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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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
16,920 304 376 1,197 2,251 1,914 1,835 1,626 1,130 878
Earnings 2,830 299 238 207 157 240 107 162 96 118
  Wages and Salary 2,472 240 198 172 141 184 97 125 92 106
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 397 90 49 37 16 60 14 37 1 9
  Farm Self-Employment 47 21 2 1 0 8 2 0 0 2
Social Security 15,260 288 574 1,951 3,022 2,882 2,529 2,011 1,019 503
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 327 133 62 40 70 15 3 0 0 0
Public Assistance 33 28 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 185 14 24 13 13 33 33 32 13 0
Survivor Benefits 1,356 321 183 224 136 118 69 39 34 35
Disability Benefits 55 17 12 3 5 8 1 1 6 0
Unemployment Compensation 160 33 26 37 19 20 7 5 5 0
Workers Compensation 35 14 0 0 3 4 0 2 3 0
Property Income 9,616 6,325 941 605 327 313 135 185 76 84
  Interest 8,977 6,939 687 469 217 157 104 98 41 22
  Dividends 3,407 2,343 346 244 100 110 56 19 4 45
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,463 671 169 129 96 75 47 43 12 25
Retirement Income 5,378 1,024 808 652 596 507 281 220 193 154
  Company or Union Retirement 2,934 835 552 414 345 232 117 74 56 36
  Federal Government Retirement 397 32 53 43 39 52 40 20 22 19
  Military Retirement 165 13 23 21 21 38 10 12 2 7
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,511 84 179 139 159 138 103 86 89 77
  Railroad Retirement 103 9 3 2 6 16 21 13 15 3
  Annuities 152 64 19 18 7 4 7 3 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 194 41 50 26 21 22 2 0 2 3
  Other or Don't Know 210 61 26 34 18 12 5 9 8 3
Pension Income 4,184 813 673 448 473 373 223 165 155 123
  Company or Union Retirement 2,287 677 463 302 272 160 81 56 49 32
  Federal Government Retirement 284 20 45 29 30 39 31 18 10 11
  Military Retirement 33 2 0 8 0 17 3 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,381 70 166 110 160 130 97 83 78 69
  Railroad Retirement 78 9 0 0 0 16 21 7 11 3
  Annuities 64 23 12 3 0 3 2 1 0 0
Alimony 44 4 8 0 9 11 3 7 0 3
Child Support 23 12 1 8 0 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 9 4 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
106 40 8 17 8 3 6 4 12 3
Other Income, N.E.C. 69 61 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 16,069 265 544 1,792 2,747 2,627 2,420 1,990 1,022 543
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
16,515 174 424 1,627 2,374 2,138 1,924 1,611 1,175 792
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 15,342 289 571 1,953 3,020 2,898 2,545 2,019 1,034 509
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
15,799 204 461 1,780 2,606 2,374 1,986 1,646 1,203 779
  Government Transfer Payments 15,792 219 500 1,766 2,952 2,635 2,365 1,900 1,057 629
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 345 145 68 40 70 15 3 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
15,383 297 578 1,892 3,137 2,896 2,554 2,011 1,021 505
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
5,691 1,152 868 683 657 527 286 221 194 155

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
612 606 566 411 272 293 269 225 197 214
Earnings 48 148 61 99 38 54 41 74 19 59
  Wages and Salary 48 131 61 87 34 44 34 71 19 58
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 17 3 16 0 10 4 3 0 1
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 207 147 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 22 13 29 12 27 4 7 4 8
Disability Benefits 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 4 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 43 47 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 23 0 7 11 16 3 0
Retirement Income 187 85 90 99 51 87 24 66 33 51
  Company or Union Retirement 52 29 19 22 14 18 16 12 0 12
  Federal Government Retirement 5 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 98 32 53 62 23 34 10 39 26 32
  Railroad Retirement 4 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 153 65 75 77 40 58 17 55 26 43
  Company or Union Retirement 35 16 14 18 10 16 7 10 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 2 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 101 28 55 45 22 31 10 37 19 31
  Railroad Retirement 0 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 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
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 299 269 150 148 75 118 97 97 45 88
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
621 577 425 305 233 265 177 185 136 167
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 211 159 33 13 10 15 6 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
571 504 324 210 161 159 97 121 90 85
  Government Transfer Payments 415 310 169 128 112 111 81 74 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
217 147 30 13 10 16 3 3 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
187 89 90 99 51 87 24 66 33 51

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
136 178 112 95 94 135 60 82 49 77
Earnings 42 93 19 17 11 63 1 31 4 43
  Wages and Salary 43 89 19 17 11 58 1 29 5 39
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 2 0 3
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 6 48 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 0 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 10 14 2 4 30 3 5 0 17
  Company or Union Retirement 25 4 4 0 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 4 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 8 13 7 2 24 3 2 3 10
  Company or Union Retirement 22 0 4 0 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 4 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 62 114 29 31 22 46 16 41 19 49
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
136 141 88 62 45 106 41 49 21 66
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6 48 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
82 75 50 23 22 34 20 10 4 15
  Government Transfer Payments 47 73 22 17 7 17 20 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 48 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
40 10 10 2 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
58 38 35 29 42 22 17 43 23 41
Earnings 6 28 3 15 14 4 0 32 2 6
  Wages and Salary 6 24 3 15 10 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 5 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 0 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 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 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 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 21 18 17 20 14 13 1 19 2 13
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
41 25 25 18 18 29 5 29 2 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 0 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
14 363 15,895 112 23,611 215 0.444 0.0080 1,249
Earnings 3 130 17,647 648 28,637 702 0.533 0.0166 1,249
  Wages and Salary 3 114 19,691 727 29,687 724 0.522 0.0179 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 11 10,269 725 17,222 1,852 0.616 0.0566 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,556 60 12,071 49 0.249 0.0060 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 3,719 408 4,687 237 0.448 0.0420 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 12,210 580 11,770 534 0.314 0.0512 1,249
Survivor Benefits 10 0 6,939 230 11,554 435 0.553 0.0268 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,430 475 7,716 535 0.441 0.0649 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 12 88 1,900 22 5,973 173 0.700 0.0162 1,249
  Interest 33 0 1,617 19 3,198 116 0.611 0.0248 1,249
  Dividends 9 8 1,818 35 4,138 195 0.629 0.0311 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 33 0 3,391 317 9,994 545 0.660 0.0303 1,249
Retirement Income 22 5 8,364 172 12,934 222 0.529 0.0127 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 11 1 5,485 183 9,242 260 0.567 0.0200 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 11,517 535 15,813 855 0.466 0.0450 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 10,265 557 11,549 716 0.371 0.0647 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 13,863 526 17,619 394 0.420 0.0202 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,458 723 14,820 786 0.263 0.0729 1,249
  Annuities 4 0 4,022 889 11,943 1,807 0.695 0.0742 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 5,589 713 9,073 715 0.518 0.0587 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 7 0 6,362 596 12,765 1,473 0.607 0.0730 1,249
Pension Income 17 0 8,341 191 12,782 243 0.527 0.0141 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 6 0 5,030 188 8,867 285 0.573 0.0224 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 11,168 612 15,589 1,064 0.467 0.0565 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 13,901 534 17,503 400 0.412 0.0210 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,276 592 15,261 921 0.259 0.0856 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 5,626 964 7,715 760 0.529 0.0652 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 4 161 12,562 73 16,507 158 0.391 0.0091 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
5 203 14,476 93 20,272 177 0.415 0.0080 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,584 60 12,106 49 0.249 0.0060 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 27 13,097 88 16,062 106 0.346 0.0072 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 3 12,332 67 14,299 83 0.311 0.0069 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 3,516 379 4,543 228 0.453 0.0415 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,544 60 12,076 49 0.248 0.0060 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
22 5 8,043 160 12,498 212 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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