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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
65 Years and over:
All Races
    Total 16,667 263 189 396 809 1,068 1,186 1,249 1,194 967
Earnings 4,442 411 284 255 151 324 133 152 132 219
  Wages and Salary 3,661 297 234 199 113 281 127 109 117 160
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 792 165 61 51 35 65 5 39 16 44
  Farm Self-Employment 216 64 27 15 2 15 2 9 7 13
Social Security 14,386 247 460 667 1,196 1,728 2,499 2,760 2,157 1,285
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 343 78 62 67 91 14 11 9 7 2
Public Assistance 33 20 10 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 872 286 83 87 41 84 36 26 33 12
Survivor Benefits 345 86 38 40 39 29 23 4 13 12
Disability Benefits 113 16 9 9 17 5 7 4 10 10
Unemployment Compensation 293 59 64 45 19 27 16 17 13 24
Workers Compensation 64 25 4 22 6 0 3 0 0 1
Property Income 9,147 5,507 1,038 670 376 280 141 191 85 91
  Interest 8,504 6,276 757 428 172 199 80 115 49 28
  Dividends 3,520 2,168 470 254 122 117 43 31 16 51
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,502 672 215 154 63 94 37 63 11 52
Retirement Income 7,014 699 648 543 577 546 456 430 408 360
  Company or Union Retirement 4,309 605 534 434 444 401 362 258 254 194
  Federal Government Retirement 708 33 16 20 20 24 19 54 49 38
  Military Retirement 433 12 21 1 17 46 51 35 47 25
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,214 50 75 63 52 96 44 78 65 79
  Railroad Retirement 117 3 4 2 11 2 4 2 5 9
  Annuities 140 55 10 15 2 5 8 2 12 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 283 38 22 38 26 17 16 3 32 3
  Other or Don't Know 202 22 31 24 31 8 4 13 2 3
Pension Income 6,536 652 610 491 516 540 425 431 377 334
  Company or Union Retirement 4,169 577 528 418 422 391 342 262 251 186
  Federal Government Retirement 680 27 16 18 13 25 18 52 47 38
  Military Retirement 397 9 17 1 17 41 51 27 41 25
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,174 47 72 65 52 91 41 78 61 77
  Railroad Retirement 105 3 4 2 5 2 4 2 5 6
  Annuities 71 25 0 5 0 5 8 0 6 1
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 14 9 0 0 0 4 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
39 29 8 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 121 86 6 16 0 3 0 4 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15,786 225 425 620 1,052 1,541 2,222 2,461 1,900 1,165
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
16,290 161 197 441 838 1,207 1,410 1,460 1,289 1,067
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 14,483 247 463 664 1,203 1,724 2,502 2,759 2,165 1,290
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
15,047 176 221 461 982 1,380 1,616 1,663 1,487 1,200
  Government Transfer Payments 15,096 226 254 480 1,110 1,528 2,195 2,459 1,983 1,276
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 373 95 69 70 94 14 11 9 7 2
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
14,580 255 461 681 1,289 1,753 2,507 2,771 2,173 1,287
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
7,349 772 711 614 659 556 466 440 415 362

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
All Races
    Total 793 781 704 631 475 497 432 425 300 300
Earnings 98 158 72 141 39 126 33 174 45 89
  Wages and Salary 79 119 67 119 38 107 27 143 44 74
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8 40 6 18 0 21 4 29 1 11
  Farm Self-Employment 7 8 0 4 0 0 0 8 0 3
Social Security 674 430 138 47 11 19 19 0 4 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 26 13 24 29 17 18 10 6 7 4
Survivor Benefits 8 8 3 3 3 0 3 0 3 1
Disability Benefits 4 1 5 3 0 7 0 6 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 3 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 32 44 47 50 37 31 22 42 25 30
  Interest 33 20 24 19 15 16 16 11 22 21
  Dividends 12 22 0 27 22 26 3 18 16 22
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 22 5 17 0 6 5 17 0 4
Retirement Income 331 212 158 273 118 197 101 129 56 90
  Company or Union Retirement 170 88 84 86 39 54 21 34 17 29
  Federal Government Retirement 43 32 25 53 18 39 12 25 15 28
  Military Retirement 36 7 4 21 3 17 7 27 9 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 57 64 37 78 22 69 27 23 20 18
  Railroad Retirement 10 0 10 14 19 13 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 10 2 0 7 1 2 20 9 6 6
  Other or Don't Know 5 5 4 23 4 0 0 2 3 0
Pension Income 309 192 152 267 108 190 78 107 53 82
  Company or Union Retirement 165 87 83 85 36 54 21 28 17 29
  Federal Government Retirement 41 32 25 53 18 35 12 25 15 27
  Military Retirement 32 7 4 18 3 17 9 27 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 60 57 32 78 22 69 27 28 12 18
  Railroad Retirement 7 0 10 14 19 13 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 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 668 471 245 166 135 180 139 157 99 111
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
852 760 618 548 484 457 419 350 271 256
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 680 432 144 61 30 31 28 0 6 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
895 754 580 504 432 347 319 242 187 164
  Government Transfer Payments 740 563 318 227 181 176 139 120 93 96
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
675 441 138 50 12 19 19 0 4 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
333 214 160 275 118 197 101 129 56 87

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
All Races
    Total 266 294 231 219 182 166 181 137 152 137
Earnings 21 147 28 84 12 100 17 58 11 69
  Wages and Salary 18 125 20 71 10 97 20 48 11 59
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 37 4 3 2 4 0 8 1 4
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 0 8 0 5 0 2 0 4
Social Security 0 45 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 4 0 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 11 0 0 4 3 3 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 3
Property Income 20 20 37 27 18 15 15 17 18 5
  Interest 6 33 6 31 1 5 5 8 16 2
  Dividends 11 26 0 3 0 7 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 9 9 2 3 0 0 1 1 4
Retirement Income 105 98 55 30 15 94 22 33 7 52
  Company or Union Retirement 38 35 22 3 5 29 1 3 3 24
  Federal Government Retirement 12 16 5 9 8 21 10 10 3 18
  Military Retirement 8 0 8 0 3 7 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 38 43 13 7 0 31 8 14 0 2
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 5
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 4 2 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 3
  Other or Don't Know 8 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 102 103 51 22 18 83 18 31 6 51
  Company or Union Retirement 38 35 19 3 5 29 0 3 3 20
  Federal Government Retirement 12 21 5 9 8 18 10 10 3 18
  Military Retirement 8 0 8 0 3 7 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 39 39 10 7 0 31 8 11 0 2
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
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. 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 61 174 71 87 50 77 63 75 37 73
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
265 270 176 217 158 154 94 117 123 104
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
221 173 124 138 85 85 40 67 69 45
  Government Transfer Payments 142 132 88 78 41 53 43 56 49 23
  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 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
108 98 55 30 15 94 22 33 7 52

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
All Races
    Total 115 118 70 115 90 81 58 85 72 55
Earnings 17 65 20 92 13 26 9 49 7 31
  Wages and Salary 15 44 23 79 13 19 9 41 7 30
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 17 0 8 0 3 0 8 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 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 6 0 2 0 0 0 6 0
Survivor Benefits 0 2 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 9 4 4 5 13 11 3 10 2 1
  Interest 3 0 10 0 1 0 0 7 0 0
  Dividends 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 28 12 15 6 2 5 5 13 6 8
  Company or Union Retirement 2 2 0 3 0 5 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 15 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 4 3 0 0 0 3 8 6 3
  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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 23 8 8 5 2 5 3 13 6 5
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 3 0 5 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 15 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 4 3 0 0 0 3 8 6 3
  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 30 60 27 63 36 27 30 49 24 41
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
98 92 72 98 74 46 53 76 35 48
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
57 38 44 37 21 11 13 25 10 18
  Government Transfer Payments 35 23 20 12 9 6 16 23 11 11
  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
28 12 15 6 2 5 5 13 6 8

 

    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
65 Years and over:
All Races
    Total 46 1,140 25,704 231 39,776 479 0.476 0.0087 1,249
Earnings 1 534 26,028 590 47,357 1,436 0.586 0.0169 1,249
  Wages and Salary 1 444 27,349 926 49,486 1,641 0.587 0.0192 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 71 15,837 1,586 31,298 1,959 0.622 0.0332 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 12 10,133 2,495 20,467 2,823 0.609 0.0596 1,249
Social Security 0 0 15,359 61 15,231 56 0.221 0.0059 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 6,181 384 6,325 264 0.379 0.0405 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 6 0 6,932 476 13,234 640 0.592 0.0312 1,249
Survivor Benefits 5 0 8,015 656 14,218 1,123 0.591 0.0511 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 12,739 2,434 15,313 1,211 0.427 0.0685 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,353 532 8,861 511 0.452 0.0471 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 29 124 2,076 24 7,802 226 0.724 0.0150 1,249
  Interest 69 0 1,694 21 4,437 156 0.682 0.0210 1,249
  Dividends 12 18 2,030 38 5,839 249 0.674 0.0248 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 28 0 3,425 252 8,708 497 0.636 0.0335 1,249
Retirement Income 56 15 15,220 271 20,529 255 0.474 0.0101 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 22 3 10,855 229 14,744 254 0.485 0.0139 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 9 0 28,133 1,408 32,068 893 0.359 0.0288 1,249
  Military Retirement 2 0 19,281 618 24,614 939 0.366 0.0394 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 10 0 22,716 767 26,956 642 0.399 0.0226 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 29,271 1,457 27,093 1,647 0.279 0.0734 1,249
  Annuities 6 0 5,893 1,139 17,216 2,388 0.675 0.0692 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 6 0 12,588 1,435 20,051 1,347 0.512 0.0495 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 2 0 9,420 719 17,053 1,353 0.511 0.0565 1,249
Pension Income 52 6 15,198 263 20,255 257 0.470 0.0104 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 25 0 10,897 231 14,699 255 0.482 0.0141 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 9 0 28,759 1,392 32,329 887 0.352 0.0290 1,249
  Military Retirement 2 0 19,697 800 25,066 969 0.365 0.0402 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 10 0 22,641 727 26,891 654 0.399 0.0231 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 30,613 1,133 28,304 1,778 0.260 0.0780 1,249
  Annuities 1 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. 0 0 1,751 178 4,721 1,167 0.673 0.1413 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15 634 16,836 71 27,206 440 0.481 0.0114 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
30 807 22,719 209 35,203 447 0.460 0.0093 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 15,398 61 15,349 59 0.225 0.0059 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
17 96 19,222 115 24,132 158 0.352 0.0071 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 12 50 16,784 70 20,202 131 0.325 0.0074 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,794 385 6,014 254 0.394 0.0392 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 15,310 61 15,182 56 0.223 0.0058 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
56 15 14,451 257 19,897 246 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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