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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 alone (1)
    Total 14,588 314 196 228 378 499 429 556 446 592
Earnings 11,087 311 192 249 161 298 207 279 185 424
  Wages and Salary 9,909 187 163 203 142 231 187 227 171 335
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,313 211 67 74 38 84 27 55 24 82
  Farm Self-Employment 285 103 23 30 5 13 0 4 1 11
Social Security 2,510 81 137 146 284 347 323 351 402 188
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 392 38 26 85 100 48 24 18 21 14
Public Assistance 34 24 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 599 139 92 60 31 49 42 30 10 22
Survivor Benefits 141 34 15 20 11 19 10 5 7 8
Disability Benefits 242 15 28 12 17 25 15 26 10 11
Unemployment Compensation 1,119 227 210 112 111 123 64 71 43 66
Workers Compensation 195 78 31 5 9 7 10 17 8 7
Property Income 8,565 5,837 833 441 261 298 156 122 66 100
  Interest 7,978 6,529 597 245 124 130 49 76 6 56
  Dividends 3,509 2,341 377 225 43 208 70 69 30 36
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,255 680 178 122 39 59 20 26 2 18
Retirement Income 2,462 176 140 136 150 143 133 156 129 143
  Company or Union Retirement 1,321 154 116 92 99 77 87 90 48 64
  Federal Government Retirement 260 2 5 15 3 24 3 7 18 18
  Military Retirement 196 2 0 5 8 6 16 31 21 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 497 16 11 17 11 33 19 23 31 40
  Railroad Retirement 41 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) 69 0 0 8 6 3 3 8 6 1
  Other or Don't Know 109 12 8 11 16 7 3 2 7 8
Pension Income 2,151 147 117 112 127 118 122 128 115 128
  Company or Union Retirement 1,220 134 103 85 98 78 84 76 45 62
  Federal Government Retirement 229 2 5 9 3 16 0 7 10 18
  Military Retirement 183 2 0 3 8 1 16 25 21 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 454 10 10 10 6 31 17 17 31 38
  Railroad Retirement 30 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. 105 72 5 7 3 8 1 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 13,011 265 235 260 352 542 467 572 500 603
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
13,682 242 188 221 339 491 428 506 399 546
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 2,552 81 137 146 293 347 323 351 408 194
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
4,117 167 171 161 354 356 347 341 357 227
  Government Transfer Payments 4,880 362 372 297 449 502 399 447 483 321
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 423 61 31 86 100 50 24 18 21 14
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
2,872 110 157 210 384 393 348 369 417 206
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2,841 228 167 219 242 177 151 167 143 153

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 359 534 388 605 326 534 287 616 245 333
Earnings 157 393 208 545 172 455 151 590 120 288
  Wages and Salary 145 338 199 463 167 390 153 527 123 259
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 54 15 82 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 35 42 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 39 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 45 27 19 14 18 2 10
  Interest 5 16 21 16 23 4 2 10 0 2
  Dividends 12 46 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 171 80 99 115 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 15 3 11 5 5 4 7 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 23 12 19 37 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 145 74 89 111 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 15 3 11 5 5 4 7 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 20 12 19 35 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 322 491 250 567 213 462 165 598 125 298
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
317 501 330 628 274 578 228 635 180 307
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 133 74 14 9 21 0 4 0 3 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
225 138 134 141 122 146 80 75 55 52
  Government Transfer Payments 229 185 84 115 94 71 49 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 16 9 19 0 3 0 3 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
175 93 102 122 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 alone (1)
    Total 252 592 236 326 203 390 169 245 151 279
Earnings 147 677 129 315 119 408 72 191 105 318
  Wages and Salary 150 608 132 298 118 368 72 185 91 320
  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 10
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 54 52 17 8 13 13 0 22 8 56
  Company or Union Retirement 19 26 3 3 2 5 0 6 0 30
  Federal Government Retirement 7 2 5 0 7 5 0 3 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 52 17 5 10 13 0 23 8 46
  Company or Union Retirement 19 26 3 3 2 3 0 3 0 20
  Federal Government Retirement 7 2 5 0 7 6 0 3 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 149 676 127 312 125 408 78 193 106 311
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
216 716 173 335 150 426 105 215 139 346
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
55 77 35 12 37 28 9 29 13 51
  Government Transfer Payments 26 62 23 13 20 21 12 22 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
56 52 18 8 13 13 0 22 8 56

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 113 241 118 236 132 144 77 179 90 129
Earnings 40 248 53 261 52 127 64 174 54 111
  Wages and Salary 32 245 44 247 55 120 62 173 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 54 129 66 177 54 111
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
77 246 72 288 72 144 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 14 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 alone (1)
    Total 83 2,340 42,566 502 61,797 710 0.478 0.0085 1,249
Earnings 47 1,992 50,050 519 66,149 865 0.465 0.0097 1,249
  Wages and Salary 47 1,773 50,806 229 67,100 887 0.454 0.0101 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 199 22,384 1,878 45,505 2,539 0.628 0.0292 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 19 6,416 791 30,577 5,291 0.746 0.0832 1,249
Social Security 0 0 14,514 216 14,357 146 0.258 0.0140 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,685 277 9,808 328 0.332 0.0390 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,166 989 12,717 569 0.517 0.0306 1,249
Survivor Benefits 1 0 7,952 1,265 11,018 1,200 0.525 0.0853 1,249
Disability Benefits 8 0 15,928 848 23,053 1,639 0.486 0.0561 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 7,736 419 9,546 259 0.443 0.0223 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,109 633 9,012 836 0.543 0.0592 1,249
Property Income 8 43 1,834 22 4,971 159 0.668 0.0194 1,249
  Interest 18 0 1,528 19 2,468 104 0.545 0.0326 1,249
  Dividends 0 16 1,874 35 4,071 177 0.600 0.0294 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 18 0 2,307 73 6,858 526 0.661 0.0427 1,249
Retirement Income 38 6 21,192 486 25,774 484 0.433 0.0167 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 10 0 15,970 563 20,651 568 0.471 0.0224 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 7 2 27,785 1,547 33,485 1,671 0.399 0.0494 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 21,849 1,282 23,592 904 0.262 0.0540 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 3 29,213 1,454 33,295 1,188 0.378 0.0357 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 12,988 3,854 22,667 2,899 0.510 0.0906 1,249
Pension Income 26 0 21,724 507 25,816 494 0.419 0.0174 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 10 0 15,886 641 20,498 578 0.466 0.0233 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 29,702 1,297 34,183 1,604 0.358 0.0515 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 22,749 920 24,332 933 0.252 0.0557 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 30,489 1,002 34,482 1,187 0.356 0.0362 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 1,817 198 8,790 2,340 0.770 0.1108 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 47 1,992 41,001 267 59,135 756 0.491 0.0091 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
81 2,107 42,457 528 60,875 723 0.471 0.0088 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,604 218 14,658 165 0.268 0.0147 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
34 14 18,641 251 24,168 339 0.405 0.0133 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 11 11 15,331 219 18,516 256 0.421 0.0128 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 8,337 288 9,277 322 0.362 0.0375 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 13,814 215 13,912 139 0.271 0.0132 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
38 6 18,704 520 23,719 439 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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