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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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
13,532 185 122 205 459 759 887 1,015 993 792
Earnings 3,637 358 241 213 114 254 92 112 101 154
  Wages and Salary 2,950 257 197 158 82 218 91 80 88 104
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 684 144 57 47 29 54 3 29 13 37
  Farm Self-Employment 198 52 24 15 2 15 2 9 7 10
Social Security 11,885 190 345 452 788 1,343 2,100 2,397 1,906 1,148
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 161 34 26 31 47 6 3 9 5 0
Public Assistance 20 15 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 736 266 70 70 24 68 30 20 30 11
Survivor Benefits 299 78 29 29 38 27 20 2 11 12
Disability Benefits 86 14 9 4 11 3 3 4 7 8
Unemployment Compensation 227 40 55 31 14 17 16 12 8 23
Workers Compensation 54 20 3 20 6 0 1 0 0 1
Property Income 8,116 4,791 937 606 344 250 124 174 80 84
  Interest 7,565 5,522 688 388 164 174 73 107 47 22
  Dividends 3,259 1,984 436 240 118 114 41 26 16 48
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,327 581 196 138 50 83 30 53 9 48
Retirement Income 6,078 613 576 456 495 456 375 385 369 312
  Company or Union Retirement 3,742 528 478 362 380 337 308 224 235 172
  Federal Government Retirement 590 27 13 20 18 15 16 49 44 30
  Military Retirement 386 10 21 1 15 43 46 29 39 25
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,049 46 65 52 40 82 27 75 59 64
  Railroad Retirement 104 3 3 2 11 2 0 2 4 9
  Annuities 126 53 10 12 2 4 6 2 9 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 262 35 17 36 24 17 13 3 32 3
  Other or Don't Know 165 18 29 17 25 5 2 12 2 1
Pension Income 5,656 570 541 415 442 448 352 382 337 289
  Company or Union Retirement 3,619 501 467 352 363 327 293 229 230 164
  Federal Government Retirement 570 23 13 18 11 15 16 45 42 30
  Military Retirement 352 7 16 1 15 38 47 23 32 25
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,017 43 65 58 40 77 24 75 57 62
  Railroad Retirement 92 3 3 2 5 2 0 2 4 6
  Annuities 61 23 0 5 0 4 6 0 3 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 5 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
28 22 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 110 81 6 12 0 1 0 4 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 12,911 164 322 405 671 1,178 1,845 2,125 1,661 999
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
13,305 114 123 244 509 888 1,111 1,212 1,099 899
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 11,968 189 348 449 794 1,339 2,098 2,396 1,912 1,154
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
12,403 133 136 270 625 1,045 1,302 1,400 1,284 1,053
  Government Transfer Payments 12,391 169 169 297 679 1,153 1,811 2,132 1,735 1,142
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 178 46 27 33 47 6 3 9 5 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
11,978 192 350 463 821 1,351 2,102 2,414 1,912 1,148
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6,229 637 597 490 540 461 378 392 374 313

 

  $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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
692 656 593 549 431 438 370 358 267 251
Earnings 80 139 53 107 26 98 27 148 40 71
  Wages and Salary 65 104 48 88 24 84 24 123 39 59
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 35 6 17 0 14 3 23 1 7
  Farm Self-Employment 7 8 0 4 0 0 0 8 0 3
Social Security 584 388 119 39 10 17 19 0 4 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 24 13 21 20 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 24 39 47 43 35 28 21 38 24 29
  Interest 31 15 21 18 15 16 16 10 22 19
  Dividends 12 22 0 27 20 23 3 16 16 19
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 22 5 13 0 5 5 17 0 4
Retirement Income 287 177 129 222 106 177 97 113 48 73
  Company or Union Retirement 151 66 73 70 33 53 20 32 14 28
  Federal Government Retirement 37 30 15 45 16 31 12 21 15 18
  Military Retirement 29 7 3 21 3 15 7 21 9 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 47 57 31 60 22 63 25 20 15 12
  Railroad Retirement 9 0 10 11 17 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 3 3 21 3 0 0 2 3 0
Pension Income 265 162 124 219 95 173 76 93 45 67
  Company or Union Retirement 145 64 73 68 30 53 20 26 14 28
  Federal Government Retirement 37 30 15 45 16 29 12 21 15 18
  Military Retirement 25 7 3 18 3 15 9 21 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 50 49 26 60 22 63 25 25 7 12
  Railroad Retirement 5 0 10 11 17 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 572 406 218 133 118 136 114 130 87 88
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
742 649 537 463 434 398 367 288 234 214
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 588 389 126 50 27 28 28 0 6 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
788 662 499 440 385 322 285 206 168 136
  Government Transfer Payments 648 496 267 190 156 159 125 100 80 81
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
585 395 119 40 11 17 19 0 4 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
287 180 129 222 106 177 97 113 48 70

 

  $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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
232 240 195 187 154 141 159 109 138 117
Earnings 17 125 26 70 8 78 17 48 9 59
  Wages and Salary 14 103 18 57 7 75 20 39 9 51
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 34 4 3 0 3 0 7 1 4
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 0 8 0 5 0 2 0 4
Social Security 0 35 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 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 9 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 15 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 95 93 53 27 14 81 20 32 7 47
  Company or Union Retirement 33 31 20 3 5 22 1 3 3 21
  Federal Government Retirement 7 14 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 42 13 6 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 91 99 49 19 14 70 16 29 6 45
  Company or Union Retirement 33 31 17 3 5 22 0 3 3 17
  Federal Government Retirement 7 19 5 9 4 14 7 9 3 16
  Military Retirement 8 0 8 0 3 5 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 35 39 10 6 0 29 8 10 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 47 137 64 68 43 59 54 63 29 60
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
226 217 152 190 139 128 84 98 111 87
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
192 135 104 128 79 74 37 62 65 41
  Government Transfer Payments 124 103 71 67 35 46 37 48 48 21
  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 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
98 93 53 27 14 81 20 32 7 47

 

  $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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
103 100 68 96 87 76 51 77 62 46
Earnings 15 57 20 74 10 24 5 42 7 30
  Wages and Salary 14 36 23 65 10 17 5 33 7 29
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 17 0 6 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 11 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 23 8 13 6 0 5 3 11 6 8
  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 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 28 51 26 50 32 27 25 45 22 39
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
88 77 64 83 67 43 42 70 34 45
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
55 32 38 33 19 9 8 25 10 16
  Government Transfer Payments 35 19 19 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
23 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 alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
42 1,027 27,500 261 42,314 561 0.469 0.0097 1,249
Earnings 0 468 26,790 605 49,465 1,675 0.594 0.0188 1,249
  Wages and Salary 0 381 29,019 1,424 51,897 1,937 0.595 0.0214 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 69 15,624 2,293 32,787 2,220 0.630 0.0347 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 12 11,070 2,422 21,986 3,037 0.594 0.0610 1,249
Social Security 0 0 15,756 64 15,636 61 0.211 0.0064 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 6,690 581 6,692 395 0.368 0.0584 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 6 0 6,164 545 12,844 713 0.611 0.0347 1,249
Survivor Benefits 5 0 8,319 640 13,834 1,170 0.588 0.0553 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 14,249 3,868 15,868 1,468 0.416 0.0781 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,472 669 9,294 615 0.458 0.0533 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 27 122 2,118 26 8,253 250 0.727 0.0154 1,249
  Interest 67 0 1,713 22 4,652 171 0.689 0.0215 1,249
  Dividends 12 18 2,053 40 5,996 264 0.675 0.0255 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 28 0 3,552 260 9,229 555 0.646 0.0344 1,249
Retirement Income 48 15 15,454 283 20,687 276 0.475 0.0108 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 22 3 10,909 253 14,868 277 0.489 0.0149 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 6 0 27,218 1,537 31,711 971 0.359 0.0317 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,314 718 24,498 971 0.363 0.0410 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 23,280 941 27,611 706 0.401 0.0242 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 29,691 1,408 27,747 1,811 0.265 0.0793 1,249
  Annuities 6 0 5,035 1,488 17,398 2,610 0.694 0.0700 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 6 0 12,800 1,561 20,559 1,430 0.508 0.0514 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 9,366 904 17,367 1,492 0.498 0.0604 1,249
Pension Income 44 6 15,387 275 20,422 280 0.472 0.0112 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 25 0 10,959 257 14,863 280 0.488 0.0152 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 6 0 28,283 1,686 32,151 966 0.352 0.0317 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,741 895 24,922 997 0.364 0.0419 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 22,961 853 27,420 720 0.404 0.0247 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 31,112 1,201 29,224 1,973 0.257 0.0842 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 1,701 181 4,795 1,275 0.691 0.1464 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 14 557 17,201 75 28,330 512 0.481 0.0126 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
26 708 24,023 217 36,941 519 0.455 0.0104 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 15,799 64 15,769 64 0.215 0.0065 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
16 84 20,015 136 25,122 177 0.342 0.0078 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 11 39 17,249 73 20,878 146 0.315 0.0082 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,184 558 6,254 381 0.402 0.0555 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 15,736 63 15,608 61 0.212 0.0064 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
48 15 15,071 285 20,365 271 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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