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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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 19,435 504 447 620 719 928 587 990 693 1,228
Earnings 18,043 435 394 545 457 878 441 942 589 1,206
  Wages and Salary 17,334 385 388 509 442 813 426 860 571 1,156
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,089 222 45 90 47 114 27 94 17 61
  Farm Self-Employment 177 108 15 8 4 8 0 3 2 0
Social Security 310 26 30 52 96 55 27 14 0 6
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 321 40 32 69 141 25 4 3 0 7
Public Assistance 112 74 20 9 7 3 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 158 39 26 10 22 6 16 3 16 5
Survivor Benefits 16 0 4 5 4 0 3 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 62 9 21 4 7 10 0 5 0 3
Unemployment Compensation 1,802 479 347 281 201 160 96 110 45 44
Workers Compensation 102 40 14 14 6 2 2 8 9 1
Property Income 6,415 5,781 236 127 54 93 11 37 9 18
  Interest 6,007 5,689 129 68 20 59 9 20 0 3
  Dividends 1,694 1,547 62 32 0 25 0 2 4 18
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 431 245 61 31 29 18 3 12 2 7
Retirement Income 146 33 48 11 7 10 8 9 0 3
  Company or Union Retirement 53 18 19 6 0 0 2 2 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 12 0 0 6 0 1 0 1 0 0
  Military Retirement 15 5 3 0 1 1 0 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 29 3 9 5 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 15 7 3 2 0 1 0 2 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 24 0 16 0 6 2 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 67 17 26 2 0 0 5 3 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 39 14 19 2 0 0 2 2 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 7 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 15 3 0 3 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 52 37 6 4 0 0 2 0 2 0
Educational Assistance 1,106 293 256 228 47 84 18 39 10 27
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
226 94 35 26 8 23 2 8 1 7
Other Income, N.E.C. 74 67 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 18,300 443 411 584 542 932 466 954 592 1,213
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
18,336 441 415 586 545 924 474 961 592 1,217
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 310 26 30 52 96 55 27 14 0 6
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
433 54 74 60 95 59 33 24 0 10
  Government Transfer Payments 3,126 728 567 516 462 278 160 164 71 57
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 426 111 47 78 148 23 8 3 0 7
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
693 111 66 115 245 71 36 29 0 13
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
557 144 84 87 149 29 16 16 0 10

 

  $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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 642 993 517 1,185 435 964 448 1,035 322 649
Earnings 510 971 449 1,223 385 947 379 1,066 253 669
  Wages and Salary 487 936 444 1,196 386 941 368 1,034 240 651
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 18 43 5 53 6 19 5 28 5 17
  Farm Self-Employment 5 4 0 4 0 0 0 2 0 4
Social Security 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 2 1 0 3 0 7 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 22 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 6 0
Workers Compensation 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 4 6 12 6 4 0 3 0 2
  Interest 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 9 0 4 2 1 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 3 3 0 7 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 3 0 5 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 3 0 7 1 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 3 0 5 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 15 8 8 23 0 15 2 9 0 12
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 9 0 0 1 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 511 974 448 1,224 381 949 379 1,065 254 669
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
520 971 446 1,223 378 948 383 1,073 256 667
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7 3 0 2 1 0 3 5 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 37 14 11 8 3 3 8 9 6 7
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6 4 0 7 1 0 0 0 0 0

 

  $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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 325 868 214 391 170 561 105 323 136 342
Earnings 281 917 164 421 124 582 83 341 100 353
  Wages and Salary 287 877 157 408 124 547 91 320 101 344
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 44 5 8 3 34 0 13 0 10
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 0 7 0 0 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 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 3 2 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 0 1 0 2 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 2 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 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 0 0 0 1 0 2 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 2 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 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 1 0 0 0 5 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 3 0 0 0 4 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 280 917 164 418 130 583 83 341 100 352
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
277 911 171 420 130 582 85 341 104 352
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 4 2 1 1 0 8 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 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 82 258 97 216 73 151 36 110 35 63
Earnings 50 263 68 231 49 144 21 108 25 73
  Wages and Salary 51 247 69 226 49 150 21 102 27 62
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 12 0 2 0 0 0 4 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 2 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 5 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 0 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 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 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 0 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 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 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 50 265 68 231 49 144 21 108 25 73
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
54 262 68 231 49 141 24 109 25 74
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 0 0 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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 27 948 31,793 164 39,492 342 0.412 0.0067 1,249
Earnings 16 890 32,464 281 40,243 358 0.401 0.0068 1,249
  Wages and Salary 15 828 32,858 436 39,940 331 0.391 0.0066 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 40 14,987 1,114 29,687 2,751 0.646 0.0472 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 2,058 173 8,285 1,403 0.654 0.0871 1,249
Social Security 0 0 8,739 257 8,778 285 0.283 0.0419 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,842 178 7,197 232 0.270 0.0400 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 1,893 200 2,591 281 0.446 0.0946 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 7,936 1,020 11,021 1,071 0.526 0.0733 1,249
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 5,671 211 7,212 164 0.453 0.0189 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,466 1,028 7,863 995 0.537 0.0836 1,249
Property Income 0 4 1,387 19 1,210 66 0.214 0.0583 1,249
  Interest 0 0 1,320 19 603 33 -0.465 0.0792 1,249
  Dividends 0 0 1,368 37 1,118 91 0.167 0.0929 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2,201 118 5,218 658 0.601 0.0808 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 4,596 349 8,915 969 0.528 0.0823 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Pension Income 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Educational Assistance 2 0 5,043 195 8,363 367 0.549 0.0313 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,867 595 8,383 939 0.617 0.0686 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 16 890 32,205 154 39,827 355 0.405 0.0068 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
14 893 32,200 155 39,821 354 0.404 0.0067 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 8,739 257 8,778 285 0.283 0.0419 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 8,268 307 9,285 425 0.397 0.0450 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 6,299 151 7,906 157 0.457 0.0169 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,739 369 6,107 221 0.350 0.0347 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,049 150 7,680 193 0.326 0.0281 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 6,448 380 7,011 317 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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