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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:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 14,760 207 148 291 608 892 1,020 1,116 1,071 860
Earnings 3,985 374 259 226 133 284 111 139 113 182
  Wages and Salary 3,259 271 214 172 98 247 108 99 101 130
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 737 155 58 50 32 59 3 38 13 38
  Farm Self-Employment 213 64 25 15 2 15 2 9 7 11
Social Security 12,850 205 383 551 954 1,501 2,278 2,525 1,993 1,184
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 226 49 45 46 55 6 7 9 5 2
Public Assistance 20 15 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 773 278 70 74 29 75 32 21 30 12
Survivor Benefits 315 82 32 34 38 27 23 2 11 12
Disability Benefits 96 14 9 8 13 3 4 4 9 10
Unemployment Compensation 246 43 60 34 15 17 16 17 10 23
Workers Compensation 58 23 3 21 6 0 1 0 0 1
Property Income 8,481 5,044 982 621 353 263 127 183 81 88
  Interest 7,893 5,788 720 397 165 182 73 111 47 24
  Dividends 3,333 2,037 446 241 121 114 41 31 16 48
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,392 613 202 143 56 89 32 55 11 51
Retirement Income 6,386 655 608 476 510 506 398 400 379 328
  Company or Union Retirement 3,930 563 503 379 392 378 321 233 243 178
  Federal Government Retirement 626 29 13 20 18 17 18 53 45 33
  Military Retirement 398 10 21 1 15 43 48 32 39 25
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,097 50 70 54 45 86 30 76 60 69
  Railroad Retirement 112 3 4 2 11 2 0 2 4 9
  Annuities 129 53 10 13 2 4 8 2 9 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 271 38 20 36 24 17 16 3 32 3
  Other or Don't Know 179 20 29 19 26 7 4 12 2 3
Pension Income 5,944 609 572 434 453 497 371 397 349 303
  Company or Union Retirement 3,802 536 495 368 371 367 305 237 239 170
  Federal Government Retirement 602 23 13 18 11 17 16 49 43 33
  Military Retirement 363 7 16 1 15 38 48 25 32 25
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,063 47 68 60 45 81 27 76 58 67
  Railroad Retirement 99 3 4 2 5 2 0 2 4 6
  Annuities 63 23 0 5 0 4 8 0 3 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 5 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
31 25 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 113 83 6 12 0 1 0 4 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 14,045 175 359 503 819 1,328 2,016 2,251 1,747 1,046
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
14,481 124 147 336 649 1,030 1,242 1,309 1,174 959
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 12,940 205 387 548 960 1,497 2,277 2,524 2,000 1,190
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
13,417 146 163 360 781 1,197 1,437 1,494 1,362 1,105
  Government Transfer Payments 13,429 185 203 389 849 1,309 1,985 2,255 1,815 1,191
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 243 61 46 49 56 6 7 9 5 2
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
12,976 209 391 560 1,003 1,514 2,281 2,543 2,001 1,187
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6,600 695 648 526 562 510 404 407 384 330

 

  $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:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 728 702 641 568 448 469 390 386 275 271
Earnings 88 153 67 115 31 110 31 161 41 80
  Wages and Salary 75 116 62 94 29 91 25 134 40 66
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 38 6 18 0 18 4 25 1 9
  Farm Self-Employment 7 8 0 4 0 0 0 8 0 3
Social Security 612 400 129 42 10 17 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 24 13 21 22 10 11 10 3 7 4
Survivor Benefits 8 8 3 3 3 0 3 0 3 0
Disability Benefits 4 1 5 3 0 5 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 25 42 47 45 35 28 21 41 25 29
  Interest 31 18 21 18 15 16 16 10 22 19
  Dividends 12 22 0 27 20 24 3 18 16 19
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 22 5 15 0 5 5 17 0 4
Retirement Income 298 190 141 231 107 184 97 116 50 82
  Company or Union Retirement 153 73 77 74 34 53 20 32 15 28
  Federal Government Retirement 38 30 19 45 16 32 12 22 15 25
  Military Retirement 33 7 4 21 3 16 7 21 9 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 50 60 33 62 22 65 25 20 16 14
  Railroad Retirement 10 0 10 14 19 13 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 10 0 0 3 1 2 20 9 6 6
  Other or Don't Know 4 4 3 23 3 0 0 2 3 0
Pension Income 277 173 136 230 98 178 77 94 47 76
  Company or Union Retirement 147 71 77 73 31 53 20 26 15 28
  Federal Government Retirement 38 30 19 45 16 30 12 22 15 25
  Military Retirement 29 7 4 18 3 16 9 21 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 52 53 28 62 22 65 25 25 8 14
  Railroad Retirement 7 0 10 14 19 13 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 0 0 3 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 611 435 234 141 120 156 130 145 90 97
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
785 698 571 484 450 427 386 315 246 234
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 617 402 136 56 30 29 28 0 6 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
819 696 532 454 399 337 293 218 172 149
  Government Transfer Payments 682 512 288 199 161 163 132 105 83 87
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
613 407 129 44 12 17 19 0 4 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
300 192 143 231 107 184 97 116 50 79

 

  $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:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 242 260 204 205 163 149 163 118 140 123
Earnings 17 138 28 75 9 84 17 53 9 61
  Wages and Salary 14 117 20 62 9 81 20 43 9 53
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 36 4 3 0 4 0 7 1 4
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 0 8 0 5 0 2 0 4
Social Security 0 41 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 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 11 0 0 0 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 2
Property Income 20 20 37 27 18 15 15 15 18 5
  Interest 6 33 6 31 1 5 5 8 16 2
  Dividends 11 26 0 3 0 6 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 9 9 2 3 0 0 1 1 4
Retirement Income 98 95 53 28 14 84 20 32 7 49
  Company or Union Retirement 33 33 20 3 5 22 1 3 3 23
  Federal Government Retirement 10 14 5 9 4 20 7 9 3 16
  Military Retirement 8 0 8 0 3 5 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 35 42 13 7 0 29 8 13 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
  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 94 101 49 20 14 73 16 30 6 46
  Company or Union Retirement 33 33 17 3 5 22 0 3 3 18
  Federal Government Retirement 10 19 5 9 4 17 7 9 3 16
  Military Retirement 8 0 8 0 3 5 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 35 39 10 7 0 29 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 52 153 64 78 47 63 55 67 33 65
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
240 239 156 200 143 135 85 104 113 92
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
200 148 108 128 80 78 37 65 65 42
  Government Transfer Payments 129 116 73 70 36 50 37 50 48 22
  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 41 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
101 95 53 28 14 84 20 32 7 49

 

  $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:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 105 108 69 99 90 76 51 80 64 48
Earnings 15 61 20 79 10 25 5 47 7 31
  Wages and Salary 14 40 23 66 10 19 5 39 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 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 8 4 4 5 13 7 3 10 2 1
  Interest 1 0 10 0 1 0 0 5 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 25 8 13 6 0 5 3 11 6 8
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 3 0 5 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 15 1 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 6 5 0 5 3 11 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 29 56 27 54 33 27 25 46 22 39
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
90 85 66 87 69 43 44 71 35 47
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
55 34 39 33 19 9 10 25 10 18
  Government Transfer Payments 35 19 20 10 9 3 12 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
25 8 13 6 0 5 3 11 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:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 42 1,070 26,564 242 41,014 527 0.472 0.0093 1,249
Earnings 0 494 26,342 576 48,307 1,569 0.591 0.0181 1,249
  Wages and Salary 0 404 27,469 970 50,456 1,805 0.592 0.0205 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 70 15,793 2,155 32,118 2,082 0.627 0.0340 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 12 10,104 2,485 20,560 2,859 0.612 0.0595 1,249
Social Security 0 0 15,548 63 15,439 59 0.216 0.0062 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 6,042 454 6,454 340 0.398 0.0509 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 6 0 6,312 522 12,693 684 0.611 0.0338 1,249
Survivor Benefits 5 0 8,139 657 13,697 1,134 0.587 0.0541 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 13,856 3,677 15,621 1,335 0.404 0.0752 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,473 638 9,255 582 0.454 0.0509 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 29 122 2,102 26 8,072 241 0.726 0.0153 1,249
  Interest 69 0 1,705 21 4,567 166 0.687 0.0213 1,249
  Dividends 12 18 2,045 40 5,947 260 0.674 0.0254 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 28 0 3,529 257 9,045 532 0.641 0.0341 1,249
Retirement Income 48 15 15,251 279 20,499 267 0.476 0.0106 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 22 3 10,852 232 14,736 268 0.488 0.0146 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 7 0 27,418 1,472 31,768 940 0.359 0.0307 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,376 750 24,407 945 0.363 0.0404 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 22,904 859 27,256 685 0.406 0.0236 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 30,011 1,309 27,706 1,704 0.274 0.0749 1,249
  Annuities 6 0 5,352 1,349 17,161 2,544 0.689 0.0707 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 6 0 12,489 1,403 20,080 1,395 0.514 0.0508 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 9,585 1,162 17,153 1,393 0.492 0.0583 1,249
Pension Income 45 6 15,221 273 20,243 270 0.472 0.0109 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 25 0 10,896 235 14,702 271 0.487 0.0148 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 7 0 28,712 1,546 32,369 936 0.350 0.0308 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,864 929 24,850 970 0.367 0.0411 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 22,656 790 27,094 698 0.406 0.0241 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 31,125 1,008 29,061 1,842 0.238 0.0812 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 1,694 178 4,723 1,251 0.696 0.1442 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 14 591 17,024 74 27,830 483 0.481 0.0121 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
26 743 23,361 214 36,031 489 0.458 0.0100 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 15,591 63 15,569 62 0.219 0.0063 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
16 85 19,576 119 24,542 168 0.346 0.0075 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 11 40 16,989 72 20,458 139 0.319 0.0079 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,721 444 6,135 330 0.407 0.0498 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 15,520 63 15,403 59 0.217 0.0062 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
48 15 14,717 281 20,062 261 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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