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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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 9,453 202 293 686 1,333 988 795 763 517 441
Earnings 2,501 234 181 166 122 235 110 132 80 112
  Wages and Salary 2,206 181 153 137 109 190 107 111 75 100
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 330 82 39 31 13 49 6 20 2 9
  Farm Self-Employment 38 19 0 0 0 8 2 0 0 2
Social Security 8,053 180 416 1,084 1,830 1,535 1,048 914 515 273
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 252 100 56 23 58 10 1 0 0 0
Public Assistance 34 25 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 72 5 8 6 3 12 18 10 6 0
Survivor Benefits 439 100 65 60 38 45 28 18 9 7
Disability Benefits 40 13 9 1 1 8 1 1 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 145 34 23 32 17 21 4 5 6 0
Workers Compensation 30 12 0 0 3 4 0 2 3 0
Property Income 5,238 3,374 527 353 196 169 79 120 47 42
  Interest 4,882 3,771 369 221 121 84 58 67 27 10
  Dividends 1,983 1,352 214 163 42 67 36 14 4 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 828 390 108 90 43 43 23 25 9 6
Retirement Income 2,671 420 372 278 262 242 165 128 104 76
  Company or Union Retirement 1,311 314 248 157 156 117 71 37 26 19
  Federal Government Retirement 182 12 22 15 21 25 23 12 6 4
  Military Retirement 47 10 5 5 5 9 3 3 0 4
  State or Local Government Retirement 923 33 86 92 69 70 72 58 56 43
  Railroad Retirement 54 5 0 0 2 7 12 10 6 3
  Annuities 60 27 3 7 1 1 2 3 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 98 29 22 13 10 9 0 0 2 3
  Other or Don't Know 119 32 17 14 11 3 0 11 4 3
Pension Income 2,246 333 307 208 234 193 150 106 95 72
  Company or Union Retirement 1,117 274 209 130 143 96 60 28 24 18
  Federal Government Retirement 135 4 18 9 17 16 17 11 5 4
  Military Retirement 10 2 0 1 0 1 3 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 875 28 83 81 69 68 70 56 53 43
  Railroad Retirement 49 5 0 0 0 7 12 7 6 3
  Annuities 25 7 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0
Alimony 34 2 8 0 5 7 3 5 0 3
Child Support 19 9 1 8 0 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 9 5 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
32 12 4 7 0 0 6 0 0 1
Other Income, N.E.C. 34 32 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 8,888 167 391 937 1,588 1,323 972 899 540 352
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
9,163 115 336 870 1,405 1,075 809 720 541 415
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 8,094 181 413 1,084 1,827 1,544 1,058 919 522 280
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
8,410 130 367 1,005 1,619 1,272 857 740 542 371
  Government Transfer Payments 8,415 133 379 987 1,801 1,413 1,007 856 505 319
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 275 111 65 26 58 10 1 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
8,152 186 415 1,046 1,909 1,559 1,066 915 518 275
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2,925 517 434 303 310 250 170 128 106 78

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 324 337 286 222 147 177 194 164 113 150
Earnings 45 134 57 102 34 54 42 67 14 53
  Wages and Salary 45 117 57 91 31 47 35 64 14 51
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 17 3 11 0 7 4 3 0 3
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 115 72 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 11 4 8 4 0 3 0
Disability Benefits 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 22 32 24 23 22 16 1 23 12 11
  Interest 10 10 11 7 1 6 6 0 9 6
  Dividends 2 21 0 14 3 1 0 5 3 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 19 8 8 0 5 9 10 3 0
Retirement Income 115 57 55 67 32 51 16 41 20 39
  Company or Union Retirement 18 20 12 9 5 16 10 8 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 3 9 5 0 8 5 0 0 2 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 79 20 32 48 19 20 7 27 16 31
  Railroad Retirement 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 4 0 3 0 6 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 4 0 3 3 0
Pension Income 107 54 43 60 29 40 8 39 17 41
  Company or Union Retirement 14 18 7 10 5 16 2 8 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 1 9 4 0 8 0 0 0 2 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 80 16 32 41 17 20 7 26 13 32
  Railroad Retirement 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 4 0 0 0 6 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 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 184 181 128 111 55 97 97 89 40 76
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
320 326 249 169 167 174 134 124 92 130
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 115 81 21 3 0 9 1 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
280 247 169 86 108 85 52 50 51 56
  Government Transfer Payments 206 163 114 43 72 62 44 34 33 41
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
118 72 19 3 0 12 1 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
115 60 55 67 32 51 16 41 20 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 93 147 81 63 70 101 55 49 39 62
Earnings 35 80 18 17 11 57 1 24 4 45
  Wages and Salary 35 77 18 17 11 53 1 22 5 41
  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 32 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 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 13 0 3 0 2 15 9 5
  Interest 3 10 3 14 0 0 3 2 6 0
  Dividends 3 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 6 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 30 9 12 2 2 21 3 3 0 19
  Company or Union Retirement 19 4 4 0 0 15 0 2 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 6 8 0 1 3 3 1 3 7
  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 25 6 12 5 1 18 3 2 3 12
  Company or Union Retirement 16 0 4 0 0 12 0 2 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 10 6 8 0 1 3 0 0 3 7
  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 51 96 28 31 18 47 13 31 13 45
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
104 105 63 53 34 93 36 45 16 60
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
59 51 32 14 18 25 21 8 2 13
  Government Transfer Payments 35 49 12 11 12 11 21 8 0 5
  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 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
30 9 8 2 2 25 3 3 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 to 74 Years
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 53 18 30 27 30 20 17 29 15 33
Earnings 9 27 3 15 16 4 0 32 2 6
  Wages and Salary 9 23 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 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 0 3 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
  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 21 19 17 17 13 13 3 19 3 13
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
37 20 27 18 16 27 6 25 4 22
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
15 3 9 7 6 6 5 6 2 4
  Government Transfer Payments 12 0 9 0 6 0 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 0 3 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 10 277 16,403 178 26,043 323 0.474 0.0102 1,249
Earnings 5 116 19,687 791 29,923 738 0.518 0.0180 1,249
  Wages and Salary 5 99 20,948 656 30,703 756 0.504 0.0187 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 13 10,014 1,222 19,399 2,321 0.648 0.0597 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,841 82 11,682 71 0.269 0.0084 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 3,676 399 4,715 277 0.456 0.0484 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Survivor Benefits 3 0 7,233 549 12,115 791 0.555 0.0462 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,249 531 7,575 569 0.415 0.0712 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 8 45 1,941 30 6,081 235 0.696 0.0216 1,249
  Interest 19 0 1,618 26 3,547 174 0.642 0.0321 1,249
  Dividends 3 2 1,834 46 3,772 219 0.595 0.0405 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 17 0 3,056 374 8,524 660 0.646 0.0448 1,249
Retirement Income 14 0 10,045 289 15,327 350 0.518 0.0171 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 6 0 6,501 323 11,243 459 0.575 0.0281 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 12,204 777 16,014 1,110 0.425 0.0638 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 16,707 737 20,204 560 0.402 0.0258 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 4,803 787 8,502 1,035 0.562 0.0842 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 3 0 6,954 1,202 14,154 1,967 0.588 0.0859 1,249
Pension Income 12 0 10,518 342 15,641 377 0.508 0.0184 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 6 0 6,452 359 11,095 503 0.577 0.0312 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 12,953 996 17,140 1,356 0.403 0.0751 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 16,772 742 20,156 566 0.400 0.0265 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 6 145 12,597 130 19,002 258 0.449 0.0116 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 174 14,915 170 22,901 282 0.456 0.0104 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,879 81 11,724 71 0.269 0.0084 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 15 12,129 101 16,055 160 0.377 0.0101 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 1 2 11,607 91 14,311 128 0.345 0.0099 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 3,530 356 4,546 259 0.455 0.0472 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,834 81 11,692 70 0.268 0.0084 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
14 0 9,176 243 14,426 327 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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