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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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
7,662 99 62 124 244 349 423 451 473 416
Earnings 2,906 241 183 147 82 202 72 87 85 120
  Wages and Salary 2,404 180 149 101 56 174 73 69 73 81
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 521 108 51 34 23 45 1 18 13 26
  Farm Self-Employment 143 37 22 13 2 4 2 8 3 10
Social Security 6,420 111 209 253 396 605 926 1,186 1,105 737
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 81 18 14 15 20 0 3 4 5 0
Public Assistance 7 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 349 131 29 32 8 38 9 7 8 4
Survivor Benefits 150 28 10 13 20 19 13 0 6 6
Disability Benefits 52 8 5 2 9 3 3 2 0 2
Unemployment Compensation 200 34 47 31 9 17 10 12 8 21
Workers Compensation 37 10 3 16 3 0 1 0 0 1
Property Income 4,610 2,776 505 339 167 151 75 91 40 37
  Interest 4,286 3,185 368 182 75 113 27 51 31 6
  Dividends 1,906 1,207 237 140 60 63 23 12 10 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 745 348 98 76 24 45 8 29 4 29
Retirement Income 3,244 340 278 246 199 210 192 178 187 176
  Company or Union Retirement 1,963 283 228 192 141 141 161 129 130 97
  Federal Government Retirement 283 11 13 10 11 0 12 15 7 13
  Military Retirement 186 7 11 0 7 10 20 21 17 15
  State or Local Government Retirement 619 39 32 36 20 43 11 17 34 39
  Railroad Retirement 69 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) 130 11 9 20 10 10 9 0 13 3
  Other or Don't Know 99 9 19 12 11 3 2 3 0 0
Pension Income 3,009 321 267 221 167 194 173 180 175 166
  Company or Union Retirement 1,899 268 229 188 130 134 152 130 129 92
  Federal Government Retirement 272 8 13 10 9 0 12 12 5 13
  Military Retirement 168 4 9 0 7 10 20 16 17 15
  State or Local Government Retirement 595 36 32 36 20 40 8 17 32 38
  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 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
8 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 57 41 4 7 0 1 0 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 7,300 93 170 207 310 475 758 945 936 601
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7,544 54 68 145 275 378 511 519 560 449
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6,475 111 209 250 403 601 926 1,186 1,108 739
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
6,772 70 90 170 366 490 643 683 680 586
  Government Transfer Payments 6,725 97 100 162 376 539 830 1,047 972 696
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 84 18 14 18 21 0 3 4 5 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
6,462 113 210 251 411 607 934 1,191 1,110 737
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3,312 348 286 268 216 209 196 182 192 176

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
375 336 287 284 236 246 241 208 167 167
Earnings 73 116 45 95 23 74 21 128 28 61
  Wages and Salary 61 89 40 82 21 62 18 106 27 51
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 26 6 16 0 11 3 20 1 7
  Farm Self-Employment 7 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 2
Social Security 435 305 75 24 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 17 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 26 18 22 22 14 9 17 14 24
  Interest 16 10 1 15 12 10 8 2 12 11
  Dividends 12 14 0 10 13 19 0 11 3 12
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 11 5 9 0 5 5 11 0 0
Retirement Income 167 102 88 114 71 110 66 73 43 30
  Company or Union Retirement 98 41 43 51 17 39 18 25 14 11
  Federal Government Retirement 15 13 15 25 13 13 1 8 14 10
  Military Retirement 19 5 3 6 1 0 7 8 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 16 31 22 27 15 51 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 3 3 9 3 0 0 2 3 0
Pension Income 149 102 83 115 64 110 53 61 40 30
  Company or Union Retirement 98 40 43 50 14 39 18 22 14 11
  Federal Government Retirement 15 13 15 25 13 11 1 8 14 10
  Military Retirement 15 5 3 6 1 0 9 8 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 16 34 17 27 15 51 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 423 313 138 115 98 102 84 112 60 79
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
426 350 292 244 224 237 258 196 147 146
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 434 307 78 30 21 23 21 0 4 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
483 373 276 206 187 189 189 115 106 73
  Government Transfer Payments 427 353 155 88 87 90 78 59 35 39
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
436 310 75 24 5 13 15 0 4 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
167 105 88 114 71 110 66 73 43 30

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
152 161 103 138 118 103 105 72 107 80
Earnings 15 106 18 65 7 57 13 36 9 48
  Wages and Salary 12 86 17 55 7 58 17 31 9 42
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 19 0 3 0 3 0 4 1 3
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 0 5 0 1 0 0 0 3
Social Security 0 17 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 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 64 49 34 15 5 51 9 26 6 30
  Company or Union Retirement 27 13 8 2 5 7 0 0 3 17
  Federal Government Retirement 2 5 3 4 0 14 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 64 51 28 12 5 40 9 23 6 27
  Company or Union Retirement 27 13 4 2 5 7 0 0 3 17
  Federal Government Retirement 2 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 37 106 45 67 36 45 43 50 26 50
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
161 128 101 144 118 86 64 72 76 66
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
140 57 66 89 65 47 21 31 42 23
  Government Transfer Payments 85 46 41 39 27 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 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
64 49 34 15 5 51 9 26 6 30

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
65 67 49 73 50 44 37 52 36 34
Earnings 14 45 20 63 9 21 5 39 7 19
  Wages and Salary 12 36 23 56 9 14 5 33 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 23 37 24 43 21 22 17 39 19 34
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
55 52 47 64 42 35 28 60 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 21 20 9 4 5 25 0 13
  Government Transfer Payments 18 18 15 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
30 798 31,688 431 49,488 916 0.486 0.0130 1,249
Earnings 0 408 30,011 1,232 53,430 2,034 0.590 0.0214 1,249
  Wages and Salary 0 343 31,689 860 56,151 2,311 0.585 0.0239 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 54 12,452 2,410 32,683 2,711 0.648 0.0431 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 12 7,439 4,084 22,590 3,909 0.637 0.0669 1,249
Social Security 0 0 16,496 94 16,229 88 0.217 0.0087 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 6,308 837 7,090 609 0.453 0.0780 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 3 0 6,092 803 13,200 1,010 0.615 0.0468 1,249
Survivor Benefits 4 0 10,643 909 17,185 1,825 0.528 0.0776 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,481 628 9,487 672 0.456 0.0572 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 23 86 2,076 34 8,629 351 0.740 0.0199 1,249
  Interest 57 0 1,682 29 5,163 257 0.718 0.0272 1,249
  Dividends 5 9 1,975 51 5,516 322 0.671 0.0343 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 20 0 3,140 391 9,577 793 0.668 0.0444 1,249
Retirement Income 30 4 17,218 444 22,200 392 0.470 0.0144 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 12 0 12,421 416 16,087 398 0.487 0.0198 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 30,761 994 34,071 1,509 0.360 0.0455 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,845 1,156 24,677 1,431 0.384 0.0591 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 26,708 1,180 29,997 998 0.411 0.0306 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 13,903 2,944 21,329 1,968 0.484 0.0711 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 9,561 2,834 20,230 2,189 0.519 0.0715 1,249
Pension Income 27 1 17,255 428 21,982 399 0.467 0.0149 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 12 0 12,532 425 16,146 406 0.487 0.0201 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 31,144 912 34,432 1,482 0.350 0.0455 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 20,107 1,116 24,696 1,413 0.371 0.0605 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 26,644 1,065 29,974 1,018 0.405 0.0315 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 11 486 19,349 127 35,542 864 0.517 0.0159 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
18 593 27,818 407 43,937 859 0.476 0.0139 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 16,555 95 16,384 90 0.221 0.0087 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
11 52 20,822 196 26,019 248 0.349 0.0104 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 9 24 18,045 118 21,722 209 0.321 0.0111 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,346 718 7,020 591 0.430 0.0787 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 16,479 94 16,216 87 0.217 0.0086 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
30 4 16,856 443 21,919 387 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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