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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 alone (1)
    Total 57,510 4,168 1,917 2,217 2,757 3,303 2,163 2,876 2,181 2,994
Earnings 46,826 1,761 1,434 1,596 1,385 2,540 1,379 2,464 1,580 2,734
  Wages and Salary 44,466 1,435 1,263 1,460 1,262 2,319 1,301 2,338 1,476 2,583
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3,405 970 303 238 158 304 82 174 91 195
  Farm Self-Employment 472 369 15 26 4 15 5 3 0 9
Social Security 4,442 239 364 621 1,055 798 516 393 215 81
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,413 216 190 242 548 110 38 33 16 11
Public Assistance 784 371 220 114 45 16 4 5 1 3
Veterans Benefits 209 27 35 29 28 21 21 15 3 2
Survivor Benefits 610 122 83 70 46 63 58 42 20 10
Disability Benefits 476 82 73 51 82 63 27 21 17 10
Unemployment Compensation 3,254 950 588 395 305 286 235 174 119 106
Workers Compensation 414 169 79 41 22 28 27 16 19 10
Property Income 28,472 23,121 1,813 1,092 572 508 238 229 103 174
  Interest 26,877 24,080 1,224 565 311 210 99 92 29 74
  Dividends 8,984 6,984 730 553 105 229 75 67 18 52
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3,002 1,809 304 239 142 145 47 56 17 41
Retirement Income 2,762 370 317 287 217 255 215 120 118 82
  Company or Union Retirement 1,158 248 159 150 94 105 90 60 41 40
  Federal Government Retirement 205 14 24 7 18 29 15 4 3 8
  Military Retirement 100 9 11 5 4 6 17 8 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 878 44 64 87 51 56 67 49 53 28
  Railroad Retirement 31 3 10 2 1 0 0 1 14 0
  Annuities 91 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 284 47 41 28 44 41 20 7 2 2
Pension Income 1,844 257 182 185 109 128 139 71 94 60
  Company or Union Retirement 829 203 109 104 70 59 59 32 31 28
  Federal Government Retirement 132 6 16 1 8 9 11 4 3 6
  Military Retirement 57 1 8 4 0 3 4 3 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 699 34 27 64 21 47 60 27 39 22
  Railroad Retirement 28 3 10 0 0 0 0 1 14 0
  Annuities 25 3 0 2 3 2 4 3 3 4
Alimony 293 62 50 33 16 32 9 28 0 15
Child Support 3,053 880 852 553 292 164 85 45 55 35
Educational Assistance 1,853 639 400 375 111 148 25 35 14 27
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
604 266 99 75 18 64 18 12 5 6
Other Income, N.E.C. 348 261 27 21 14 5 6 0 4 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 50,298 1,739 1,583 2,012 2,218 3,149 1,841 2,791 1,832 2,861
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
51,166 1,711 1,573 2,008 2,176 3,149 1,888 2,715 1,911 2,885
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4,472 242 372 623 1,055 798 517 395 229 81
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
6,303 428 534 712 1,083 918 649 365 328 155
  Government Transfer Payments 11,115 1,745 1,403 1,438 1,988 1,318 880 652 448 273
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2,129 546 376 351 575 150 48 38 18 14
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
6,253 611 619 877 1,631 959 571 462 236 98
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4,816 890 669 628 766 401 249 169 138 101

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 1,808 2,563 1,585 2,943 1,289 2,335 1,244 2,390 914 1,756
Earnings 1,447 2,508 1,234 3,078 962 2,363 1,002 2,405 689 1,683
  Wages and Salary 1,404 2,359 1,213 2,970 953 2,292 992 2,345 690 1,636
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 54 136 21 104 12 65 30 73 9 38
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 4 3 0 0 0 7 0 0
Social Security 68 21 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 12 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 0 3 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 37 18 11 24 3 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 67 73 44 51 33 34 18 31 21 24
  Interest 14 16 24 16 13 4 7 21 3 2
  Dividends 37 31 1 23 5 4 0 8 3 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 12 28 1 23 0 5 8 14 0 7
Retirement Income 105 85 61 78 41 82 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 5 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 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
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 1,541 2,564 1,291 3,083 987 2,380 1,007 2,402 695 1,693
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,571 2,631 1,359 3,096 1,042 2,428 1,082 2,465 748 1,711
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 68 21 18 9 6 9 1 2 1 7
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
149 140 104 97 47 120 83 59 35 37
  Government Transfer Payments 188 136 89 100 56 77 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
74 37 18 11 7 11 1 3 1 7
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
113 96 64 79 41 82 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 alone (1)
    Total 849 1,874 645 1,043 591 1,220 408 698 376 770
Earnings 737 1,978 437 986 459 1,213 239 711 268 795
  Wages and Salary 732 1,879 425 980 457 1,174 228 700 255 776
  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 733 1,976 445 990 474 1,215 246 711 267 797
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
757 1,998 489 1,023 490 1,251 257 730 276 811
  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 alone (1)
    Total 308 472 324 470 205 357 162 319 106 177
Earnings 172 503 221 506 142 325 87 324 56 164
  Wages and Salary 162 496 217 499 139 319 83 316 54 162
  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 3 9 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 172 501 220 509 140 325 87 329 58 167
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
189 510 247 496 149 331 102 332 62 177
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
9 3 6 1 2 0 0 2 0 9
  Government Transfer Payments 7 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 alone (1)
    Total 127 2,606 27,313 131 35,522 192 0.463 0.0039 1,249
Earnings 78 2,179 31,096 98 38,226 218 0.422 0.0042 1,249
  Wages and Salary 78 2,045 31,532 99 38,741 223 0.414 0.0043 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 108 10,280 268 19,226 624 0.620 0.0171 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 1,597 82 3,955 810 0.656 0.1116 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,862 88 10,797 103 0.307 0.0117 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,769 96 7,187 124 0.319 0.0193 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,737 178 3,622 144 0.476 0.0339 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,679 724 11,049 740 0.439 0.0579 1,249
Survivor Benefits 15 0 9,114 745 14,847 932 0.576 0.0421 1,249
Disability Benefits 5 0 8,475 373 11,108 662 0.497 0.0468 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 5,565 202 7,594 142 0.474 0.0145 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 3,702 358 5,829 348 0.491 0.0424 1,249
Property Income 7 75 1,539 10 2,559 59 0.552 0.0175 1,249
  Interest 15 3 1,395 10 1,223 33 0.219 0.0283 1,249
  Dividends 0 27 1,608 19 2,519 87 0.522 0.0275 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 28 3 2,075 42 5,783 320 0.644 0.0329 1,249
Retirement Income 37 5 11,857 288 17,676 397 0.508 0.0170 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 13 0 8,060 507 12,734 516 0.544 0.0291 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 14,336 2,415 20,391 1,235 0.423 0.0543 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 14,663 1,098 19,558 1,749 0.409 0.0766 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 2 18,466 775 22,369 662 0.417 0.0267 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 10 0 13,203 1,667 24,913 3,816 0.586 0.0835 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 9,014 530 15,646 1,440 0.582 0.0611 1,249
Pension Income 19 0 13,598 432 18,864 466 0.490 0.0190 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 12 0 7,487 480 13,223 670 0.577 0.0340 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 22,929 997 24,625 720 0.381 0.0288 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 7,771 1,202 13,937 1,151 0.579 0.0547 1,249
Child Support 10 0 4,399 91 6,389 176 0.506 0.0212 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,297 150 6,267 228 0.523 0.0282 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 3,403 347 6,731 474 0.584 0.0485 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,667 100 3,125 345 0.583 0.0828 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 75 2,188 29,467 243 36,542 205 0.434 0.0041 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
85 2,256 30,005 164 36,875 203 0.431 0.0041 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,868 89 10,807 103 0.308 0.0117 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
25 19 11,076 121 15,354 211 0.443 0.0122 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 9 6 8,722 74 10,790 110 0.447 0.0089 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,017 184 6,103 106 0.380 0.0164 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,061 68 9,749 86 0.333 0.0100 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
37 5 8,223 127 12,835 250 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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