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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 alone (1)
    Total 16,934 368 187 310 393 585 411 508 409 730
Earnings 15,182 258 172 278 194 440 192 402 239 644
  Wages and Salary 13,860 168 156 226 157 342 174 337 220 550
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,677 255 64 89 54 144 30 85 19 117
  Farm Self-Employment 281 118 7 15 9 18 2 12 1 6
Social Security 856 26 29 50 126 144 135 90 111 69
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 368 48 34 57 124 46 19 21 14 0
Public Assistance 58 30 12 7 0 0 1 1 6 0
Veterans Benefits 257 63 34 29 16 6 17 23 10 10
Survivor Benefits 70 19 7 3 6 10 1 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 186 24 11 17 16 23 19 10 9 17
Unemployment Compensation 1,540 383 265 230 151 167 97 64 72 52
Workers Compensation 170 51 29 11 17 16 6 1 5 11
Property Income 8,682 6,604 655 419 230 171 86 107 41 60
  Interest 8,058 6,968 468 183 129 57 54 52 2 21
  Dividends 3,463 2,688 232 234 61 77 25 24 0 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,134 683 95 116 49 67 12 24 3 10
Retirement Income 609 46 33 38 42 46 53 43 26 43
  Company or Union Retirement 193 27 28 21 6 18 16 3 3 17
  Federal Government Retirement 47 0 2 3 1 0 8 0 6 5
  Military Retirement 158 0 0 8 6 15 25 28 11 9
  State or Local Government Retirement 147 2 0 4 18 12 0 12 6 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) 11 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 411 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 27 0 2 3 1 0 0 0 1 5
  Military Retirement 151 0 0 1 6 15 25 28 11 9
  State or Local Government Retirement 100 1 0 4 6 7 0 8 4 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 53 22 17 6 5 0 0 0 2 0
Educational Assistance 138 50 36 25 14 2 0 5 3 3
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
103 38 30 6 4 12 1 1 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 86 80 0 0 1 4 0 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15,935 252 191 312 295 561 323 492 347 702
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
16,092 253 194 303 313 568 326 483 326 720
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 858 26 29 50 126 144 135 90 111 69
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,358 60 52 76 157 181 170 123 111 104
  Government Transfer Payments 3,222 455 351 337 424 379 276 224 208 144
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 414 74 43 57 124 48 18 23 16 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,190 53 49 89 250 189 162 108 124 71
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
988 115 70 91 159 86 68 61 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 alone (1)
    Total 343 529 359 665 303 546 281 708 293 475
Earnings 228 554 285 679 235 598 237 781 198 497
  Wages and Salary 187 499 269 629 225 546 222 715 184 452
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 36 73 20 61 19 52 7 69 8 41
  Farm Self-Employment 9 4 3 6 1 1 5 3 0 3
Social Security 29 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 5 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 12 7 9 0 0 0 2 0 2
Workers Compensation 3 4 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 17 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 4
  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 0
  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 4
  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 0
  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 268 565 317 679 244 593 237 779 202 498
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
278 551 304 691 250 590 252 777 206 495
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 29 16 22 2 6 0 0 0 2 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
44 34 21 39 19 34 17 10 4 4
  Government Transfer Payments 69 64 48 50 16 23 18 23 13 13
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
35 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 4

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 310 845 225 445 241 592 170 327 141 372
Earnings 241 946 154 449 170 685 108 313 120 429
  Wages and Salary 226 871 159 408 161 641 106 313 119 427
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8 89 8 24 5 55 0 9 0 21
  Farm Self-Employment 0 10 0 4 0 15 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 7 10 0 5 4 0 1 1 0 4
  Interest 0 1 0 3 4 0 1 1 0 3
  Dividends 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4
Retirement Income 11 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) 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 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 243 945 154 448 174 683 108 313 121 428
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
250 944 168 445 173 676 115 332 119 428
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
12 18 8 9 1 10 0 4 0 2
  Government Transfer Payments 12 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
11 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 alone (1)
    Total 124 376 151 347 151 186 118 273 86 120
Earnings 63 420 114 417 88 201 67 283 46 101
  Wages and Salary 56 401 114 380 87 199 60 273 46 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 63 418 114 421 88 197 69 283 49 100
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
71 439 119 419 90 201 74 278 56 101
  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 alone (1)
    Total 87 2,842 47,999 571 63,421 630 0.463 0.0075 1,249
Earnings 44 2,615 50,635 182 65,243 666 0.433 0.0079 1,249
  Wages and Salary 41 2,421 51,282 189 66,568 699 0.424 0.0083 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 149 22,120 608 36,612 1,330 0.564 0.0229 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 13 7,655 2,077 23,099 2,632 0.652 0.0484 1,249
Social Security 0 0 13,495 303 14,107 250 0.259 0.0247 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,405 217 8,474 279 0.322 0.0386 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 3 0 7,857 1,148 13,239 1,053 0.557 0.0549 1,249
Survivor Benefits 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 12,834 945 18,031 1,524 0.497 0.0664 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 7 0 6,334 239 8,480 268 0.479 0.0251 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 5,940 1,400 9,972 923 0.566 0.0602 1,249
Property Income 15 49 1,643 20 3,813 154 0.654 0.0261 1,249
  Interest 28 0 1,446 18 1,911 100 0.469 0.0436 1,249
  Dividends 0 28 1,610 31 3,308 208 0.625 0.0429 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 2 2,075 69 5,515 532 0.624 0.0599 1,249
Retirement Income 3 0 17,920 1,139 23,121 887 0.429 0.0340 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 11,941 1,132 18,024 1,453 0.508 0.0591 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,302 970 21,725 1,097 0.264 0.0659 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 24,661 2,437 28,625 1,850 0.376 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 21,466 1,157 25,393 1,032 0.373 0.0406 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 17,746 1,175 22,426 1,100 0.246 0.0675 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 30,343 2,130 32,327 2,402 0.329 0.0828 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 3,859 459 5,225 656 0.479 0.1058 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,641 474 8,200 1,451 0.624 0.1089 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,338 161 1,701 379 0.424 0.2494 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 44 2,617 48,644 727 62,918 642 0.445 0.0077 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
46 2,669 49,169 710 63,178 639 0.444 0.0077 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 13,515 303 14,151 252 0.260 0.0247 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3 1 14,740 311 19,259 494 0.397 0.0249 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 12 0 10,285 209 13,148 254 0.456 0.0165 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 8,150 229 8,183 289 0.367 0.0369 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 12,034 255 12,990 213 0.286 0.0213 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3 3 11,698 511 17,684 629 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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