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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
35 to 44 Years
Black alone (2)
    Total 2,474 69 79 99 134 161 89 130 90 151
Earnings 2,078 50 41 58 53 113 53 119 77 134
  Wages and Salary 2,037 41 43 54 51 107 50 119 75 132
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 79 35 2 7 3 6 4 2 1 4
  Farm Self-Employment 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 133 13 14 13 34 23 15 6 4 2
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 122 11 6 21 73 6 6 0 0 0
Public Assistance 96 48 31 10 7 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 13 2 7 0 1 0 1 2 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 12 0 3 4 6 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 224 43 48 43 22 32 7 13 4 8
Workers Compensation 14 9 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 636 562 32 12 5 11 2 2 0 4
  Interest 580 544 18 9 5 2 0 0 0 2
  Dividends 122 102 6 13 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 59 35 7 0 1 7 0 2 0 2
Retirement Income 31 2 7 6 7 0 2 0 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 9 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
  State or Local Government Retirement 9 0 2 0 2 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 6 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 20 2 4 2 2 0 2 0 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 6 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 0 2 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 3 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Child Support 265 109 90 30 17 8 6 0 0 3
Educational Assistance 149 44 49 32 2 7 0 5 5 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
28 8 7 12 1 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 2,184 50 47 61 92 135 69 124 77 135
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,195 50 47 61 90 137 72 126 77 133
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 133 13 14 13 34 23 15 6 4 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
160 13 21 17 38 25 18 6 3 3
  Government Transfer Payments 631 95 135 98 124 70 39 30 10 13
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 210 49 39 30 79 6 8 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
326 53 52 34 103 33 28 8 4 2
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
231 46 43 33 82 7 10 3 0 2

 

  $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
35 to 44 Years
Black alone (2)
    Total 91 111 71 185 84 127 44 109 17 100
Earnings 76 104 69 205 52 116 36 104 17 115
  Wages and Salary 74 102 67 205 52 116 36 107 27 104
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 2 6 0 1 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 3 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 0
Retirement Income 0 0 0 5 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 5 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 5 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 5 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 1 2 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 78 109 70 202 56 118 36 106 17 115
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
79 104 74 202 56 122 36 104 17 115
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 2 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 2 6 3 6 0 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 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 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
35 to 44 Years
Black alone (2)
    Total 29 76 27 71 14 58 38 35 7 11
Earnings 20 85 17 71 8 63 16 38 3 13
  Wages and Salary 20 83 17 69 8 61 16 38 3 13
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 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 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 4 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 2 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 20 85 17 71 8 63 16 38 3 13
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
20 85 18 71 8 65 16 38 3 13
  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 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 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
35 to 44 Years
Black alone (2)
    Total 2 21 17 24 8 17 0 8 0 3
Earnings 0 22 12 28 9 11 2 5 0 3
  Wages and Salary 0 24 12 28 9 11 0 5 0 4
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 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 4 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 0
Retirement 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
  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 0 22 12 28 9 11 2 5 0 3
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 22 12 28 9 11 2 5 0 3
  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 0
  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 0

 

    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
35 to 44 Years
Black alone (2)
    Total 1 66 28,722 1,045 33,843 1,016 0.413 0.0222 1,430
Earnings 1 59 31,130 332 36,447 1,156 0.377 0.0228 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 54 31,259 329 36,568 1,168 0.372 0.0232 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 5 6,022 3,116 15,978 4,375 0.689 0.1392 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 9,409 511 10,198 629 0.337 0.0713 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,304 228 7,539 277 0.208 0.0567 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 2,484 387 2,885 290 0.400 0.0913 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Survivor Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,191 515 7,462 473 0.413 0.0565 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 3 0 1,416 67 1,871 433 0.470 0.1993 1,430
  Interest 1 0 1,334 66 705 183 -0.275 0.4280 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,487 161 1,283 234 0.205 0.1656 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Pension Income 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Child Support 0 0 3,152 272 4,082 301 0.485 0.0635 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,018 369 5,250 628 0.462 0.1045 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1 59 30,549 346 35,303 1,109 0.387 0.0223 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1 59 30,561 347 35,310 1,103 0.389 0.0226 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,409 511 10,198 629 0.337 0.0713 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 0 9,383 503 11,011 765 0.377 0.0738 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 7,184 377 7,974 294 0.383 0.0360 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,470 730 5,709 283 0.311 0.0474 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,071 262 7,828 348 0.354 0.0462 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 7,012 630 6,987 508 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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