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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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 13,830 965 541 632 625 793 488 781 530 778
Earnings 12,113 500 403 478 420 690 419 759 426 777
  Wages and Salary 11,762 424 387 453 409 639 411 727 416 759
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 580 223 47 39 15 69 11 39 7 34
  Farm Self-Employment 54 49 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 285 30 31 54 72 38 19 20 9 10
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 250 25 36 57 99 21 7 1 2 1
Public Assistance 361 175 90 66 20 4 3 2 0 1
Veterans Benefits 41 3 2 12 11 3 3 2 0 2
Survivor Benefits 24 2 3 8 0 4 0 3 0 0
Disability Benefits 46 21 2 11 6 2 0 0 4 0
Unemployment Compensation 747 224 140 118 75 62 43 29 19 25
Workers Compensation 70 29 21 4 8 5 1 0 2 0
Property Income 5,588 5,132 189 106 21 52 2 29 6 16
  Interest 5,342 5,102 115 58 11 25 0 9 0 12
  Dividends 1,129 1,002 49 39 1 17 0 5 6 8
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 373 267 27 25 14 15 2 7 1 1
Retirement Income 121 50 17 14 5 10 9 9 4 0
  Company or Union Retirement 60 25 14 3 0 4 4 3 4 0
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 25 12 0 5 1 2 0 3 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 9 2 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 23 6 1 5 1 3 2 3 0 0
Pension Income 69 38 12 0 0 3 6 7 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 45 27 12 0 0 0 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 11 8 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 6 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
Alimony 34 12 8 7 7 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 1,055 396 338 169 81 40 16 9 0 3
Educational Assistance 1,170 354 244 244 84 109 19 28 9 13
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
286 122 59 37 14 21 3 8 2 5
Other Income, N.E.C. 60 47 4 7 0 1 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 12,314 507 413 514 474 717 439 761 435 788
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12,350 513 412 521 473 725 439 755 444 791
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 285 30 31 54 72 38 19 20 9 10
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
384 71 42 65 72 49 26 19 15 9
  Government Transfer Payments 2,149 559 394 407 316 182 84 70 40 52
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 592 194 115 116 114 34 10 4 2 3
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
838 200 130 162 187 72 30 30 12 12
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
706 239 132 130 114 44 19 16 6 3

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 430 664 428 858 376 678 311 641 245 455
Earnings 389 682 340 883 284 732 273 635 188 450
  Wages and Salary 388 663 336 868 286 716 278 629 186 448
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 20 2 14 1 7 1 10 3 1
  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) 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 7 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 4 2 4 8 0 0 0 2 0 1
  Interest 0 2 6 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 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 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 10 5 2 7 0 4 1 5 0 12
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 5 0 4 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 395 686 345 884 286 733 276 635 189 450
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
399 689 347 879 284 732 274 639 196 447
  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 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 22 9 0 6 1 0 0 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
2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 189 449 102 227 111 266 71 191 75 169
Earnings 168 442 85 198 82 264 43 187 50 180
  Wages and Salary 168 431 80 201 82 256 39 187 50 178
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 7 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 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 0 1 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 1 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 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 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 167 441 85 199 82 262 43 187 50 180
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
167 445 86 200 82 262 43 186 50 177
  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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 46 89 55 103 21 67 13 29 14 22
Earnings 36 84 31 112 9 62 9 33 9 27
  Wages and Salary 35 83 31 111 9 62 9 37 8 23
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 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 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 36 84 31 113 7 62 9 33 10 27
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
35 84 31 113 9 65 9 33 10 27
  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 0 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 4 297 26,323 247 30,669 257 0.421 0.0071 1,249
Earnings 5 272 28,335 453 32,321 273 0.389 0.0076 1,249
  Wages and Salary 5 256 29,031 451 32,620 275 0.383 0.0077 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 11 6,275 853 13,354 1,053 0.623 0.0498 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 8,470 328 9,127 346 0.332 0.0433 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,662 246 6,977 233 0.263 0.0429 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,645 259 3,414 176 0.429 0.0446 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 5,219 316 6,774 245 0.459 0.0291 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 0 4 1,361 20 1,041 83 0.114 0.0918 1,249
  Interest 1 0 1,309 20 517 36 -0.691 0.1215 1,249
  Dividends 0 2 1,409 47 1,319 165 0.265 0.1304 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 1,748 101 4,193 757 0.644 0.1157 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 4,117 912 7,730 1,229 0.575 0.1064 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
  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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 3,471 134 4,203 122 0.458 0.0258 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,865 196 6,962 306 0.516 0.0341 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,387 398 5,947 539 0.553 0.0635 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 5 272 27,697 386 32,003 270 0.393 0.0075 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
5 273 27,603 362 31,986 270 0.393 0.0075 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 8,470 328 9,127 346 0.332 0.0433 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 7,991 379 9,207 482 0.424 0.0465 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 5,749 159 6,812 148 0.442 0.0186 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,717 295 5,030 172 0.398 0.0307 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 6,376 250 6,650 185 0.388 0.0261 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 4,664 282 5,551 260 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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