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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 alone (1)
    Total 8,317 108 72 172 308 414 481 502 514 456
Earnings 3,167 247 195 156 98 224 87 109 94 139
  Wages and Salary 2,637 186 161 109 70 193 88 83 82 100
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 563 117 51 37 25 48 1 25 13 27
  Farm Self-Employment 152 45 23 13 2 4 2 8 3 10
Social Security 6,886 124 223 311 458 691 1,003 1,243 1,150 755
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 364 133 29 34 11 44 9 7 8 4
Survivor Benefits 155 28 11 14 20 19 15 0 6 6
Disability Benefits 56 8 5 2 11 3 4 2 2 2
Unemployment Compensation 210 36 50 33 11 17 10 16 8 21
Workers Compensation 40 13 3 17 3 0 1 0 0 1
Property Income 4,795 2,897 531 347 173 158 77 97 40 41
  Interest 4,444 3,312 386 185 75 117 27 54 31 6
  Dividends 1,944 1,235 241 140 61 63 23 15 10 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 786 365 102 80 27 49 11 29 6 32
Retirement Income 3,395 368 293 256 207 236 201 186 189 184
  Company or Union Retirement 2,053 304 239 202 147 164 164 134 132 101
  Federal Government Retirement 306 11 13 10 11 2 13 19 8 14
  Military Retirement 191 7 11 1 7 10 22 21 17 15
  State or Local Government Retirement 645 43 37 36 22 44 12 19 34 43
  Railroad Retirement 70 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 104 11 19 12 12 3 2 3 0 0
Pension Income 3,151 348 283 231 173 219 177 189 178 174
  Company or Union Retirement 1,988 288 241 198 133 156 156 135 130 96
  Federal Government Retirement 293 8 13 10 9 2 12 16 6 14
  Military Retirement 172 4 9 1 7 10 21 16 17 15
  State or Local Government Retirement 620 40 35 36 22 41 10 19 32 41
  Railroad Retirement 63 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 7,906 101 184 261 362 559 832 1,001 986 625
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8,167 61 77 195 327 454 565 567 598 479
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6,941 123 223 308 465 687 1,003 1,243 1,154 757
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7,261 81 100 223 426 572 699 729 715 612
  Government Transfer Payments 7,231 104 111 217 449 622 906 1,105 1,015 725
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 123 23 24 30 27 0 7 4 5 2
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
6,948 124 224 309 488 694 1,013 1,248 1,156 758
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3,500 380 311 291 228 235 207 190 194 185

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 399 366 316 297 245 261 251 229 170 178
Earnings 81 128 54 103 24 82 24 139 28 69
  Wages and Salary 71 99 49 88 25 66 18 115 27 57
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 28 6 17 0 15 4 22 1 9
  Farm Self-Employment 7 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 2
Social Security 445 314 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 14 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 170 108 95 119 71 114 67 75 43 33
  Company or Union Retirement 98 44 45 51 17 39 19 25 14 11
  Federal Government Retirement 17 13 18 25 13 14 1 10 14 14
  Military Retirement 20 5 3 6 1 1 7 8 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 16 33 25 29 15 52 19 19 5 8
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 6 6 17 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 152 109 90 119 64 114 54 63 40 33
  Company or Union Retirement 98 43 45 50 14 39 19 22 14 11
  Federal Government Retirement 17 13 18 25 13 12 1 10 14 14
  Military Retirement 16 5 3 6 1 1 9 8 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 16 36 20 29 15 52 19 19 5 8
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 6 6 17 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 440 335 150 124 100 116 94 126 62 86
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
451 382 311 260 231 252 270 212 154 157
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 444 316 86 34 21 24 21 0 4 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
500 393 295 216 192 194 193 118 108 79
  Government Transfer Payments 440 363 170 95 89 92 80 62 37 42
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
446 319 83 28 5 13 15 0 4 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
171 111 96 119 71 114 67 75 43 33

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 157 177 105 153 122 109 108 77 109 83
Earnings 15 118 20 69 9 62 13 40 9 49
  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 6 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 13 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 49 34 15 5 51 9 26 6 32
  Company or Union Retirement 27 13 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 11 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 51 28 12 5 41 9 23 6 29
  Company or Union Retirement 27 13 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 41 121 45 77 39 49 43 54 30 53
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
169 148 101 154 122 90 64 76 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
143 68 66 89 67 47 21 31 42 23
  Government Transfer Payments 87 56 41 40 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 49 34 15 5 51 9 26 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 alone (1)
    Total 67 74 50 75 52 45 37 53 37 34
Earnings 14 50 20 66 9 23 5 41 7 19
  Wages and Salary 12 40 23 58 9 16 5 36 7 19
  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 10 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 12 0 10 3 0 5 0 11 3 8
  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 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 58 49 66 44 35 29 61 24 32
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
29 25 22 20 9 4 6 25 0 13
  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
12 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 alone (1)
    Total 30 825 30,434 429 47,959 864 0.489 0.0125 1,249
Earnings 0 427 28,661 1,342 52,185 1,915 0.588 0.0208 1,249
  Wages and Salary 0 358 30,739 848 54,629 2,168 0.585 0.0231 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 56 15,273 2,308 31,974 2,529 0.641 0.0414 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 12 6,600 2,640 21,367 3,720 0.653 0.0652 1,249
Social Security 0 0 16,274 93 16,039 86 0.223 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 6,423 784 13,148 976 0.605 0.0465 1,249
Survivor Benefits 4 0 10,550 892 16,884 1,773 0.530 0.0768 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,494 616 9,435 647 0.439 0.0566 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 23 86 2,069 33 8,430 338 0.738 0.0198 1,249
  Interest 57 0 1,677 28 5,045 249 0.716 0.0272 1,249
  Dividends 5 9 1,968 50 5,473 316 0.670 0.0341 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 20 0 3,177 382 9,364 755 0.662 0.0439 1,249
Retirement Income 30 4 16,823 437 21,856 380 0.472 0.0141 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 12 0 12,044 386 15,827 386 0.488 0.0194 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 30,378 1,077 33,650 1,421 0.353 0.0440 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,867 1,174 24,605 1,399 0.385 0.0582 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 26,208 1,073 29,408 970 0.414 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 9,650 3,089 20,087 2,100 0.525 0.0692 1,249
Pension Income 27 1 16,923 416 21,655 387 0.469 0.0146 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 12 0 12,134 400 15,873 393 0.489 0.0197 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 30,825 969 34,053 1,398 0.345 0.0440 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 20,234 1,137 24,704 1,387 0.374 0.0595 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 26,238 963 29,423 990 0.409 0.0310 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 11 509 19,155 126 34,878 818 0.517 0.0153 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
18 616 27,018 330 42,844 814 0.479 0.0134 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 16,330 94 16,185 88 0.226 0.0085 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
11 52 20,344 195 25,427 237 0.353 0.0101 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 9 24 17,755 117 21,301 198 0.323 0.0107 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 16,248 93 16,020 85 0.223 0.0084 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
30 4 16,292 434 21,446 372 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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