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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
55 to 64 Years
All Races
    Total 17,140 376 231 319 550 637 525 665 538 731
Earnings 12,799 364 232 288 191 352 259 335 224 532
  Wages and Salary 11,492 226 200 225 167 282 234 274 207 437
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,477 237 79 90 46 88 31 65 28 88
  Farm Self-Employment 296 106 27 30 5 14 0 4 1 11
Social Security 3,034 98 161 200 365 420 390 442 456 218
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 554 55 33 108 177 59 27 21 24 20
Public Assistance 45 32 8 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 767 164 129 68 48 61 44 32 27 25
Survivor Benefits 164 37 15 28 13 23 10 5 7 8
Disability Benefits 290 18 36 12 22 34 18 35 12 12
Unemployment Compensation 1,297 264 241 126 132 153 77 82 48 69
Workers Compensation 229 95 34 7 11 9 12 18 10 7
Property Income 9,495 6,547 904 484 276 319 168 137 70 103
  Interest 8,831 7,262 645 270 132 144 51 81 6 58
  Dividends 3,770 2,510 405 254 45 213 73 77 32 39
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,386 761 195 129 44 71 20 26 4 18
Retirement Income 2,881 186 166 173 172 175 153 185 158 168
  Company or Union Retirement 1,526 164 135 123 113 79 92 100 55 80
  Federal Government Retirement 306 2 7 19 3 26 4 8 21 19
  Military Retirement 276 2 0 5 11 21 24 45 32 22
  State or Local Government Retirement 574 16 15 20 14 46 26 31 37 41
  Railroad Retirement 45 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 6 5
  Annuities 45 4 7 2 7 2 9 2 6 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 73 0 0 10 6 3 3 8 8 1
  Other or Don't Know 127 12 12 12 19 8 3 2 7 8
Pension Income 2,530 159 137 141 145 145 140 153 142 153
  Company or Union Retirement 1,417 145 119 112 112 80 89 86 52 77
  Federal Government Retirement 264 2 6 9 3 16 0 8 11 19
  Military Retirement 255 2 0 3 11 13 24 34 32 22
  State or Local Government Retirement 521 10 13 13 7 43 23 22 37 39
  Railroad Retirement 34 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 3 0
  Annuities 20 1 0 0 4 1 7 0 2 0
Alimony 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 14 5 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 1
Educational Assistance 54 24 13 3 9 4 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
49 33 12 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 114 81 5 7 3 8 1 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15,178 316 288 339 446 660 581 707 592 746
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
16,001 287 233 306 434 607 530 628 490 687
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3,079 98 161 200 373 421 390 442 462 223
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
4,942 184 201 229 449 447 415 432 418 267
  Government Transfer Payments 5,928 419 436 378 624 635 465 550 567 368
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 593 83 40 110 177 61 27 21 24 20
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
3,537 133 186 276 541 479 421 463 472 239
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3,415 260 195 277 337 222 173 200 175 185

 

  $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
55 to 64 Years
All Races
    Total 448 649 470 755 374 630 338 695 280 402
Earnings 201 473 246 672 191 538 181 675 135 349
  Wages and Salary 188 411 234 586 185 464 183 602 137 318
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 6 62 16 88 0 71 9 72 0 21
  Farm Self-Employment 10 9 0 10 6 2 0 3 0 2
Social Security 157 79 17 4 19 0 1 0 3 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 12 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 22 4 4 48 53 17 4 1 6 0
Survivor Benefits 6 2 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 14 5 14 5 3 8 5 4 0 7
Unemployment Compensation 48 33 12 11 0 0 0 0 1 0
Workers Compensation 3 10 2 2 0 5 0 1 0 2
Property Income 49 71 37 50 29 20 17 19 2 10
  Interest 5 16 25 16 23 4 2 10 0 2
  Dividends 12 50 0 6 1 0 2 5 0 15
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 18 16 4 18 1 1 0 7 0 4
Retirement Income 202 95 123 125 58 157 50 68 21 43
  Company or Union Retirement 101 35 71 44 24 82 25 32 10 18
  Federal Government Retirement 20 15 14 24 5 26 7 2 0 8
  Military Retirement 35 19 6 11 5 10 4 8 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 27 17 22 42 16 39 14 14 5 16
  Railroad Retirement 1 3 0 4 2 0 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 9 0 3 1 0 4 0 3 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 8 7 10 0 0 0 3 5 0 0
Pension Income 174 91 111 121 52 146 49 60 21 43
  Company or Union Retirement 98 34 64 39 21 77 25 30 10 18
  Federal Government Retirement 18 15 14 24 5 26 7 2 0 8
  Military Retirement 35 21 6 11 5 9 4 8 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 25 17 22 40 13 35 14 10 5 16
  Railroad Retirement 0 3 0 4 2 0 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 5 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 381 576 301 699 236 548 195 683 140 359
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
387 599 398 765 307 680 270 720 199 384
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 158 82 17 9 21 0 4 0 3 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
269 160 164 157 132 180 88 80 60 72
  Government Transfer Payments 286 220 108 131 100 96 64 48 40 46
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 12 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
170 97 22 9 19 0 3 0 3 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
210 110 127 132 61 158 49 68 21 43

 

  $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
55 to 64 Years
All Races
    Total 288 664 265 381 234 443 178 286 174 317
Earnings 179 755 149 372 129 465 78 224 110 350
  Wages and Salary 183 684 150 353 126 424 78 217 96 353
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 6 59 7 14 3 35 0 7 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 9 0 1 0 7 0 5 0 0
Social Security 0 3 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 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 12
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 20 12 10 4 14 15 8 4 3 6
  Interest 3 11 3 0 16 0 3 0 4 6
  Dividends 2 4 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 3 0 0 3 7 0 0 0 2
Retirement Income 61 61 21 10 15 15 0 28 9 58
  Company or Union Retirement 22 31 3 3 2 5 0 8 0 32
  Federal Government Retirement 8 3 7 1 9 8 0 6 2 0
  Military Retirement 3 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 19 21 6 0 0 4 0 3 4 25
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 52 62 18 6 12 14 0 29 9 46
  Company or Union Retirement 22 31 3 3 2 3 0 5 0 20
  Federal Government Retirement 8 6 7 1 9 7 0 6 2 0
  Military Retirement 3 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 19 21 6 0 0 4 0 6 4 25
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 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. 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 182 755 147 369 134 463 84 225 112 344
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
248 792 201 390 174 474 113 258 156 385
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
64 89 39 14 39 28 9 37 13 51
  Government Transfer Payments 30 69 29 14 27 21 12 26 10 30
  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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
62 61 22 10 15 19 2 28 9 58

 

  $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
55 to 64 Years
All Races
    Total 135 264 135 288 143 164 87 203 97 142
Earnings 44 274 57 314 60 142 70 201 60 118
  Wages and Salary 38 271 48 299 63 135 67 198 57 117
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 5 8 1 1 0 8 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 6 0 3 0 3 0 3 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 2 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 4 1 10 12 4 0 2 0 0
  Interest 0 4 0 5 0 3 0 2 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 4 5 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 12 6 12 6 6 14 0 3 0 6
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 5 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 6 0 3 7 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 2 3 0 4 1 0 3 0 5
  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) 5 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 8 6 12 6 6 12 0 3 0 6
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 5 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 6 0 3 7 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 2 3 0 4 1 0 3 0 5
  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 53 275 60 313 62 144 71 203 60 118
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
91 273 81 343 82 160 87 200 72 125
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
18 9 21 6 8 7 0 5 6 10
  Government Transfer Payments 11 6 9 4 6 7 0 5 1 7
  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
12 6 12 6 6 14 0 3 0 6

 

    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
55 to 64 Years
All Races
    Total 93 2,546 41,197 263 59,165 633 0.479 0.0079 1,249
Earnings 54 2,158 47,240 544 63,948 782 0.463 0.0090 1,249
  Wages and Salary 55 1,919 50,009 507 64,666 798 0.453 0.0094 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 219 22,137 1,796 45,068 2,367 0.633 0.0276 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 19 6,261 806 29,715 5,105 0.748 0.0823 1,249
Social Security 0 0 14,245 197 14,112 131 0.259 0.0127 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,643 186 9,640 279 0.333 0.0335 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,695 811 13,018 498 0.507 0.0264 1,249
Survivor Benefits 1 0 7,818 1,104 11,314 1,107 0.507 0.0786 1,249
Disability Benefits 8 0 15,408 821 21,648 1,422 0.477 0.0531 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 1 0 7,833 381 9,529 247 0.445 0.0215 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 3,917 621 8,550 749 0.556 0.0548 1,249
Property Income 8 48 1,813 21 4,852 151 0.668 0.0189 1,249
  Interest 22 0 1,520 18 2,435 100 0.544 0.0315 1,249
  Dividends 0 18 1,878 34 4,095 173 0.603 0.0285 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 19 0 2,276 68 6,583 486 0.658 0.0417 1,249
Retirement Income 50 12 21,098 447 25,915 456 0.433 0.0156 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 26 0 16,434 545 21,440 565 0.473 0.0214 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 8 2 29,086 1,560 34,677 1,566 0.379 0.0451 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,922 875 22,189 709 0.255 0.0460 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 3 27,330 1,745 31,992 1,074 0.374 0.0337 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) 3 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 10 0 12,823 3,884 22,062 2,543 0.512 0.0834 1,249
Pension Income 44 0 21,711 460 26,009 464 0.418 0.0163 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 26 0 16,507 610 21,387 579 0.470 0.0222 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 31,091 941 36,137 1,540 0.323 0.0481 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 21,044 1,011 22,822 737 0.240 0.0479 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 28,958 1,361 33,109 1,086 0.355 0.0344 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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,760 184 8,170 2,168 0.772 0.1123 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 54 2,158 39,704 673 56,748 678 0.490 0.0084 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
92 2,294 41,363 246 58,494 647 0.471 0.0081 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,332 199 14,389 146 0.268 0.0133 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
43 22 18,181 235 23,773 311 0.410 0.0123 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 13 11 15,035 210 18,237 228 0.418 0.0116 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 8,397 192 9,181 274 0.359 0.0323 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 13,413 197 13,644 124 0.273 0.0119 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
50 12 18,122 466 23,463 406 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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