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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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 4,621 220 101 141 130 252 129 175 126 237
Earnings 3,826 131 81 90 76 176 75 139 91 189
  Wages and Salary 3,567 112 84 82 74 156 66 112 86 162
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 331 42 16 10 12 24 9 27 7 28
  Farm Self-Employment 31 17 0 0 0 4 0 2 0 2
Social Security 484 15 40 53 69 58 62 67 45 29
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 76 10 11 20 20 12 1 0 1 0
Public Assistance 13 7 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 59 5 7 4 7 4 4 5 4 1
Survivor Benefits 8 3 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 20 1 4 1 3 6 0 0 2 4
Unemployment Compensation 230 44 50 34 17 25 10 17 12 13
Workers Compensation 35 13 2 3 4 2 0 0 3 2
Property Income 2,024 1,612 131 86 27 37 23 29 13 9
  Interest 1,890 1,675 85 38 18 30 10 10 2 3
  Dividends 678 524 62 36 5 9 9 8 3 9
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 227 125 19 22 13 13 2 12 4 2
Retirement Income 250 19 24 19 12 20 12 11 7 12
  Company or Union Retirement 132 17 21 14 8 6 6 4 1 9
  Federal Government Retirement 33 0 2 0 0 4 0 1 2 3
  Military Retirement 23 2 0 0 2 0 0 3 4 1
  State or Local Government Retirement 53 3 2 0 1 8 6 2 2 2
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 5 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 8 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0
  Other or Don't Know 16 0 1 4 5 2 0 1 0 0
Pension Income 226 17 22 17 13 14 10 11 6 12
  Company or Union Retirement 127 15 22 13 8 6 6 4 1 9
  Federal Government Retirement 31 0 2 0 0 4 0 1 0 3
  Military Retirement 23 2 0 0 2 0 0 3 4 1
  State or Local Government Retirement 44 0 0 0 1 4 6 2 2 2
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 6 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Educational Assistance 229 54 46 34 10 34 4 2 4 11
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
86 17 11 17 11 19 2 0 2 4
Other Income, N.E.C. 18 11 0 2 0 2 0 0 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 4,224 132 108 132 136 218 122 198 130 219
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4,275 131 98 122 126 217 111 179 125 222
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 484 15 40 53 69 58 62 67 45 29
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
581 17 37 45 67 56 50 52 39 36
  Government Transfer Payments 916 105 109 99 110 95 59 65 59 49
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 90 16 17 20 22 12 1 0 1 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
553 27 41 62 97 73 64 66 46 28
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
333 36 41 38 29 26 13 13 8 16

 

  $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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 137 198 95 233 60 150 64 155 44 125
Earnings 120 151 64 193 44 160 36 158 29 113
  Wages and Salary 109 140 62 180 43 152 36 142 25 109
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 11 13 5 17 1 13 2 15 2 3
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 21 13 9 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 5 4 4 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0
Property Income 9 11 2 5 2 2 0 3 0 1
  Interest 4 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 15 8 12 21 5 11 0 3 6 2
  Company or Union Retirement 7 2 7 2 2 3 0 2 2 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 2 0 4 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 5 0 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 5 1 11 0 3 0 0 4 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 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 15 8 11 18 5 11 0 3 6 2
  Company or Union Retirement 7 2 7 2 2 3 0 2 2 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 2 0 4 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 5 0 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 5 1 11 0 3 0 0 4 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 2 3 2 1 0 10 0 2 0 3
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 2 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 137 163 73 196 43 160 38 154 31 115
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
140 167 81 212 48 162 41 159 37 119
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 21 13 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
28 20 19 18 7 7 8 5 6 2
  Government Transfer Payments 27 31 23 11 4 12 6 2 4 4
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
21 17 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
15 8 12 21 5 11 0 3 6 2

 

  $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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 54 153 43 63 38 153 33 59 32 98
Earnings 42 158 25 71 24 154 16 56 24 102
  Wages and Salary 42 155 19 66 23 144 16 52 24 98
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 8 2 2 0 12 0 2 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 2 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 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 1
Property Income 1 2 0 2 2 0 0 2 0 2
  Interest 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Retirement Income 0 5 2 2 2 5 2 3 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 6 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 2 0 0 2 1 2 2 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 5 2 2 2 5 2 3 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 6 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 2 0 0 2 1 2 2 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 3 0 0 0 2 0 2 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 40 159 30 71 25 152 21 57 25 102
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
42 160 36 74 33 154 23 63 29 105
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7 12 6 5 4 3 2 2 1 1
  Government Transfer Payments 5 11 6 4 2 0 2 3 1 1
  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
0 5 2 2 2 5 2 3 0 0

 

  $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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 26 76 22 81 16 65 18 53 25 25
Earnings 15 87 9 84 7 63 8 61 9 25
  Wages and Salary 15 85 12 84 7 63 8 54 9 25
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 2 0 1 0 3 0 8 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 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 2 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 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 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 2 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 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 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 2 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 15 87 9 83 7 63 8 61 9 25
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
19 89 15 83 7 63 10 62 9 25
  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 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  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
0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 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:
Asian alone (3)
    Total 15 698 36,267 676 53,426 1,107 0.494 0.0151 1,430
Earnings 13 655 41,526 584 57,773 1,260 0.470 0.0164 1,430
  Wages and Salary 11 620 42,248 1,495 57,768 1,251 0.458 0.0165 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 35 21,705 1,132 44,232 5,081 0.622 0.0682 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 12,777 541 13,096 374 0.295 0.0352 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,031 644 6,976 456 0.327 0.0800 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,497 667 8,530 539 0.436 0.0513 1,430
Workers Compensation 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 9 1,570 42 3,056 282 0.604 0.0654 1,430
  Interest 6 0 1,411 39 1,624 202 0.398 0.1107 1,430
  Dividends 0 1 1,618 74 2,816 365 0.558 0.0997 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 0 2,265 180 5,325 927 0.545 0.1241 1,430
Retirement Income 3 2 19,908 2,510 23,604 1,585 0.455 0.0574 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 12,097 2,703 19,346 2,081 0.549 0.0750 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Pension Income 5 0 20,844 2,447 23,911 1,632 0.430 0.0597 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 12,395 2,735 18,981 2,029 0.538 0.0757 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 6,004 663 10,615 1,003 0.546 0.0680 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 7,122 944 8,053 844 0.394 0.0993 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 14 655 36,634 605 53,821 1,167 0.489 0.0158 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
14 665 37,441 1,413 54,570 1,154 0.479 0.0155 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,777 541 13,096 374 0.295 0.0352 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 6 15,861 692 21,089 916 0.426 0.0397 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 3 10,932 476 14,620 550 0.462 0.0314 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,435 696 6,443 442 0.360 0.0734 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,675 479 12,507 348 0.305 0.0336 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3 2 12,212 1,452 19,481 1,291 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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