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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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 15,891 365 307 481 556 729 463 796 546 947
Earnings 14,897 335 303 423 369 710 347 773 476 932
  Wages and Salary 14,289 291 300 392 356 660 336 714 457 892
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 927 186 35 84 38 89 25 72 16 53
  Farm Self-Employment 162 96 15 8 4 8 0 1 2 0
Social Security 214 10 21 31 73 38 25 7 0 4
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 243 35 25 60 88 24 3 0 0 7
Public Assistance 92 66 13 6 5 3 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 141 35 22 10 22 6 13 3 14 5
Survivor Benefits 16 0 4 5 4 0 3 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 51 6 20 1 7 7 0 3 0 3
Unemployment Compensation 1,489 382 305 229 169 125 77 86 42 36
Workers Compensation 84 32 14 12 4 2 2 5 6 1
Property Income 5,597 5,041 204 114 51 80 11 28 9 18
  Interest 5,246 4,975 111 59 17 49 7 14 0 3
  Dividends 1,517 1,377 58 30 0 25 0 2 4 18
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 389 222 53 29 28 15 3 10 2 6
Retirement Income 132 27 47 9 7 7 8 6 0 3
  Company or Union Retirement 47 13 18 6 0 0 2 2 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 8 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Military Retirement 10 5 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 28 2 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) 14 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 63 15 25 2 0 0 5 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 37 13 18 2 0 0 2 2 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 7 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 15 2 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 47 34 6 4 0 0 0 0 2 0
Educational Assistance 854 235 190 177 40 68 14 32 10 16
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
183 79 29 17 8 15 0 8 1 7
Other Income, N.E.C. 63 56 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15,070 329 312 449 433 747 371 779 479 936
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
15,103 327 317 451 436 744 376 783 479 942
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 214 10 21 31 73 38 25 7 0 4
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
328 33 66 40 73 41 29 15 0 8
  Government Transfer Payments 2,486 575 449 416 350 218 128 123 66 47
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 328 97 35 67 92 23 7 0 0 7
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
499 81 46 82 167 53 34 20 0 11
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
444 124 71 73 94 25 16 10 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 538 785 443 976 363 805 384 875 270 534
Earnings 416 770 384 1,011 324 797 320 907 218 553
  Wages and Salary 397 742 378 986 321 785 309 879 203 535
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 15 35 5 48 6 18 4 26 5 17
  Farm Self-Employment 3 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 4 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 8 6 4 0 2 0 2
  Interest 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 9 0 0 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 14 8 8 14 0 2 2 7 0 8
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 6 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 418 773 384 1,011 324 799 320 903 219 553
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
425 768 381 1,012 321 798 324 910 219 550
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
6 3 0 2 1 0 3 5 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 34 13 11 8 3 3 6 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 279 762 186 354 151 453 93 269 114 282
Earnings 241 795 147 376 107 486 72 285 84 300
  Wages and Salary 247 756 143 362 107 458 80 268 84 291
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 42 3 7 3 27 0 11 0 5
  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 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 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 240 795 147 373 113 487 72 285 84 299
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
237 789 153 375 113 485 74 285 87 299
  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 1 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 70 213 89 182 67 130 29 96 26 62
Earnings 38 220 60 198 47 121 18 91 17 64
  Wages and Salary 39 203 59 194 47 121 18 85 20 59
  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 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 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 38 221 60 198 47 121 18 91 17 64
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
42 218 60 199 47 118 21 91 17 64
  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 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 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 22 795 32,581 358 40,637 396 0.408 0.0075 1,249
Earnings 15 748 34,035 526 41,086 412 0.398 0.0076 1,249
  Wages and Salary 14 700 34,390 520 40,740 378 0.388 0.0074 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 35 15,239 927 30,798 3,145 0.651 0.0515 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 2,105 185 8,569 1,510 0.655 0.0890 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,028 280 9,230 340 0.265 0.0505 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,530 298 7,109 284 0.298 0.0475 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 1,759 205 2,341 293 0.428 0.1194 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 7,866 989 9,999 830 0.505 0.0621 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 5,632 235 7,304 185 0.455 0.0210 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,336 952 7,807 1,141 0.542 0.0964 1,249
Property Income 0 4 1,388 21 1,232 73 0.225 0.0629 1,249
  Interest 0 0 1,318 20 597 35 -0.475 0.0858 1,249
  Dividends 0 0 1,377 40 1,162 96 0.191 0.0937 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2,187 124 5,147 709 0.606 0.0876 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 4,517 338 9,101 1,062 0.535 0.0865 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 5,031 223 8,011 406 0.543 0.0362 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,571 649 8,772 1,121 0.636 0.0740 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15 748 33,382 529 40,745 408 0.401 0.0076 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12 752 33,358 535 40,734 407 0.402 0.0076 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,028 280 9,230 340 0.265 0.0505 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 8,376 345 9,686 532 0.403 0.0532 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 6,316 167 8,083 180 0.463 0.0187 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,211 380 5,929 264 0.382 0.0411 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,109 187 7,855 238 0.328 0.0336 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 5,924 405 7,070 386 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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