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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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
10,999 782 404 478 467 552 351 561 393 565
Earnings 9,665 389 311 359 318 497 299 540 316 581
  Wages and Salary 9,381 330 297 339 305 455 293 518 310 568
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 483 185 42 33 13 60 8 28 5 23
  Farm Self-Employment 47 42 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 239 25 19 50 61 32 18 19 7 6
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 195 22 30 49 74 17 2 1 1 0
Public Assistance 192 109 50 21 10 0 2 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 36 2 2 9 11 1 3 2 0 2
Survivor Benefits 21 2 3 8 0 4 0 3 0 0
Disability Benefits 34 13 1 10 4 2 0 0 4 0
Unemployment Compensation 589 180 114 96 47 49 33 28 16 19
Workers Compensation 61 24 21 4 6 3 1 0 2 0
Property Income 4,904 4,500 170 95 17 49 2 26 5 14
  Interest 4,695 4,479 106 51 10 23 0 7 0 9
  Dividends 1,039 923 42 37 1 17 0 2 6 8
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 323 234 24 22 10 15 2 7 0 1
Retirement Income 103 39 15 13 4 8 6 9 4 0
  Company or Union Retirement 55 20 14 3 0 4 4 3 4 0
  Federal Government Retirement 3 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 20 9 0 5 0 2 0 3 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 18 6 0 4 1 2 2 3 0 0
Pension Income 64 34 12 0 0 2 6 7 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 43 25 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 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
Alimony 31 12 8 6 6 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 805 302 247 123 66 39 12 9 0 3
Educational Assistance 974 279 193 208 73 103 16 26 9 13
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
222 93 49 29 13 10 3 8 2 1
Other Income, N.E.C. 50 39 4 6 0 1 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 9,836 397 314 393 362 521 317 543 322 592
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
9,868 402 317 397 361 528 315 538 329 594
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 239 25 19 50 61 32 18 19 7 6
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
320 56 29 60 60 41 23 18 14 6
  Government Transfer Payments 1,639 418 290 315 241 143 66 64 32 41
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 378 127 74 67 82 23 3 1 1 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
585 131 84 108 141 55 23 26 8 6
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
475 163 89 79 83 31 10 12 5 0

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
320 503 350 674 328 551 255 546 213 389
Earnings 285 519 273 686 248 610 222 534 165 395
  Wages and Salary 284 503 271 678 249 595 224 529 163 392
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 18 1 9 1 6 1 9 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 2 0 4 8 0 0 0 2 0 0
  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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 3 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 290 520 278 686 249 612 226 534 166 395
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
293 524 279 683 250 608 224 536 173 391
  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 12 4 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
165 397 86 199 101 238 68 164 67 159
Earnings 148 380 76 177 79 238 36 163 44 165
  Wages and Salary 148 369 72 181 79 232 33 163 44 163
  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 2 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 2 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 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 147 379 76 179 79 236 36 163 44 165
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
147 382 78 179 79 236 37 163 44 162
  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 1 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
40 77 50 92 19 54 13 24 11 16
Earnings 32 74 30 101 7 51 9 27 7 20
  Wages and Salary 31 72 30 100 7 51 9 31 7 16
  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 32 74 30 102 6 51 9 27 9 20
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
30 73 30 102 8 53 9 27 9 20
  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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
4 274 28,377 418 32,272 301 0.418 0.0079 1,249
Earnings 5 250 30,533 200 33,964 319 0.386 0.0084 1,249
  Wages and Salary 5 234 30,802 200 34,261 321 0.380 0.0085 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 11 6,150 940 14,069 1,239 0.638 0.0538 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 8,575 357 9,350 371 0.330 0.0466 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,336 358 6,643 243 0.248 0.0469 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,195 177 2,745 203 0.427 0.0649 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 4,999 324 6,593 270 0.460 0.0325 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 0 4 1,362 22 1,043 90 0.115 0.1000 1,249
  Interest 1 0 1,310 21 527 39 -0.662 0.1290 1,249
  Dividends 0 2 1,406 49 1,330 177 0.274 0.1377 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 1,727 107 3,914 803 0.628 0.1369 1,249
Retirement Income 0 0 4,456 969 8,097 1,376 0.583 0.1157 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 3,510 160 4,341 149 0.439 0.0304 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 5,181 211 7,358 352 0.513 0.0373 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,408 421 5,737 563 0.544 0.0718 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 5 250 30,250 202 33,601 315 0.390 0.0084 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
5 251 30,205 203 33,575 315 0.391 0.0084 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 8,575 357 9,350 371 0.330 0.0466 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 8,155 420 9,578 540 0.407 0.0524 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 5,891 180 6,932 173 0.440 0.0212 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,576 367 4,827 202 0.383 0.0360 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 6,794 312 6,936 225 0.380 0.0307 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 4,589 343 5,581 345 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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