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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 alone (1)
    Total 15,629 360 297 474 537 718 454 759 527 936
Earnings 14,652 327 293 413 358 700 335 745 460 918
  Wages and Salary 14,052 283 290 385 345 649 323 689 441 877
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 911 184 35 78 38 89 25 71 16 51
  Farm Self-Employment 160 96 15 8 4 6 0 1 2 0
Social Security 206 10 21 28 70 36 24 7 0 4
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 241 35 24 60 88 24 3 0 0 7
Public Assistance 88 61 13 6 5 3 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 136 33 21 10 21 6 13 3 14 5
Survivor Benefits 14 0 4 5 2 0 3 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 49 6 18 1 6 7 0 3 0 3
Unemployment Compensation 1,458 377 296 222 169 122 76 83 41 36
Workers Compensation 83 31 14 12 4 2 2 5 6 1
Property Income 5,514 4,962 203 114 49 80 11 28 9 18
  Interest 5,173 4,905 110 59 17 49 7 14 0 3
  Dividends 1,496 1,356 58 30 0 25 0 2 4 18
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 381 216 53 29 26 15 3 10 2 6
Retirement Income 128 27 46 9 6 7 8 5 0 3
  Company or Union Retirement 46 13 18 6 0 0 2 1 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 22 0 14 0 5 2 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 62 15 25 2 0 0 5 1 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 36 13 18 2 0 0 2 1 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 44 32 6 4 0 0 0 0 2 0
Educational Assistance 847 232 187 177 40 68 14 32 10 16
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
181 79 27 17 8 15 0 8 1 7
Other Income, N.E.C. 63 55 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 14,818 322 302 436 419 736 359 751 462 922
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
14,851 322 305 438 421 733 364 755 462 928
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 206 10 21 28 70 36 24 7 0 4
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
317 33 64 37 70 40 29 14 0 8
  Government Transfer Payments 2,440 564 441 406 345 215 128 118 65 47
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 322 93 33 67 92 23 7 0 0 7
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
487 77 46 79 164 53 33 18 0 11
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
436 120 68 73 94 25 16 9 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 alone (1)
    Total 525 774 440 960 356 794 381 869 270 529
Earnings 405 761 382 992 317 788 320 901 218 547
  Wages and Salary 389 734 376 967 314 777 309 873 203 528
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 12 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 20 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 406 765 382 992 317 790 320 897 219 547
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
414 760 379 994 314 789 324 904 219 544
  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 9 7 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 alone (1)
    Total 277 751 185 351 151 445 92 268 111 276
Earnings 241 784 145 374 107 477 71 284 81 292
  Wages and Salary 247 747 141 360 107 449 79 267 82 282
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 41 3 7 3 26 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 240 784 145 371 112 478 71 284 81 291
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
237 778 151 373 112 477 73 284 85 291
  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 alone (1)
    Total 68 212 88 180 66 130 29 96 26 61
Earnings 38 218 59 195 46 120 18 91 17 64
  Wages and Salary 39 202 58 191 46 121 18 85 20 58
  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 38 219 59 195 46 120 18 91 17 64
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
42 216 59 197 46 118 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 alone (1)
    Total 22 783 32,872 453 40,602 385 0.405 0.0074 1,249
Earnings 15 736 34,374 534 41,040 400 0.394 0.0075 1,249
  Wages and Salary 14 688 34,716 455 40,681 362 0.384 0.0073 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 35 15,253 914 31,031 3,196 0.652 0.0519 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 2,081 184 8,550 1,531 0.658 0.0894 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,059 287 9,251 351 0.277 0.0513 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,546 294 7,124 284 0.292 0.0479 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 1,793 214 2,420 304 0.441 0.1173 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,028 929 10,189 853 0.494 0.0634 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 5,631 240 7,291 187 0.455 0.0212 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,425 953 7,894 1,150 0.539 0.0966 1,249
Property Income 0 4 1,389 21 1,240 74 0.229 0.0632 1,249
  Interest 0 0 1,319 20 600 35 -0.470 0.0864 1,249
  Dividends 0 0 1,378 40 1,170 98 0.195 0.0939 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2,203 126 5,214 722 0.608 0.0879 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 4,517 348 9,160 1,084 0.535 0.0880 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 5,072 225 8,052 408 0.542 0.0363 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,549 690 8,813 1,131 0.636 0.0742 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15 736 33,731 537 40,707 396 0.397 0.0075 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12 739 33,711 543 40,696 396 0.397 0.0074 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,059 287 9,251 351 0.277 0.0513 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 8,394 356 9,741 548 0.403 0.0544 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 6,327 170 8,093 182 0.463 0.0189 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,311 377 6,002 266 0.377 0.0415 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,134 188 7,891 241 0.331 0.0338 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 6,033 401 7,137 390 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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