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PINC-09. Source of Income in 2010-Number with Income and Mean Income of Specified Type in 2010 of People 15 Years Old and Over by Age, Race, and 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. Rents, royalties, estates or trusts includes estates and trusts reported as survivor benefits)

  All Races White A.O.I.C. White alone (1)
Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars)
BOTH SEXES
15 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
211,492 38,337 175,524 39,488 172,954 39,594
Earnings 153,298 42,466 127,310 43,522 125,428 43,644
  Wages and Salary 144,301 42,532 119,380 43,667 117,588 43,796
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 11,899 28,970 10,422 28,841 10,285 28,909
  Farm Self-Employment 2,025 13,757 1,837 14,779 1,807 14,914
Unemployment Compensation 12,448 7,822 10,014 7,920 9,814 7,885
  State or Local only 11,750 7,690 9,446 7,810 9,257 7,772
  Combinations 699 10,034 568 9,757 557 9,759
Workers' Compensation 1,469 8,093 1,195 7,954 1,174 7,905
  State Payments 521 8,838 439 8,743 428 8,669
  Employment Insurance 626 10,007 488 9,741 479 9,745
  Own Insurance 39 (B) 36 (B) 36 (B)
  Other 337 2,115 282 2,190 279 2,191
Social Security 44,515 12,870 38,497 13,090 38,074 13,105
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 5,562 7,129 3,745 7,132 3,644 7,147
Public Assistance, Total 2,224 3,297 1,420 3,257 1,360 3,281
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 1,503 3,483 934 3,456 889 3,492
  Other Assistance only 660 2,689 456 2,710 442 2,718
  Both 61 (B) 30 (B) 29 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 2,883 12,348 2,390 12,217 2,334 12,235
  Disability only 1,742 10,752 1,457 10,418 1,421 10,436
  Survivors only 241 9,409 208 9,574 208 9,574
  Pension only 585 16,709 475 17,551 464 17,609
  Education only 74 (B) 61 (B) 58 (B)
  Other only 140 10,967 110 10,928 104 10,453
  Combinations 101 25,109 79 23,529 79 23,529
  Means-Tested 585 12,136 454 11,689 446 11,739
  Nonmeans-Tested 2,298 12,402 1,936 12,341 1,888 12,352
Survivors Benefits 2,942 12,677 2,658 12,516 2,634 12,523
  Company or Union 1,297 9,113 1,204 8,879 1,191 8,844
  Federal Government 211 17,216 175 16,132 172 16,170
  Military Retirement 238 13,224 203 13,062 202 13,044
  State or Local Government 353 15,837 295 16,722 294 16,735
  Railroad Retirement 42 (B) 39 (B) 39 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 27 (B) 26 (B) 26 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 306 15,456 291 15,592 286 15,751
  Annuities 291 16,003 270 15,727 270 15,737
  Other or Don't Know 231 12,514 202 12,926 201 12,894
Disability Benefits 1,547 13,869 1,253 14,761 1,219 14,868
  Workers' Compensation 79 7,185 57 (B) 55 (B)
  Company or Union 385 14,978 321 16,021 317 15,857
  Federal Government 146 17,081 120 17,428 118 17,205
  Military Retirement 73 (B) 54 (B) 52 (B)
  State or Local Government 306 12,260 258 13,058 249 13,311
  Railroad Retirement 16 (B) 16 (B) 16 (B)
  Accident Insurance 169 14,478 147 14,376 147 14,400
  Black Lung 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 21 (B) 16 (B) 16 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 368 13,728 280 15,321 265 15,714
Retirement Income 20,821 18,443 18,382 18,343 18,189 18,357
  Pension Income 16,975 18,938 14,992 18,785 14,844 18,796
      Company or Union Retirement 11,081 13,776 9,856 13,522 9,772 13,526
          Pension only 9,583 13,982 8,500 13,705 8,425 13,727
      Federal Government Retirement 1,858 26,649 1,589 26,211 1,572 26,098
          Pension only 1,527 28,413 1,308 28,094 1,295 27,961
      Military Retirement 1,319 20,616 1,086 20,886 1,072 20,922
          Pension only 1,015 22,860 834 23,323 821 23,381
      State or Local Government Retirement 4,840 23,071 4,303 23,338 4,256 23,403
          Pension only 4,262 24,006 3,820 24,119 3,782 24,157
      Railroad Retirement 315 21,949 296 22,236 291 22,103
          Pension only 256 23,650 241 23,877 237 23,730
      Annuities 492 16,617 444 16,499 443 16,527
          Pension only 205 17,184 178 17,322 177 17,382
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 728 16,533 680 16,650 675 16,667
      Other or Don't Know 1,122 15,101 949 15,668 924 15,841
          Pension only 527 17,087 470 16,949 462 17,090
Property Income 92,885 3,555 82,669 3,691 81,711 3,703
  Interest 86,887 1,838 77,444 1,882 76,574 1,889
  Dividends 30,134 3,207 27,634 3,282 27,385 3,281
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 10,707 6,901 9,692 7,084 9,572 7,112
Educational Assistance 9,578 6,551 7,258 6,592 7,049 6,595
  Pell Grant only 3,165 3,499 2,215 3,411 2,128 3,348
  Other Government only 1,442 6,895 1,092 7,115 1,070 7,128
  Scholarships only 2,439 7,878 1,948 7,763 1,906 7,793
  Other only 1,008 6,603 831 6,336 816 6,328
  Combinations 1,524 10,407 1,173 10,350 1,128 10,380
Child Support 4,749 5,584 3,698 6,028 3,604 6,071
Alimony 392 12,993 358 13,334 355 13,229
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
2,407 7,115 1,856 7,292 1,809 7,302
Other Income, N.E.C. 1,070 3,560 911 3,673 890 3,720

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 70,548 13,819 58,359 14,310 57,456 14,345
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 7,568 6,208 5,036 6,222 4,884 6,248
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 44,784 12,947 38,750 13,174 38,322 13,189
  Child Support or Alimony 4,994 6,329 3,922 6,902 3,824 6,949
  Pensions and Annuities 19,632 18,500 17,347 18,340 17,173 18,348

 

  White alone, not Hispanic Black A.O.I.C. Black alone (2)
Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars)
BOTH SEXES
15 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
147,856 41,656 25,189 28,964 24,263 28,826
Earnings 105,200 46,318 17,701 32,653 16,997 32,551
  Wages and Salary 98,383 46,547 17,135 32,491 16,459 32,371
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 9,030 29,533 858 24,321 820 24,583
  Farm Self-Employment 1,710 15,518 136 2,853 128 2,521
Unemployment Compensation 8,276 7,988 1,884 7,162 1,819 7,143
  State or Local only 7,786 7,874 1,777 6,941 1,720 6,921
  Combinations 490 9,795 107 10,853 99 10,992
Workers' Compensation 977 8,075 182 7,844 179 7,778
  State Payments 358 8,979 50 (B) 47 (B)
  Employment Insurance 394 9,863 92 8,153 91 8,226
  Own Insurance 31 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Other 228 2,243 45 (B) 44 (B)
Social Security 35,183 13,309 4,690 11,336 4,540 11,367
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,883 7,172 1,506 7,184 1,480 7,158
Public Assistance, Total 873 2,927 712 3,295 676 3,291
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 530 3,141 514 3,501 486 3,498
  Other Assistance only 326 2,492 167 2,352 162 2,327
  Both 17 (B) 31 (B) 29 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 2,198 12,257 396 12,711 383 12,594
  Disability only 1,342 10,279 233 12,031 223 11,928
  Survivors only 196 9,611 24 (B) 24 (B)
  Pension only 432 18,238 88 12,569 85 12,252
  Education only 54 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Other only 101 10,436 27 (B) 27 (B)
  Combinations 74 (B) 20 (B) 19 (B)
  Means-Tested 400 11,796 107 13,370 106 13,193
  Nonmeans-Tested 1,798 12,359 290 12,469 277 12,366
Survivors Benefits 2,509 12,704 209 14,024 203 14,272
  Company or Union 1,136 8,873 77 10,849 73 (B)
  Federal Government 163 16,819 27 (B) 26 (B)
  Military Retirement 200 13,028 14 (B) 14 (B)
  State or Local Government 276 16,742 38 (B) 38 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 32 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 23 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 278 16,010 12 (B) 11 (B)
  Annuities 257 16,189 19 (B) 19 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 185 13,538 23 (B) 22 (B)
Disability Benefits 1,043 15,661 244 9,563 231 9,724
  Workers' Compensation 43 (B) 22 (B) 21 (B)
  Company or Union 278 16,383 56 (B) 53 (B)
  Federal Government 108 17,903 23 (B) 23 (B)
  Military Retirement 50 (B) 21 (B) 19 (B)
  State or Local Government 198 14,421 30 (B) 28 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 16 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 124 15,300 13 (B) 13 (B)
  Black Lung 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 11 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 232 16,332 76 7,903 69 (B)
Retirement Income 17,280 18,525 1,878 19,099 1,823 19,134
  Pension Income 14,192 18,877 1,536 20,011 1,497 19,960
      Company or Union Retirement 9,306 13,618 970 15,783 945 15,994
          Pension only 8,048 13,809 855 16,255 837 16,426
      Federal Government Retirement 1,497 26,122 200 29,965 193 29,315
          Pension only 1,240 27,777 162 31,478 155 30,609
      Military Retirement 1,036 21,050 178 20,321 173 20,343
          Pension only 791 23,559 147 21,512 143 21,420
      State or Local Government Retirement 4,035 23,592 396 20,795 388 20,733
          Pension only 3,629 24,172 338 22,128 332 21,987
      Railroad Retirement 274 22,214 15 (B) 13 (B)
          Pension only 226 23,667 12 (B) 9 (B)
      Annuities 423 16,920 40 (B) 40 (B)
          Pension only 170 17,653 21 (B) 21 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 650 17,043 30 (B) 27 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 854 16,303 122 11,043 113 11,126
          Pension only 440 17,340 24 (B) 22 (B)
Property Income 76,421 3,827 5,685 2,306 5,408 2,295
  Interest 71,670 1,949 5,244 1,433 4,985 1,438
  Dividends 26,422 3,312 1,123 2,502 1,051 2,388
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 8,935 7,307 520 5,358 501 5,457
Educational Assistance 5,978 6,850 1,814 5,905 1,710 5,824
  Pell Grant only 1,696 3,367 853 3,903 803 3,730
  Other Government only 890 7,622 270 5,719 262 5,666
  Scholarships only 1,684 8,149 302 7,501 280 7,489
  Other only 728 6,548 118 6,509 116 6,554
  Combinations 979 10,174 271 10,347 250 10,517
Child Support 3,037 6,255 943 3,772 910 3,773
Alimony 326 13,065 20 (B) 19 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,547 7,358 343 3,492 318 3,237
Other Income, N.E.C. 839 3,817 92 2,345 84 2,375

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 51,271 14,885 9,712 11,184 9,387 11,171
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 3,665 6,340 2,140 6,150 2,081 6,158
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 35,415 13,394 4,704 11,357 4,550 11,383
  Child Support or Alimony 3,238 7,183 957 3,944 925 3,940
  Pensions and Annuities 16,338 18,485 1,755 19,683 1,708 19,691

 

  Asian A.O.I.C. Asian alone (3) Hispanic (of any race)
Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars) Number with Income Mean Income (Dollars)
BOTH SEXES
15 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
9,969 43,241 9,374 43,797 27,087 27,361
Earnings 7,755 48,888 7,274 49,701 21,772 29,686
  Wages and Salary 7,287 48,937 6,832 49,812 20,687 29,652
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 590 37,572 548 38,128 1,344 24,172
  Farm Self-Employment 55 (B) 47 (B) 107 3,866
Unemployment Compensation 485 8,854 447 8,731 1,684 7,308
  State or Local only 459 8,661 423 8,546 1,615 7,202
  Combinations 27 (B) 25 (B) 70 (B)
Workers' Compensation 72 (B) 67 (B) 208 7,398
  State Payments 23 (B) 21 (B) 75 (B)
  Employment Insurance 37 (B) 34 (B) 90 9,387
  Own Insurance 1 (B) 1 (B) 5 (B)
  Other 12 (B) 11 (B) 53 (B)
Social Security 1,166 11,949 1,123 11,924 3,088 10,625
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 226 6,935 212 6,882 868 7,147
Public Assistance, Total 66 (B) 57 (B) 564 3,882
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 42 (B) 35 (B) 420 4,000
  Other Assistance only 24 (B) 22 (B) 131 3,257
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 12 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 73 (B) 66 (B) 158 11,906
  Disability only 36 (B) 31 (B) 95 13,124
  Survivors only 8 (B) 7 (B) 12 (B)
  Pension only 19 (B) 19 (B) 36 (B)
  Education only 7 (B) 5 (B) 7 (B)
  Other only 2 (B) 2 (B) 3 (B)
  Combinations 2 (B) 2 (B) 5 (B)
  Means-Tested 20 (B) 16 (B) 50 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 54 (B) 50 (B) 108 11,862
Survivors Benefits 68 (B) 65 (B) 137 10,641
  Company or Union 20 (B) 20 (B) 59 (B)
  Federal Government 8 (B) 6 (B) 10 (B)
  Military Retirement 18 (B) 18 (B) 3 (B)
  State or Local Government 18 (B) 18 (B) 20 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 6 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 1 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 2 (B) 2 (B) 7 (B)
  Annuities 2 (B) 2 (B) 14 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 4 (B) 4 (B) 20 (B)
Disability Benefits 42 (B) 38 (B) 194 9,780
  Workers' Compensation 1 (B) 0 (B) 13 (B)
  Company or Union 4 (B) 4 (B) 41 (B)
  Federal Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 11 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  State or Local Government 10 (B) 10 (B) 62 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 9 (B) 9 (B) 23 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 1 (B) 1 (B) 5 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 16 (B) 13 (B) 37 (B)
Retirement Income 506 19,596 481 19,580 968 15,283
  Pension Income 407 20,227 388 20,085 683 17,088
      Company or Union Retirement 235 15,293 227 15,347 490 11,925
          Pension only 208 15,205 201 15,277 396 12,019
      Federal Government Retirement 58 (B) 53 (B) 77 25,330
          Pension only 50 (B) 46 (B) 56 (B)
      Military Retirement 47 (B) 45 (B) 40 (B)
          Pension only 29 (B) 27 (B) 35 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 120 21,948 115 21,715 238 19,368
          Pension only 94 25,626 89 25,467 157 23,728
      Railroad Retirement 2 (B) 2 (B) 17 (B)
          Pension only 2 (B) 2 (B) 11 (B)
      Annuities 7 (B) 7 (B) 21 (B)
          Pension only 5 (B) 5 (B) 7 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 18 (B) 17 (B) 25 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 50 (B) 47 (B) 82 11,639
          Pension only 30 (B) 30 (B) 25 (B)
Property Income 4,381 2,711 4,110 2,771 5,709 1,888
  Interest 4,086 1,507 3,831 1,561 5,292 1,016
  Dividends 1,341 2,477 1,275 2,469 1,011 2,543
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 459 5,225 442 5,120 671 4,217
Educational Assistance 518 8,647 459 8,820 1,192 5,159
  Pell Grant only 120 3,412 106 3,461 471 3,278
  Other Government only 79 7,632 70 (B) 202 4,816
  Scholarships only 180 10,022 155 10,532 251 5,185
  Other only 55 (B) 54 (B) 95 4,329
  Combinations 84 12,170 73 (B) 174 11,073
Child Support 98 6,602 82 6,529 642 5,070
Alimony 14 (B) 13 (B) 32 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
217 11,903 204 12,108 301 6,458
Other Income, N.E.C. 42 (B) 39 (B) 63 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 2,168 12,826 2,033 12,878 6,753 9,806
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 286 6,329 263 6,312 1,389 6,043
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,168 11,957 1,125 11,933 3,104 10,685
  Child Support or Alimony 107 7,177 89 7,134 661 5,628
  Pensions and Annuities 474 19,900 453 19,814 886 15,797

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