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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 alone (1)
    Total 13,520 950 524 619 606 777 481 761 520 760
Earnings 11,850 483 394 471 411 680 409 740 416 762
  Wages and Salary 11,509 408 378 448 398 630 401 713 406 744
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 565 216 47 38 15 69 11 33 7 34
  Farm Self-Employment 51 46 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 279 30 31 54 69 36 18 20 9 10
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 243 25 35 56 97 21 6 1 2 1
Public Assistance 344 167 85 63 20 4 3 2 0 1
Veterans Benefits 39 3 2 10 11 3 3 2 0 2
Survivor Benefits 23 2 3 8 0 4 0 3 0 0
Disability Benefits 43 17 2 11 6 2 0 0 4 0
Unemployment Compensation 730 221 135 116 73 59 43 28 19 25
Workers Compensation 70 29 21 4 8 5 1 0 2 0
Property Income 5,483 5,032 188 104 21 50 2 29 6 16
  Interest 5,246 5,008 114 57 11 24 0 9 0 12
  Dividends 1,109 983 49 38 1 17 0 3 6 8
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 367 261 27 25 14 15 2 7 1 1
Retirement Income 118 46 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 22 9 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 22 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 1,018 387 317 162 80 40 16 9 0 3
Educational Assistance 1,121 343 237 230 81 108 17 28 9 13
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
274 119 57 36 14 19 3 8 2 1
Other Income, N.E.C. 58 46 4 7 0 1 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 12,046 491 404 507 462 704 429 742 425 773
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12,081 496 405 512 461 713 429 736 433 775
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 279 30 31 54 69 36 18 20 9 10
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
374 68 42 65 70 46 25 19 15 9
  Government Transfer Payments 2,073 537 381 390 309 177 84 68 39 52
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 570 185 110 112 112 34 10 2 2 3
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
811 190 126 159 183 70 30 28 11 12
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
681 228 127 125 111 44 19 15 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 alone (1)
    Total 418 647 417 841 362 665 301 620 241 454
Earnings 382 667 328 864 272 716 267 616 184 447
  Wages and Salary 381 648 324 851 274 700 269 612 182 445
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 20 2 12 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 2 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 3 5 2 5 0 4 0 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 388 670 333 865 274 717 270 616 185 447
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
392 674 335 861 272 716 268 619 192 443
  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 15 6 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 alone (1)
    Total 185 447 100 221 104 265 71 191 74 165
Earnings 166 436 84 194 81 262 43 187 49 176
  Wages and Salary 166 425 79 198 81 255 39 187 49 174
  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 165 435 84 196 81 261 43 187 49 176
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
165 438 86 196 81 261 43 186 49 173
  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 alone (1)
    Total 44 84 55 100 21 64 13 27 14 17
Earnings 34 82 31 109 9 60 9 30 9 22
  Wages and Salary 33 80 31 108 9 60 9 35 8 18
  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 34 82 31 110 7 60 9 30 10 22
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
33 81 31 110 9 63 9 30 10 22
  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 alone (1)
    Total 4 291 26,326 251 30,650 260 0.420 0.0072 1,249
Earnings 5 266 28,338 464 32,308 275 0.389 0.0077 1,249
  Wages and Salary 5 250 29,037 462 32,602 277 0.383 0.0077 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 11 6,269 882 13,460 1,079 0.627 0.0502 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 8,398 336 9,106 353 0.337 0.0438 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,660 249 6,981 235 0.254 0.0436 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,655 268 3,435 182 0.426 0.0460 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 5,172 315 6,692 244 0.460 0.0293 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 0 4 1,362 21 1,047 84 0.119 0.0926 1,249
  Interest 1 0 1,309 20 520 36 -0.682 0.1223 1,249
  Dividends 0 2 1,409 47 1,313 167 0.266 0.1323 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 1,759 103 4,254 767 0.645 0.1154 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 4,343 926 7,747 1,216 0.564 0.1099 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 3,463 141 4,217 126 0.461 0.0263 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,800 197 6,868 312 0.515 0.0353 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,309 407 5,825 549 0.558 0.0658 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 5 266 27,700 394 31,994 272 0.392 0.0076 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
5 267 27,601 369 31,975 272 0.393 0.0076 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 8,398 336 9,106 353 0.337 0.0438 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 7,957 388 9,211 481 0.419 0.0476 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 5,755 163 6,780 149 0.439 0.0189 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,768 302 5,055 174 0.396 0.0309 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 6,414 251 6,678 188 0.384 0.0266 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 4,721 287 5,567 260 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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