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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 alone (1)
    Total 9,369 201 286 676 1,320 979 793 756 516 436
Earnings 2,480 229 178 166 120 233 108 132 80 109
  Wages and Salary 2,187 176 150 137 107 188 105 111 75 98
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 328 81 39 31 13 49 6 20 2 9
  Farm Self-Employment 37 18 0 0 0 8 2 0 0 2
Social Security 7,974 178 409 1,066 1,806 1,526 1,042 906 515 272
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 245 93 56 23 58 10 1 0 0 0
Public Assistance 32 23 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 72 5 8 6 3 12 18 10 6 0
Survivor Benefits 436 98 65 60 38 45 28 18 9 7
Disability Benefits 37 11 9 1 1 7 1 1 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 143 34 23 31 17 21 4 5 4 0
Workers Compensation 28 12 0 0 3 4 0 2 3 0
Property Income 5,206 3,354 527 352 191 166 79 119 47 40
  Interest 4,853 3,745 369 221 121 84 58 65 27 10
  Dividends 1,974 1,349 212 162 42 65 36 14 4 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 821 388 108 87 40 43 23 25 9 6
Retirement Income 2,645 416 368 276 259 239 164 126 102 75
  Company or Union Retirement 1,302 311 247 157 154 116 71 37 26 18
  Federal Government Retirement 181 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 911 32 82 90 69 70 71 57 55 43
  Railroad Retirement 53 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 28 22 13 10 9 0 0 2 3
  Other or Don't Know 114 31 17 14 8 3 0 9 4 3
Pension Income 2,223 330 304 207 230 192 149 104 93 71
  Company or Union Retirement 1,108 271 208 128 143 94 60 28 24 17
  Federal Government Retirement 135 4 18 9 17 15 17 11 4 4
  Military Retirement 10 2 0 1 0 1 3 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 863 27 79 79 69 68 69 56 52 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 8,807 166 385 921 1,568 1,313 965 891 540 348
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
9,079 113 328 857 1,387 1,067 803 714 540 409
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 8,016 179 406 1,066 1,803 1,534 1,052 911 521 277
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
8,329 128 359 991 1,598 1,264 852 734 541 366
  Government Transfer Payments 8,334 132 370 971 1,779 1,404 1,001 850 503 317
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 268 104 64 26 58 10 1 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
8,074 184 408 1,030 1,886 1,547 1,059 907 518 273
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2,892 508 430 301 308 247 169 126 104 76

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 320 332 280 221 145 176 190 164 113 149
Earnings 44 134 57 101 34 54 42 66 14 53
  Wages and Salary 44 117 57 91 31 47 35 63 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 113 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 22 32 24 23 22 16 1 21 12 11
  Interest 10 10 11 7 1 6 6 0 9 6
  Dividends 2 21 0 14 3 1 0 3 3 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 19 8 8 0 5 9 10 3 0
Retirement Income 115 55 55 67 32 51 16 41 20 39
  Company or Union Retirement 18 19 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 52 43 60 29 40 8 39 17 41
  Company or Union Retirement 14 16 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 181 179 127 111 55 97 96 89 39 76
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
318 321 246 168 167 173 133 123 92 130
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 113 81 21 3 0 9 1 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
279 244 168 86 108 83 50 50 51 56
  Government Transfer Payments 205 162 113 43 71 62 43 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
117 72 19 3 0 12 1 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
115 58 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 alone (1)
    Total 93 145 81 63 70 100 55 49 39 62
Earnings 35 80 18 17 11 57 1 24 4 45
  Wages and Salary 35 77 18 17 11 52 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 29 9 12 2 2 21 3 3 0 17
  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 11 6 8 0 1 3 3 1 3 6
  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 24 6 12 5 1 18 3 2 3 10
  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 9 6 8 0 1 3 0 0 3 6
  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 46 13 31 13 45
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
104 105 63 53 34 93 36 45 16 59
  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 12
  Government Transfer Payments 35 49 12 11 12 11 21 8 0 4
  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
29 9 8 2 2 25 3 3 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 to 74 Years
White alone (1)
    Total 52 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 3 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 0 4
  Government Transfer Payments 12 0 9 0 6 0 3 0 0 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 alone (1)
    Total 10 275 16,418 179 26,095 325 0.474 0.0102 1,249
Earnings 5 116 19,856 770 30,079 743 0.517 0.0181 1,249
  Wages and Salary 5 99 21,093 668 30,870 761 0.503 0.0187 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 13 10,062 1,151 19,504 2,333 0.646 0.0598 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,865 82 11,701 71 0.268 0.0085 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 3,824 394 4,813 281 0.449 0.0488 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 7,265 556 12,163 795 0.551 0.0465 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,177 538 7,464 569 0.426 0.0713 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 8 45 1,940 30 6,077 236 0.697 0.0216 1,249
  Interest 19 0 1,620 26 3,557 175 0.642 0.0322 1,249
  Dividends 3 2 1,830 46 3,727 217 0.593 0.0409 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 17 0 3,011 372 8,549 666 0.648 0.0448 1,249
Retirement Income 14 0 10,035 290 15,321 351 0.518 0.0171 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 6 0 6,481 322 11,241 462 0.575 0.0283 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 12,173 777 16,014 1,115 0.419 0.0644 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 16,781 736 20,197 557 0.397 0.0260 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 4,823 793 8,523 1,037 0.566 0.0836 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 3 0 6,746 1,206 14,457 2,054 0.604 0.0850 1,249
Pension Income 12 0 10,525 343 15,631 378 0.508 0.0185 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 6 0 6,445 362 11,094 507 0.579 0.0313 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 12,928 997 17,143 1,362 0.422 0.0736 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 16,845 740 20,147 563 0.393 0.0267 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 12,631 135 19,066 260 0.449 0.0117 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 174 14,948 173 22,959 284 0.456 0.0104 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,902 82 11,743 71 0.269 0.0084 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 15 12,152 101 16,069 161 0.377 0.0102 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 1 2 11,630 91 14,317 128 0.344 0.0099 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 3,655 357 4,646 263 0.455 0.0471 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,855 81 11,710 71 0.268 0.0084 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
14 0 9,188 244 14,443 329 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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