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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
Black alone (2)
    Total 7,980 270 211 319 499 442 309 344 280 568
Earnings 6,369 207 165 182 153 271 165 254 185 504
  Wages and Salary 6,067 180 154 163 142 242 159 239 185 477
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 431 88 23 26 17 49 5 21 1 31
  Farm Self-Employment 59 46 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 773 35 53 80 165 133 94 94 48 36
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 407 37 39 71 192 32 16 3 2 5
Public Assistance 71 45 16 5 5 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 234 46 34 26 20 19 6 18 23 2
Survivor Benefits 22 4 0 10 1 1 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 84 11 7 4 3 27 7 13 3 1
Unemployment Compensation 803 227 138 112 77 88 48 44 24 22
Workers Compensation 77 39 2 8 0 3 3 3 3 7
Property Income 1,849 1,570 87 58 26 28 5 16 2 11
  Interest 1,683 1,540 52 23 12 7 7 10 0 5
  Dividends 401 328 13 36 4 7 0 1 3 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 202 124 17 17 15 15 0 2 0 2
Retirement Income 429 15 16 36 15 56 27 30 40 20
  Company or Union Retirement 176 9 9 25 8 15 6 7 7 12
  Federal Government Retirement 42 0 3 6 3 1 1 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 120 0 0 1 0 22 14 20 23 8
  State or Local Government Retirement 70 3 2 2 0 16 7 5 11 0
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 5 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 24 3 4 0 3 2 0 2 0 0
Pension Income 353 6 10 23 11 37 22 22 38 20
  Company or Union Retirement 156 6 8 21 7 8 3 7 7 12
  Federal Government Retirement 30 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 104 0 0 0 0 14 14 12 23 8
  State or Local Government Retirement 58 0 2 2 0 16 5 3 8 0
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 23 10 5 1 3 1 2 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 250 66 65 65 10 17 4 2 0 5
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
70 36 10 5 7 7 2 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 22 18 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 7,055 221 207 240 303 390 247 336 237 537
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7,200 218 197 246 294 394 240 333 231 531
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 776 35 53 80 165 133 94 94 48 36
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,086 42 51 93 169 171 102 105 65 42
  Government Transfer Payments 2,406 347 264 291 435 281 156 188 108 86
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 468 72 54 75 198 32 16 3 2 5
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,178 79 79 145 358 166 106 99 53 39
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
879 84 68 111 204 89 42 32 42 27

 

  $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
Black alone (2)
    Total 235 410 226 500 168 361 156 383 96 259
Earnings 174 369 177 506 123 320 136 392 69 233
  Wages and Salary 169 344 169 501 122 307 137 370 71 229
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 6 30 3 13 8 16 2 16 2 2
  Farm Self-Employment 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 25 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 14 7 0 6 6 5 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 5 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 12 2 4 0 0 2 1 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 3 0 0 4 0 0 1 0 0 0
Property Income 5 2 3 6 1 2 3 5 0 0
  Interest 3 3 2 5 0 0 0 5 0 0
  Dividends 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 32 16 23 10 2 25 6 0 4 10
  Company or Union Retirement 13 1 9 8 1 9 9 0 3 7
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 0 2 0 9 0 0 1 0
  Military Retirement 10 4 11 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 4 3 0 1 5 1 1 0 4
  Railroad Retirement 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 27 15 23 10 2 23 10 0 4 11
  Company or Union Retirement 13 1 9 7 1 9 9 0 3 7
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 2 0 9 0 0 1 0
  Military Retirement 10 5 11 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 4 3 0 1 2 1 1 0 4
  Railroad Retirement 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 1 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 8 0 2 0 0 0 4
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 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 190 374 190 513 128 322 136 393 71 233
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
200 387 191 507 144 350 147 393 78 258
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 25 8 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
46 25 29 9 12 34 7 3 5 19
  Government Transfer Payments 73 41 32 7 6 27 11 2 3 10
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
31 13 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
36 16 24 10 4 21 5 0 4 10

 

  $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
Black alone (2)
    Total 115 243 69 161 64 175 39 133 34 159
Earnings 97 275 40 163 47 175 34 125 27 142
  Wages and Salary 95 268 42 161 44 172 34 120 28 142
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 3 4 7 1 9 0 4 0 6
  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 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 0
Property Income 0 3 0 2 6 2 0 2 0 0
  Interest 0 6 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0
Retirement Income 6 5 3 4 0 2 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 2 0 1 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 4 7 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 2 0 1 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 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 100 275 40 163 45 174 34 125 27 142
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
104 274 44 159 57 171 33 129 34 152
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
9 9 3 6 0 0 0 5 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 5 3 5 3 3 0 2 0 1 2
  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
6 5 3 4 0 6 2 2 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 to 64 Years
Black alone (2)
    Total 35 75 33 87 29 33 11 45 15 25
Earnings 22 68 24 87 19 42 9 56 13 26
  Wages and Salary 22 62 22 87 17 45 8 61 13 23
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 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 2 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 0
Property Income 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 6 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 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 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 6 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 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 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 25 68 24 87 19 42 9 56 13 26
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
30 68 26 91 24 42 8 56 14 27
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 2 0 2
  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 0 6 0 0 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 to 64 Years
Black alone (2)
    Total 14 349 28,646 591 36,313 531 0.436 0.0111 1,430
Earnings 4 286 31,867 236 39,353 605 0.399 0.0120 1,430
  Wages and Salary 4 234 32,042 232 38,996 593 0.386 0.0119 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 32 15,906 2,383 31,876 3,163 0.639 0.0573 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 11,009 312 11,612 243 0.280 0.0276 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,242 157 7,917 259 0.265 0.0421 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,894 1,139 12,272 915 0.472 0.0609 1,430
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Disability Benefits 0 0 11,645 510 11,928 886 0.322 0.0859 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 1 0 5,807 378 7,568 306 0.469 0.0319 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 2,484 1,901 8,843 1,392 0.602 0.0855 1,430
Property Income 0 4 1,472 41 2,312 257 0.536 0.0870 1,430
  Interest 2 0 1,366 40 1,432 179 0.343 0.1230 1,430
  Dividends 0 3 1,525 91 2,695 581 0.584 0.1612 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2,036 171 3,890 924 0.521 0.1576 1,430
Retirement Income 13 4 18,676 767 24,531 1,301 0.429 0.0480 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 14 0 20,582 2,047 26,580 2,317 0.470 0.0690 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,849 753 19,146 875 0.190 0.0769 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 17 0 21,009 1,298 26,662 1,386 0.392 0.0503 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 14 0 22,576 1,524 28,904 2,538 0.454 0.0716 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 18,767 672 19,961 920 0.209 0.0798 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 4,739 362 6,648 626 0.511 0.0732 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 4 286 30,264 245 36,800 559 0.418 0.0114 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
11 305 30,676 250 37,522 558 0.417 0.0114 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,036 313 11,663 244 0.281 0.0276 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
11 6 12,897 465 17,966 629 0.418 0.0323 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 4 0 9,231 169 11,568 269 0.439 0.0205 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,911 163 7,248 251 0.309 0.0390 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,495 143 10,500 197 0.300 0.0235 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
13 4 9,666 217 15,833 748 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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