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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
45 TO 64 YEARS
 
    Total
74,902 47,994 62,697 49,784 61,961 49,899
Earnings 59,387 51,982 50,142 53,557 49,612 53,648
  Wages and Salary 54,902 52,490 46,169 54,249 45,677 54,357
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5,693 33,070 5,015 32,683 4,968 32,602
  Farm Self-Employment 929 18,343 870 19,470 862 19,483
Unemployment Compensation 5,388 8,537 4,472 8,661 4,391 8,645
  State or Local only 5,017 8,384 4,151 8,529 4,074 8,508
  Combinations 371 10,620 322 10,368 318 10,400
Workers' Compensation 781 8,555 630 8,219 617 8,159
  State Payments 309 8,641 264 8,482 257 8,439
  Employment Insurance 303 11,492 223 11,200 217 11,168
  Own Insurance 14 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B)
  Other 190 2,059 160 1,871 158 1,887
Social Security 8,656 12,253 7,182 12,460 7,078 12,473
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,502 8,069 1,702 8,157 1,651 8,174
Public Assistance, Total 476 3,366 312 3,647 306 3,673
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 278 3,831 180 4,257 175 4,307
  Other Assistance only 185 2,598 131 2,671 130 2,684
  Both 13 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 1,302 12,736 1,023 12,702 996 12,704
  Disability only 893 11,447 723 11,384 704 11,320
  Survivors only 67 (B) 56 (B) 56 (B)
  Pension only 224 16,890 167 18,033 160 18,237
  Education only 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other only 62 (B) 38 (B) 36 (B)
  Combinations 54 (B) 37 (B) 37 (B)
  Means-Tested 253 12,363 184 11,878 179 11,877
  Nonmeans-Tested 1,049 12,826 839 12,883 817 12,885
Survivors Benefits 848 14,536 762 14,657 756 14,746
  Company or Union 269 9,687 249 9,250 245 9,367
  Federal Government 52 (B) 44 (B) 43 (B)
  Military Retirement 47 (B) 37 (B) 37 (B)
  State or Local Government 110 15,679 89 15,156 89 15,156
  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 147 15,623 139 15,972 139 15,972
  Annuities 91 21,695 80 22,902 80 22,902
  Other or Don't Know 122 17,694 113 18,368 113 18,415
Disability Benefits 971 15,826 808 16,842 795 16,828
  Workers' Compensation 39 (B) 27 (B) 26 (B)
  Company or Union 273 16,310 234 17,400 232 17,132
  Federal Government 98 18,389 80 19,451 79 19,150
  Military Retirement 38 (B) 23 (B) 22 (B)
  State or Local Government 216 13,961 186 14,751 183 14,833
  Railroad Retirement 9 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Accident Insurance 115 14,774 102 14,784 101 14,820
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 8 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 185 17,812 150 19,416 148 19,631
Retirement Income 6,536 22,143 5,616 22,115 5,549 22,163
  Pension Income 5,036 23,337 4,305 23,169 4,255 23,225
      Company or Union Retirement 2,951 17,904 2,558 17,233 2,530 17,296
          Pension only 2,438 18,684 2,098 17,866 2,076 17,964
      Federal Government Retirement 609 29,336 509 28,818 501 28,591
          Pension only 465 32,587 387 31,644 382 31,332
      Military Retirement 606 21,122 455 22,122 445 22,245
          Pension only 523 22,410 394 23,516 386 23,626
      State or Local Government Retirement 1,702 26,123 1,496 26,884 1,482 26,969
          Pension only 1,408 28,217 1,249 28,915 1,238 28,987
      Railroad Retirement 76 24,964 69 (B) 68 (B)
          Pension only 62 (B) 54 (B) 54 (B)
      Annuities 139 19,991 118 20,668 118 20,724
          Pension only 47 (B) 38 (B) 38 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 173 22,598 160 23,118 158 22,936
      Other or Don't Know 455 18,459 394 19,071 389 19,251
          Pension only 149 19,730 131 19,176 129 19,436
Property Income 38,172 3,796 34,160 3,864 33,834 3,865
  Interest 35,663 1,906 31,947 1,890 31,651 1,895
  Dividends 13,996 3,332 12,909 3,376 12,805 3,367
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,967 6,095 4,497 6,235 4,449 6,226
Educational Assistance 672 5,249 497 5,317 488 5,247
  Pell Grant only 203 3,165 136 3,223 134 3,259
  Other Government only 152 5,485 103 4,825 102 4,860
  Scholarships only 93 6,696 79 7,139 79 7,139
  Other only 156 4,726 124 4,905 122 4,956
  Combinations 68 (B) 55 (B) 50 (B)
Child Support 1,056 6,700 875 7,230 855 7,301
Alimony 228 14,952 216 15,090 213 14,915
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
446 6,542 341 7,108 329 7,082
Other Income, N.E.C. 473 4,418 413 4,451 405 4,533

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 19,241 14,138 15,547 14,562 15,274 14,586
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2,897 7,522 1,967 7,636 1,912 7,645
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 8,731 12,366 7,250 12,582 7,145 12,591
  Child Support or Alimony 1,213 8,646 1,023 9,369 1,000 9,419
  Pensions and Annuities 6,089 22,190 5,220 22,085 5,157 22,134

 

  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
45 TO 64 YEARS
 
    Total
55,050 52,040 8,525 34,564 8,333 34,476
Earnings 44,016 55,944 6,189 38,833 6,041 38,765
  Wages and Salary 40,499 56,687 5,945 38,605 5,802 38,518
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4,492 33,426 351 30,594 345 30,879
  Farm Self-Employment 839 19,757 49 (B) 46 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 3,827 8,686 706 7,637 677 7,607
  State or Local only 3,534 8,549 668 7,467 642 7,422
  Combinations 293 10,334 38 (B) 35 (B)
Workers' Compensation 526 8,435 98 9,146 98 9,146
  State Payments 213 8,968 30 (B) 30 (B)
  Employment Insurance 190 11,425 48 (B) 48 (B)
  Own Insurance 13 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 133 1,653 24 (B) 24 (B)
Social Security 6,415 12,679 1,234 11,246 1,212 11,236
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,370 8,214 692 7,847 685 7,830
Public Assistance, Total 233 3,543 143 2,616 137 2,647
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 125 4,255 88 2,880 83 2,901
  Other Assistance only 107 2,545 43 (B) 43 (B)
  Both 1 (B) 12 (B) 10 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 931 12,730 240 12,352 232 12,241
  Disability only 665 11,307 146 10,888 138 10,614
  Survivors only 50 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Pension only 149 18,611 50 (B) 50 (B)
  Education only 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 33 (B) 22 (B) 22 (B)
  Combinations 33 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B)
  Means-Tested 164 12,052 60 (B) 59 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 766 12,876 180 11,946 173 11,881
Survivors Benefits 706 15,044 68 (B) 66 (B)
  Company or Union 221 9,202 16 (B) 14 (B)
  Federal Government 38 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Military Retirement 36 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  State or Local Government 80 14,969 17 (B) 17 (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 135 16,345 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Annuities 80 22,902 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 109 19,023 7 (B) 7 (B)
Disability Benefits 707 17,519 136 10,688 132 10,834
  Workers' Compensation 22 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
  Company or Union 216 17,552 34 (B) 34 (B)
  Federal Government 71 (B) 15 (B) 15 (B)
  Military Retirement 22 (B) 17 (B) 15 (B)
  State or Local Government 150 15,699 20 (B) 20 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 9 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 87 15,966 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 5 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 135 19,589 29 (B) 27 (B)
Retirement Income 5,213 22,412 747 22,219 733 22,381
  Pension Income 4,035 23,330 592 24,247 585 24,261
      Company or Union Retirement 2,389 17,396 322 22,649 318 22,946
          Pension only 1,973 18,008 275 24,258 273 24,444
      Federal Government Retirement 468 28,821 79 33,553 79 33,409
          Pension only 361 31,141 61 (B) 60 (B)
      Military Retirement 424 22,479 134 18,117 131 18,166
          Pension only 367 23,942 112 19,242 111 19,155
      State or Local Government Retirement 1,372 27,512 161 19,736 158 19,550
          Pension only 1,170 29,220 127 21,006 125 20,794
      Railroad Retirement 61 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
          Pension only 50 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
      Annuities 118 20,724 17 (B) 16 (B)
          Pension only 38 (B) 8 (B) 7 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 149 23,853 10 (B) 9 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 368 19,477 44 (B) 42 (B)
          Pension only 124 19,637 8 (B) 8 (B)
Property Income 31,998 3,940 2,265 2,903 2,204 2,898
  Interest 29,978 1,920 2,090 1,936 2,034 1,942
  Dividends 12,379 3,394 510 3,091 486 3,090
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,159 6,375 236 4,037 227 4,107
Educational Assistance 442 5,444 155 5,200 151 5,027
  Pell Grant only 114 3,353 64 (B) 63 (B)
  Other Government only 92 4,874 45 (B) 44 (B)
  Scholarships only 75 7,406 12 (B) 12 (B)
  Other only 115 5,045 22 (B) 22 (B)
  Combinations 47 (B) 12 (B) 11 (B)
Child Support 769 7,391 159 3,785 155 3,756
Alimony 201 14,321 8 (B) 8 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
283 7,454 79 4,281 72 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 390 4,567 35 (B) 33 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 13,585 15,003 3,057 12,225 2,990 12,210
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,567 7,712 806 7,198 793 7,220
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6,476 12,800 1,239 11,291 1,217 11,282
  Child Support or Alimony 905 9,458 164 4,504 159 4,432
  Pensions and Annuities 4,848 22,355 706 22,773 696 22,873

 

  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
45 TO 64 YEARS
 
    Total
3,246 51,409 3,129 51,701 7,413 32,779
Earnings 2,767 54,719 2,676 55,061 5,977 35,551
  Wages and Salary 2,525 54,905 2,439 55,334 5,541 36,075
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 297 42,950 288 42,948 503 24,612
  Farm Self-Employment 10 (B) 10 (B) 25 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 197 9,186 191 9,084 606 8,171
  State or Local only 184 8,762 178 8,639 582 8,044
  Combinations 13 (B) 13 (B) 24 (B)
Workers' Compensation 37 (B) 35 (B) 94 7,124
  State Payments 9 (B) 9 (B) 45 (B)
  Employment Insurance 22 (B) 20 (B) 30 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Other 7 (B) 6 (B) 25 (B)
Social Security 180 11,455 169 11,278 722 10,436
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 60 (B) 53 (B) 316 8,107
Public Assistance, Total 9 (B) 9 (B) 83 3,942
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 7 (B) 6 (B) 59 (B)
  Other Assistance only 3 (B) 3 (B) 25 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 35 (B) 31 (B) 77 12,868
  Disability only 23 (B) 19 (B) 48 (B)
  Survivors only 2 (B) 2 (B) 7 (B)
  Pension only 6 (B) 6 (B) 15 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 2 (B) 2 (B) 3 (B)
  Combinations 2 (B) 2 (B) 5 (B)
  Means-Tested 7 (B) 5 (B) 17 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 28 (B) 26 (B) 60 (B)
Survivors Benefits 19 (B) 17 (B) 54 (B)
  Company or Union 6 (B) 6 (B) 26 (B)
  Federal Government 3 (B) 1 (B) 4 (B)
  Military Retirement 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  State or Local Government 4 (B) 4 (B) 9 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 1 (B) 1 (B) 3 (B)
  Annuities 2 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 1 (B) 0 (B) 6 (B)
Disability Benefits 20 (B) 19 (B) 96 10,982
  Workers' Compensation 1 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
  Company or Union 1 (B) 1 (B) 17 (B)
  Federal Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 8 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 6 (B) 6 (B) 35 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 5 (B) 5 (B) 14 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 6 (B) 5 (B) 16 (B)
Retirement Income 149 23,562 137 23,224 365 18,689
  Pension Income 121 25,482 111 24,905 237 21,414
      Company or Union Retirement 61 (B) 57 (B) 155 16,432
          Pension only 54 (B) 50 (B) 113 17,285
      Federal Government Retirement 20 (B) 17 (B) 34 (B)
          Pension only 17 (B) 15 (B) 22 (B)
      Military Retirement 15 (B) 14 (B) 24 (B)
          Pension only 14 (B) 12 (B) 22 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 40 (B) 38 (B) 113 20,019
          Pension only 31 (B) 28 (B) 68 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 8 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
      Annuities 3 (B) 3 (B) 1 (B)
          Pension only 1 (B) 1 (B) 0 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 4 (B) 4 (B) 9 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 11 (B) 11 (B) 30 (B)
          Pension only 5 (B) 5 (B) 8 (B)
Property Income 1,622 3,613 1,560 3,601 1,957 2,632
  Interest 1,517 2,122 1,460 2,156 1,786 1,477
  Dividends 546 2,614 527 2,583 447 2,888
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 222 5,464 210 5,277 304 4,029
Educational Assistance 13 (B) 13 (B) 49 (B)
  Pell Grant only 2 (B) 2 (B) 21 (B)
  Other Government only 2 (B) 2 (B) 11 (B)
  Scholarships only 2 (B) 2 (B) 4 (B)
  Other only 7 (B) 7 (B) 9 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
Child Support 23 (B) 18 (B) 94 6,236
Alimony 5 (B) 4 (B) 12 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
29 (B) 27 (B) 56 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 15 (B) 14 (B) 21 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 501 13,946 471 13,564 1,836 11,126
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 66 (B) 58 (B) 390 7,419
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 180 11,455 169 11,278 728 10,513
  Child Support or Alimony 28 (B) 22 (B) 104 8,603
  Pensions and Annuities 141 23,817 130 23,398 333 19,304

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