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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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 17,645 1,199 717 837 858 1,022 640 1,000 681 1,034
Earnings 15,285 681 517 618 546 875 512 968 558 988
  Wages and Salary 14,865 601 491 592 536 813 502 933 543 965
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 681 251 61 42 17 77 13 43 13 38
  Farm Self-Employment 72 64 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 426 40 57 75 112 56 31 24 16 13
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 410 40 60 89 167 28 11 11 2 1
Public Assistance 601 276 158 102 36 22 4 2 0 1
Veterans Benefits 49 3 2 17 14 3 4 2 0 2
Survivor Benefits 34 5 4 8 0 4 0 3 0 5
Disability Benefits 60 21 5 11 12 7 0 0 4 0
Unemployment Compensation 1,109 323 209 156 127 93 79 45 24 34
Workers Compensation 104 49 30 7 8 6 1 0 2 0
Property Income 6,552 6,021 225 121 26 60 5 29 8 17
  Interest 6,259 5,980 142 62 13 28 0 9 0 13
  Dividends 1,300 1,150 58 46 3 23 0 5 6 8
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 416 294 30 29 16 15 2 7 2 1
Retirement Income 162 58 22 22 11 14 10 12 4 5
  Company or Union Retirement 78 29 16 9 0 9 5 3 4 0
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 30 12 2 5 1 2 0 6 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 11 2 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 41 9 6 5 7 3 2 3 0 5
Pension Income 93 42 15 8 0 7 8 9 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 61 31 14 6 0 4 0 3 0 0
  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 15 8 2 0 0 0 0 6 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 7 2 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0
Alimony 34 12 8 7 7 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 1,471 607 456 203 108 49 22 13 4 3
Educational Assistance 1,550 471 342 322 104 142 23 33 9 21
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
378 179 64 45 14 28 4 8 4 7
Other Income, N.E.C. 78 61 8 7 0 1 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 15,582 685 535 669 636 912 547 973 569 1,002
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
15,622 683 533 677 639 917 550 965 580 1,004
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 426 40 57 75 112 56 31 24 16 13
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
557 89 73 92 116 66 42 21 22 12
  Government Transfer Payments 3,124 757 593 569 452 286 144 106 71 71
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 957 287 191 183 187 65 21 14 4 3
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,303 288 214 242 288 122 48 45 32 16
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1,108 337 213 204 193 80 31 29 8 8

 

  $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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 606 873 525 1,057 461 887 380 794 316 555
Earnings 512 868 417 1,103 369 928 328 778 244 557
  Wages and Salary 510 840 413 1,082 371 908 332 770 241 552
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 28 3 20 1 12 1 13 3 4
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 9 6 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 4 2 4 8 0 1 2 2 0 1
  Interest 0 2 6 0 0 1 0 2 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 1
Retirement Income 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  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 0 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
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  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 0 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 0
Child Support 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 13 7 2 13 0 4 1 10 0 12
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
6 5 0 5 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 521 874 423 1,099 371 931 331 781 245 555
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
523 878 425 1,101 369 930 329 785 253 551
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
5 6 0 8 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 29 15 2 14 1 0 3 1 0 2
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0

 

  $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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 237 546 137 267 125 316 86 220 85 203
Earnings 200 538 114 230 96 314 49 212 57 221
  Wages and Salary 200 525 109 233 96 306 46 212 57 219
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 8 0 2 0 8 0 0 0 2
  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 0 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 2
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 0 3 0
  Interest 0 0 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 0 4 2 0 0 3 0
Retirement Income 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  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 0 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
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  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 0 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 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 14 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
6 0 0 0 0 1 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 197 540 116 231 97 312 50 212 57 221
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
197 543 118 232 97 312 50 212 57 218
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 2 0 0 0 2 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
0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

 

  $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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 57 116 66 124 35 79 21 53 24 30
Earnings 44 115 37 134 19 72 13 54 17 34
  Wages and Salary 42 113 37 133 19 72 13 61 13 31
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Retirement Income 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  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 0 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 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  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 0 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 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 2 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 44 115 37 136 18 72 13 54 18 34
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
43 114 37 131 19 80 13 54 18 34
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 0 2 0 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
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

 

    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 34 Years
All Races
    Total 8 369 25,655 213 30,225 231 0.423 0.0063 1,249
Earnings 7 342 27,501 307 31,950 249 0.394 0.0068 1,249
  Wages and Salary 6 326 28,142 413 32,221 252 0.388 0.0068 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 12 6,712 928 13,699 951 0.609 0.0439 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 8,425 258 9,004 272 0.331 0.0352 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,757 169 7,247 198 0.272 0.0347 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,883 217 3,681 145 0.441 0.0327 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 5,362 298 6,983 220 0.458 0.0258 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 2,745 431 3,604 456 0.475 0.0935 1,249
Property Income 0 4 1,360 19 1,020 74 0.097 0.0845 1,249
  Interest 1 0 1,308 18 498 32 -0.752 0.1141 1,249
  Dividends 0 2 1,413 44 1,291 145 0.245 0.1192 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 1,767 97 4,526 744 0.661 0.1008 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 5,174 813 7,832 958 0.538 0.0870 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 4,063 783 7,227 1,217 0.551 0.1222 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Pension Income 0 0 3,204 827 6,618 1,068 0.579 0.1092 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 3,207 118 4,036 107 0.473 0.0229 1,249
Educational Assistance 2 0 4,722 161 6,863 270 0.516 0.0308 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 2,906 417 6,533 603 0.612 0.0595 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,587 201 1,784 309 0.393 0.1325 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 7 342 27,122 199 31,588 246 0.397 0.0067 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 343 27,104 199 31,587 246 0.397 0.0067 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 8,425 258 9,004 272 0.331 0.0352 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 8,025 284 9,171 374 0.414 0.0374 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 5,930 137 7,107 128 0.435 0.0157 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,004 231 5,419 145 0.403 0.0240 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 6,543 208 6,923 153 0.386 0.0212 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 5,052 224 5,822 190 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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