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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
55 to 64 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 14,483 1,034 468 582 902 915 702 729 589 628
Earnings 9,958 421 334 315 296 550 304 470 303 500
  Wages and Salary 9,297 348 266 300 254 493 273 446 257 443
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 894 228 99 48 53 68 24 39 38 61
  Farm Self-Employment 143 92 3 10 2 5 5 3 0 9
Social Security 2,849 150 236 405 660 494 375 282 144 40
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 512 91 69 76 183 48 15 19 6 0
Public Assistance 64 39 15 4 1 3 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 77 2 16 10 6 12 10 8 2 0
Survivor Benefits 382 65 46 48 23 51 58 13 14 9
Disability Benefits 231 22 53 26 33 34 14 18 6 7
Unemployment Compensation 699 171 112 92 67 53 63 44 40 25
Workers Compensation 116 54 18 12 4 3 5 10 6 3
Property Income 8,228 5,948 732 420 280 219 125 88 46 87
  Interest 7,757 6,526 501 268 140 105 48 42 4 37
  Dividends 2,994 2,092 367 202 50 126 37 31 8 10
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,051 539 129 77 60 59 37 18 9 25
Retirement Income 2,058 222 234 232 142 191 164 77 88 70
  Company or Union Retirement 895 178 115 121 79 82 68 44 37 36
  Federal Government Retirement 154 10 15 7 9 23 11 4 3 8
  Military Retirement 64 3 8 2 3 1 15 8 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 720 21 54 81 28 43 55 23 45 24
  Railroad Retirement 23 3 10 2 0 0 0 1 8 0
  Annuities 45 8 9 3 3 2 6 3 0 4
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 56 5 3 6 10 12 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 156 8 30 18 21 26 10 4 2 1
Pension Income 1,518 172 146 168 100 101 101 54 78 55
  Company or Union Retirement 670 152 79 88 66 52 41 23 31 25
  Federal Government Retirement 106 3 12 1 6 9 7 4 3 6
  Military Retirement 32 0 6 0 0 0 3 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 622 17 26 64 19 37 52 20 35 20
  Railroad Retirement 21 3 10 0 0 0 0 1 8 0
  Annuities 15 1 0 2 3 1 0 3 0 4
Alimony 92 11 10 9 4 9 9 23 0 5
Child Support 104 49 26 6 5 6 1 3 1 0
Educational Assistance 89 39 21 14 2 2 5 3 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
81 51 11 3 0 4 0 4 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 114 80 14 5 2 2 2 0 3 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 12,223 410 442 574 836 907 649 718 472 571
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12,880 384 443 572 772 881 692 632 528 593
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 2,872 153 246 407 660 494 375 283 152 40
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
4,167 233 354 469 633 562 484 225 228 103
  Government Transfer Payments 4,604 349 412 537 873 591 482 351 238 110
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 568 123 83 80 184 53 15 19 6 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
3,264 195 266 436 837 553 389 314 150 45
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2,570 330 296 308 307 235 163 104 97 76

 

  $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
55 to 64 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 452 622 402 600 345 503 282 518 212 396
Earnings 269 524 232 621 230 478 188 494 147 312
  Wages and Salary 267 501 226 574 229 463 187 479 143 297
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8 27 9 36 1 8 15 10 3 11
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 4 1 0 0 0 3 0 0
Social Security 36 11 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 5 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 4 3 10 0 4 7 2 1 0
Disability Benefits 7 1 3 4 0 0 2 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 8 4 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 27 36 15 25 8 20 17 14 12 7
  Interest 4 8 11 5 10 4 7 7 2 0
  Dividends 15 14 0 14 5 2 0 3 3 8
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 11 0 9 0 5 5 5 0 4
Retirement Income 89 75 45 69 32 64 51 33 19 25
  Company or Union Retirement 20 15 9 11 0 13 15 14 6 5
  Federal Government Retirement 14 17 3 4 3 5 1 1 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 0 11 4 0 0 1 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 46 42 21 42 16 43 25 15 10 16
  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) 2 0 0 12 3 0 4 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 2 1 7 4 0 3 0 2 0 3
Pension Income 77 71 45 51 17 57 37 33 19 25
  Company or Union Retirement 15 15 9 6 0 5 12 14 6 5
  Federal Government Retirement 11 14 3 4 3 5 0 1 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 0 11 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 46 42 22 38 13 40 26 15 12 16
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 2 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 334 551 273 620 249 483 190 494 148 321
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
370 610 338 638 298 516 254 538 187 346
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 36 11 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
119 112 81 80 31 87 59 49 33 32
  Government Transfer Payments 107 92 67 67 37 55 41 28 25 22
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
41 20 9 2 0 2 0 1 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
93 82 49 69 32 64 50 33 19 25

 

  $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
55 to 64 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 211 435 202 229 164 290 129 143 99 185
Earnings 162 486 103 223 113 267 75 153 66 186
  Wages and Salary 158 463 100 222 114 252 71 153 60 173
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 25 0 4 0 14 0 1 0 11
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 4 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 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 2 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 14 8 2 9 2 4 6 1 0
  Interest 1 9 0 3 4 0 0 6 1 1
  Dividends 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 13 5 0 7 1 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 13 35 13 7 0 12 5 6 2 3
  Company or Union Retirement 1 6 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 3 6 0 3 0 1 0 0 2 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 23 3 5 0 7 3 6 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 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 9 35 13 7 0 7 3 6 2 3
  Company or Union Retirement 1 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 3 6 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 23 3 5 0 7 3 6 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 3 0 2
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. 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 157 481 106 222 122 269 78 151 65 186
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
176 504 138 246 131 295 85 176 69 197
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
20 44 17 21 7 5 8 10 2 5
  Government Transfer Payments 17 37 4 13 3 6 8 10 2 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 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
13 37 13 7 0 12 5 6 2 3

 

  $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
55 to 64 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 104 112 104 95 82 114 46 95 31 60
Earnings 37 126 51 108 52 77 21 95 21 40
  Wages and Salary 37 128 48 107 52 76 18 95 21 38
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 8 2 3 0 0 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 3 0 3 2 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 3 1 0 2 10 0 0 3 2 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 6 0 0 0 7 0 0
Retirement Income 6 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  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 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 3 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  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 4 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 36 127 51 110 52 77 21 99 21 40
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
55 142 79 97 63 76 27 105 22 49
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
10 3 6 1 2 0 0 0 0 6
  Government Transfer Payments 7 0 3 0 2 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
6 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3

 

    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
55 to 64 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 41 630 25,966 270 34,744 347 0.471 0.0074 1,249
Earnings 22 489 31,866 224 39,055 431 0.421 0.0086 1,249
  Wages and Salary 22 442 32,506 413 39,644 440 0.410 0.0088 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 39 10,713 616 21,347 1,393 0.630 0.0335 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 3 1,944 182 8,774 2,225 0.730 0.1061 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,899 115 10,542 110 0.290 0.0135 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,769 173 7,219 215 0.341 0.0322 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 11,030 1,027 12,129 1,122 0.373 0.0879 1,249
Survivor Benefits 9 0 10,421 602 14,725 1,101 0.547 0.0539 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 8,551 637 10,053 585 0.397 0.0565 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,805 403 8,627 310 0.449 0.0290 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 2,971 705 5,562 645 0.524 0.0753 1,249
Property Income 5 29 1,729 21 3,845 133 0.628 0.0229 1,249
  Interest 4 0 1,486 19 1,781 71 0.408 0.0353 1,249
  Dividends 0 5 1,789 37 3,013 144 0.531 0.0362 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 14 3 2,438 118 8,369 660 0.662 0.0449 1,249
Retirement Income 20 2 12,618 367 18,322 438 0.489 0.0187 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 7 0 8,545 530 12,971 563 0.527 0.0324 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 16,231 3,509 20,363 1,360 0.428 0.0609 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 2 20,995 1,414 23,892 752 0.408 0.0291 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 3 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 5 0 10,141 734 17,568 1,913 0.538 0.0787 1,249
Pension Income 13 0 14,255 539 19,426 503 0.476 0.0207 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 7 0 8,098 545 13,399 710 0.555 0.0374 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 22,954 1,643 23,607 1,673 0.376 0.0723 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 0 23,705 762 25,389 771 0.372 0.0306 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 13,121 1,476 14,440 1,695 0.446 0.1012 1,249
Child Support 0 0 2,729 471 5,484 835 0.575 0.1033 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,106 615 4,713 641 0.524 0.0995 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 1,981 246 5,452 1,008 0.642 0.1038 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,766 185 3,935 798 0.605 0.1418 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 22 489 25,899 280 34,276 367 0.452 0.0079 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
29 529 27,348 303 35,456 356 0.441 0.0076 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,890 114 10,537 110 0.292 0.0135 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
17 7 11,757 161 16,260 260 0.439 0.0143 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 6 3 10,555 160 13,723 197 0.417 0.0134 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,441 315 6,896 213 0.360 0.0314 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,694 95 10,403 104 0.294 0.0128 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
20 2 10,464 301 16,202 368 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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