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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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 14,736 318 198 232 388 506 434 563 448 600
Earnings 11,182 315 192 250 163 300 209 284 188 429
  Wages and Salary 9,996 190 163 203 144 231 189 232 174 341
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,320 211 67 75 38 84 27 55 24 82
  Farm Self-Employment 288 103 24 30 5 14 0 4 1 11
Social Security 2,542 81 139 148 290 353 326 358 405 192
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 402 41 28 86 102 48 25 18 21 15
Public Assistance 34 24 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 611 141 95 62 33 49 42 30 10 22
Survivor Benefits 144 35 15 21 11 19 10 5 7 8
Disability Benefits 244 15 29 12 17 25 15 26 10 12
Unemployment Compensation 1,130 227 214 114 111 124 66 71 43 66
Workers Compensation 197 78 31 5 9 7 10 18 8 7
Property Income 8,635 5,889 835 446 261 302 158 123 66 100
  Interest 8,044 6,583 602 250 124 131 50 76 6 56
  Dividends 3,538 2,359 382 228 43 208 70 70 30 36
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,266 686 181 122 39 61 20 26 2 18
Retirement Income 2,501 180 146 141 153 145 136 157 129 144
  Company or Union Retirement 1,339 159 120 95 100 77 88 91 48 64
  Federal Government Retirement 266 2 5 17 3 24 3 7 18 18
  Military Retirement 202 2 0 5 9 6 18 31 21 14
  State or Local Government Retirement 504 16 13 17 11 35 19 23 31 40
  Railroad Retirement 42 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 6 5
  Annuities 37 2 7 2 6 0 9 2 6 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 70 0 0 8 6 3 3 8 6 1
  Other or Don't Know 110 12 8 11 16 7 3 2 7 8
Pension Income 2,186 153 121 116 129 120 125 129 115 129
  Company or Union Retirement 1,238 141 105 88 100 78 85 77 45 62
  Federal Government Retirement 233 2 5 9 3 16 0 7 10 18
  Military Retirement 189 2 0 3 9 1 18 25 21 14
  State or Local Government Retirement 461 10 11 10 6 33 17 17 31 38
  Railroad Retirement 31 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 3 0
  Annuities 17 0 0 0 4 0 7 0 2 0
Alimony 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 12 5 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 48 18 13 3 8 4 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
31 23 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 107 75 5 7 3 8 1 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 13,134 268 237 263 358 547 472 582 506 613
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
13,817 245 192 225 348 496 432 511 403 556
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 2,584 81 139 148 298 354 326 358 411 197
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
4,176 170 174 167 361 362 352 345 358 231
  Government Transfer Payments 4,952 366 381 306 456 510 402 454 488 325
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 433 64 33 88 102 50 25 18 21 15
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
2,914 114 160 213 392 399 351 377 419 209
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2,887 236 171 224 249 179 154 169 143 154

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 364 539 394 612 328 535 293 619 247 338
Earnings 157 395 210 550 174 458 153 596 120 296
  Wages and Salary 145 339 201 467 169 393 154 533 123 267
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 55 15 83 0 62 8 62 0 21
  Farm Self-Employment 8 9 0 10 6 2 0 3 0 2
Social Security 133 74 14 4 19 0 1 0 3 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 10 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 9 4 3 37 43 9 4 1 6 0
Survivor Benefits 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 9 5 14 3 3 8 5 4 0 7
Unemployment Compensation 41 30 12 11 0 0 0 0 1 0
Workers Compensation 3 10 2 1 0 5 0 1 0 2
Property Income 47 67 33 47 27 19 14 18 2 10
  Interest 5 16 21 16 23 4 2 10 0 2
  Dividends 12 48 0 6 1 0 0 5 0 15
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 17 16 4 15 1 1 0 7 0 4
Retirement Income 173 82 99 117 56 134 43 64 18 31
  Company or Union Retirement 86 32 55 41 22 74 16 32 7 10
  Federal Government Retirement 17 15 14 21 5 17 7 2 0 8
  Military Retirement 28 17 3 11 5 5 4 7 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 25 12 19 39 16 33 14 13 5 12
  Railroad Retirement 1 0 0 4 2 0 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 9 0 3 0 0 4 0 3 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 3 7 10 0 0 0 3 2 0 0
Pension Income 147 76 89 113 49 125 40 56 18 30
  Company or Union Retirement 83 31 48 37 19 69 16 30 7 10
  Federal Government Retirement 17 15 14 21 5 17 7 2 0 8
  Military Retirement 28 17 3 11 5 5 4 7 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 22 12 19 37 13 33 14 9 5 12
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 4 2 0 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 4 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 323 494 254 572 215 465 167 604 125 306
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
317 505 336 636 276 579 231 638 181 316
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 133 74 14 9 21 0 4 0 3 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
225 139 136 146 122 147 81 75 55 52
  Government Transfer Payments 233 187 85 117 94 71 53 45 39 34
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 10 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
142 84 17 9 19 0 3 0 3 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
177 94 102 123 58 138 45 64 18 31

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 257 598 237 328 204 394 169 248 152 282
Earnings 152 678 132 320 119 412 72 193 106 320
  Wages and Salary 155 609 136 303 118 372 72 187 92 322
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 6 56 4 12 1 34 0 5 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 10 10 2 10 15 8 4 3 6
  Interest 3 5 3 0 16 0 3 0 4 6
  Dividends 0 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 55 54 18 8 13 13 0 24 8 57
  Company or Union Retirement 19 28 3 3 2 5 0 6 0 32
  Federal Government Retirement 8 2 7 0 7 6 0 5 1 0
  Military Retirement 3 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 17 19 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 48 53 18 5 10 14 0 25 8 46
  Company or Union Retirement 19 28 3 3 2 3 0 3 0 20
  Federal Government Retirement 8 2 7 0 7 7 0 5 1 0
  Military Retirement 3 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 17 19 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 154 677 130 317 125 412 78 194 108 313
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
218 718 180 340 150 431 105 219 141 350
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
55 79 36 12 37 28 9 31 13 51
  Government Transfer Payments 27 63 24 13 20 21 12 24 8 28
  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
57 54 19 8 13 13 0 24 8 57

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 118 244 119 237 134 147 77 180 90 129
Earnings 40 248 53 261 52 129 64 175 54 111
  Wages and Salary 32 245 44 247 55 122 62 174 50 109
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 5 8 1 0 0 4 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 3 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 6 6 5 14 0 3 0 6
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 5 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 0 0 3 7 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 7 2 3 0 2 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 7 6 6 6 5 12 0 3 0 6
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 5 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 4 0 0 3 7 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 7 2 3 0 2 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 47 249 56 260 54 131 66 177 54 111
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
79 246 74 288 72 147 79 172 65 118
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
16 9 15 6 6 7 0 5 6 10
  Government Transfer Payments 10 6 3 4 5 7 0 5 1 4
  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 6 6 5 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 83 2,353 42,483 468 61,625 704 0.478 0.0085 1,249
Earnings 47 2,005 50,000 595 66,014 859 0.465 0.0096 1,249
  Wages and Salary 47 1,784 50,756 229 66,943 881 0.453 0.0100 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 202 22,429 1,887 45,636 2,531 0.629 0.0291 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 19 6,437 795 30,355 5,243 0.747 0.0830 1,249
Social Security 0 0 14,494 216 14,337 145 0.257 0.0139 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,621 274 9,706 326 0.334 0.0387 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,060 940 12,715 564 0.518 0.0302 1,249
Survivor Benefits 1 0 7,616 1,176 10,867 1,179 0.531 0.0843 1,249
Disability Benefits 8 0 16,003 851 23,300 1,647 0.478 0.0562 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 7,725 420 9,545 257 0.443 0.0222 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,153 635 9,045 832 0.546 0.0584 1,249
Property Income 8 43 1,833 22 4,956 158 0.668 0.0193 1,249
  Interest 18 0 1,527 19 2,457 104 0.543 0.0325 1,249
  Dividends 0 16 1,875 35 4,069 176 0.600 0.0293 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 18 0 2,306 72 6,822 522 0.661 0.0427 1,249
Retirement Income 38 6 21,109 486 25,709 481 0.435 0.0165 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 10 0 15,814 559 20,566 565 0.473 0.0223 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 7 2 27,986 1,571 33,692 1,658 0.388 0.0489 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 21,761 1,267 23,471 888 0.263 0.0532 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 3 29,006 1,557 33,094 1,176 0.378 0.0355 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 13,182 3,857 22,662 2,888 0.519 0.0890 1,249
Pension Income 26 0 21,622 508 25,723 491 0.423 0.0173 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 10 0 15,685 635 20,355 573 0.469 0.0231 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 30,021 1,250 34,578 1,596 0.340 0.0514 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 22,687 938 24,180 916 0.254 0.0547 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 30,361 1,028 34,243 1,175 0.356 0.0360 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 1,797 194 8,588 2,287 0.767 0.1132 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 47 2,005 40,960 265 58,976 750 0.491 0.0090 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
81 2,120 42,428 491 60,714 717 0.470 0.0087 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,587 218 14,651 164 0.268 0.0146 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
34 14 18,594 252 24,125 337 0.407 0.0132 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 11 11 15,307 217 18,499 254 0.421 0.0127 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 8,282 284 9,195 320 0.360 0.0372 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 13,773 215 13,875 138 0.272 0.0131 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
38 6 18,568 525 23,646 435 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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