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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
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 2,206 65 52 68 129 122 100 104 73 106
Earnings 1,784 56 42 25 26 74 38 79 60 94
  Wages and Salary 1,692 45 40 22 22 65 37 76 60 88
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 127 24 4 3 5 18 0 6 0 10
  Farm Self-Employment 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 184 6 20 1 49 41 31 21 2 6
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 120 8 19 19 47 16 11 0 0 0
Public Assistance 32 22 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 80 18 0 19 8 5 3 18 0 0
Survivor Benefits 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 31 2 2 3 0 13 4 2 2 1
Unemployment Compensation 268 91 42 41 23 11 18 18 9 7
Workers Compensation 30 14 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 7
Property Income 561 468 26 18 14 2 1 5 1 3
  Interest 526 474 13 10 6 2 0 0 0 3
  Dividends 136 116 5 9 1 2 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 65 42 3 9 7 1 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 94 2 3 5 3 22 11 3 12 0
  Company or Union Retirement 21 0 0 0 0 11 2 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 9 0 2 2 3 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 43 0 0 3 0 5 8 2 8 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 4 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) 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 6 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0
Pension Income 66 0 0 0 3 12 8 2 10 0
  Company or Union Retirement 13 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 37 0 0 0 0 1 8 2 8 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 2 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 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 7 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 30 9 7 6 4 0 2 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
21 1 5 2 5 7 0 1 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 8 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,957 63 58 23 77 114 67 95 65 100
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,985 61 58 24 70 119 69 96 66 95
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 184 6 20 1 49 41 31 21 2 6
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
260 8 16 5 46 56 41 25 15 4
  Government Transfer Payments 701 124 69 79 123 78 65 61 23 18
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 146 24 28 18 49 16 11 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
311 27 34 23 93 52 43 19 6 8
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
236 26 30 23 48 38 22 2 12 0

 

  $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
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 50 132 59 117 40 104 47 110 27 74
Earnings 39 123 53 126 24 93 41 112 19 61
  Wages and Salary 38 115 50 128 24 87 41 106 18 59
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 10 1 4 0 5 0 2 2 1
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 3 2 2 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 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 2 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Property Income 5 2 0 4 0 0 1 5 0 0
  Interest 3 3 0 5 0 0 0 7 0 0
  Dividends 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 9 5 8 2 2 4 0 0 1 0
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Military Retirement 7 2 8 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 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) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 8 3 8 2 2 4 0 0 1 0
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Military Retirement 7 2 8 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 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 2 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 42 124 56 126 25 93 41 112 21 61
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
42 124 52 124 30 101 41 115 23 66
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
9 7 10 2 4 4 0 1 1 0
  Government Transfer Payments 20 13 17 0 2 1 1 0 1 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
4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
11 3 8 2 4 4 0 0 1 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
45 to 54 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 20 68 28 60 20 50 10 32 12 54
Earnings 21 81 21 60 12 51 11 34 12 50
  Wages and Salary 21 81 21 58 12 50 11 33 14 49
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 5 0 3 0 0 0 2
  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 2 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 2 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 2 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 2 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 0 1 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 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 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 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 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 21 81 21 60 11 51 11 34 12 50
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
19 77 20 61 17 51 9 33 10 55
  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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 0 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
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 9 21 11 36 11 18 1 16 4 15
Earnings 8 20 6 37 2 25 0 20 5 13
  Wages and Salary 9 17 6 35 2 25 0 22 5 12
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 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 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 9 20 6 37 2 25 0 20 5 13
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
9 20 6 39 6 24 0 20 6 13
  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
45 to 54 Years
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 4 127 30,915 602 40,462 1,233 0.448 0.0218 1,430
Earnings 0 109 35,849 679 44,427 1,414 0.408 0.0238 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 87 36,031 703 43,694 1,400 0.390 0.0242 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 18 21,213 4,232 42,003 6,435 0.635 0.0904 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 10,943 490 11,113 443 0.246 0.0584 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,276 346 7,681 357 0.246 0.0647 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,260 1,376 10,583 1,129 0.446 0.0990 1,430
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 5,061 592 7,178 498 0.507 0.0509 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 2 1,498 76 2,797 507 0.581 0.1341 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,385 72 1,943 365 0.483 0.1613 1,430
  Dividends 0 2 1,469 151 2,588 1,195 0.593 0.3542 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 1 0 16,690 2,187 19,458 1,679 0.342 0.0906 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Pension Income 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Child Support 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 0 109 31,932 526 41,542 1,314 0.428 0.0226 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3 110 32,330 1,105 41,885 1,302 0.426 0.0221 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,943 490 11,113 443 0.246 0.0584 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 0 12,435 494 14,858 787 0.343 0.0568 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 1 0 9,083 323 10,500 405 0.428 0.0332 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,665 543 6,717 367 0.312 0.0588 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,446 284 9,721 352 0.287 0.0453 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 0 9,541 480 11,884 868 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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