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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 alone (1)
    Total 76,900 1,551 988 1,560 2,250 3,183 2,591 3,440 2,752 3,756
Earnings 59,053 1,512 1,072 1,400 1,077 2,173 1,025 2,053 1,250 2,771
  Wages and Salary 54,240 1,080 980 1,166 945 1,832 960 1,791 1,161 2,410
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5,931 1,042 259 372 208 497 101 314 91 382
  Farm Self-Employment 1,142 479 84 83 26 59 5 36 12 39
Social Security 16,672 329 586 806 1,503 2,074 2,783 2,974 2,517 1,465
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,421 216 146 285 436 134 53 51 51 24
Public Assistance 271 171 63 20 6 3 1 1 6 0
Veterans Benefits 1,897 542 235 191 109 147 111 82 71 58
Survivor Benefits 572 146 66 64 57 61 38 8 22 20
Disability Benefits 643 67 67 49 60 69 45 46 33 45
Unemployment Compensation 5,626 1,379 1,066 733 564 513 344 297 209 253
Workers Compensation 641 220 104 66 44 28 23 25 21 30
Property Income 37,843 27,879 3,071 1,837 1,015 915 423 499 206 304
  Interest 35,226 29,783 2,114 977 514 462 192 288 61 113
  Dividends 14,092 10,241 1,301 883 259 470 142 135 49 135
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,949 2,689 602 463 205 253 82 124 22 99
Retirement Income 9,737 941 838 678 717 715 604 608 548 529
  Company or Union Retirement 5,530 781 674 500 498 475 426 324 293 263
  Federal Government Retirement 950 32 21 49 22 41 30 62 70 55
  Military Retirement 792 17 25 16 31 70 94 95 72 49
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,800 70 89 92 74 137 49 112 104 123
  Railroad Retirement 152 3 3 2 20 2 0 2 10 14
  Annuities 188 56 22 19 10 4 19 4 14 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 381 54 23 47 33 23 20 14 38 14
  Other or Don't Know 392 55 54 39 61 17 11 17 14 13
Pension Income 8,636 801 743 575 604 647 540 565 485 458
  Company or Union Retirement 5,199 713 640 471 474 454 398 311 282 243
  Federal Government Retirement 869 26 21 40 15 33 16 56 54 55
  Military Retirement 728 9 19 8 30 57 94 83 66 49
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,654 59 78 87 57 118 43 101 99 108
  Railroad Retirement 129 3 3 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 214 99 59 24 12 2 3 0 4 1
Educational Assistance 1,296 388 301 244 84 91 19 51 13 23
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
470 202 94 53 18 39 2 10 1 10
Other Income, N.E.C. 416 335 17 24 3 13 1 5 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 72,149 1,247 1,250 1,771 2,161 3,644 3,374 4,561 3,322 3,898
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
73,483 1,176 989 1,557 1,993 3,305 2,580 3,563 2,625 3,772
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 16,803 328 589 803 1,518 2,071 2,782 2,973 2,529 1,475
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
19,605 440 468 686 1,437 1,839 2,019 1,995 1,840 1,473
  Government Transfer Payments 25,962 2,014 1,688 1,661 2,335 2,573 2,906 3,138 2,644 1,798
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,665 372 198 299 442 137 56 53 53 24
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
17,992 508 690 998 1,940 2,210 2,847 3,044 2,566 1,495
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
11,262 1,272 1,006 959 1,135 817 657 654 586 536

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 2,341 3,125 2,171 3,516 1,687 2,970 1,683 3,324 1,310 2,147
Earnings 1,152 2,440 1,245 3,056 970 2,619 1,042 3,205 764 1,964
  Wages and Salary 1,055 2,217 1,202 2,799 948 2,450 1,005 2,993 735 1,835
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 73 255 54 289 28 185 33 217 17 113
  Farm Self-Employment 31 28 3 30 7 5 5 16 0 13
Social Security 785 506 166 48 36 17 21 0 10 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 11 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 39 23 30 75 56 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 103 83 28 29 0 0 0 2 10 2
Workers Compensation 13 20 8 10 1 8 3 7 0 2
Property Income 117 178 112 141 81 58 46 98 39 53
  Interest 49 52 51 61 42 26 18 39 25 23
  Dividends 24 89 0 49 22 24 7 37 16 44
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 47 69 10 46 3 11 10 25 3 12
Retirement Income 504 299 251 405 171 347 149 192 67 113
  Company or Union Retirement 254 103 134 121 56 139 40 68 22 39
  Federal Government Retirement 58 46 38 68 22 52 20 24 15 29
  Military Retirement 73 33 9 45 13 24 11 34 15 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 78 82 54 128 44 110 42 33 20 26
  Railroad Retirement 11 0 10 20 19 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 5 20 12 6 6
  Other or Don't Know 7 17 13 26 3 1 4 3 3 0
Pension Income 445 274 227 395 154 327 124 163 64 106
  Company or Union Retirement 237 101 124 116 50 133 44 60 22 39
  Federal Government Retirement 58 46 33 68 22 50 20 24 15 29
  Military Retirement 69 33 9 42 13 24 13 34 12 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 75 77 47 126 41 105 39 34 12 26
  Railroad Retirement 7 0 10 20 19 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 9 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 1,890 2,846 1,490 3,101 1,113 2,666 1,151 3,188 823 1,996
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,099 3,087 1,891 3,518 1,502 3,047 1,496 3,407 1,035 2,136
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 790 508 172 68 55 29 33 0 12 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,126 875 684 644 536 515 399 310 232 204
  Government Transfer Payments 1,073 811 443 390 272 268 216 186 150 143
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 15 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
802 532 171 55 38 17 22 0 10 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
526 317 259 419 176 357 150 191 67 110

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 1,345 3,168 1,085 1,708 912 2,094 759 1,273 704 1,418
Earnings 881 3,319 624 1,599 532 2,230 393 1,161 454 1,499
  Wages and Salary 866 3,043 630 1,491 515 2,087 400 1,124 440 1,472
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 21 296 24 56 11 145 0 41 1 46
  Farm Self-Employment 0 25 0 21 0 30 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 9 0 0 7 3 3 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 3 0 10
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 48 47 50 35 33 33 31 22 25 23
  Interest 13 39 8 34 22 5 16 9 19 15
  Dividends 11 34 0 3 0 16 0 0 0 13
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 21 9 4 7 12 0 1 1 12
Retirement Income 163 161 84 41 27 111 20 54 15 105
  Company or Union Retirement 56 64 30 6 8 31 1 8 3 54
  Federal Government Retirement 17 20 10 9 11 30 7 12 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 15 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) 10 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 148 166 76 30 24 95 16 52 14 92
  Company or Union Retirement 52 64 27 7 8 27 0 5 3 39
  Federal Government Retirement 17 25 10 9 11 25 7 12 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 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
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 917 3,332 658 1,596 586 2,206 438 1,177 480 1,496
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,176 3,449 823 1,742 704 2,288 503 1,254 595 1,559
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 51 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
265 244 153 150 119 116 46 97 78 94
  Government Transfer Payments 170 191 101 99 61 91 48 73 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
167 161 85 41 27 111 20 54 15 105

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 537 1,230 549 1,183 527 691 345 869 312 446
Earnings 225 1,256 340 1,289 258 658 199 841 159 395
  Wages and Salary 207 1,186 323 1,210 262 639 182 808 160 371
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 63 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 24 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 36 15 23 15 13 19 8 18 6 16
  Company or Union Retirement 0 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 1,251 350 1,266 283 658 222 844 179 401
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
353 1,296 411 1,327 341 691 262 859 210 416
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
73 47 61 39 36 16 16 33 16 28
  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
36 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 alone (1)
    Total 299 9,102 38,343 230 53,351 270 0.465 0.0037 1,249
Earnings 158 7,796 42,083 106 56,977 327 0.452 0.0042 1,249
  Wages and Salary 152 7,108 42,931 438 57,579 335 0.443 0.0043 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 556 20,542 281 36,742 981 0.607 0.0138 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 46 5,218 566 20,672 1,649 0.703 0.0297 1,249
Social Security 0 0 15,214 61 15,087 54 0.228 0.0055 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,865 121 8,086 150 0.350 0.0204 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 1,983 135 2,860 223 0.503 0.0663 1,249
Veterans Benefits 9 0 7,231 336 12,529 375 0.564 0.0202 1,249
Survivor Benefits 8 0 7,926 581 13,024 798 0.572 0.0418 1,249
Disability Benefits 8 0 13,052 741 18,376 827 0.492 0.0357 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 7 0 6,257 143 8,395 118 0.468 0.0113 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,926 417 9,476 521 0.567 0.0359 1,249
Property Income 55 229 1,697 10 4,427 79 0.678 0.0108 1,249
  Interest 115 0 1,478 9 2,295 52 0.536 0.0175 1,249
  Dividends 12 64 1,720 16 3,710 96 0.625 0.0175 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 65 2 2,300 37 6,951 265 0.652 0.0220 1,249
Retirement Income 89 21 16,539 227 21,724 225 0.467 0.0085 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 32 3 11,639 219 16,115 243 0.494 0.0119 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 14 2 26,990 981 31,931 805 0.371 0.0255 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,206 545 23,144 583 0.330 0.0286 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 19 3 24,088 759 28,810 568 0.403 0.0187 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 29,966 1,347 29,258 1,628 0.309 0.0650 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 13,921 1,461 20,853 1,228 0.513 0.0438 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 11 0 9,461 451 17,708 1,184 0.551 0.0460 1,249
Pension Income 74 6 16,798 230 21,778 232 0.459 0.0089 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 36 0 11,658 222 16,052 248 0.489 0.0123 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 10 0 28,763 1,229 32,726 808 0.355 0.0260 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,967 662 23,885 594 0.318 0.0294 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 19 0 25,064 749 29,461 590 0.394 0.0193 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 31,449 796 31,393 1,831 0.296 0.0701 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 2,840 343 5,910 887 0.651 0.0897 1,249
Educational Assistance 2 0 4,656 167 7,157 292 0.528 0.0302 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,361 322 7,188 593 0.612 0.0523 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,554 85 4,549 738 0.730 0.0879 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 171 7,895 35,381 141 50,121 276 0.477 0.0039 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
219 8,226 37,561 204 52,089 272 0.457 0.0038 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 15,262 61 15,234 57 0.233 0.0056 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
53 100 18,747 106 23,619 142 0.370 0.0062 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 35 53 14,831 77 17,207 100 0.399 0.0056 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,189 191 7,367 144 0.394 0.0189 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 14,827 66 14,662 53 0.242 0.0053 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
89 24 14,173 226 19,872 202 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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