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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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 11,258 624 428 598 873 738 532 572 463 725
Earnings 8,152 495 342 319 295 424 246 362 253 625
  Wages and Salary 7,786 454 326 293 277 391 239 348 252 594
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 518 122 27 33 24 52 5 21 3 35
  Farm Self-Employment 77 60 6 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
Social Security 1,994 93 103 172 368 321 270 280 178 105
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 576 70 60 100 264 38 21 4 3 5
Public Assistance 108 70 27 7 5 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 316 57 45 37 25 24 9 23 23 2
Survivor Benefits 48 8 6 18 3 3 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 111 13 7 9 14 28 9 13 5 2
Unemployment Compensation 956 291 157 153 81 103 49 48 27 24
Workers Compensation 86 43 5 8 0 3 5 3 3 7
Property Income 2,556 2,151 127 86 40 40 9 19 2 11
  Interest 2,340 2,124 77 35 16 17 8 13 0 5
  Dividends 560 453 29 44 4 10 0 1 3 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 273 163 30 23 21 17 2 4 0 2
Retirement Income 896 43 45 88 84 85 75 54 60 42
  Company or Union Retirement 455 34 26 68 57 33 41 28 16 22
  Federal Government Retirement 96 1 4 6 4 4 3 0 3 3
  Military Retirement 143 0 1 3 1 22 17 20 26 8
  State or Local Government Retirement 151 3 7 11 6 21 14 8 13 8
  Railroad Retirement 10 0 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
  Annuities 13 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 3 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 13 0 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 49 5 6 5 14 4 0 2 0 1
Pension Income 780 32 34 65 67 69 66 48 57 42
  Company or Union Retirement 427 31 27 59 54 26 34 28 16 22
  Federal Government Retirement 80 1 1 0 4 4 1 3 3 3
  Military Retirement 125 0 1 0 1 14 17 12 26 8
  State or Local Government Retirement 134 0 5 8 6 22 13 5 10 8
  Railroad Retirement 10 0 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
  Annuities 8 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 1
Alimony 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 47 20 18 2 3 1 2 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 686 189 173 164 41 38 5 29 5 14
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
109 65 12 12 7 7 2 1 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 30 24 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 9,859 529 405 439 628 697 482 600 416 713
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
10,068 515 386 446 595 672 444 557 384 699
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 2,004 93 104 172 368 321 274 280 178 105
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2,391 90 89 182 349 326 244 249 163 108
  Government Transfer Payments 4,179 552 413 483 700 472 327 355 239 153
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 675 130 87 106 270 38 21 4 3 5
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
2,558 166 147 261 629 362 288 282 190 109
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1,540 167 129 193 329 123 95 62 64 48

 

  $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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 342 530 301 606 189 420 197 441 127 294
Earnings 221 443 201 592 127 355 141 433 75 256
  Wages and Salary 208 418 191 588 126 341 141 410 76 249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 14 31 5 15 9 17 2 17 2 3
  Farm Self-Employment 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 69 20 8 5 0 2 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 14 7 2 15 12 12 0 3 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 1
Disability Benefits 5 2 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 12 2 4 0 0 3 1 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 3 0 0 4 0 0 1 0 0 0
Property Income 5 5 6 10 2 2 4 8 0 0
  Interest 3 4 8 7 0 0 0 7 0 2
  Dividends 0 4 0 0 1 1 2 2 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 55 32 37 34 10 31 10 12 4 20
  Company or Union Retirement 24 14 14 17 6 9 10 0 3 7
  Federal Government Retirement 7 0 6 7 2 12 0 2 1 7
  Military Retirement 12 5 12 0 0 6 0 5 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 9 4 7 9 1 9 2 4 0 7
  Railroad Retirement 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 5 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 50 29 36 34 12 29 12 10 4 20
  Company or Union Retirement 26 14 13 16 6 9 10 0 3 7
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 6 7 2 10 0 2 1 6
  Military Retirement 12 7 12 0 0 4 0 5 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 9 4 7 9 1 5 2 4 0 7
  Railroad Retirement 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 2 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 4 2 10 0 7 0 0 0 6
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 3 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 273 466 213 596 143 362 145 437 82 259
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
291 499 246 620 173 397 173 457 99 290
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 69 23 8 5 2 2 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
102 64 67 48 40 43 23 24 13 31
  Government Transfer Payments 121 68 47 31 21 36 16 13 9 19
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
74 29 11 6 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
59 32 39 35 12 28 8 12 4 20

 

  $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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 138 280 87 172 80 193 51 151 44 176
Earnings 101 289 41 171 48 196 37 134 31 155
  Wages and Salary 99 282 43 169 45 189 37 129 32 154
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 4 7 3 12 0 4 0 6
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 2 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 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 4 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 2 3 0 2 6 2 0 2 0 0
  Interest 0 6 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0
Retirement Income 13 6 3 4 1 8 0 2 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 2 1 0 1 4 2 2 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 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 7 0 3 4 4 0 2 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 2 4 0 1 4 0 2 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
  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 109 300 43 169 48 195 40 136 33 155
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
123 305 54 171 69 194 39 140 44 167
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
21 27 13 11 3 4 1 6 3 1
  Government Transfer Payments 14 15 15 7 9 3 6 4 1 2
  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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
13 6 3 4 1 11 2 2 0 2

 

  $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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 41 88 34 101 31 38 17 51 15 33
Earnings 25 72 24 103 21 44 13 61 13 28
  Wages and Salary 25 66 22 103 19 48 12 66 13 25
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 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 0 0 2 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 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Interest 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 2 3 7 0 2 0 0 1 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 0 7 0 2 0 0 1 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  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 27 72 24 100 21 44 14 61 15 30
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
36 74 28 104 27 46 16 63 14 31
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 2 7 4 3 2 3 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 2 6 2 0 3 5 2 0 2
  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
2 3 7 0 2 0 0 1 0 0

 

    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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 18 418 23,061 463 32,212 453 0.475 0.0098 1,430
Earnings 4 334 28,137 662 35,587 568 0.448 0.0111 1,430
  Wages and Salary 4 281 28,718 690 35,274 565 0.438 0.0111 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 34 13,131 2,120 29,134 2,695 0.645 0.0526 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 1,607 220 4,785 2,163 0.710 0.2658 1,430
Social Security 0 0 12,034 208 12,454 158 0.270 0.0171 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,049 136 7,492 210 0.286 0.0338 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 1,930 222 2,131 255 0.350 0.1108 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 9,417 1,063 13,729 893 0.492 0.0499 1,430
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Disability Benefits 0 0 11,148 553 11,811 827 0.346 0.0779 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 1 0 5,502 301 7,201 272 0.475 0.0296 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 2,508 1,456 8,307 1,278 0.599 0.0844 1,430
Property Income 2 6 1,485 35 2,533 237 0.570 0.0689 1,430
  Interest 6 0 1,377 34 1,669 183 0.428 0.0970 1,430
  Dividends 0 3 1,546 78 2,688 455 0.578 0.1271 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2,089 151 3,878 724 0.509 0.1264 1,430
Retirement Income 16 4 16,295 835 21,772 804 0.441 0.0325 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 14 0 13,059 810 18,639 1,071 0.473 0.0469 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 33,216 2,684 36,099 2,881 0.362 0.0821 1,430
  Military Retirement 2 0 18,289 697 21,232 1,321 0.262 0.0815 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 18,657 1,584 21,860 1,356 0.345 0.0646 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Pension Income 20 0 17,883 760 22,574 832 0.417 0.0338 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 14 0 13,633 917 19,189 1,131 0.472 0.0481 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 35,018 2,503 37,468 2,978 0.304 0.0931 1,430
  Military Retirement 2 0 19,170 652 22,367 1,442 0.259 0.0864 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 19,530 1,929 22,617 1,435 0.336 0.0683 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Child Support 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,724 227 6,338 334 0.476 0.0439 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 2,096 240 4,054 632 0.547 0.1182 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 4 336 22,690 435 31,944 482 0.464 0.0103 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
15 366 25,233 325 33,219 482 0.458 0.0101 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,064 209 12,486 158 0.270 0.0171 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
12 9 14,126 299 18,546 395 0.401 0.0204 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 4 3 9,791 138 12,557 224 0.441 0.0157 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,635 151 6,739 202 0.330 0.0313 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,524 209 11,485 142 0.296 0.0155 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
16 4 9,635 178 15,622 532 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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