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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 to 64 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 58,390 4,228 1,945 2,253 2,807 3,346 2,207 2,928 2,216 3,037
Earnings 47,523 1,790 1,454 1,617 1,405 2,584 1,401 2,504 1,613 2,770
  Wages and Salary 45,131 1,461 1,286 1,475 1,280 2,357 1,323 2,372 1,506 2,617
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3,462 992 304 245 160 309 85 180 93 196
  Farm Self-Employment 486 381 15 27 4 17 5 3 0 9
Social Security 4,505 243 368 634 1,073 805 525 394 220 82
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,458 224 192 245 562 114 45 39 16 11
Public Assistance 818 389 227 123 45 16 4 5 1 3
Veterans Benefits 213 28 35 31 28 21 21 15 3 2
Survivor Benefits 613 125 83 70 46 64 58 42 20 10
Disability Benefits 487 88 76 52 82 63 27 21 17 10
Unemployment Compensation 3,326 966 602 408 313 296 238 177 119 106
Workers Compensation 424 171 82 41 22 29 29 16 19 10
Property Income 28,821 23,417 1,827 1,108 579 512 240 231 103 176
  Interest 27,191 24,376 1,229 570 314 211 101 92 29 74
  Dividends 9,082 7,061 736 561 105 231 75 68 18 54
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3,051 1,842 308 243 146 146 49 56 17 41
Retirement Income 2,789 380 323 291 217 255 218 122 118 82
  Company or Union Retirement 1,166 253 161 152 94 105 90 60 41 40
  Federal Government Retirement 207 14 24 7 18 29 15 4 3 8
  Military Retirement 102 9 11 5 4 6 18 8 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 887 48 67 87 51 56 68 50 53 28
  Railroad Retirement 31 3 10 2 1 0 0 1 14 0
  Annuities 92 12 18 6 3 3 13 3 6 4
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 88 10 3 13 14 17 0 0 2 3
  Other or Don't Know 290 49 43 29 44 41 20 7 2 2
Pension Income 1,857 260 186 187 109 128 141 72 94 60
  Company or Union Retirement 834 205 110 105 70 59 59 32 31 28
  Federal Government Retirement 132 6 16 1 8 9 11 4 3 6
  Military Retirement 59 1 8 4 0 3 6 3 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 702 35 27 64 21 47 61 29 39 22
  Railroad Retirement 28 3 10 0 0 0 0 1 14 0
  Annuities 26 3 0 2 3 2 4 3 3 4
Alimony 297 62 50 33 16 33 9 28 0 15
Child Support 3,134 902 886 568 294 167 85 46 56 35
Educational Assistance 1,917 654 410 392 115 150 30 35 14 27
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
627 270 104 80 19 69 18 12 5 10
Other Income, N.E.C. 357 267 28 24 14 5 6 0 4 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 51,047 1,770 1,607 2,042 2,252 3,197 1,872 2,833 1,870 2,898
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
51,925 1,745 1,597 2,041 2,208 3,196 1,918 2,756 1,947 2,924
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4,535 246 376 635 1,073 805 527 395 234 82
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
6,392 442 545 727 1,101 924 661 368 333 157
  Government Transfer Payments 11,358 1,787 1,436 1,484 2,030 1,340 900 659 454 278
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2,204 569 385 362 589 153 53 45 18 15
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
6,376 630 631 897 1,664 970 584 466 242 101
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4,913 922 682 641 781 405 255 177 140 101

 

  $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 to 64 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,850 2,610 1,609 2,990 1,325 2,361 1,263 2,431 924 1,772
Earnings 1,491 2,544 1,260 3,122 984 2,395 1,011 2,440 698 1,701
  Wages and Salary 1,447 2,394 1,239 3,010 975 2,322 1,004 2,381 699 1,655
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 54 138 21 108 12 66 32 73 9 38
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 4 3 0 0 0 7 0 0
Social Security 68 22 18 9 6 9 1 2 1 7
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 13 0 0 5 3 3 0 4 0 0
Survivor Benefits 9 9 5 11 0 9 7 3 1 0
Disability Benefits 12 1 5 8 8 2 3 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 37 21 13 24 3 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0
Property Income 68 73 44 51 33 34 19 31 21 24
  Interest 14 16 24 16 13 4 9 21 3 2
  Dividends 39 31 1 23 5 5 0 8 3 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 12 29 1 23 0 5 8 15 0 7
Retirement Income 105 85 61 78 41 84 65 34 19 25
  Company or Union Retirement 29 15 13 19 0 14 15 14 6 5
  Federal Government Retirement 17 17 6 4 8 7 1 1 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 0 15 4 0 0 6 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 50 46 23 42 19 51 33 15 10 16
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 2 0 0 12 3 2 4 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 2 2 8 5 2 7 0 2 0 3
Pension Income 83 76 54 56 20 69 48 34 19 25
  Company or Union Retirement 19 15 11 10 0 5 12 14 6 5
  Federal Government Retirement 12 14 6 4 3 5 0 1 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 0 15 4 0 0 4 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 47 45 22 38 16 48 32 15 12 16
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 7 3 5 3 0 2 9 3 0 0
Child Support 32 3 5 10 6 4 4 1 2 3
Educational Assistance 10 10 4 12 1 4 3 7 0 12
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
10 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 1,585 2,604 1,318 3,127 1,010 2,412 1,016 2,437 704 1,711
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,613 2,668 1,389 3,140 1,066 2,461 1,092 2,501 757 1,729
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 68 22 18 9 6 9 1 2 1 7
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
149 141 104 97 47 122 83 59 35 37
  Government Transfer Payments 199 141 91 100 56 78 63 31 26 35
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 4 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
76 38 18 11 7 11 1 3 1 7
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
113 96 65 79 41 84 64 34 19 25

 

  $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 to 64 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 857 1,898 649 1,056 601 1,236 412 704 382 787
Earnings 743 2,003 440 993 464 1,231 240 717 274 810
  Wages and Salary 738 1,902 427 988 462 1,192 230 706 260 791
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 90 0 9 2 36 0 14 0 26
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Social Security 6 12 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 0 0 1 8 0 3 0 0 0 0
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 13 20 18 14 19 14 5 8 4 3
  Interest 8 12 0 6 10 0 7 9 1 1
  Dividends 0 3 0 2 0 1 0 3 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 16 6 8 11 7 0 0 2 0
Retirement Income 21 37 22 9 0 18 5 6 2 3
  Company or Union Retirement 2 6 8 0 0 2 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 7 9 0 3 0 5 0 0 2 0
  Military Retirement 4 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 24 6 5 0 7 3 6 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
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 13 36 22 9 0 12 3 6 2 3
  Company or Union Retirement 1 6 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 7 8 0 3 0 3 0 0 2 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 24 6 5 0 7 3 6 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 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. 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 740 2,002 448 997 479 1,233 248 717 273 812
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
764 2,024 492 1,031 495 1,268 259 736 281 826
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
26 52 28 27 7 11 8 10 6 9
  Government Transfer Payments 23 49 9 18 3 15 8 10 2 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
6 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
21 39 22 9 0 18 5 6 2 3

 

  $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 to 64 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 312 479 327 480 208 361 163 322 106 187
Earnings 176 511 221 514 145 329 89 328 56 173
  Wages and Salary 166 504 217 506 142 323 84 320 54 170
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 18 2 18 0 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 0 0 2 0 3
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 6 2 1 4 10 0 0 5 2 0
  Interest 2 1 0 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 7 0 0 0 9 0 2
Retirement Income 6 3 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 6
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  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 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  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 0 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 176 508 220 516 144 329 89 333 58 176
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
194 516 249 503 152 335 104 336 62 186
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
10 3 6 1 2 0 0 2 0 9
  Government Transfer Payments 8 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  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
6 3 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 6

 

    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 to 64 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 131 2,631 27,276 129 35,477 190 0.463 0.0039 1,249
Earnings 78 2,203 31,064 98 38,184 215 0.422 0.0042 1,249
  Wages and Salary 78 2,067 31,501 99 38,694 221 0.414 0.0043 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 111 10,250 273 19,198 622 0.620 0.0171 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 1,593 81 3,884 788 0.649 0.1117 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,848 87 10,786 102 0.307 0.0116 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,800 95 7,226 123 0.319 0.0191 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,724 176 3,604 139 0.476 0.0330 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,624 731 11,035 733 0.441 0.0572 1,249
Survivor Benefits 15 0 9,068 748 14,817 929 0.577 0.0420 1,249
Disability Benefits 5 0 8,350 377 11,023 653 0.500 0.0463 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 5,579 198 7,594 141 0.473 0.0144 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 3,737 350 5,954 358 0.499 0.0417 1,249
Property Income 7 75 1,538 10 2,552 59 0.551 0.0174 1,249
  Interest 15 3 1,394 9 1,219 33 0.218 0.0282 1,249
  Dividends 0 27 1,608 19 2,517 86 0.522 0.0274 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 28 3 2,070 42 5,748 316 0.643 0.0327 1,249
Retirement Income 37 5 11,789 289 17,596 394 0.510 0.0169 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 13 0 7,967 501 12,677 513 0.545 0.0290 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 14,445 2,631 20,500 1,232 0.419 0.0540 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 14,585 990 19,473 1,724 0.419 0.0752 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 2 18,274 779 22,245 660 0.421 0.0265 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 10 0 13,130 1,806 24,762 3,790 0.593 0.0824 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 2 0 10,598 806 17,045 2,111 0.470 0.0968 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 10 0 8,858 536 15,471 1,419 0.588 0.0601 1,249
Pension Income 19 0 13,548 426 18,809 464 0.492 0.0189 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 12 0 7,423 462 13,167 666 0.578 0.0339 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 22,837 1,808 24,101 1,636 0.400 0.0638 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 0 22,868 1,036 24,625 720 0.382 0.0287 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 2 0 7,960 1,257 14,055 1,144 0.585 0.0534 1,249
Child Support 10 0 4,374 88 6,342 172 0.506 0.0209 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,355 149 6,355 225 0.523 0.0274 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 3,549 337 6,777 460 0.576 0.0473 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,674 99 3,112 336 0.577 0.0819 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 76 2,212 29,389 239 36,500 203 0.434 0.0041 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
85 2,281 29,929 185 36,828 201 0.431 0.0040 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,854 88 10,796 102 0.308 0.0116 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
25 19 11,033 121 15,279 209 0.443 0.0121 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 9 6 8,697 73 10,751 108 0.447 0.0088 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,021 181 6,119 105 0.383 0.0162 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,049 67 9,735 85 0.334 0.0099 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
37 5 8,176 125 12,734 246 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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