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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 alone (1)
    Total 18,251 348 463 1,406 2,557 2,082 1,967 1,699 1,177 915
Earnings 3,068 315 255 214 173 274 127 173 105 128
  Wages and Salary 2,699 257 213 180 157 216 117 135 100 117
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 410 90 51 37 16 62 14 37 2 9
  Farm Self-Employment 49 22 2 1 0 8 2 0 0 2
Social Security 16,365 314 678 2,194 3,337 3,063 2,637 2,085 1,054 517
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 465 188 92 57 95 26 3 0 0 0
Public Assistance 49 40 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 191 17 26 13 13 33 33 32 13 0
Survivor Benefits 1,407 338 190 234 140 118 71 46 34 37
Disability Benefits 63 21 12 4 5 9 1 1 6 0
Unemployment Compensation 180 36 32 39 24 22 8 5 5 0
Workers Compensation 45 20 0 0 3 6 0 2 3 0
Property Income 9,950 6,580 962 622 338 324 141 192 77 85
  Interest 9,289 7,204 705 479 227 159 107 100 41 23
  Dividends 3,466 2,381 349 251 103 113 58 19 4 47
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,515 703 173 134 97 80 47 45 12 25
Retirement Income 5,601 1,078 843 670 620 521 299 229 198 165
  Company or Union Retirement 3,066 883 575 420 362 240 127 80 56 38
  Federal Government Retirement 407 33 55 43 39 52 45 20 22 19
  Military Retirement 168 13 23 22 21 38 10 12 2 8
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,563 84 183 145 162 145 104 90 93 81
  Railroad Retirement 108 9 3 2 6 16 21 13 15 6
  Annuities 161 68 19 23 7 4 7 3 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 202 43 53 26 24 22 2 0 2 3
  Other or Don't Know 220 63 28 37 20 12 5 9 8 3
Pension Income 4,351 851 697 455 492 388 242 168 159 131
  Company or Union Retirement 2,391 711 481 305 290 168 91 56 49 34
  Federal Government Retirement 292 20 46 29 31 39 36 18 10 11
  Military Retirement 34 2 0 8 0 17 3 3 0 1
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,426 70 170 115 161 137 99 85 83 74
  Railroad Retirement 81 9 0 0 0 16 21 7 11 5
  Annuities 67 25 12 3 0 3 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 61 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 17,294 295 648 2,017 3,044 2,802 2,533 2,072 1,062 568
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
17,765 199 522 1,844 2,658 2,293 2,039 1,681 1,221 829
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 16,453 315 675 2,196 3,335 3,079 2,653 2,093 1,070 526
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
16,934 226 557 2,010 2,906 2,538 2,097 1,708 1,237 810
  Government Transfer Payments 16,976 244 592 2,010 3,286 2,827 2,484 1,974 1,088 649
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 498 207 103 61 95 26 3 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
16,545 324 670 2,138 3,479 3,099 2,670 2,087 1,057 520
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6,057 1,258 940 719 709 548 306 230 198 166

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 647 640 589 428 280 304 280 234 199 217
Earnings 59 163 66 114 39 59 46 75 24 62
  Wages and Salary 59 144 65 102 36 50 40 72 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 214 147 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 32 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 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 43 48 73 47 36 28 7 34 22 15
  Interest 25 19 25 8 8 12 9 0 9 9
  Dividends 6 37 0 29 9 1 3 9 7 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 14 31 17 25 0 7 11 16 3 0
Retirement Income 194 89 90 104 51 87 24 71 33 56
  Company or Union Retirement 54 32 19 26 14 18 16 12 0 12
  Federal Government Retirement 6 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 69 75 80 40 58 17 59 26 48
  Company or Union Retirement 36 19 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 321 288 161 161 79 121 109 99 49 93
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
651 609 448 319 244 272 187 191 140 172
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 219 159 33 13 10 15 6 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
589 520 340 216 165 162 97 123 91 85
  Government Transfer Payments 430 317 179 130 114 112 81 75 47 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
225 147 30 13 10 16 3 3 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
194 93 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 alone (1)
    Total 144 189 115 98 96 143 62 87 50 81
Earnings 42 98 19 20 12 67 1 31 4 45
  Wages and Salary 43 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 40 12 16 5 4 30 3 5 0 17
  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 13 7 9 1 2 3 5 2 3 6
  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 35 9 13 10 2 24 3 2 3 10
  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 11 6 9 1 2 3 0 0 3 6
  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 65 121 31 35 24 52 17 43 19 50
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
139 147 92 67 51 113 43 52 24 67
  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 15
  Government Transfer Payments 48 74 22 18 12 18 23 10 6 7
  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
40 12 12 5 4 34 3 5 0 17

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 63 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 3 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 0 8
  Government Transfer Payments 12 0 9 0 7 0 3 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
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 alone (1)
    Total 14 377 15,446 111 23,052 204 0.447 0.0077 1,249
Earnings 5 133 17,581 608 28,323 664 0.530 0.0161 1,249
  Wages and Salary 5 115 19,361 722 29,128 679 0.518 0.0172 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 13 10,447 467 18,201 1,895 0.615 0.0552 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,355 58 11,902 47 0.254 0.0058 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 3,708 327 4,612 190 0.440 0.0345 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 12,003 590 11,475 537 0.330 0.0503 1,249
Survivor Benefits 10 0 6,866 224 11,430 422 0.553 0.0263 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,420 484 7,707 502 0.440 0.0606 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 12 88 1,890 21 5,866 168 0.698 0.0161 1,249
  Interest 33 0 1,612 19 3,146 112 0.607 0.0247 1,249
  Dividends 9 8 1,820 35 4,126 192 0.628 0.0307 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 33 0 3,294 314 9,794 528 0.660 0.0300 1,249
Retirement Income 24 5 8,342 169 12,930 218 0.529 0.0125 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 11 1 5,449 184 9,216 253 0.568 0.0194 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 11,572 542 15,719 837 0.468 0.0443 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 10,271 560 11,600 710 0.379 0.0633 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 13,999 531 17,888 400 0.423 0.0201 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,692 810 15,035 773 0.270 0.0700 1,249
  Annuities 4 0 4,049 912 11,544 1,722 0.695 0.0733 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 5,512 702 8,911 691 0.517 0.0581 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 7 0 6,301 568 12,470 1,418 0.610 0.0716 1,249
Pension Income 18 0 8,379 187 12,833 241 0.529 0.0138 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 6 0 5,022 187 8,872 278 0.572 0.0219 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 11,295 620 15,541 1,037 0.463 0.0558 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 14,021 531 17,775 408 0.412 0.0211 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,434 634 15,499 906 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 12,360 66 16,287 150 0.393 0.0086 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 211 14,175 91 19,932 170 0.418 0.0077 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,384 58 11,938 47 0.255 0.0058 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 29 12,775 87 15,779 102 0.349 0.0070 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 1 5 12,084 64 14,068 80 0.314 0.0067 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 3,527 301 4,467 182 0.440 0.0340 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,340 58 11,907 47 0.253 0.0057 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
24 5 7,895 153 12,324 205 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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