695 729 727 615 618 551 534
  Company or Union Retirement 5,588 786 689 508 502 478 429 330 294 263
  Federal Government Retirement 967 32 21 52 22 41 31 62 70 56
  Military Retirement 811 17 25 20 32 72 96 96 72 50
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,828 70 95 95 75 142 53 112 104 124
  Railroad Retirement 156 3 4 2 20 2 0 2 10 14
  Annuities 188 56 22 19 10 4 19 4 14 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 390 56 28 47 33 23 20 14 38 14
  Other or Don't Know 409 57 56 41 67 19 11 19 15 15
Pension Income 8,734 808 759 581 607 656 546 573 489 462
  Company or Union Retirement 5,250 719 655 476 476 456 400 317 285 243
  Federal Government Retirement 882 26 21 40 15 33 16 56 54 56
  Military Retirement 740 9 19 8 31 57 96 84 66 50
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,670 59 80 87 57 122 44 101 99 109
  Railroad Retirement 133 3 4 2 11 2 0 2 7 6
  Annuities 85 23 0 5 4 4 15 0 5 0
Alimony 10 3 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 0
Child Support 286 138 70 37 17 2 5 1 6 1
Educational Assistance 3,038 952 715 553 199 218 53 90 33 65
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
739 264 127 123 38 70 17 13 11 20
Other Income, N.E.C. 452 366 18 27 3 13 1 5 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 82,147 2,814 2,394 2,862 2,848 4,533 3,742 5,281 3,742 4,467
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
83,533 2,742 2,139 2,656 2,689 4,191 2,941 4,273 3,044 4,346
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 17,320 376 661 883 1,608 2,126 2,826 3,032 2,561 1,496
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
20,207 496 552 778 1,536 1,894 2,060 2,043 1,871 1,498
  Government Transfer Payments 28,121 2,648 2,098 2,016 2,618 2,694 2,973 3,241 2,677 1,835
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,957 454 242 359 537 145 57 54 53 24
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
18,772 620 793 1,138 2,126 2,272 2,892 3,107 2,598 1,515
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
11,696 1,363 1,076 1,034 1,238 837 668 666 588 541

 

  $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:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 2,642 3,584 2,367 3,880 1,798 3,159 1,792 3,528 1,366 2,246
Earnings 1,403 2,827 1,395 3,410 1,049 2,800 1,102 3,395 800 2,063
  Wages and Salary 1,302 2,594 1,349 3,141 1,024 2,622 1,071 3,183 766 1,931
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 78 264 54 298 29 196 33 218 17 118
  Farm Self-Employment 36 31 3 32 8 5 5 16 0 13
Social Security 796 508 166 48 36 17 21 0 10 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 11 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 39 23 32 81 58 39 15 7 16 4
Survivor Benefits 12 16 3 9 3 5 3 3 3 2
Disability Benefits 24 10 28 6 3 17 8 14 0 16
Unemployment Compensation 117 89 28 30 4 1 0 2 10 4
Workers Compensation 13 20 8 10 1 12 3 7 0 2
Property Income 118 183 116 145 81 58 46 102 39 55
  Interest 49 55 55 61 45 26 18 41 25 23
  Dividends 24 94 0 49 22 24 7 39 16 44
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 47 69 10 48 3 11 10 27 3 12
Retirement Income 509 303 256 409 173 349 149 194 68 119
  Company or Union Retirement 255 105 135 122 56 139 40 68 22 39
  Federal Government Retirement 58 46 39 68 22 52 20 24 15 35
  Military Retirement 75 34 11 45 13 24 11 34 15 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 80 83 54 130 44 110 42 33 21 26
  Railroad Retirement 11 0 10 20 22 13 6 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 5 0 11 0 0 0 3 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 19 0 3 3 1 6 20 12 6 6
  Other or Don't Know 7 17 13 26 3 1 4 3 3 0
Pension Income 450 277 232 398 157 327 124 163 65 111
  Company or Union Retirement 238 103 125 117 50 133 44 60 22 39
  Federal Government Retirement 58 46 35 68 22 50 20 24 15 35
  Military Retirement 71 34 11 42 13 24 13 34 12 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 77 78 48 128 41 105 39 34 13 26
  Railroad Retirement 7 0 10 20 22 13 6 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 1 0 8 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 26 25 11 24 7 15 5 8 0 18
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
14 5 0 12 0 0 1 0 0 5
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 2,156 3,236 1,641 3,455 1,191 2,849 1,212 3,377 861 2,095
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,360 3,481 2,049 3,877 1,586 3,233 1,561 3,593 1,078 2,233
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 802 510 172 68 57 29 33 0 12 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,132 881 693 651 542 520 402 313 235 208
  Government Transfer Payments 1,099 835 453 397 283 271 223 187 151 148
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
813 536 172 55 38 18 22 0 10 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
532 323 265 422 177 359 150 194 68 116

 

  $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:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,426 3,282 1,112 1,777 931 2,172 781 1,320 723 1,465
Earnings 938 3,435 648 1,663 537 2,312 414 1,213 465 1,546
  Wages and Salary 923 3,154 655 1,551 520 2,166 420 1,176 452 1,516
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 21 299 24 56 11 152 0 41 1 47
  Farm Self-Employment 0 28 0 21 0 31 0 13 0 11
Social Security 0 47 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 14 1 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 11 0 0 7 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 2
Property Income 50 49 50 35 35 36 31 22 25 24
  Interest 13 39 8 34 22 8 16 9 20 15
  Dividends 11 36 0 3 0 16 0 0 0 13
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 21 9 4 9 12 0 1 1 12
Retirement Income 164 164 85 41 27 113 20 57 15 107
  Company or Union Retirement 56 67 30 6 8 31 1 8 3 55
  Federal Government Retirement 17 20 12 9 11 30 7 13 4 17
  Military Retirement 15 7 8 5 3 9 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 56 63 25 9 0 36 8 16 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
  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 149 169 78 30 24 97 16 55 14 92
  Company or Union Retirement 52 67 27 7 8 27 0 5 3 39
  Federal Government Retirement 17 25 12 9 11 26 7 13 4 17
  Military Retirement 15 7 8 5 3 9 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 56 60 20 9 0 36 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 0 0 2 0 5 0 2 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 976 3,450 683 1,660 591 2,289 459 1,229 492 1,543
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,235 3,568 851 1,806 709 2,372 523 1,308 605 1,608
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 51 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
269 248 156 150 119 119 46 100 78 94
  Government Transfer Payments 175 194 103 105 61 95 48 76 57 50
  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 44 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
169 164 86 41 27 113 20 57 15 107

 

  $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:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 558 1,251 556 1,203 535 708 356 892 314 463
Earnings 232 1,277 342 1,313 263 676 207 863 163 405
  Wages and Salary 212 1,209 327 1,232 266 660 184 830 164 375
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 67 9 58 3 12 6 45 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 2 0 0 0 6 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 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 13 18 7 29 26 13 9 16 2 5
  Interest 1 5 10 9 1 5 3 9 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 37 15 23 15 13 19 8 18 6 16
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 3 8 0 8 0 0 0 4
  Federal Government Retirement 15 5 0 0 10 7 0 3 0 4
  Military Retirement 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 15 7 6 3 3 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 12 14 13 17 3 17 6 12
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 8 0 8 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 15 5 0 0 10 7 0 3 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 15 7 6 3 3 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 257 1,272 352 1,290 287 676 230 865 182 410
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
362 1,320 414 1,350 346 711 270 880 213 429
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
73 49 62 39 36 16 16 33 16 30
  Government Transfer Payments 49 27 26 14 25 10 13 29 12 16
  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
37 15 23 15 13 19 4 18 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:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 305 9,263 33,782 231 48,606 242 0.493 0.0035 1,249
Earnings 158 7,925 37,579 255 51,595 292 0.484 0.0039 1,249
  Wages and Salary 152 7,223 38,758 329 51,789 296 0.475 0.0040 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 566 19,214 1,050 35,563 960 0.620 0.0136 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 46 4,972 518 19,561 1,518 0.705 0.0285 1,249
Social Security 0 0 15,102 60 14,935 53 0.233 0.0054 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,728 108 7,821 135 0.346 0.0190 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 1,907 118 2,702 194 0.493 0.0622 1,249
Veterans Benefits 9 0 7,240 326 12,447 363 0.559 0.0198 1,249
Survivor Benefits 8 0 7,776 540 12,912 773 0.569 0.0412 1,249
Disability Benefits 8 0 12,580 640 18,016 802 0.492 0.0354 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 7 0 6,050 134 8,213 111 0.474 0.0107 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,506 332 9,051 488 0.581 0.0343 1,249
Property Income 57 230 1,660 9 4,152 73 0.671 0.0109 1,249
  Interest 118 0 1,461 8 2,158 48 0.517 0.0178 1,249
  Dividends 12 64 1,706 16 3,620 93 0.621 0.0175 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 65 2 2,293 36 6,917 261 0.652 0.0218 1,249
Retirement Income 89 21 16,460 225 21,672 223 0.468 0.0085 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 32 3 11,615 218 16,110 242 0.495 0.0118 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 14 2 27,140 992 31,993 797 0.374 0.0251 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,156 552 23,075 577 0.332 0.0283 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 19 3 23,859 746 28,624 562 0.405 0.0186 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 30,124 1,288 29,344 1,613 0.312 0.0635 1,249
  Annuities 7 0 7,160 1,333 16,333 1,849 0.624 0.0669 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 9 0 13,541 1,380 20,581 1,211 0.516 0.0433 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 11 0 9,424 423 17,374 1,139 0.545 0.0458 1,249
Pension Income 74 6 16,793 228 21,772 231 0.459 0.0089 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 36 0 11,636 222 16,023 246 0.490 0.0122 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 10 0 29,038 1,130 32,884 800 0.352 0.0258 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 20,032 671 23,916 590 0.317 0.0292 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 19 0 24,980 739 29,388 585 0.394 0.0193 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 31,589 808 31,428 1,808 0.300 0.0685 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 13,590 865 21,057 2,727 0.565 0.0826 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 2,662 293 5,470 678 0.617 0.0794 1,249
Educational Assistance 12 0 4,482 108 6,962 200 0.534 0.0214 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 4,581 299 7,980 503 0.581 0.0423 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,544 81 4,320 681 0.724 0.0873 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 172 8,027 30,982 116 46,235 250 0.498 0.0036 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
219 8,363 34,043 255 48,033 246 0.481 0.0036 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 15,149 61 15,083 56 0.238 0.0055 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
53 100 18,496 106 23,304 139 0.374 0.0061 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 35 53 14,171 79 16,458 96 0.414 0.0054 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,965 172 7,081 129 0.391 0.0176 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 14,606 66 14,411 53 0.250 0.0052 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
89 24 13,624 226 19,504 197 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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