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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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
14,603 307 158 224 324 427 313 368 304 551
Earnings 13,094 213 132 207 158 307 134 279 157 472
  Wages and Salary 11,934 134 121 165 128 229 121 225 143 390
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,493 239 58 76 46 122 25 71 12 101
  Farm Self-Employment 272 113 7 15 8 17 2 12 1 6
Social Security 764 23 27 44 100 127 124 80 100 66
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 317 45 32 45 103 40 19 19 11 0
Public Assistance 44 22 10 6 0 0 0 1 5 0
Veterans Benefits 241 57 33 26 16 6 16 19 10 10
Survivor Benefits 68 19 7 2 6 10 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 171 19 9 17 15 22 19 10 5 17
Unemployment Compensation 1,309 334 228 197 125 133 79 51 62 48
Workers Compensation 157 50 26 8 16 15 5 1 5 11
Property Income 8,115 6,142 628 399 203 169 83 100 37 58
  Interest 7,541 6,494 449 176 127 56 49 52 2 21
  Dividends 3,318 2,570 219 228 55 76 25 23 0 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,043 636 91 102 36 65 9 21 3 10
Retirement Income 556 40 29 34 37 42 47 43 22 41
  Company or Union Retirement 167 24 27 18 5 13 12 3 1 17
  Federal Government Retirement 47 0 2 2 1 0 8 0 6 5
  Military Retirement 147 0 0 8 4 15 23 28 11 7
  State or Local Government Retirement 137 1 0 4 17 12 0 12 5 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) 9 2 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 1
  Other or Don't Know 45 13 0 4 8 1 4 0 0 2
Pension Income 376 13 18 17 16 29 29 36 17 23
  Company or Union Retirement 106 12 17 13 4 7 4 0 1 11
  Federal Government Retirement 26 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 5
  Military Retirement 141 0 0 1 4 15 23 28 11 7
  State or Local Government Retirement 96 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 48 22 13 5 3 0 0 0 2 0
Educational Assistance 124 43 33 21 14 1 0 5 3 3
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
90 31 28 4 1 12 1 1 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 81 77 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 13,764 207 152 234 235 413 254 361 256 524
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
13,897 207 154 225 251 417 255 353 233 542
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 766 23 27 44 100 127 124 80 100 66
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,222 53 46 69 129 162 153 114 97 98
  Government Transfer Payments 2,808 390 308 286 360 317 245 193 180 132
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 352 64 40 44 105 41 17 22 11 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,046 42 47 76 210 162 149 96 109 65
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
878 102 63 75 137 73 61 60 32 28

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
255 404 282 520 246 457 242 619 259 421
Earnings 156 431 220 535 188 511 202 689 168 437
  Wages and Salary 123 384 208 495 182 461 187 624 155 397
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 28 63 17 54 16 49 7 67 7 35
  Farm Self-Employment 8 4 3 6 1 1 5 3 0 3
Social Security 28 15 22 0 6 0 0 0 2 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 3 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 6 0 0 5 3 0 0 8
Unemployment Compensation 16 9 7 8 0 0 0 2 0 2
Workers Compensation 2 4 0 6 1 1 0 3 0 0
Property Income 29 31 11 26 11 6 8 30 10 7
  Interest 11 6 2 24 3 4 0 11 1 1
  Dividends 0 22 0 10 0 0 4 13 0 8
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 12 10 0 9 0 3 2 1 3 3
Retirement Income 18 26 8 41 9 26 8 9 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 1 8 0 11 4 3 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 9 10 2 8 3 3 0 4 0 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 6 0 18 6 11 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 14 23 3 37 9 21 7 9 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 8 0 10 7 3 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 9 10 2 8 3 3 0 4 0 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 8 0 18 6 7 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 195 442 253 535 195 506 202 687 173 438
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
202 429 240 547 201 504 217 685 174 437
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 28 15 22 2 6 0 0 0 2 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
37 32 18 39 18 32 17 8 2 4
  Government Transfer Payments 64 56 44 49 16 23 18 21 11 13
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
34 22 25 0 6 0 0 0 2 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
28 28 8 48 10 33 8 9 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
276 762 202 393 219 533 162 309 135 339
Earnings 218 857 131 398 157 622 101 299 114 391
  Wages and Salary 203 796 136 361 148 579 99 299 113 393
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8 75 8 23 5 51 0 9 0 19
  Farm Self-Employment 0 10 0 4 0 13 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 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 7 9 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 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4
Retirement Income 11 12 11 4 0 12 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 4 6 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  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 0 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 12 8 4 0 6 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 6 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  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 0 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 220 855 131 397 161 620 102 299 114 390
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
222 852 146 394 160 615 107 316 114 390
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
12 16 8 9 1 10 0 4 0 1
  Government Transfer Payments 12 12 5 8 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 12 11 4 0 12 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
45 to 54 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
120 346 146 332 136 169 109 250 84 111
Earnings 61 390 111 391 83 186 63 260 44 91
  Wages and Salary 55 372 111 359 82 185 57 250 44 83
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 16 0 18 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 61 389 111 395 83 183 65 260 47 90
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
70 410 116 392 85 185 69 255 54 91
  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 4 0 8 0 4 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
82 2,707 51,126 222 67,183 697 0.453 0.0080 1,249
Earnings 41 2,486 52,135 187 69,050 735 0.424 0.0084 1,249
  Wages and Salary 38 2,303 54,279 995 70,525 772 0.413 0.0089 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 139 22,392 1,084 37,619 1,454 0.570 0.0240 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 13 7,617 2,081 23,299 2,698 0.654 0.0492 1,249
Social Security 0 0 13,741 312 14,362 269 0.258 0.0262 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,398 242 8,388 304 0.325 0.0414 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 3 0 8,138 1,196 13,541 1,109 0.557 0.0566 1,249
Survivor Benefits 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 12,955 928 17,957 1,528 0.477 0.0703 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 6 0 6,178 257 8,438 297 0.488 0.0269 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 5,836 1,605 10,152 986 0.564 0.0626 1,249
Property Income 15 48 1,651 20 3,908 163 0.659 0.0267 1,249
  Interest 28 0 1,452 19 1,955 105 0.478 0.0445 1,249
  Dividends 0 28 1,614 31 3,390 216 0.632 0.0431 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4 2 2,048 71 5,492 560 0.633 0.0627 1,249
Retirement Income 3 0 18,106 1,267 23,430 931 0.432 0.0353 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 11,611 1,382 18,298 1,611 0.504 0.0632 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,141 808 21,729 1,149 0.263 0.0690 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 24,278 2,520 28,869 1,939 0.361 0.0707 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 21,473 1,245 25,800 1,094 0.380 0.0420 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 13,285 4,844 19,983 1,843 0.453 0.0682 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,435 1,012 22,482 1,154 0.255 0.0700 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 30,344 2,259 32,120 2,493 0.347 0.0840 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 3,919 471 5,395 721 0.487 0.1115 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,768 477 8,828 1,645 0.634 0.1102 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,301 162 1,450 354 0.381 0.2935 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 41 2,488 51,173 192 66,486 708 0.436 0.0083 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
44 2,538 51,332 193 66,787 706 0.434 0.0082 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 13,763 313 14,411 271 0.259 0.0262 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3 1 14,990 372 19,644 528 0.401 0.0259 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 12 0 10,478 234 13,543 282 0.460 0.0177 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 8,169 250 8,153 316 0.362 0.0402 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 12,294 283 13,228 232 0.283 0.0227 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3 2 12,139 590 18,104 674 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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