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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
25 Years and Over
White alone (1)
    Total 75,762 4,516 2,380 3,622 5,315 5,384 4,130 4,575 3,358 3,909
Earnings 49,894 2,077 1,688 1,811 1,558 2,814 1,506 2,637 1,685 2,863
  Wages and Salary 47,165 1,692 1,476 1,640 1,419 2,535 1,418 2,473 1,576 2,700
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3,815 1,059 354 275 174 366 96 212 94 204
  Farm Self-Employment 521 392 17 27 4 24 6 3 0 11
Social Security 20,808 553 1,042 2,815 4,392 3,862 3,152 2,478 1,269 598
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,878 404 282 299 643 136 42 33 17 11
Public Assistance 834 411 226 117 45 16 4 5 1 3
Veterans Benefits 400 44 61 43 41 53 54 48 16 2
Survivor Benefits 2,016 460 274 304 186 181 129 88 54 46
Disability Benefits 539 103 85 55 87 72 28 21 23 10
Unemployment Compensation 3,434 986 620 434 330 308 243 179 124 106
Workers Compensation 459 189 79 41 25 34 27 17 22 10
Property Income 38,422 29,701 2,775 1,714 910 831 379 420 180 260
  Interest 36,166 31,284 1,929 1,044 538 369 206 192 71 97
  Dividends 12,450 9,365 1,078 804 208 342 133 85 23 99
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,517 2,512 477 373 240 225 94 101 29 66
Retirement Income 8,362 1,448 1,160 958 837 776 514 349 315 246
  Company or Union Retirement 4,224 1,131 734 571 455 345 217 140 97 77
  Federal Government Retirement 612 47 79 50 58 81 60 24 25 27
  Military Retirement 268 23 34 27 25 44 27 20 3 8
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,440 128 247 232 213 201 171 138 146 109
  Railroad Retirement 140 12 13 4 8 16 21 15 30 6
  Annuities 252 80 38 28 10 7 20 7 6 4
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 290 53 56 38 38 39 2 0 4 6
  Other or Don't Know 505 110 68 64 65 53 25 17 10 6
Pension Income 6,195 1,108 879 640 601 516 381 239 253 191
  Company or Union Retirement 3,220 914 590 408 359 227 150 89 80 62
  Federal Government Retirement 424 26 62 31 38 48 47 21 12 17
  Military Retirement 92 3 8 12 0 20 7 6 2 1
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,125 104 196 179 182 184 159 112 122 95
  Railroad Retirement 109 11 10 0 0 16 21 8 25 5
  Annuities 92 28 12 4 3 5 6 4 3 4
Alimony 342 67 58 33 26 43 12 35 0 18
Child Support 3,078 893 853 562 292 166 85 45 55 35
Educational Assistance 1,864 644 400 377 111 152 25 35 14 27
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
718 311 111 92 26 67 23 16 17 10
Other Income, N.E.C. 417 322 28 26 15 5 6 0 4 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 67,592 2,034 2,231 4,029 5,262 5,950 4,374 4,863 2,894 3,429
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
68,931 1,910 2,095 3,852 4,834 5,441 3,927 4,396 3,132 3,714
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 20,925 557 1,048 2,819 4,390 3,878 3,170 2,488 1,299 607
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
23,237 654 1,091 2,722 3,989 3,456 2,746 2,073 1,565 965
  Government Transfer Payments 28,091 1,989 1,994 3,447 5,274 4,146 3,364 2,626 1,536 922
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2,628 752 480 411 670 175 52 38 18 14
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
22,798 935 1,289 3,015 5,111 4,059 3,241 2,549 1,293 618
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
10,872 2,148 1,608 1,346 1,475 949 555 399 336 268

 

  $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
25 Years and Over
White alone (1)
    Total 2,455 3,203 2,174 3,371 1,569 2,639 1,525 2,624 1,113 1,972
Earnings 1,507 2,671 1,300 3,193 1,001 2,422 1,048 2,481 713 1,745
  Wages and Salary 1,463 2,504 1,279 3,072 988 2,341 1,032 2,417 712 1,695
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 54 155 24 120 12 75 36 76 9 41
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 4 7 0 0 0 7 0 0
Social Security 282 168 48 23 15 21 7 2 1 7
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 14 2 6 5 3 3 0 4 0 0
Survivor Benefits 40 32 18 41 12 36 13 10 5 8
Disability Benefits 15 1 5 9 8 0 3 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 41 18 11 27 3 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 1 4 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 110 121 117 98 69 62 25 64 42 39
  Interest 39 34 49 23 21 15 16 21 12 11
  Dividends 43 68 1 52 14 5 3 17 10 26
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 25 59 18 48 0 12 20 30 3 7
Retirement Income 299 174 151 182 92 169 89 106 51 80
  Company or Union Retirement 83 47 32 45 14 33 31 27 6 17
  Federal Government Retirement 23 26 15 4 16 18 1 7 3 8
  Military Retirement 5 7 15 6 0 5 7 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 150 79 76 106 42 85 42 58 36 53
  Railroad Retirement 5 9 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 14 0 3 0 9 0 2 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 18 0 3 12 3 11 4 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 8 2 8 16 2 11 0 5 3 3
Pension Income 241 145 129 136 60 126 65 93 44 73
  Company or Union Retirement 55 34 25 31 10 21 19 25 6 12
  Federal Government Retirement 15 22 13 4 12 9 0 1 3 3
  Military Retirement 4 0 15 4 0 0 4 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 149 74 76 83 37 79 42 56 32 52
  Railroad Retirement 1 9 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 5 0 0 0 6 0 2 0 0
Alimony 7 3 5 3 0 4 8 3 0 0
Child Support 31 3 5 10 6 4 4 1 2 3
Educational Assistance 3 10 4 10 0 4 2 7 0 12
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
14 8 7 5 0 1 0 0 0 1
Other Income, N.E.C. 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,862 2,852 1,452 3,245 1,066 2,502 1,116 2,501 744 1,786
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,222 3,239 1,808 3,415 1,285 2,700 1,270 2,655 888 1,883
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 287 180 50 23 16 24 7 2 1 7
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
738 660 444 313 212 282 180 181 126 122
  Government Transfer Payments 618 453 268 230 170 189 143 106 73 95
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 4 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
299 184 48 24 16 27 4 6 1 7
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
307 190 154 182 92 169 88 106 51 80

 

  $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
25 Years and Over
White alone (1)
    Total 993 2,064 760 1,141 687 1,363 470 785 427 852
Earnings 780 2,076 456 1,006 471 1,280 240 742 272 840
  Wages and Salary 775 1,971 444 1,000 469 1,237 229 729 260 818
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 91 0 9 2 44 0 16 0 29
  Farm Self-Employment 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Social Security 12 61 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 3 9 1 8 6 6 0 0 0 3
Disability Benefits 6 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 39 50 42 18 27 17 7 26 19 11
  Interest 16 28 3 20 12 0 12 11 9 1
  Dividends 3 10 0 2 0 7 0 3 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4 38 9 8 15 9 3 0 2 0
Retirement Income 61 49 38 14 4 48 8 11 2 20
  Company or Union Retirement 26 10 13 3 0 20 0 2 0 8
  Federal Government Retirement 10 9 0 5 0 12 0 0 2 0
  Military Retirement 4 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 21 31 15 5 2 10 8 9 3 6
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 48 45 35 19 2 36 6 9 5 14
  Company or Union Retirement 23 6 13 3 0 15 0 2 0 8
  Federal Government Retirement 10 9 0 5 0 11 0 0 2 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 16 29 15 5 2 10 4 6 3 6
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 7
Child Support 8 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 3
Educational Assistance 4 14 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 798 2,097 476 1,024 498 1,268 264 754 286 847
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
896 2,145 581 1,090 541 1,365 300 782 300 878
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 12 61 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
109 130 77 52 37 46 32 21 10 24
  Government Transfer Payments 70 122 31 36 16 34 31 21 8 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
12 61 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
61 51 34 14 4 52 8 11 2 20

 

  $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
25 Years and Over
White alone (1)
    Total 371 510 359 505 247 380 180 361 129 218
Earnings 181 533 225 521 159 329 87 356 57 171
  Wages and Salary 171 522 220 514 152 323 83 348 55 168
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 18 2 18 3 2 0 12 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 2 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 1 3 0 3 2 3 0 2 0 4
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 3 4 13 17 1 0 5 9 5
  Interest 7 4 16 0 0 0 0 6 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 0 7 0 0 0 9 3 3
Retirement Income 9 3 2 7 0 3 0 7 0 9
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 4 0 3 0 0 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0
Pension Income 6 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 7
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  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 1
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 2 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 196 521 237 529 158 338 90 348 60 181
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
233 537 274 514 170 360 109 361 65 205
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
27 9 16 9 8 6 5 10 0 17
  Government Transfer Payments 19 1 12 0 8 0 3 0 0 2
  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
9 3 2 7 0 3 0 7 0 9

 

    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
25 Years and Over
White alone (1)
    Total 141 2,983 23,204 157 32,518 156 0.472 0.0034 1,249
Earnings 83 2,312 30,651 98 37,618 209 0.429 0.0041 1,249
  Wages and Salary 83 2,160 31,146 99 38,191 214 0.420 0.0042 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 121 10,308 236 19,116 593 0.620 0.0164 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 8 1,662 81 5,174 877 0.703 0.0853 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,037 52 11,666 43 0.266 0.0052 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,116 202 6,550 108 0.348 0.0168 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,565 153 3,504 138 0.479 0.0333 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 10,536 524 11,252 464 0.389 0.0395 1,249
Survivor Benefits 26 0 7,257 207 12,463 410 0.563 0.0231 1,249
Disability Benefits 5 0 8,263 374 10,742 599 0.505 0.0433 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 5,641 189 7,600 137 0.472 0.0141 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 3,767 376 6,337 374 0.518 0.0405 1,249
Property Income 18 164 1,617 9 3,415 63 0.627 0.0123 1,249
  Interest 48 3 1,445 8 1,717 38 0.410 0.0199 1,249
  Dividends 9 34 1,662 17 2,967 83 0.568 0.0206 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 60 3 2,248 37 7,128 278 0.660 0.0221 1,249
Retirement Income 61 10 9,339 153 14,498 198 0.527 0.0100 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 24 1 6,081 159 10,180 233 0.566 0.0161 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 12,247 458 17,286 701 0.460 0.0340 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 11,414 517 14,575 833 0.446 0.0496 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 2 15,500 499 19,500 353 0.424 0.0161 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,714 898 14,312 696 0.287 0.0594 1,249
  Annuities 14 0 5,706 778 16,377 1,821 0.669 0.0568 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 2 0 7,305 622 11,371 837 0.521 0.0540 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 17 0 7,862 484 14,260 1,023 0.592 0.0467 1,249
Pension Income 38 0 9,459 183 14,628 222 0.524 0.0112 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 19 0 5,648 194 9,993 272 0.579 0.0186 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 12,839 612 18,203 903 0.465 0.0411 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 13,565 1,643 18,678 1,685 0.400 0.0806 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 16,286 573 20,027 371 0.413 0.0170 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,625 932 14,661 807 0.304 0.0675 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 8,233 3,251 14,004 1,940 0.589 0.0853 1,249
Alimony 2 0 8,789 987 13,558 1,004 0.559 0.0514 1,249
Child Support 10 0 4,395 91 6,366 174 0.506 0.0212 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,297 151 6,260 227 0.522 0.0281 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 3,582 337 6,829 415 0.575 0.0423 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,620 89 3,139 358 0.595 0.0841 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 81 2,352 21,574 106 31,359 162 0.463 0.0036 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
92 2,467 23,810 165 32,509 160 0.451 0.0036 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,063 52 11,696 43 0.267 0.0052 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
27 48 12,288 62 15,664 94 0.375 0.0061 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 10 12 10,809 56 12,771 66 0.371 0.0053 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,496 174 5,793 94 0.395 0.0148 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,646 52 11,315 42 0.277 0.0050 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
61 10 8,065 99 12,550 159 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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