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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
45 to 54 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 17,149 374 189 316 404 600 415 515 418 744
Earnings 15,345 259 174 278 198 446 192 410 243 653
  Wages and Salary 14,010 168 158 227 160 346 176 345 224 557
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,693 256 64 89 54 145 30 87 19 119
  Farm Self-Employment 283 118 7 15 9 18 2 12 1 6
Social Security 879 26 31 52 126 154 136 92 112 73
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 380 51 36 59 128 46 19 21 14 0
Public Assistance 58 30 12 7 0 0 1 1 6 0
Veterans Benefits 269 65 34 30 18 6 24 23 10 10
Survivor Benefits 70 19 7 3 6 10 1 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 193 24 11 19 16 24 22 10 9 17
Unemployment Compensation 1,565 384 265 236 151 171 98 66 75 54
Workers Compensation 173 52 29 11 18 16 6 1 5 11
Property Income 8,778 6,678 660 422 233 172 86 109 41 60
  Interest 8,144 7,045 469 185 130 59 54 52 2 21
  Dividends 3,492 2,707 234 238 62 77 25 25 0 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,142 686 96 117 49 67 12 25 3 10
Retirement Income 618 46 33 39 42 47 56 43 27 43
  Company or Union Retirement 194 27 28 21 6 19 16 3 3 17
  Federal Government Retirement 49 0 2 3 1 0 8 0 6 5
  Military Retirement 159 0 0 9 6 15 25 28 11 9
  State or Local Government Retirement 150 2 0 4 18 12 3 12 7 13
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 11 1 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 12 2 3 0 3 0 1 0 0 1
  Other or Don't Know 48 14 0 4 8 1 4 0 0 2
Pension Income 413 15 20 19 19 32 33 36 17 25
  Company or Union Retirement 126 14 18 14 5 10 7 0 1 11
  Federal Government Retirement 29 0 2 3 1 0 0 0 1 5
  Military Retirement 152 0 0 1 6 15 25 28 11 9
  State or Local Government Retirement 101 1 0 4 6 7 0 8 5 4
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 4 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
Child Support 54 22 17 6 5 0 0 0 2 0
Educational Assistance 141 52 36 25 14 2 0 5 3 3
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
106 38 30 6 6 12 1 3 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 88 83 0 0 1 4 0 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 16,118 253 194 315 299 575 324 501 352 713
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
16,279 255 196 306 317 583 330 493 332 731
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 881 26 31 52 126 154 136 92 112 73
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,390 60 54 80 158 192 174 125 112 107
  Government Transfer Payments 3,293 460 355 344 432 393 284 229 212 151
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 426 77 45 60 129 48 18 23 16 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,223 53 53 95 255 199 162 109 125 74
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1,009 118 72 96 164 87 71 62 39 30

 

  $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
45 to 54 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 353 539 371 669 306 552 285 714 293 481
Earnings 232 565 293 683 239 605 241 788 200 502
  Wages and Salary 190 508 276 633 229 551 226 723 186 456
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 37 74 20 62 19 53 7 69 8 42
  Farm Self-Employment 9 4 3 6 2 1 5 3 0 3
Social Security 31 16 22 0 6 0 0 0 2 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 4 5 6 15 4 2 0 3 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 6 0 5 0 5 0 2 0 0
Disability Benefits 4 4 7 0 0 5 3 0 0 8
Unemployment Compensation 18 13 7 9 0 0 0 2 0 4
Workers Compensation 3 5 0 6 1 1 0 3 0 0
Property Income 30 34 12 27 11 6 8 36 10 7
  Interest 12 8 2 24 3 4 0 18 1 1
  Dividends 0 22 0 10 0 0 4 13 0 8
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 12 12 0 11 0 3 2 1 3 3
Retirement Income 24 28 12 41 9 28 8 11 0 5
  Company or Union Retirement 5 0 1 8 0 12 4 3 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 11 10 4 8 3 3 0 5 0 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 7 2 18 6 12 3 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 1 0 3 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 6 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 21 25 6 37 9 23 7 10 0 5
  Company or Union Retirement 5 0 0 8 0 11 7 3 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 11 10 4 8 3 3 0 5 0 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 10 1 18 6 8 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 1 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 276 576 325 683 247 599 241 785 204 503
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
286 562 312 694 253 597 256 782 207 500
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 31 16 22 2 6 0 0 0 2 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
46 34 21 39 19 34 17 10 4 5
  Government Transfer Payments 72 65 48 51 16 23 18 23 13 16
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
38 25 25 0 6 0 0 0 2 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
35 29 13 48 10 35 8 11 0 5

 

  $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
45 to 54 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 313 849 227 455 244 600 170 330 143 373
Earnings 241 952 156 453 172 694 109 318 122 431
  Wages and Salary 226 877 161 412 164 649 107 318 121 429
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8 89 8 24 5 58 0 9 0 21
  Farm Self-Employment 0 10 0 4 0 16 0 2 0 7
Social Security 0 1 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 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 8 12 0 5 6 0 1 1 0 5
  Interest 0 1 0 3 4 0 1 1 0 3
  Dividends 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 4 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 4
Retirement Income 12 14 11 4 0 13 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 4 6 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 3 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 1 7 1 0 4 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) 1 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 7 14 8 4 0 7 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 0 6 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 3 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 1 4 1 0 4 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 0 0 3 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 243 952 156 452 176 692 109 318 122 430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
250 951 170 449 175 685 115 335 121 429
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
13 18 8 9 1 10 0 4 0 2
  Government Transfer Payments 13 14 5 9 4 13 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
12 14 11 4 0 13 0 0 0 1

 

  $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
45 to 54 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 125 378 153 349 152 187 121 275 86 121
Earnings 63 423 114 422 89 202 69 287 47 101
  Wages and Salary 56 404 115 385 88 201 62 277 47 93
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 16 0 21 2 5 0 18 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 1 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 0 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 0 0 0
Property Income 4 5 3 9 1 2 6 1 0 2
  Interest 0 0 0 4 0 2 3 1 0 0
  Dividends 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2 7 1 2 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 2 0 8 0 4 3 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 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 2 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
Pension Income 2 0 0 0 8 0 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 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 63 422 114 426 89 199 71 287 50 100
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
71 443 119 424 91 202 76 282 57 101
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 4 5 0 8 0 6 3 0 2
  Government Transfer Payments 2 0 3 0 8 0 2 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 2 0 8 0 1 3 0 2

 

    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
45 to 54 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 87 2,872 47,783 532 63,271 625 0.463 0.0075 1,249
Earnings 44 2,638 50,609 182 65,167 662 0.433 0.0079 1,249
  Wages and Salary 41 2,441 51,254 189 66,472 694 0.423 0.0082 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 151 22,160 648 36,686 1,322 0.563 0.0228 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 13 7,912 2,069 23,257 2,616 0.649 0.0481 1,249
Social Security 0 0 13,434 305 14,081 246 0.256 0.0244 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,349 212 8,389 274 0.329 0.0379 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 3 0 8,283 1,192 13,209 1,010 0.548 0.0539 1,249
Survivor Benefits 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 12,739 860 17,764 1,479 0.498 0.0654 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 7 0 6,415 234 8,576 267 0.480 0.0248 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 5,983 1,410 9,944 913 0.562 0.0600 1,249
Property Income 15 49 1,643 20 3,827 153 0.655 0.0258 1,249
  Interest 28 0 1,445 18 1,908 99 0.469 0.0434 1,249
  Dividends 0 28 1,612 30 3,339 208 0.628 0.0422 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 2 2,081 69 5,603 533 0.627 0.0588 1,249
Retirement Income 3 0 17,764 1,107 23,092 879 0.430 0.0337 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 11,902 1,081 17,983 1,446 0.507 0.0591 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,220 909 21,564 1,093 0.264 0.0659 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 24,033 2,335 28,323 1,823 0.370 0.0670 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 3 0 21,499 1,164 25,451 1,029 0.376 0.0403 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 13,206 4,334 19,653 1,680 0.456 0.0660 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,695 1,159 22,406 1,098 0.256 0.0668 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 30,322 2,140 32,288 2,396 0.331 0.0823 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 0 0 3,760 464 5,133 645 0.486 0.1048 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,756 483 8,261 1,406 0.602 0.1098 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,336 159 1,668 369 0.403 0.2539 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 44 2,639 48,472 731 62,811 637 0.445 0.0077 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
46 2,694 48,986 714 63,066 635 0.445 0.0077 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 13,454 306 14,124 248 0.257 0.0245 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3 1 14,671 300 19,168 486 0.397 0.0247 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 12 0 10,356 204 13,179 250 0.455 0.0163 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 8,103 223 8,115 283 0.365 0.0364 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,966 246 12,953 210 0.284 0.0210 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3 3 11,582 510 17,573 621 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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