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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 alone (2)
    Total 2,151 64 52 67 128 122 96 102 73 101
Earnings 1,739 56 40 25 26 74 38 78 60 88
  Wages and Salary 1,646 45 38 22 22 65 37 75 60 82
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 127 24 4 3 5 17 0 6 0 10
  Farm Self-Employment 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 179 6 20 1 49 41 28 20 2 6
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 118 8 19 18 46 16 11 0 0 0
Public Assistance 32 22 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 77 17 0 18 8 5 3 18 0 0
Survivor Benefits 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 29 2 2 2 0 13 4 2 2 1
Unemployment Compensation 260 87 42 41 23 11 17 18 9 5
Workers Compensation 30 14 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 7
Property Income 540 450 26 17 13 2 1 5 1 3
  Interest 506 458 13 9 6 2 0 0 0 3
  Dividends 126 108 5 8 1 2 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 65 42 3 9 7 1 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 92 2 2 3 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 41 0 0 1 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) 1 0 0 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
19 1 5 2 5 7 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 7 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,907 63 56 23 77 113 64 93 65 94
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,934 61 56 24 70 119 66 93 66 89
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 179 6 20 1 49 41 28 20 2 6
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
254 8 16 3 46 56 38 24 15 4
  Government Transfer Payments 684 118 69 79 122 76 60 61 23 17
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 144 24 28 17 48 16 11 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
304 27 34 22 92 51 39 18 6 8
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
232 26 30 20 47 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 alone (2)
    Total 43 126 56 117 40 104 46 109 27 74
Earnings 36 116 52 126 24 93 40 110 19 61
  Wages and Salary 34 109 48 128 24 87 40 104 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 2 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 5 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 38 118 54 126 24 93 40 110 21 61
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
38 118 50 124 30 101 40 113 23 66
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 2 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 alone (2)
    Total 20 68 28 60 20 48 8 29 12 52
Earnings 21 80 21 60 12 48 11 31 12 48
  Wages and Salary 21 80 21 58 12 46 11 30 14 47
  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 0 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 80 21 60 11 48 11 31 12 48
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
19 76 20 61 17 48 9 31 10 53
  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 alone (2)
    Total 9 19 11 35 11 18 1 14 4 14
Earnings 8 18 6 36 2 25 0 18 5 13
  Wages and Salary 9 15 6 34 2 25 0 20 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 18 6 36 2 25 0 18 5 13
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
9 18 6 38 6 24 0 18 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 alone (2)
    Total 4 119 30,979 594 40,252 1,254 0.449 0.0224 1,430
Earnings 0 101 35,803 672 44,197 1,441 0.406 0.0240 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 80 35,979 695 43,428 1,427 0.389 0.0244 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 18 21,234 4,223 42,041 6,442 0.638 0.0906 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 10,807 493 11,018 450 0.250 0.0591 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,292 350 7,680 363 0.247 0.0652 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,711 1,567 10,868 1,153 0.433 0.1010 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 5,102 584 7,145 503 0.501 0.0521 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 0 2 1,500 77 2,737 510 0.577 0.1383 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,383 73 1,869 359 0.465 0.1678 1,430
  Dividends 0 2 1,466 156 2,669 1,288 0.596 0.3676 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 1 0 17,525 2,157 19,827 1,695 0.344 0.0910 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 0 101 31,940 519 41,337 1,339 0.428 0.0229 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3 102 32,338 1,109 41,686 1,326 0.426 0.0225 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,807 493 11,018 450 0.250 0.0591 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 0 12,354 488 14,906 805 0.344 0.0576 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 1 0 9,059 322 10,522 412 0.423 0.0339 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,667 560 6,704 371 0.314 0.0593 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,398 284 9,654 356 0.295 0.0459 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1 0 9,643 498 11,991 881 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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