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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
65 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 18,403 351 474 1,418 2,580 2,098 1,974 1,715 1,181 924
Earnings 3,098 322 258 218 176 276 129 174 105 132
  Wages and Salary 2,727 263 216 184 159 218 119 137 100 119
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 414 92 51 37 16 62 14 37 2 10
  Farm Self-Employment 50 24 2 1 0 8 2 0 0 2
Social Security 16,509 317 690 2,218 3,376 3,085 2,648 2,104 1,060 523
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 477 196 94 59 95 26 3 0 0 0
Public Assistance 54 43 8 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 193 17 26 13 13 34 33 32 13 0
Survivor Benefits 1,415 341 193 234 140 118 71 47 34 37
Disability Benefits 66 23 12 4 5 10 1 1 6 0
Unemployment Compensation 182 36 32 39 25 22 8 5 7 0
Workers Compensation 46 20 0 0 3 6 0 2 3 0
Property Income 10,012 6,621 964 624 343 329 143 192 77 87
  Interest 9,345 7,250 708 480 227 161 109 102 41 23
  Dividends 3,482 2,391 351 251 103 115 58 19 4 47
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,526 706 173 137 100 80 47 45 12 25
Retirement Income 5,652 1,086 852 674 624 532 300 233 199 166
  Company or Union Retirement 3,092 889 582 423 365 243 127 80 56 39
  Federal Government Retirement 410 33 55 43 39 53 45 20 22 19
  Military Retirement 168 13 23 22 21 38 10 12 2 9
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,580 84 188 147 162 150 105 90 94 81
  Railroad Retirement 109 9 3 2 6 16 21 13 15 6
  Annuities 162 68 19 23 7 5 7 3 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 202 43 53 26 24 22 2 0 2 3
  Other or Don't Know 226 65 28 37 23 12 5 11 8 3
Pension Income 4,396 858 703 459 497 398 243 171 161 133
  Company or Union Retirement 2,414 718 486 308 292 170 91 56 49 35
  Federal Government Retirement 294 20 46 29 31 40 36 18 10 11
  Military Retirement 34 2 0 8 0 17 3 3 0 1
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,443 70 174 117 161 142 100 85 84 74
  Railroad Retirement 81 9 0 0 0 16 21 7 11 5
  Annuities 68 25 12 3 0 4 2 1 0 0
Alimony 48 5 8 0 11 11 3 7 0 3
Child Support 25 13 1 9 0 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 10 5 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
114 45 12 17 8 3 6 4 12 3
Other Income, N.E.C. 70 62 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 17,443 298 659 2,038 3,077 2,822 2,546 2,089 1,068 576
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
17,915 202 533 1,862 2,685 2,312 2,051 1,694 1,224 837
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 16,596 318 687 2,220 3,374 3,101 2,664 2,112 1,076 532
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
17,081 229 569 2,031 2,937 2,555 2,109 1,724 1,241 817
  Government Transfer Payments 17,125 248 606 2,028 3,323 2,846 2,496 1,992 1,093 653
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 512 214 107 63 95 26 3 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
16,691 328 683 2,158 3,519 3,125 2,681 2,106 1,063 525
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6,120 1,273 950 726 714 559 307 233 200 169

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 656 647 598 430 284 305 284 235 201 217
Earnings 60 163 66 115 39 59 46 78 24 62
  Wages and Salary 60 144 65 103 36 50 40 75 22 59
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 18 3 16 0 10 6 3 0 3
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 215 147 30 13 10 12 6 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 2 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 33 23 13 30 12 27 5 7 4 8
Disability Benefits 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 4 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 43 48 73 47 36 28 8 36 22 15
  Interest 25 19 25 8 8 12 9 0 9 9
  Dividends 6 37 0 29 9 1 3 11 7 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 14 31 17 25 0 8 11 16 3 0
Retirement Income 195 90 90 104 51 87 24 71 33 56
  Company or Union Retirement 54 34 19 26 14 18 16 12 0 12
  Federal Government Retirement 7 9 9 0 8 13 0 5 3 8
  Military Retirement 2 7 0 3 0 5 2 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 100 34 53 63 23 34 10 42 26 37
  Railroad Retirement 5 9 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 9 0 3 0 6 0 2 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 16 0 3 0 0 8 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 6 0 0 11 0 4 0 3 3 0
Pension Income 158 71 75 80 40 58 17 59 26 48
  Company or Union Retirement 36 21 14 21 10 16 7 11 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 3 9 7 0 8 4 0 0 3 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 103 29 55 45 22 31 10 41 19 36
  Railroad Retirement 1 9 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 5 0 0 0 6 0 2 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 2 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
3 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 324 290 162 164 79 121 110 99 50 93
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
658 614 454 322 246 273 189 191 142 172
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 221 159 33 13 10 15 6 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
594 523 345 216 167 163 99 123 93 85
  Government Transfer Payments 433 318 182 131 118 112 82 75 48 60
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
227 147 30 13 10 16 3 3 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
195 95 90 104 51 87 24 71 33 56

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 146 191 115 98 97 143 62 87 50 82
Earnings 44 98 19 20 12 67 1 31 4 45
  Wages and Salary 44 92 19 20 12 63 1 29 5 42
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 2 0 0 0 8 0 2 0 3
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 6 49 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 3 9 0 0 6 3 0 0 0 3
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 27 30 23 4 8 4 2 18 14 8
  Interest 7 16 3 14 2 0 5 2 8 0
  Dividends 3 7 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 23 3 0 4 2 3 0 0 0
Retirement Income 41 12 16 5 4 30 3 5 0 19
  Company or Union Retirement 25 4 4 3 0 18 0 2 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 3 1 0 2 0 8 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 14 7 9 1 2 3 5 2 3 7
  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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 36 9 13 10 2 24 3 2 3 12
  Company or Union Retirement 22 0 4 3 0 15 0 2 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 3 1 0 2 0 8 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 6 9 1 2 3 0 0 3 7
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 3 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. 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 67 121 31 35 25 53 17 43 19 50
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
139 147 92 67 53 114 43 52 25 68
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
82 78 50 25 30 35 24 10 4 16
  Government Transfer Payments 48 74 22 18 12 18 23 10 6 8
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
6 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
41 12 12 5 4 34 3 5 0 19

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 64 38 35 35 42 23 19 43 23 41
Earnings 9 30 3 15 17 4 0 32 2 6
  Wages and Salary 9 26 3 15 13 4 0 32 2 6
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 1 0 0 3 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 3 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 2 1 3 10 8 0 0 0 7 5
  Interest 5 3 16 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
Retirement Income 4 0 2 4 0 3 0 5 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 4 0 3 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 0 0 1 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 4 0 0 0 0 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 4 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 0 0 1 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 24 20 17 20 17 13 3 19 3 13
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
44 28 27 18 21 29 6 29 4 28
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
18 6 9 7 7 6 5 8 2 8
  Government Transfer Payments 12 0 9 0 7 0 3 0 2 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
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4 0 2 4 0 3 0 5 0 4

 

    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
65 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 14 380 15,443 110 23,026 203 0.447 0.0077 1,249
Earnings 5 133 17,455 578 28,178 659 0.530 0.0160 1,249
  Wages and Salary 5 115 19,200 733 28,970 673 0.519 0.0172 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 13 10,413 521 18,088 1,879 0.617 0.0550 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,340 58 11,890 47 0.255 0.0057 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 3,631 325 4,558 187 0.442 0.0342 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 11,959 565 11,475 532 0.336 0.0497 1,249
Survivor Benefits 10 0 6,853 225 11,411 420 0.553 0.0262 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,473 479 7,791 502 0.430 0.0607 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 12 88 1,890 21 5,863 167 0.698 0.0160 1,249
  Interest 33 0 1,611 19 3,140 112 0.607 0.0246 1,249
  Dividends 10 8 1,820 34 4,144 192 0.628 0.0309 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 33 0 3,319 315 9,782 525 0.660 0.0299 1,249
Retirement Income 24 5 8,355 168 12,924 217 0.530 0.0124 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 11 1 5,442 184 9,199 251 0.568 0.0194 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 11,607 530 15,728 831 0.469 0.0440 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 10,287 555 11,625 709 0.370 0.0637 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 13,903 529 17,881 400 0.425 0.0200 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,684 809 15,035 770 0.284 0.0690 1,249
  Annuities 4 0 4,114 913 11,547 1,711 0.693 0.0732 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 5,496 699 8,901 690 0.516 0.0582 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 7 0 6,395 575 12,359 1,382 0.603 0.0715 1,249
Pension Income 18 0 8,395 186 12,829 240 0.528 0.0138 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 6 0 5,021 186 8,857 276 0.572 0.0218 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 11,308 601 15,527 1,030 0.466 0.0554 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 13,920 529 17,772 409 0.416 0.0210 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,444 644 15,509 905 0.256 0.0832 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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 5,024 1,051 7,352 720 0.535 0.0643 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 6 164 12,347 65 16,259 149 0.392 0.0086 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 211 14,161 91 19,907 169 0.418 0.0077 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,370 58 11,926 47 0.255 0.0057 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 29 12,759 87 15,769 101 0.349 0.0069 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 1 5 12,071 64 14,064 80 0.314 0.0067 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 3,469 294 4,416 178 0.442 0.0336 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,326 58 11,896 47 0.254 0.0057 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
24 5 7,888 153 12,306 204 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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