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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
45 to 54 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
14,142 1,038 416 393 615 719 439 635 493 735
Earnings 11,807 390 314 320 305 544 270 541 384 658
  Wages and Salary 11,121 302 262 282 274 484 253 505 361 613
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 985 276 78 69 43 87 23 46 24 48
  Farm Self-Employment 149 121 5 9 1 8 0 0 0 0
Social Security 812 28 45 102 209 168 89 49 41 26
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 317 43 48 48 120 25 15 9 5 3
Public Assistance 115 59 40 7 4 2 1 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 61 11 15 6 11 5 4 1 0 0
Survivor Benefits 145 36 24 10 21 2 0 15 6 1
Disability Benefits 117 25 10 3 23 16 12 1 3 2
Unemployment Compensation 892 275 157 82 66 93 69 48 28 34
Workers Compensation 112 40 23 7 4 12 11 2 8 4
Property Income 7,904 6,318 566 319 176 130 58 44 32 46
  Interest 7,443 6,603 387 160 94 45 31 17 16 24
  Dividends 2,752 2,186 187 163 25 47 20 20 5 17
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 939 605 96 76 42 37 0 17 1 8
Retirement Income 397 56 47 26 46 41 33 20 14 6
  Company or Union Retirement 112 18 22 16 13 13 11 4 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 35 0 6 0 5 4 3 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 27 4 1 3 0 3 1 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 112 14 8 1 14 11 11 17 5 4
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 25 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 6 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 20 2 0 5 2 3 0 0 2 0
  Other or Don't Know 72 20 8 3 12 7 8 0 0 0
Pension Income 177 23 16 11 7 21 23 7 7 3
  Company or Union Retirement 60 6 11 10 1 6 11 2 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 20 0 4 0 2 0 3 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 20 1 1 3 0 3 1 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 61 10 0 0 2 11 8 5 3 1
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Alimony 109 28 22 6 0 17 0 4 0 8
Child Support 617 143 144 114 67 36 29 15 19 17
Educational Assistance 197 79 37 40 8 14 0 0 3 4
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
100 46 7 5 1 21 7 0 2 4
Other Income, N.E.C. 94 73 7 2 6 1 2 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 12,474 376 338 400 470 688 339 584 432 691
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12,588 371 329 393 485 703 344 586 434 689
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 812 28 45 102 209 168 89 50 41 26
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,108 61 72 106 245 205 105 60 55 31
  Government Transfer Payments 2,266 372 258 236 415 326 195 123 91 72
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 414 91 80 52 121 29 19 9 5 3
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,157 79 96 134 334 205 108 63 48 28
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
808 147 122 76 170 70 52 29 20 9

 

  $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
45 to 54 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
439 653 376 666 290 556 319 621 253 441
Earnings 359 664 321 711 229 563 267 631 197 453
  Wages and Salary 339 608 319 687 223 546 260 600 190 444
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 19 50 4 28 6 32 11 31 2 14
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 18 6 3 4 5 3 1 2 0 2
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 5 2 1 0 3 0 1 0 0
Disability Benefits 5 0 0 2 6 0 2 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 14 10 2 8 3 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 24 29 8 12 19 5 2 12 3 16
  Interest 6 5 2 5 2 0 2 10 0 2
  Dividends 20 15 0 6 0 0 0 5 0 14
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 13 0 9 0 0 2 9 0 2
Retirement Income 12 9 11 8 7 17 13 1 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 5 0 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 4 0 0 0 3 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 3 2 0 3 8 8 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 1 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 5 4 9 5 3 11 9 1 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 4 0 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 4 0 0 0 3 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 1 3 0 0 3 8 6 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 4 0 3 1 0 2 4 3 0 0
Child Support 13 1 2 7 3 4 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 381 681 326 719 230 569 264 632 199 454
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
377 685 326 716 237 576 277 646 202 454
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 18 6 3 4 5 3 1 2 0 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
15 13 14 11 13 22 20 9 1 4
  Government Transfer Payments 39 22 13 16 17 14 18 3 1 7
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
21 7 3 7 5 3 1 2 0 2
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
15 10 11 8 7 17 13 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
45 to 54 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
222 467 164 269 185 321 97 165 123 190
Earnings 189 502 126 263 147 339 59 177 86 199
  Wages and Salary 187 471 123 263 143 332 58 172 79 195
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 26 0 1 2 8 0 4 0 5
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Social Security 4 7 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 4 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 9 4 8 11 6 10 0 0 0 3
  Interest 5 2 0 3 6 0 4 1 0 0
  Dividends 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 0 8 0 5 0 0 2 0
Retirement Income 8 2 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 4 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 2 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 1 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 4 0 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 4 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
Child Support 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 2 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 192 505 127 263 151 340 61 177 84 199
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
195 503 131 272 156 346 62 173 89 203
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
5 7 2 7 0 5 0 0 2 4
  Government Transfer Payments 5 7 0 5 0 7 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
4 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
8 2 0 2 0 5 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
45 to 54 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
74 148 96 142 52 99 56 112 22 67
Earnings 42 167 81 164 45 101 30 108 7 68
  Wages and Salary 40 160 81 161 45 100 29 102 7 71
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 6 0 7 0 2 0 4 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 2 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 2 0 2
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 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 1 1 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 2 0 2
  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 2
  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 2 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 42 164 81 160 45 101 30 108 8 70
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
44 162 82 160 44 101 36 107 8 71
  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 2 0 2
  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 2 0 2

 

    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
45 to 54 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
50 925 30,450 250 39,804 435 0.470 0.0079 1,249
Earnings 23 763 33,843 663 42,633 480 0.425 0.0086 1,249
  Wages and Salary 24 727 35,230 298 43,495 498 0.416 0.0089 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 27 10,779 503 19,635 1,116 0.601 0.0349 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 1,547 141 2,211 1,042 0.464 0.3727 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,327 236 11,990 296 0.316 0.0300 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,910 208 7,448 271 0.311 0.0418 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,437 299 3,388 412 0.490 0.1047 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Survivor Benefits 5 0 7,764 1,097 16,614 2,261 0.616 0.0803 1,249
Disability Benefits 5 0 9,868 781 16,237 2,200 0.556 0.0933 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 5,426 489 8,115 337 0.499 0.0307 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,229 635 6,586 702 0.485 0.0708 1,249
Property Income 1 26 1,564 20 2,829 125 0.584 0.0316 1,249
  Interest 8 3 1,409 18 1,418 77 0.317 0.0527 1,249
  Dividends 0 14 1,573 34 2,880 196 0.590 0.0496 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 0 1,939 71 4,130 437 0.578 0.0682 1,249
Retirement Income 9 2 11,432 687 18,004 1,154 0.517 0.0477 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 7,626 1,070 9,764 882 0.433 0.0764 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 14,545 1,165 16,295 1,235 0.384 0.0698 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 4 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 5 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Pension Income 0 0 13,526 807 18,224 1,272 0.456 0.0570 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 2 0 7,053 2,903 15,222 2,015 0.603 0.0850 1,249
Child Support 2 0 5,475 305 7,750 393 0.488 0.0410 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,784 525 6,038 679 0.566 0.0810 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 4,052 2,023 8,872 1,675 0.566 0.1346 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,609 185 3,158 670 0.606 0.1541 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 21 770 31,849 217 41,135 460 0.435 0.0084 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
21 789 31,995 219 41,329 458 0.435 0.0084 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,329 236 11,991 296 0.314 0.0301 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7 4 10,849 227 15,237 512 0.428 0.0313 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 3 4 9,110 160 10,818 246 0.436 0.0201 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,736 542 6,648 255 0.377 0.0375 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,514 142 10,794 235 0.331 0.0251 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
9 2 8,354 233 12,252 623 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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