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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 to 64 Years
White alone (1)
    Total 62,277 1,349 844 1,271 1,647 2,295 1,584 2,334 1,691 2,908
Earnings 55,101 1,142 816 1,174 944 1,892 914 1,915 1,138 2,591
  Wages and Salary 51,009 811 769 996 847 1,589 852 1,692 1,061 2,281
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5,199 888 201 322 176 438 98 278 78 344
  Farm Self-Employment 931 417 59 68 25 44 3 27 6 28
Social Security 3,941 126 208 262 560 580 529 475 539 291
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,195 168 101 238 381 128 46 42 46 22
Public Assistance 250 155 58 20 5 3 1 1 6 0
Veterans Benefits 1,135 267 166 120 80 74 81 61 42 46
Survivor Benefits 261 64 35 30 19 34 17 6 10 8
Disability Benefits 552 53 58 44 48 66 41 42 24 37
Unemployment Compensation 5,384 1,336 1,006 698 548 495 327 281 201 230
Workers Compensation 583 197 100 45 37 28 21 25 21 29
Property Income 29,420 22,872 2,093 1,217 665 654 296 316 126 216
  Interest 27,385 24,036 1,396 582 350 280 118 177 14 90
  Dividends 10,777 8,216 857 643 139 356 101 105 33 87
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3,573 2,085 402 320 152 165 50 69 12 48
Retirement Income 3,407 286 240 202 209 216 210 214 171 205
  Company or Union Retirement 1,628 218 178 121 109 99 106 95 52 85
  Federal Government Retirement 330 3 8 29 4 24 13 8 25 23
  Military Retirement 398 7 4 15 15 27 45 64 34 25
  State or Local Government Retirement 713 20 20 38 29 54 20 36 44 55
  Railroad Retirement 44 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 6 5
  Annuities 59 3 12 6 7 0 11 2 6 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 113 15 6 10 9 7 3 10 6 10
  Other or Don't Know 218 35 24 22 36 12 7 5 12 12
Pension Income 2,743 193 180 142 150 157 171 173 140 158
  Company or Union Retirement 1,424 177 154 103 104 89 93 78 46 73
  Federal Government Retirement 273 2 7 22 4 16 0 7 10 23
  Military Retirement 369 2 3 7 14 19 45 59 34 25
  State or Local Government Retirement 600 13 10 28 12 40 17 25 41 42
  Railroad Retirement 33 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 3 0
  Annuities 22 0 0 0 4 0 7 0 2 0
Alimony 10 3 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 0
Child Support 212 99 59 24 11 2 3 0 4 1
Educational Assistance 1,291 387 301 244 84 89 19 49 13 23
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
439 178 88 53 18 39 2 10 1 10
Other Income, N.E.C. 304 252 11 12 3 12 1 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 58,228 1,075 896 1,271 1,349 2,323 1,379 2,331 1,588 2,863
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
59,135 1,054 846 1,224 1,351 2,278 1,352 2,264 1,464 2,827
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3,985 126 208 262 569 581 529 475 545 296
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
6,317 296 309 331 667 646 596 517 494 382
  Government Transfer Payments 12,661 1,834 1,489 1,276 1,497 1,268 943 902 841 619
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,421 311 152 250 386 131 49 44 47 22
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
5,135 301 304 444 948 703 590 527 581 317
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4,719 577 369 433 575 314 257 252 204 210

 

  $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 to 64 Years
White alone (1)
    Total 1,616 2,430 1,536 2,950 1,244 2,506 1,297 2,942 1,039 1,878
Earnings 1,063 2,288 1,180 2,941 941 2,509 1,012 3,044 723 1,885
  Wages and Salary 980 2,102 1,142 2,705 918 2,359 980 2,860 695 1,770
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 69 219 48 270 28 167 29 192 16 104
  Farm Self-Employment 25 20 3 26 7 5 5 8 0 10
Social Security 182 108 37 6 26 0 1 0 6 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 10 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 15 10 9 54 47 27 5 4 10 0
Survivor Benefits 4 8 0 6 0 5 0 3 0 2
Disability Benefits 21 9 23 3 3 13 8 8 0 16
Unemployment Compensation 103 80 28 26 0 0 0 2 7 2
Workers Compensation 13 20 8 10 1 8 3 7 0 2
Property Income 93 136 65 98 46 30 25 59 14 23
  Interest 18 33 30 44 27 9 2 29 3 4
  Dividends 12 68 0 22 1 0 4 21 0 25
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 42 47 4 33 3 5 5 8 3 8
Retirement Income 209 111 113 175 65 164 51 78 18 35
  Company or Union Retirement 103 32 58 48 22 86 20 36 7 10
  Federal Government Retirement 20 16 19 23 6 20 7 2 0 8
  Military Retirement 41 25 6 24 9 8 4 12 6 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 29 22 21 66 22 46 17 13 5 12
  Railroad Retirement 1 0 0 6 2 0 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 1 0 8 0 0 0 3 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 9 0 3 0 0 4 0 3 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 3 12 11 3 0 1 4 2 0 0
Pension Income 172 103 95 166 59 150 47 69 18 34
  Company or Union Retirement 91 31 48 45 19 80 23 33 7 10
  Federal Government Retirement 19 15 15 23 6 20 7 2 0 8
  Military Retirement 41 25 6 24 9 8 4 12 6 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 23 25 19 64 18 40 14 10 5 12
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 6 2 0 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 1 0 5 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 1,287 2,416 1,256 2,960 992 2,511 1,023 3,043 734 1,900
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,318 2,397 1,324 3,036 1,058 2,626 1,112 3,094 795 1,904
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 182 108 37 12 28 0 4 0 6 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
310 184 157 193 143 182 108 95 62 57
  Government Transfer Payments 399 302 159 191 114 106 88 82 68 58
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 15 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
198 127 42 11 26 0 3 0 6 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
229 127 120 189 70 174 53 77 18 35

 

  $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 to 64 Years
White alone (1)
    Total 1,108 2,908 885 1,504 753 1,946 597 1,156 564 1,295
Earnings 864 3,181 596 1,524 523 2,146 376 1,108 445 1,438
  Wages and Salary 851 2,926 611 1,429 506 2,006 380 1,081 431 1,419
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 20 260 20 53 11 140 0 34 0 42
  Farm Self-Employment 0 24 0 13 0 25 0 11 0 8
Social Security 0 6 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 13 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 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 0
Property Income 29 27 13 8 15 18 16 7 7 18
  Interest 6 7 3 4 20 0 11 1 4 13
  Dividends 0 8 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 13
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 12 0 2 4 12 0 0 0 8
Retirement Income 65 68 30 13 13 27 0 22 8 57
  Company or Union Retirement 23 33 10 3 2 10 0 6 0 31
  Federal Government Retirement 7 6 5 0 7 10 0 3 1 0
  Military Retirement 7 7 0 5 0 3 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 21 21 13 2 0 7 0 3 4 25
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 55 67 28 10 10 22 0 23 8 46
  Company or Union Retirement 19 33 10 3 2 5 0 3 0 20
  Federal Government Retirement 7 6 5 0 7 8 0 3 1 0
  Military Retirement 7 7 0 5 0 3 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 21 21 10 2 0 7 0 6 4 25
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 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 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. 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 867 3,179 594 1,518 539 2,144 383 1,109 447 1,431
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
940 3,211 667 1,541 561 2,154 418 1,151 482 1,467
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
68 98 46 22 38 39 9 33 13 53
  Government Transfer Payments 44 77 29 31 25 42 12 24 9 28
  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 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
67 68 32 13 13 27 0 22 8 57

 

  $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 to 64 Years
White alone (1)
    Total 432 1,121 480 1,084 437 614 294 789 248 400
Earnings 210 1,194 320 1,210 249 632 194 795 152 366
  Wages and Salary 193 1,146 300 1,144 252 621 177 770 153 342
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 46 9 48 3 8 6 37 0 11
  Farm Self-Employment 0 7 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 5 14 3 23 13 6 6 6 0 4
  Interest 0 4 0 9 0 5 3 3 0 0
  Dividends 2 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2 14 6 2 0 10 0 0
Retirement Income 12 8 10 9 13 14 4 7 0 8
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 5 0 3 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 0 0 9 7 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 11 4 3 3 3 1 0 5 0 5
  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 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
Pension Income 11 8 6 9 13 12 0 5 0 6
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 5 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 0 0 9 7 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 11 4 3 3 3 1 0 5 0 5
  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 221 1,195 323 1,213 250 631 197 798 157 362
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
263 1,213 345 1,240 272 648 218 788 175 371
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
18 15 21 6 17 7 6 8 6 12
  Government Transfer Payments 14 8 6 4 16 7 2 6 1 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
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
12 8 10 9 13 14 1 7 0 8

 

    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 to 64 Years
White alone (1)
    Total 257 8,045 41,391 119 56,243 308 0.459 0.0041 1,249
Earnings 158 7,309 42,662 342 57,594 331 0.442 0.0043 1,249
  Wages and Salary 152 6,711 44,517 454 58,028 337 0.433 0.0044 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 485 20,886 293 37,381 1,079 0.604 0.0149 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 34 4,526 703 20,628 1,914 0.716 0.0338 1,249
Social Security 0 0 13,610 166 13,933 118 0.267 0.0114 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,095 127 8,394 165 0.340 0.0223 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,015 142 2,952 236 0.513 0.0677 1,249
Veterans Benefits 3 0 7,963 567 12,402 420 0.520 0.0241 1,249
Survivor Benefits 3 0 7,641 1,002 12,441 1,111 0.553 0.0641 1,249
Disability Benefits 8 0 12,917 729 18,798 934 0.496 0.0391 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 7 0 6,251 147 8,359 121 0.469 0.0116 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,857 453 9,732 537 0.564 0.0359 1,249
Property Income 28 107 1,608 10 3,388 73 0.627 0.0145 1,249
  Interest 48 0 1,424 10 1,651 46 0.400 0.0249 1,249
  Dividends 0 46 1,640 18 3,023 96 0.581 0.0233 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 37 2 2,142 40 6,128 303 0.650 0.0289 1,249
Retirement Income 41 6 19,349 477 24,039 401 0.447 0.0143 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 10 0 14,577 536 19,518 507 0.487 0.0203 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 7 2 26,374 1,549 32,354 1,485 0.409 0.0437 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,057 831 21,865 665 0.295 0.0389 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 10 3 26,352 1,651 31,152 968 0.392 0.0300 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 3 0 16,551 1,625 22,272 2,450 0.510 0.0827 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 10 0 9,435 590 18,060 1,796 0.573 0.0651 1,249
Pension Income 29 0 21,040 462 25,108 432 0.423 0.0155 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 10 0 14,787 603 19,671 532 0.481 0.0214 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 29,057 1,465 33,635 1,538 0.385 0.0465 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 20,157 965 22,909 674 0.273 0.0403 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 10 0 30,229 887 33,587 1,033 0.368 0.0316 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 2,809 336 5,893 893 0.650 0.0910 1,249
Educational Assistance 2 0 4,650 167 7,150 293 0.529 0.0302 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,687 332 7,563 630 0.604 0.0532 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,509 97 4,481 898 0.735 0.1095 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 158 7,314 41,308 111 55,445 317 0.452 0.0042 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
192 7,493 41,645 110 55,980 313 0.447 0.0042 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 13,670 167 14,140 128 0.275 0.0117 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
37 15 16,517 215 21,661 258 0.418 0.0111 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 23 13 10,463 124 13,787 137 0.470 0.0082 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,477 178 7,578 158 0.390 0.0205 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 12,029 142 12,793 106 0.300 0.0101 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
41 9 13,391 374 19,642 318 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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