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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
UNDER 65 YEARS
 
    Total
173,621 40,121 142,362 41,458 140,079 41,599
Earnings 145,298 42,661 120,227 43,758 118,408 43,884
  Wages and Salary 137,478 42,656 113,394 43,826 111,658 43,957
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 10,664 29,234 9,271 29,061 9,143 29,125
  Farm Self-Employment 1,755 12,870 1,573 13,944 1,548 14,041
Unemployment Compensation 11,944 7,802 9,585 7,889 9,393 7,855
  State or Local only 11,281 7,661 9,045 7,769 8,862 7,731
  Combinations 663 10,202 540 9,887 531 9,912
Workers' Compensation 1,347 7,946 1,091 7,858 1,072 7,828
  State Payments 493 8,712 417 8,800 407 8,790
  Employment Insurance 581 9,710 448 9,462 439 9,461
  Own Insurance 36 (B) 33 (B) 33 (B)
  Other 286 1,672 238 1,612 236 1,597
Social Security 11,338 11,659 9,139 11,955 8,978 11,982
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 4,493 7,564 3,043 7,585 2,953 7,599
Public Assistance, Total 2,121 3,368 1,345 3,345 1,290 3,369
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 1,469 3,519 906 3,498 865 3,531
  Other Assistance only 591 2,795 409 2,858 396 2,866
  Both 61 (B) 30 (B) 29 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 1,789 12,110 1,424 12,060 1,382 12,074
  Disability only 1,220 10,906 989 10,929 961 10,941
  Survivors only 79 7,818 69 (B) 69 (B)
  Pension only 261 16,987 190 17,666 184 17,831
  Education only 74 (B) 61 (B) 58 (B)
  Other only 86 11,714 61 (B) 56 (B)
  Combinations 71 (B) 54 (B) 54 (B)
  Means-Tested 365 12,678 265 11,758 257 11,846
  Nonmeans-Tested 1,424 11,965 1,159 12,129 1,125 12,126
Survivors Benefits 1,041 13,662 928 13,799 917 13,863
  Company or Union 311 9,306 288 8,887 283 8,972
  Federal Government 60 (B) 51 (B) 50 (B)
  Military Retirement 60 (B) 48 (B) 48 (B)
  State or Local Government 127 14,693 100 14,642 100 14,642
  Railroad Retirement 6 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 8 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 196 13,943 184 14,031 180 14,112
  Annuities 117 21,379 106 22,264 105 22,307
  Other or Don't Know 164 15,508 144 16,229 144 16,146
Disability Benefits 1,338 14,138 1,091 15,106 1,065 15,194
  Workers' Compensation 65 (B) 48 (B) 47 (B)
  Company or Union 336 15,409 284 16,589 281 16,361
  Federal Government 114 17,346 92 18,464 91 18,189
  Military Retirement 55 (B) 36 (B) 34 (B)
  State or Local Government 287 12,191 242 12,999 233 13,268
  Railroad Retirement 9 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Accident Insurance 153 14,194 133 14,096 133 14,122
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 21 (B) 16 (B) 16 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 310 14,703 243 16,247 232 16,662
Retirement Income 7,438 20,940 6,344 21,000 6,259 21,069
  Pension Income 5,464 22,681 4,653 22,536 4,599 22,590
      Company or Union Retirement 3,286 17,151 2,834 16,555 2,803 16,614
          Pension only 2,665 17,936 2,284 17,166 2,259 17,260
      Federal Government Retirement 664 27,989 553 27,685 545 27,459
          Pension only 496 31,527 412 30,824 406 30,519
      Military Retirement 693 20,457 520 21,182 510 21,271
          Pension only 581 22,195 436 23,096 428 23,187
      State or Local Government Retirement 1,868 25,127 1,625 25,999 1,606 26,146
          Pension only 1,486 27,973 1,313 28,687 1,302 28,754
      Railroad Retirement 83 24,510 75 24,528 75 (B)
          Pension only 68 (B) 61 (B) 60 (B)
      Annuities 175 20,499 153 21,158 153 21,230
          Pension only 58 (B) 48 (B) 47 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 225 19,170 206 19,739 204 19,617
      Other or Don't Know 653 15,714 544 16,557 530 16,775
          Pension only 181 17,526 158 17,258 155 17,447
Property Income 72,981 2,703 64,178 2,773 63,340 2,785
  Interest 68,362 1,330 60,206 1,335 59,443 1,342
  Dividends 22,958 2,664 20,819 2,712 20,605 2,711
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7,573 5,966 6,774 6,073 6,680 6,096
Educational Assistance 9,544 6,554 7,243 6,592 7,033 6,595
  Pell Grant only 3,155 3,504 2,212 3,413 2,125 3,350
  Other Government only 1,437 6,874 1,090 7,122 1,069 7,136
  Scholarships only 2,426 7,895 1,941 7,760 1,899 7,790
  Other only 1,001 6,591 826 6,329 812 6,321
  Combinations 1,524 10,407 1,173 10,350 1,128 10,380
Child Support 4,719 5,595 3,672 6,043 3,577 6,087
Alimony 334 13,332 310 13,657 307 13,539
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
2,223 7,231 1,711 7,386 1,664 7,399
Other Income, N.E.C. 871 3,382 729 3,556 708 3,610

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 35,812 11,054 27,805 11,493 27,179 11,526
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 6,418 6,408 4,281 6,442 4,142 6,468
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 11,419 11,754 9,213 12,059 9,051 12,084
  Child Support or Alimony 4,907 6,289 3,847 6,868 3,749 6,915
  Pensions and Annuities 6,776 21,266 5,781 21,213 5,709 21,271

 

  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
UNDER 65 YEARS
 
    Total
117,405 44,181 21,845 29,840 21,021 29,736
Earnings 98,733 46,709 17,076 32,675 16,402 32,573
  Wages and Salary 92,961 46,826 16,546 32,481 15,895 32,365
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 7,949 29,867 820 24,560 786 24,822
  Farm Self-Employment 1,464 14,578 135 2,853 126 2,518
Unemployment Compensation 7,889 7,956 1,828 7,227 1,764 7,204
  State or Local only 7,419 7,832 1,727 6,998 1,671 6,975
  Combinations 469 9,912 101 11,145 93 11,317
Workers' Compensation 889 8,001 168 7,288 166 7,381
  State Payments 339 9,109 46 (B) 44 (B)
  Employment Insurance 364 9,588 88 7,975 87 8,049
  Own Insurance 29 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Other 190 1,464 37 (B) 37 (B)
Social Security 8,038 12,219 1,902 10,314 1,848 10,346
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,395 7,543 1,288 7,553 1,262 7,530
Public Assistance, Total 821 3,026 689 3,354 653 3,353
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 516 3,182 508 3,525 480 3,523
  Other Assistance only 287 2,653 150 2,441 144 2,417
  Both 17 (B) 31 (B) 29 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 1,277 11,989 300 11,887 292 11,777
  Disability only 891 10,725 191 10,330 183 10,099
  Survivors only 61 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Pension only 169 18,405 61 (B) 61 (B)
  Education only 54 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Other only 53 (B) 22 (B) 22 (B)
  Combinations 49 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B)
  Means-Tested 228 11,521 85 14,638 84 14,431
  Nonmeans-Tested 1,049 12,091 215 10,804 208 10,709
Survivors Benefits 853 14,135 88 13,308 86 13,407
  Company or Union 259 8,794 18 (B) 16 (B)
  Federal Government 45 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Military Retirement 47 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
  State or Local Government 90 14,452 21 (B) 21 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 6 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 173 14,461 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Annuities 101 22,976 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 133 17,063 16 (B) 16 (B)
Disability Benefits 902 16,125 203 9,503 195 9,675
  Workers' Compensation 37 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
  Company or Union 248 16,913 46 (B) 46 (B)
  Federal Government 81 19,181 18 (B) 18 (B)
  Military Retirement 33 (B) 21 (B) 19 (B)
  State or Local Government 181 14,465 26 (B) 25 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 9 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 111 15,137 11 (B) 11 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 11 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 200 17,464 60 (B) 55 (B)
Retirement Income 5,824 21,432 880 20,635 861 20,815
  Pension Income 4,352 22,715 652 23,538 644 23,556
      Company or Union Retirement 2,631 16,722 368 21,149 363 21,404
          Pension only 2,142 17,307 308 23,049 305 23,230
      Federal Government Retirement 510 27,676 90 30,632 90 30,496
          Pension only 385 30,297 68 (B) 67 (B)
      Military Retirement 485 21,536 152 18,373 149 18,421
          Pension only 405 23,513 126 19,632 124 19,560
      State or Local Government Retirement 1,474 26,853 181 18,806 177 18,787
          Pension only 1,231 28,967 138 20,734 135 20,534
      Railroad Retirement 67 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
          Pension only 56 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
      Annuities 145 21,744 17 (B) 16 (B)
          Pension only 44 (B) 8 (B) 7 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 194 20,263 14 (B) 13 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 479 17,492 85 9,938 79 9,917
          Pension only 146 17,836 9 (B) 9 (B)
Property Income 58,691 2,863 4,831 2,077 4,587 2,123
  Interest 55,128 1,374 4,465 1,259 4,239 1,293
  Dividends 19,756 2,726 944 2,293 882 2,317
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 6,145 6,252 397 5,660 383 5,775
Educational Assistance 5,965 6,849 1,802 5,932 1,699 5,852
  Pell Grant only 1,695 3,368 846 3,915 797 3,742
  Other Government only 889 7,632 269 5,721 261 5,668
  Scholarships only 1,678 8,147 298 7,609 276 7,605
  Other only 724 6,537 118 6,509 116 6,554
  Combinations 979 10,174 271 10,347 250 10,517
Child Support 3,014 6,276 940 3,777 908 3,778
Alimony 282 13,454 14 (B) 13 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,413 7,439 321 3,565 297 3,298
Other Income, N.E.C. 659 3,717 83 1,693 75 1,659

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 23,088 12,069 6,703 9,394 6,477 9,409
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 3,141 6,543 1,899 6,338 1,840 6,353
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 8,105 12,325 1,907 10,346 1,853 10,378
  Child Support or Alimony 3,171 7,162 949 3,922 916 3,917
  Pensions and Annuities 5,328 21,570 794 21,733 781 21,858

 

  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
UNDER 65 YEARS
 
    Total
8,724 45,602 8,157 46,374 24,531 28,117
Earnings 7,480 49,178 7,012 50,007 21,180 29,666
  Wages and Salary 7,049 49,127 6,603 50,017 20,140 29,653
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 553 38,433 513 39,083 1,284 23,948
  Farm Self-Employment 51 (B) 43 (B) 93 4,031
Unemployment Compensation 468 8,819 430 8,685 1,650 7,303
  State or Local only 443 8,604 408 8,476 1,586 7,186
  Combinations 25 (B) 22 (B) 64 (B)
Workers' Compensation 69 (B) 64 (B) 192 7,208
  State Payments 21 (B) 19 (B) 71 (B)
  Employment Insurance 36 (B) 33 (B) 81 9,081
  Own Insurance 1 (B) 1 (B) 5 (B)
  Other 12 (B) 11 (B) 46 (B)
Social Security 231 11,386 210 11,355 1,034 9,893
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 94 8,015 83 8,030 653 7,839
Public Assistance, Total 62 (B) 52 (B) 542 3,932
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 41 (B) 34 (B) 410 4,032
  Other Assistance only 21 (B) 19 (B) 120 3,327
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 12 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 51 (B) 45 (B) 124 12,980
  Disability only 29 (B) 25 (B) 83 13,727
  Survivors only 2 (B) 2 (B) 8 (B)
  Pension only 9 (B) 9 (B) 18 (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 12 (B) 8 (B) 33 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 39 (B) 36 (B) 92 12,189
Survivors Benefits 26 (B) 23 (B) 71 (B)
  Company or Union 7 (B) 7 (B) 26 (B)
  Federal Government 3 (B) 1 (B) 6 (B)
  Military Retirement 3 (B) 3 (B) 2 (B)
  State or Local Government 7 (B) 7 (B) 10 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 1 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 1 (B) 1 (B) 7 (B)
  Annuities 2 (B) 2 (B) 6 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 2 (B) 2 (B) 15 (B)
Disability Benefits 34 (B) 30 (B) 179 9,703
  Workers' Compensation 1 (B) 0 (B) 10 (B)
  Company or Union 1 (B) 1 (B) 35 (B)
  Federal Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 10 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (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) 21 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 1 (B) 1 (B) 5 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 11 (B) 8 (B) 35 (B)
Retirement Income 184 21,450 168 21,259 479 16,445
  Pension Income 138 24,449 128 23,885 267 20,418
      Company or Union Retirement 69 (B) 65 (B) 188 15,617
          Pension only 60 (B) 56 (B) 129 16,445
      Federal Government Retirement 20 (B) 17 (B) 37 (B)
          Pension only 17 (B) 15 (B) 22 (B)
      Military Retirement 19 (B) 17 (B) 30 (B)
          Pension only 16 (B) 14 (B) 27 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 51 (B) 48 (B) 142 17,345
          Pension only 34 (B) 32 (B) 71 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 8 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
      Annuities 5 (B) 5 (B) 9 (B)
          Pension only 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 5 (B) 5 (B) 11 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 23 (B) 19 (B) 63 (B)
          Pension only 10 (B) 10 (B) 13 (B)
Property Income 3,867 2,282 3,610 2,342 5,033 1,768
  Interest 3,616 1,278 3,374 1,323 4,669 928
  Dividends 1,170 2,132 1,107 2,168 895 2,477
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 376 4,555 361 4,415 569 4,126
Educational Assistance 513 8,665 455 8,842 1,189 5,166
  Pell Grant only 120 3,412 106 3,461 469 3,284
  Other Government only 79 7,632 70 (B) 202 4,816
  Scholarships only 179 10,108 153 10,637 251 5,185
  Other only 52 (B) 52 (B) 94 4,348
  Combinations 84 12,170 73 (B) 174 11,073
Child Support 98 6,604 81 6,531 636 5,075
Alimony 10 (B) 9 (B) 28 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
199 12,431 186 12,692 290 6,615
Other Income, N.E.C. 36 (B) 33 (B) 61 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 1,109 10,700 999 10,687 4,546 8,412
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 150 6,515 129 6,519 1,154 6,280
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 231 11,386 210 11,355 1,040 9,950
  Child Support or Alimony 103 6,980 85 6,893 651 5,557
  Pensions and Annuities 168 22,207 156 21,773 417 17,379

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