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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 to 74 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 8,411 112 74 174 311 418 488 508 522 461
Earnings 3,195 251 195 156 98 228 87 110 95 141
  Wages and Salary 2,660 188 161 110 70 197 88 83 83 102
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 568 117 51 37 25 49 1 27 13 27
  Farm Self-Employment 154 47 23 13 2 4 2 8 3 10
Social Security 6,966 125 228 315 463 696 1,022 1,258 1,162 760
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 119 23 24 28 26 0 7 4 5 2
Public Assistance 7 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 373 136 29 36 11 46 10 7 9 4
Survivor Benefits 158 29 11 14 20 19 15 0 6 6
Disability Benefits 61 8 5 6 11 3 4 2 2 4
Unemployment Compensation 215 37 50 33 11 17 10 17 10 21
Workers Compensation 40 13 3 17 3 0 1 0 0 1
Property Income 4,837 2,924 535 349 174 161 77 97 40 41
  Interest 4,480 3,339 387 187 75 117 27 54 31 8
  Dividends 1,958 1,246 242 141 61 63 23 17 10 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 798 372 104 80 30 50 11 29 6 32
Retirement Income 3,431 368 299 257 209 240 201 192 191 188
  Company or Union Retirement 2,073 304 245 203 148 166 164 137 133 101
  Federal Government Retirement 309 11 13 10 11 2 13 19 8 16
  Military Retirement 196 7 11 1 7 11 22 23 17 15
  State or Local Government Retirement 647 43 37 36 22 44 12 19 34 43
  Railroad Retirement 72 3 0 2 11 2 0 0 0 3
  Annuities 53 24 7 0 0 1 0 0 6 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 133 13 9 20 10 10 10 0 13 3
  Other or Don't Know 109 11 19 14 12 4 2 3 0 2
Pension Income 3,186 348 290 231 173 223 177 194 181 176
  Company or Union Retirement 2,008 288 249 199 133 158 156 139 134 96
  Federal Government Retirement 296 8 13 10 9 2 12 16 6 16
  Military Retirement 177 4 9 1 7 10 21 18 17 15
  State or Local Government Retirement 622 40 35 36 22 41 10 19 32 41
  Railroad Retirement 66 3 0 2 5 2 0 0 0 3
  Annuities 29 18 0 0 0 1 0 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 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
9 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 59 43 4 7 0 1 0 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 7,990 103 189 263 365 564 847 1,011 995 630
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8,258 63 80 198 329 459 572 572 609 487
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 7,024 125 228 312 469 693 1,022 1,258 1,165 762
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7,349 83 104 227 431 577 709 739 729 620
  Government Transfer Payments 7,320 108 114 221 454 626 923 1,118 1,024 730
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 123 23 24 30 27 0 7 4 5 2
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
7,029 126 229 312 493 699 1,031 1,263 1,167 763
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3,536 381 317 291 229 239 207 195 196 189

 

  $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 to 74 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 399 370 320 299 250 265 254 229 174 179
Earnings 81 130 56 103 26 82 24 140 28 70
  Wages and Salary 71 101 51 88 25 66 19 115 27 58
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 30 6 17 0 15 4 22 1 9
  Farm Self-Employment 7 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 2
Social Security 453 316 83 28 4 13 15 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 12 6 10 19 5 7 6 2 2 4
Survivor Benefits 5 7 3 0 3 0 3 0 3 0
Disability Benefits 1 1 5 3 0 5 0 3 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 15 28 18 22 22 14 9 17 14 24
  Interest 16 12 1 15 12 10 8 2 12 11
  Dividends 12 14 0 10 14 19 0 11 3 12
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 11 5 9 0 5 5 11 0 0
Retirement Income 172 108 97 120 72 114 67 76 43 35
  Company or Union Retirement 99 44 45 52 17 39 19 25 14 11
  Federal Government Retirement 17 13 18 25 13 14 1 10 14 15
  Military Retirement 22 5 4 6 1 1 7 8 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 17 33 25 29 15 53 19 19 5 8
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 6 6 19 11 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 10 0 0 0 0 0 12 9 5 0
  Other or Don't Know 3 4 3 10 3 0 0 2 3 0
Pension Income 154 109 92 120 66 114 54 63 40 35
  Company or Union Retirement 98 43 45 51 15 39 19 22 14 11
  Federal Government Retirement 17 13 18 25 13 12 1 10 14 15
  Military Retirement 18 5 4 6 1 1 9 8 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 17 36 20 29 15 53 19 19 5 8
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 6 6 19 11 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 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 447 340 150 124 100 117 96 127 63 87
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
452 387 314 262 237 256 271 214 157 159
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 451 318 86 34 24 24 21 0 4 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
501 395 298 218 198 196 194 121 110 81
  Government Transfer Payments 446 365 171 95 91 92 83 62 38 44
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
454 321 83 28 5 13 15 0 4 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
173 111 98 120 72 114 67 76 43 35

 

  $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 to 74 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 159 177 109 154 126 109 108 78 109 83
Earnings 15 118 20 69 9 62 13 40 9 50
  Wages and Salary 12 99 18 60 9 63 17 35 9 43
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 21 0 3 0 4 0 4 1 3
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 0 5 0 1 0 0 0 3
Social Security 0 22 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 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 5 12 19 17 18 4 7 11 10 0
  Interest 5 26 3 24 1 1 3 8 14 0
  Dividends 3 14 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 6 3 2 3 0 0 0 0 3
Retirement Income 65 51 34 15 5 51 9 27 6 32
  Company or Union Retirement 27 15 8 2 5 7 0 0 3 18
  Federal Government Retirement 3 5 3 4 0 15 3 9 3 5
  Military Retirement 4 0 5 0 0 1 0 2 0 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 24 24 11 6 0 20 6 12 0 2
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 3
  Other or Don't Know 8 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 65 53 28 12 5 41 9 24 6 29
  Company or Union Retirement 27 15 4 2 5 7 0 0 3 18
  Federal Government Retirement 3 10 3 4 0 12 3 9 3 5
  Military Retirement 4 0 5 0 0 1 0 2 0 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 24 21 8 6 0 20 6 9 0 2
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 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 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 43 121 45 77 39 49 43 54 30 53
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
172 149 101 154 122 90 64 77 78 71
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
145 68 67 89 67 47 21 32 42 23
  Government Transfer Payments 89 57 41 42 28 31 22 36 24 15
  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 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
65 51 34 15 5 51 9 27 6 32

 

  $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 to 74 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 67 74 50 75 52 45 37 53 37 35
Earnings 14 50 20 66 9 23 5 43 7 20
  Wages and Salary 12 40 23 58 9 16 5 38 7 20
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 6 0 4 0 3 0 5 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 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 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 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 7 3 3 3 12 3 0 3 2 1
  Interest 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 14 0 10 3 0 5 0 11 3 8
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 6 0 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 0 3 0 0 0 0 8 3 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 12 0 6 3 0 5 0 11 3 5
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 6 0 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 0 3 0 0 0 0 8 3 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 24 42 25 46 22 22 17 40 19 34
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
57 60 49 66 44 35 29 61 24 34
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
29 27 22 20 9 4 6 25 0 14
  Government Transfer Payments 18 18 16 5 2 3 6 19 3 9
  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
14 0 10 3 0 5 0 11 3 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 to 74 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 30 836 30,402 427 47,872 856 0.489 0.0124 1,249
Earnings 0 431 28,587 1,320 52,081 1,900 0.586 0.0206 1,249
  Wages and Salary 0 363 30,671 875 54,550 2,151 0.584 0.0230 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 56 15,392 2,289 31,865 2,509 0.640 0.0414 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 12 6,375 2,234 20,934 3,680 0.653 0.0657 1,249
Social Security 0 0 16,260 93 16,024 85 0.222 0.0084 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 6,138 553 7,066 494 0.417 0.0681 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 3 0 6,459 745 13,022 954 0.604 0.0461 1,249
Survivor Benefits 4 0 10,597 901 17,189 1,779 0.532 0.0749 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,581 623 9,505 640 0.442 0.0552 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 25 86 2,068 33 8,453 337 0.739 0.0197 1,249
  Interest 59 0 1,677 28 5,089 250 0.718 0.0269 1,249
  Dividends 5 9 1,965 50 5,455 314 0.670 0.0340 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 20 0 3,156 379 9,275 745 0.661 0.0439 1,249
Retirement Income 30 4 16,859 427 21,879 378 0.471 0.0141 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 12 0 12,059 383 15,876 385 0.489 0.0193 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 30,392 1,077 33,657 1,407 0.353 0.0437 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,960 1,194 24,538 1,370 0.377 0.0578 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 26,221 1,067 29,439 968 0.410 0.0301 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 5 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 2 0 13,680 2,845 21,031 1,938 0.492 0.0702 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 9,839 2,465 19,771 2,011 0.522 0.0684 1,249
Pension Income 27 1 16,944 407 21,646 384 0.468 0.0145 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 12 0 12,148 397 15,871 391 0.487 0.0196 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 30,835 967 34,056 1,384 0.346 0.0437 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 20,339 1,157 24,628 1,356 0.369 0.0588 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 26,250 959 29,454 988 0.409 0.0309 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 11 517 19,140 125 34,799 810 0.517 0.0153 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
18 624 26,987 328 42,759 806 0.479 0.0133 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 16,318 93 16,174 88 0.226 0.0084 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
11 52 20,309 193 25,405 236 0.352 0.0100 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 9 24 17,736 117 21,277 197 0.324 0.0106 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,153 510 6,987 485 0.415 0.0674 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 16,235 93 16,005 85 0.223 0.0083 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
30 4 16,340 425 21,473 370 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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