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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
Asian alone (3)
    Total 4,151 108 67 101 106 192 108 152 109 203
Earnings 3,480 65 46 66 53 130 67 121 79 162
  Wages and Salary 3,227 46 49 58 48 115 59 93 74 136
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 322 42 13 10 12 23 9 27 7 28
  Farm Self-Employment 27 13 0 0 0 4 0 2 0 2
Social Security 482 15 40 53 67 58 62 67 45 29
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 70 7 11 20 20 10 1 0 1 0
Public Assistance 11 4 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 57 3 7 4 7 4 4 5 4 1
Survivor Benefits 5 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 18 1 4 1 2 4 0 0 2 4
Unemployment Compensation 214 41 42 32 17 23 10 17 12 13
Workers Compensation 35 13 2 3 4 2 0 0 3 2
Property Income 1,908 1,498 129 86 27 37 23 29 13 9
  Interest 1,779 1,566 83 38 18 30 10 10 2 3
  Dividends 670 515 62 36 5 9 9 8 3 9
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 224 122 19 22 13 13 2 12 4 2
Retirement Income 244 16 24 19 12 18 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 47 0 2 0 1 6 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 4 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 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Educational Assistance 106 13 25 9 4 19 2 2 0 9
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
47 12 9 14 2 9 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 16 9 0 2 0 2 0 0 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 3,876 66 73 108 111 172 115 180 117 192
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3,921 62 63 97 101 168 103 161 113 195
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 482 15 40 53 67 58 62 67 45 29
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
573 14 37 45 65 54 50 52 39 36
  Government Transfer Payments 832 68 90 84 107 88 59 65 59 47
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 81 11 17 20 21 10 1 0 1 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
543 22 41 62 95 71 64 66 46 28
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
321 27 41 38 29 26 13 13 8 13

 

  $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
Asian alone (3)
    Total 120 179 90 218 60 140 60 151 44 116
Earnings 102 138 59 183 44 151 36 154 29 106
  Wages and Salary 91 129 59 170 42 143 36 137 25 103
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 11 11 3 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 0 2 1 0 10 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 2 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 120 150 68 186 42 152 38 150 31 109
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
122 155 76 202 48 153 40 155 37 112
  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
25 Years and Over
Asian alone (3)
    Total 53 149 42 63 37 150 33 59 32 96
Earnings 41 154 23 71 24 150 16 56 24 101
  Wages and Salary 41 152 18 65 23 141 16 52 24 97
  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 39 155 28 70 25 149 21 57 25 101
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
42 156 34 74 33 150 23 63 29 103
  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
25 Years and Over
Asian alone (3)
    Total 26 73 22 80 16 65 18 53 25 25
Earnings 15 85 9 83 7 63 8 61 9 25
  Wages and Salary 15 83 12 82 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 84 9 82 7 63 8 61 9 25
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
19 86 15 82 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
25 Years and Over
Asian alone (3)
    Total 15 695 41,043 639 57,750 1,201 0.471 0.0158 1,430
Earnings 13 651 46,316 829 61,868 1,351 0.447 0.0171 1,430
  Wages and Salary 11 616 47,571 1,465 62,125 1,343 0.431 0.0172 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 35 21,775 1,162 45,103 5,214 0.621 0.0688 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 12,825 539 13,121 376 0.296 0.0352 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 6,905 715 8,867 566 0.430 0.0524 1,430
Workers Compensation 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 9 1,593 44 3,234 298 0.615 0.0641 1,430
  Interest 6 0 1,421 40 1,717 214 0.424 0.1082 1,430
  Dividends 0 1 1,624 75 2,847 369 0.561 0.0992 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 0 2,288 183 5,397 936 0.544 0.1240 1,430
Retirement Income 3 2 20,560 2,422 24,022 1,608 0.445 0.0582 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 10,192 1,794 14,723 1,762 0.494 0.0914 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 14 652 40,837 622 57,174 1,247 0.472 0.0164 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
14 661 41,651 606 58,023 1,232 0.461 0.0162 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,825 539 13,121 376 0.296 0.0352 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 6 16,056 687 21,297 925 0.422 0.0399 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 3 11,935 493 15,669 586 0.440 0.0327 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,611 663 6,650 450 0.328 0.0789 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,837 490 12,650 350 0.299 0.0339 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3 2 12,501 1,567 19,949 1,322 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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