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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
Black alone (2)
    Total 2,632 112 92 118 181 160 127 145 103 156
Earnings 2,084 60 62 66 53 108 64 112 65 145
  Wages and Salary 2,026 56 59 64 49 104 61 110 65 145
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 96 31 7 10 5 4 3 4 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 13 12 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 211 8 16 23 70 48 25 8 6 4
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 201 15 40 38 87 13 6 2 0 0
Public Assistance 67 41 21 3 2 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 28 2 5 6 2 2 5 0 3 0
Survivor Benefits 17 1 0 0 6 2 2 2 0 2
Disability Benefits 46 15 5 9 6 0 2 0 3 0
Unemployment Compensation 223 62 48 30 16 13 12 16 9 8
Workers Compensation 38 16 0 4 3 1 7 0 0 1
Property Income 674 582 29 11 15 13 7 0 0 0
  Interest 630 572 21 10 5 6 5 0 0 0
  Dividends 114 88 9 4 6 4 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 52 40 1 2 3 4 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 83 15 7 10 9 0 12 4 3 4
  Company or Union Retirement 23 2 0 6 0 0 2 0 2 0
  Federal Government Retirement 6 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 11 0 0 2 0 0 5 0 0 4
  State or Local Government Retirement 26 0 7 0 5 0 4 2 2 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 35 4 2 1 0 0 7 2 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 12 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 9 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 4
  State or Local Government Retirement 9 0 2 0 0 0 2 2 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Child Support 124 48 41 15 5 5 9 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 95 43 21 18 1 4 0 0 5 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
22 12 5 0 4 2 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 16 12 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 2,276 61 73 87 119 152 88 118 78 148
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,308 62 75 94 119 153 87 119 79 151
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 211 8 16 23 70 48 25 8 6 4
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
284 20 23 33 76 47 26 14 9 10
  Government Transfer Payments 746 118 116 88 166 81 53 40 29 22
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 256 49 58 41 83 11 10 2 2 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
417 46 46 44 145 65 36 16 10 4
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
332 58 63 51 89 11 22 8 5 4

 

  $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
Black alone (2)
    Total 117 155 84 128 40 107 56 127 27 91
Earnings 99 136 70 143 42 106 44 120 17 106
  Wages and Salary 94 134 67 142 42 98 45 119 15 105
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 0 3 1 0 5 2 3 2 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 2 2 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 0
  Interest 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Dividends 0 1 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 5 4 0 3 2 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 2 2 0 2 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 1 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 0 3 9 0 2 2 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 2 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 2 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 100 138 70 143 40 108 43 120 18 106
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
99 140 73 143 38 108 41 126 18 109
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 4 5 2 0 2 2 0 1 3
  Government Transfer Payments 5 5 6 6 4 4 2 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
2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 5 4 0 3 2 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
45 to 54 Years
Black alone (2)
    Total 27 87 25 33 26 38 28 26 14 23
Earnings 25 95 24 35 17 47 14 22 4 25
  Wages and Salary 23 92 24 33 16 47 14 23 4 25
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 2 0 2 1 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 3 0 0 0 2 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 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 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 4 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 1 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 25 96 24 35 17 47 14 22 4 25
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
29 96 20 39 17 44 14 22 9 25
  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 4 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 4 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
45 to 54 Years
Black alone (2)
    Total 21 11 4 31 8 11 4 10 8 3
Earnings 16 15 6 36 4 7 2 9 5 3
  Wages and Salary 15 15 6 34 4 7 2 9 5 6
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 2 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 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 16 15 6 36 4 7 2 9 5 3
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
15 15 6 32 6 9 4 9 5 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
45 to 54 Years
Black alone (2)
    Total 7 61 25,054 565 32,006 1,003 0.440 0.0211 1,430
Earnings 5 47 29,996 729 35,420 1,160 0.391 0.0225 1,430
  Wages and Salary 2 45 30,083 695 35,587 1,186 0.389 0.0230 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 2 7,535 2,342 17,553 2,954 0.593 0.1040 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 9,590 312 9,995 368 0.242 0.0543 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,712 266 6,931 255 0.254 0.0481 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Survivor Benefits 0 1 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 5,035 610 7,646 575 0.488 0.0578 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 4 2 1,447 67 2,549 511 0.581 0.1516 1,430
  Interest 2 0 1,377 66 1,767 406 0.449 0.2038 1,430
  Dividends 0 2 1,612 181 3,416 1,428 0.633 0.2915 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 0 1 12,785 2,523 17,845 2,952 0.561 0.1064 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 1 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 3,330 401 4,138 399 0.472 0.0804 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,088 665 4,940 766 0.541 0.1181 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 5 47 27,033 544 33,352 1,076 0.409 0.0215 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
5 50 27,097 566 33,542 1,071 0.412 0.0218 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,590 312 9,995 368 0.242 0.0543 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 1 9,661 329 12,684 972 0.411 0.0654 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 8,265 245 9,137 300 0.405 0.0315 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,263 586 6,110 265 0.336 0.0456 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,759 210 8,817 276 0.314 0.0376 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 1 7,206 485 9,206 837 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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