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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 to 74 Years
All Races
    Total 11,050 237 351 829 1,564 1,210 956 866 585 502
Earnings 2,893 254 197 187 136 262 119 161 93 141
  Wages and Salary 2,576 199 167 158 123 214 117 141 88 124
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 355 84 42 33 13 52 6 20 2 13
  Farm Self-Employment 41 19 2 0 0 8 2 0 0 3
Social Security 9,290 211 488 1,250 2,087 1,811 1,241 1,019 590 300
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 380 137 82 57 83 16 2 0 0 0
Public Assistance 42 31 8 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 84 12 8 6 5 13 19 10 6 0
Survivor Benefits 504 115 73 70 42 52 30 24 10 9
Disability Benefits 61 18 9 8 1 10 2 1 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 166 41 24 36 20 22 5 7 6 0
Workers Compensation 37 15 0 0 4 4 0 2 3 0
Property Income 5,718 3,714 565 380 220 176 86 125 51 42
  Interest 5,314 4,120 393 240 136 85 61 73 27 12
  Dividends 2,098 1,432 230 168 43 71 36 16 4 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 901 427 123 95 45 46 28 25 10 6
Retirement Income 3,089 485 412 330 301 267 192 164 117 88
  Company or Union Retirement 1,547 367 280 184 181 127 82 64 33 27
  Federal Government Retirement 218 15 22 18 26 26 25 12 6 4
  Military Retirement 58 10 5 5 5 12 4 3 0 5
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,030 36 89 107 78 80 83 64 60 43
  Railroad Retirement 56 5 0 0 2 7 12 11 6 4
  Annuities 70 31 6 7 1 1 2 3 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 108 30 24 14 11 10 0 0 4 6
  Other or Don't Know 144 36 19 21 11 6 2 12 4 3
Pension Income 2,597 386 343 244 270 214 173 142 105 81
  Company or Union Retirement 1,323 318 238 151 164 105 72 55 31 26
  Federal Government Retirement 162 7 18 11 22 17 17 12 5 4
  Military Retirement 10 2 0 1 0 1 3 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 975 30 88 93 78 76 79 62 57 43
  Railroad Retirement 51 5 0 0 0 7 12 8 6 4
  Annuities 31 10 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0
Alimony 43 2 10 0 7 7 3 9 0 3
Child Support 21 11 1 8 0 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 15 10 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
49 24 6 7 1 0 6 0 0 1
Other Income, N.E.C. 39 34 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 10,320 186 453 1,096 1,826 1,580 1,154 1,006 610 394
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
10,677 137 389 1,023 1,618 1,291 965 820 601 475
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 9,334 212 485 1,250 2,084 1,819 1,250 1,025 596 307
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
9,753 160 436 1,171 1,855 1,501 1,021 839 609 414
  Government Transfer Payments 9,785 166 453 1,159 2,076 1,689 1,184 962 576 354
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 411 154 93 60 83 16 2 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
9,461 222 490 1,220 2,191 1,855 1,261 1,023 593 303
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3,466 619 498 386 374 280 196 166 120 89

 

  $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 to 74 Years
All Races
    Total 368 398 324 267 186 205 216 188 121 161
Earnings 52 153 75 132 39 70 48 81 15 58
  Wages and Salary 52 136 75 120 36 64 42 74 15 53
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 17 3 13 0 7 4 7 0 5
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 128 86 19 3 0 9 1 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 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 6 6 7 13 4 10 6 0 3 0
Disability Benefits 3 0 0 5 0 0 0 1 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 3 0 0
Property Income 34 33 24 24 22 17 1 23 15 11
  Interest 16 10 11 7 1 6 7 0 12 7
  Dividends 2 22 0 16 3 1 0 5 3 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 6 19 8 8 0 6 9 10 3 0
Retirement Income 131 75 55 79 47 66 17 44 21 39
  Company or Union Retirement 24 33 12 14 5 20 10 8 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 3 14 5 2 10 9 0 3 2 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 4 0 0 3 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 91 21 32 52 31 22 8 27 16 31
  Railroad Retirement 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 6 0 3 0 7 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 2 0 3 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 6 0 0 5 0 8 0 3 3 0
Pension Income 124 73 43 68 41 53 10 39 18 41
  Company or Union Retirement 19 29 7 12 5 20 2 8 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 2 16 4 2 9 4 0 0 2 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 91 17 34 46 28 22 8 26 13 32
  Railroad Retirement 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 6 0 0 0 7 0 0 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 1 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
5 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 204 209 150 146 68 116 112 103 47 81
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
353 383 293 213 201 207 159 145 105 139
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 128 95 22 3 0 9 1 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
307 299 188 99 130 106 65 65 56 60
  Government Transfer Payments 230 199 121 53 86 69 49 40 39 43
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
132 86 19 3 0 12 1 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
132 78 55 79 47 66 17 44 21 39

 

  $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 to 74 Years
All Races
    Total 106 176 89 73 83 109 68 53 48 79
Earnings 44 96 21 28 13 65 1 29 6 54
  Wages and Salary 44 91 21 28 13 61 1 27 7 52
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 1 0 0 0 8 0 2 0 3
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 6 42 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 4 4 0 0 3 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 8 12 14 4 3 0 2 15 11 5
  Interest 3 10 3 16 0 0 3 2 6 0
  Dividends 3 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 6 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 35 14 12 2 2 23 3 5 2 24
  Company or Union Retirement 19 9 4 0 0 15 0 4 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 1 1 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 15 6 8 0 1 5 5 1 3 11
  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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 29 12 12 7 1 20 3 4 3 17
  Company or Union Retirement 16 5 4 0 0 12 0 4 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 13 6 8 0 1 5 0 0 3 11
  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 61 123 34 41 26 55 15 33 17 56
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
119 134 68 65 43 101 42 48 21 76
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6 42 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
67 63 33 16 19 27 22 11 2 18
  Government Transfer Payments 43 61 12 11 13 13 23 8 0 11
  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 42 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
35 14 8 2 2 27 3 5 2 24

 

  $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 to 74 Years
All Races
    Total 65 25 35 31 34 20 18 35 18 33
Earnings 9 31 5 18 18 4 2 35 2 6
  Wages and Salary 9 27 5 18 13 4 2 35 2 8
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 1 0 0 5 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 2 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 2 1 3 2 8 0 0 0 5 3
  Interest 5 3 16 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 4 0 1 4 0 0 2 5 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 4 2 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
  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 1 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 23 19 21 20 14 13 4 22 7 13
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
47 25 31 21 17 27 8 32 9 22
  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 6 6 5 8 2 4
  Government Transfer Payments 14 0 9 1 6 2 3 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4 0 1 4 0 0 2 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 to 74 Years
All Races
    Total 12 304 16,090 169 25,585 291 0.473 0.0095 1,249
Earnings 5 126 20,666 531 30,083 666 0.505 0.0167 1,249
  Wages and Salary 5 107 21,610 570 30,760 680 0.491 0.0172 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 13 10,276 849 19,903 2,192 0.637 0.0561 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,843 74 11,649 66 0.268 0.0079 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 4,119 334 4,768 207 0.419 0.0383 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 12,303 873 11,252 842 0.319 0.0795 1,249
Survivor Benefits 5 0 7,297 530 12,627 800 0.564 0.0436 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,237 501 7,455 523 0.436 0.0645 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 10 45 1,924 28 5,924 220 0.693 0.0209 1,249
  Interest 20 0 1,612 25 3,498 164 0.639 0.0309 1,249
  Dividends 3 2 1,831 45 3,731 210 0.595 0.0391 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 17 0 2,974 342 8,278 618 0.646 0.0433 1,249
Retirement Income 17 0 10,149 283 15,501 329 0.517 0.0160 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 6 0 6,727 299 11,397 417 0.568 0.0255 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 12,730 815 18,102 1,268 0.452 0.0592 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 16,610 696 20,350 536 0.407 0.0245 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 4,982 821 8,784 984 0.533 0.0800 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 3 0 6,968 947 13,826 1,688 0.588 0.0761 1,249
Pension Income 12 0 10,652 333 15,677 347 0.504 0.0170 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 6 0 6,741 336 11,215 447 0.565 0.0281 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 13,480 1,060 18,226 1,327 0.395 0.0677 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 16,729 698 20,284 541 0.403 0.0251 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 (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 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 6 156 12,541 112 18,919 235 0.446 0.0107 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 194 14,779 150 22,770 256 0.454 0.0095 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,876 74 11,687 66 0.269 0.0078 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 19 12,089 92 16,006 149 0.379 0.0094 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 2 4 11,537 82 14,225 120 0.345 0.0093 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 3,888 304 4,600 197 0.424 0.0374 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,817 73 11,639 65 0.268 0.0078 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
17 0 9,035 220 14,362 302 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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