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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
25 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 77,896 1,577 1,013 1,584 2,298 3,237 2,628 3,510 2,794 3,814
Earnings 59,794 1,537 1,090 1,420 1,095 2,203 1,043 2,102 1,278 2,810
  Wages and Salary 54,929 1,097 999 1,184 963 1,860 980 1,835 1,188 2,446
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5,998 1,054 259 379 208 500 102 320 92 389
  Farm Self-Employment 1,154 482 86 84 26 62 5 36 12 39
Social Security 16,864 333 595 822 1,523 2,102 2,811 3,010 2,536 1,483
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,449 224 151 290 445 134 54 51 51 24
Public Assistance 277 175 64 20 6 3 1 1 6 0
Veterans Benefits 1,946 555 240 198 113 149 119 83 72 59
Survivor Benefits 581 148 66 66 58 61 40 8 22 20
Disability Benefits 659 67 69 55 60 70 48 46 34 47
Unemployment Compensation 5,733 1,391 1,088 748 566 525 349 310 215 258
Workers Compensation 648 222 104 67 46 29 23 26 21 30
Property Income 38,248 28,210 3,089 1,850 1,023 923 426 503 207 304
  Interest 35,592 30,116 2,124 985 517 465 193 288 61 114
  Dividends 14,211 10,328 1,314 891 260 470 142 139 49 135
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5,008 2,725 611 464 210 255 82 126 22 100
Retirement Income 9,847 946 855 686 722 725 614 616 551 534
  Company or Union Retirement 5,580 785 685 505 502 478 429 330 294 263
  Federal Government Retirement 963 32 21 50 22 41 30 62 70 56
  Military Retirement 804 17 25 18 32 70 96 96 72 50
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,820 70 91 92 74 142 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) 386 54 26 47 33 23 20 14 38 14
  Other or Don't Know 400 55 56 41 62 19 11 17 15 15
Pension Income 8,726 808 755 581 607 656 546 573 489 462
  Company or Union Retirement 5,246 719 650 476 476 456 400 317 285 243
  Federal Government Retirement 880 26 21 40 15 33 16 56 54 56
  Military Retirement 739 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 221 103 60 27 12 2 3 0 4 1
Educational Assistance 1,326 405 306 248 84 93 19 51 13 23
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
478 204 96 55 20 39 2 11 1 10
Other Income, N.E.C. 423 342 17 24 3 13 1 5 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 73,041 1,269 1,272 1,800 2,192 3,696 3,417 4,637 3,366 3,955
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
74,402 1,195 1,014 1,586 2,027 3,354 2,618 3,623 2,668 3,834
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 17,000 333 598 819 1,538 2,099 2,810 3,009 2,549 1,493
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
19,849 448 479 706 1,460 1,865 2,043 2,019 1,858 1,495
  Government Transfer Payments 26,349 2,057 1,723 1,694 2,371 2,610 2,942 3,182 2,666 1,827
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,699 385 205 304 451 137 57 53 53 24
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
18,212 521 703 1,018 1,969 2,237 2,876 3,082 2,585 1,513
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
11,403 1,290 1,028 970 1,150 827 667 661 588 541

 

  $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
25 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 2,380 3,168 2,208 3,557 1,706 2,998 1,707 3,355 1,319 2,171
Earnings 1,173 2,472 1,268 3,089 988 2,640 1,054 3,239 768 1,992
  Wages and Salary 1,073 2,247 1,223 2,828 962 2,470 1,017 3,027 740 1,862
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 76 260 54 293 29 186 33 218 17 114
  Farm Self-Employment 31 30 3 30 8 5 5 16 0 13
Social Security 796 508 166 48 36 17 21 0 10 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 11 15 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 37 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 111 84 28 30 0 1 0 2 10 4
Workers Compensation 13 20 8 10 1 8 3 7 0 2
Property Income 118 179 112 145 81 58 46 100 39 53
  Interest 49 52 51 61 42 26 18 41 25 23
  Dividends 24 92 0 49 22 24 7 39 16 44
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 47 69 10 48 3 11 10 25 3 12
Retirement Income 509 303 255 409 173 349 149 194 68 119
  Company or Union Retirement 255 105 135 122 56 139 40 68 22 39
  Federal Government Retirement 58 46 38 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 450 277 231 398 157 327 124 163 65 111
  Company or Union Retirement 238 103 125 117 50 133 44 60 22 39
  Federal Government Retirement 58 46 33 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 20 11 8 16 0 2 2 8 0 8
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
8 5 0 6 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 1,924 2,882 1,513 3,134 1,128 2,688 1,164 3,220 829 2,025
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,127 3,127 1,920 3,556 1,523 3,072 1,513 3,437 1,046 2,164
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 802 510 172 68 57 29 33 0 12 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,132 881 691 651 542 520 402 313 235 208
  Government Transfer Payments 1,091 817 449 397 275 271 223 187 151 148
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 16 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
813 534 172 55 38 17 22 0 10 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
532 321 263 422 177 359 150 194 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
25 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,365 3,201 1,093 1,727 922 2,126 765 1,287 711 1,434
Earnings 891 3,349 631 1,613 536 2,264 399 1,172 459 1,518
  Wages and Salary 874 3,073 638 1,506 519 2,119 407 1,135 445 1,490
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 21 297 24 56 11 148 0 41 1 47
  Farm Self-Employment 0 25 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 33 31 22 25 24
  Interest 13 39 8 34 22 5 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 27 111 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 7 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 96 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 7 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 0 0 5 0 0 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 928 3,365 666 1,611 590 2,241 445 1,188 485 1,514
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,188 3,483 834 1,756 708 2,324 509 1,268 600 1,580
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 51 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
269 248 156 150 119 117 46 100 78 94
  Government Transfer Payments 175 194 103 101 61 93 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 27 111 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
25 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 545 1,241 556 1,188 535 698 347 872 314 454
Earnings 225 1,266 342 1,299 263 664 201 849 163 399
  Wages and Salary 207 1,194 325 1,220 266 645 184 816 164 375
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 65 9 56 3 11 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 0
  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 250 1,261 352 1,276 287 664 224 851 182 403
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
355 1,309 414 1,336 345 699 264 867 213 420
  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
25 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 299 9,191 38,200 228 53,248 268 0.465 0.0037 1,249
Earnings 158 7,870 42,033 105 56,879 325 0.453 0.0042 1,249
  Wages and Salary 152 7,176 42,733 363 57,476 333 0.443 0.0043 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 561 20,554 278 36,693 975 0.607 0.0137 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 46 5,276 563 20,599 1,633 0.701 0.0294 1,249
Social Security 0 0 15,205 60 15,073 53 0.229 0.0054 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,836 120 8,035 149 0.350 0.0203 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 1,980 133 2,834 219 0.505 0.0656 1,249
Veterans Benefits 9 0 7,241 330 12,505 368 0.561 0.0199 1,249
Survivor Benefits 8 0 7,936 568 13,068 793 0.572 0.0414 1,249
Disability Benefits 8 0 12,965 700 18,298 815 0.490 0.0356 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 7 0 6,294 141 8,447 118 0.468 0.0112 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,949 424 9,452 516 0.565 0.0357 1,249
Property Income 57 229 1,695 10 4,418 78 0.678 0.0108 1,249
  Interest 117 0 1,477 9 2,290 51 0.536 0.0174 1,249
  Dividends 12 64 1,720 16 3,713 96 0.625 0.0174 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 65 2 2,297 36 6,930 263 0.652 0.0219 1,249
Retirement Income 89 21 16,523 225 21,720 223 0.467 0.0085 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 32 3 11,636 218 16,128 243 0.495 0.0118 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 14 2 27,161 1,007 32,054 799 0.373 0.0252 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,204 549 23,075 576 0.329 0.0284 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 19 3 23,983 745 28,724 563 0.403 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 13,799 1,437 20,782 1,218 0.513 0.0435 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 11 0 9,480 454 17,575 1,161 0.544 0.0461 1,249
Pension Income 74 6 16,796 228 21,772 231 0.459 0.0089 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 36 0 11,649 222 16,034 246 0.490 0.0122 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 10 0 29,051 1,164 32,892 801 0.352 0.0258 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,992 666 23,832 587 0.318 0.0291 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 2,813 339 5,829 858 0.645 0.0894 1,249
Educational Assistance 2 0 4,605 166 7,096 288 0.530 0.0298 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,407 318 7,181 584 0.608 0.0519 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,549 84 4,487 727 0.728 0.0881 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 172 7,972 35,311 140 50,043 274 0.477 0.0038 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
219 8,306 37,465 170 52,002 270 0.457 0.0038 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 15,252 61 15,222 56 0.233 0.0055 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
53 100 18,717 106 23,581 141 0.370 0.0062 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 35 53 14,811 77 17,181 99 0.399 0.0056 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,139 189 7,316 142 0.392 0.0189 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 14,811 66 14,640 53 0.243 0.0052 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
89 24 14,132 224 19,847 201 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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