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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
65 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
37,872 30,158 33,162 31,032 32,875 31,052
Earnings 8,000 38,923 7,083 39,502 7,020 39,604
  Wages and Salary 6,823 40,039 5,986 40,668 5,930 40,769
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,235 26,684 1,150 27,075 1,142 27,178
  Farm Self-Employment 270 19,530 263 19,767 260 20,123
Unemployment Compensation 505 8,283 429 8,633 422 8,557
  State or Local only 469 8,387 401 8,730 395 8,683
  Combinations 36 (B) 28 (B) 26 (B)
Workers' Compensation 121 9,724 104 8,968 103 8,704
  State Payments 27 (B) 22 (B) 21 (B)
  Employment Insurance 46 (B) 40 (B) 40 (B)
  Own Insurance 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Other 51 (B) 44 (B) 43 (B)
Social Security 33,177 13,284 29,358 13,443 29,096 13,452
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,069 5,302 703 5,168 691 5,214
Public Assistance, Total 103 1,821 74 (B) 70 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 35 (B) 28 (B) 24 (B)
  Other Assistance only 69 (B) 47 (B) 46 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 1,094 12,736 965 12,450 953 12,469
  Disability only 523 10,394 468 9,335 460 9,378
  Survivors only 162 10,185 140 10,661 140 10,661
  Pension only 324 16,484 285 17,475 280 17,464
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 54 (B) 48 (B) 48 (B)
  Combinations 31 (B) 25 (B) 25 (B)
  Means-Tested 220 11,237 189 11,594 189 11,594
  Nonmeans-Tested 874 13,114 777 12,658 764 12,686
Survivors Benefits 1,901 12,138 1,730 11,827 1,717 11,807
  Company or Union 987 9,053 916 8,876 908 8,804
  Federal Government 151 17,558 124 15,417 122 15,343
  Military Retirement 178 14,451 155 14,008 154 13,988
  State or Local Government 226 16,481 195 17,784 194 17,808
  Railroad Retirement 37 (B) 33 (B) 33 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 18 (B) 18 (B) 18 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 110 18,167 107 18,261 106 18,539
  Annuities 174 12,390 164 11,512 164 11,512
  Other or Don't Know 67 (B) 58 (B) 57 (B)
Disability Benefits 210 12,155 162 12,434 154 12,610
  Workers' Compensation 14 (B) 9 (B) 8 (B)
  Company or Union 50 (B) 37 (B) 35 (B)
  Federal Government 32 (B) 27 (B) 27 (B)
  Military Retirement 18 (B) 18 (B) 18 (B)
  State or Local Government 20 (B) 16 (B) 16 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 7 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Accident Insurance 16 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B)
  Black Lung 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 58 (B) 37 (B) 33 (B)
Retirement Income 13,383 17,056 12,038 16,943 11,930 16,935
  Pension Income 11,511 17,162 10,339 17,097 10,244 17,093
      Company or Union Retirement 7,795 12,353 7,022 12,298 6,968 12,284
          Pension only 6,918 12,459 6,216 12,433 6,166 12,432
      Federal Government Retirement 1,194 25,903 1,036 25,424 1,027 25,376
          Pension only 1,031 26,914 896 26,839 888 26,791
      Military Retirement 627 20,792 567 20,614 561 20,605
          Pension only 435 23,749 398 23,571 393 23,592
      State or Local Government Retirement 2,972 21,779 2,677 21,723 2,650 21,741
          Pension only 2,776 21,882 2,507 21,726 2,480 21,743
      Railroad Retirement 232 21,037 221 21,452 217 21,417
          Pension only 188 22,679 181 22,969 177 22,939
      Annuities 317 14,472 291 14,042 290 14,049
          Pension only 147 16,571 131 16,819 130 16,857
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 502 15,351 474 15,305 470 15,386
      Other or Don't Know 469 14,248 405 14,475 394 14,584
          Pension only 347 16,859 313 16,794 307 16,909
Property Income 19,904 6,680 18,491 6,877 18,371 6,870
  Interest 18,525 3,712 17,238 3,794 17,130 3,787
  Dividends 7,176 4,946 6,814 5,026 6,780 5,013
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3,134 9,163 2,918 9,430 2,892 9,458
Educational Assistance 34 (B) 15 (B) 15 (B)
  Pell Grant only 9 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Other Government only 5 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Scholarships only 13 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Other only 7 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Child Support 29 (B) 27 (B) 27 (B)
Alimony 58 (B) 48 (B) 48 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
184 5,711 145 6,179 145 6,179
Other Income, N.E.C. 199 4,341 183 4,139 182 4,150

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 34,736 16,669 30,554 16,874 30,277 16,877
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,150 5,090 756 4,970 742 5,015
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 33,365 13,356 29,537 13,522 29,271 13,530
  Child Support or Alimony 87 8,589 75 (B) 75 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 12,856 17,042 11,565 16,904 11,464 16,891

 

  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
65 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
30,451 31,922 3,345 23,241 3,242 22,928
Earnings 6,467 40,352 625 32,070 595 31,926
  Wages and Salary 5,422 41,772 589 32,772 564 32,550
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,081 27,076 39 (B) 33 (B)
  Farm Self-Employment 245 21,122 1 (B) 1 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 387 8,642 56 (B) 55 (B)
  State or Local only 367 8,728 50 (B) 49 (B)
  Combinations 20 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
Workers' Compensation 88 8,816 14 (B) 13 (B)
  State Payments 19 (B) 4 (B) 3 (B)
  Employment Insurance 31 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Own Insurance 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 38 (B) 8 (B) 6 (B)
Social Security 27,145 13,632 2,788 12,033 2,692 12,068
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 488 5,350 218 5,005 218 5,005
Public Assistance, Total 53 (B) 23 (B) 23 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 14 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Other Assistance only 39 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 921 12,628 96 15,280 91 15,205
  Disability only 450 9,395 41 (B) 39 (B)
  Survivors only 136 10,937 16 (B) 16 (B)
  Pension only 263 18,130 28 (B) 25 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 48 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Combinations 25 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Means-Tested 172 12,162 22 (B) 22 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 749 12,735 74 (B) 69 (B)
Survivors Benefits 1,655 11,966 120 14,549 117 14,908
  Company or Union 877 8,896 59 (B) 57 (B)
  Federal Government 118 15,881 20 (B) 19 (B)
  Military Retirement 153 14,000 5 (B) 5 (B)
  State or Local Government 186 17,851 17 (B) 17 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 31 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 16 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 106 18,539 2 (B) 1 (B)
  Annuities 156 11,822 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 52 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
Disability Benefits 141 12,693 41 (B) 36 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 6 (B) 6 (B) 4 (B)
  Company or Union 29 (B) 10 (B) 7 (B)
  Federal Government 26 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Military Retirement 17 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 16 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 7 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 12 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Black Lung 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 31 (B) 16 (B) 14 (B)
Retirement Income 11,456 17,047 998 17,746 962 17,630
  Pension Income 9,840 17,179 884 17,412 853 17,246
      Company or Union Retirement 6,676 12,395 601 12,496 582 12,620
          Pension only 5,906 12,541 547 12,423 532 12,525
      Federal Government Retirement 987 25,319 110 29,419 103 28,284
          Pension only 854 26,640 94 27,750 88 26,089
      Military Retirement 551 20,623 26 (B) 24 (B)
          Pension only 385 23,607 21 (B) 19 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 2,560 21,715 215 22,475 210 22,372
          Pension only 2,398 21,710 200 23,088 196 22,991
      Railroad Retirement 207 21,299 10 (B) 8 (B)
          Pension only 170 22,783 7 (B) 4 (B)
      Annuities 278 14,411 23 (B) 23 (B)
          Pension only 126 17,202 13 (B) 13 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 456 15,676 17 (B) 15 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 375 14,786 37 (B) 34 (B)
          Pension only 294 17,094 15 (B) 14 (B)
Property Income 17,730 7,017 854 3,602 821 3,256
  Interest 16,542 3,863 779 2,427 746 2,262
  Dividends 6,666 5,047 179 3,608 169 2,757
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,790 9,630 123 4,386 118 4,419
Educational Assistance 13 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
  Pell Grant only 1 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Other Government only 2 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Scholarships only 6 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Other only 4 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Child Support 23 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
Alimony 44 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
134 6,495 21 (B) 21 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 180 4,185 8 (B) 8 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 28,184 17,192 3,008 15,173 2,909 15,096
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 523 5,125 241 4,671 241 4,671
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 27,310 13,711 2,796 12,047 2,698 12,073
  Child Support or Alimony 67 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 11,010 16,992 960 17,988 926 17,863

 

  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
65 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
1,245 26,702 1,217 26,522 2,556 20,104
Earnings 275 41,003 262 41,515 592 30,397
  Wages and Salary 239 43,322 228 43,892 547 29,609
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 37 (B) 34 (B) 61 (B)
  Farm Self-Employment 4 (B) 4 (B) 14 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 17 (B) 17 (B) 34 (B)
  State or Local only 15 (B) 15 (B) 28 (B)
  Combinations 2 (B) 2 (B) 6 (B)
Workers' Compensation 3 (B) 3 (B) 16 (B)
  State Payments 2 (B) 2 (B) 3 (B)
  Employment Insurance 1 (B) 1 (B) 9 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 0 (B) 0 (B) 6 (B)
Social Security 935 12,088 913 12,055 2,054 10,994
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 132 6,164 129 6,151 216 5,053
Public Assistance, Total 5 (B) 5 (B) 21 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 1 (B) 1 (B) 10 (B)
  Other Assistance only 4 (B) 4 (B) 11 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 23 (B) 22 (B) 33 (B)
  Disability only 7 (B) 6 (B) 11 (B)
  Survivors only 5 (B) 5 (B) 4 (B)
  Pension only 10 (B) 10 (B) 18 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Means-Tested 8 (B) 8 (B) 17 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 15 (B) 14 (B) 17 (B)
Survivors Benefits 42 (B) 41 (B) 66 (B)
  Company or Union 13 (B) 13 (B) 33 (B)
  Federal Government 5 (B) 5 (B) 4 (B)
  Military Retirement 15 (B) 15 (B) 1 (B)
  State or Local Government 11 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Annuities 0 (B) 0 (B) 8 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 2 (B) 2 (B) 5 (B)
Disability Benefits 8 (B) 8 (B) 14 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Company or Union 3 (B) 3 (B) 6 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  State or Local Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 5 (B) 5 (B) 1 (B)
Retirement Income 322 18,536 313 18,676 489 14,145
  Pension Income 268 18,049 260 18,211 416 14,950
      Company or Union Retirement 166 13,031 162 13,233 302 9,629
          Pension only 148 12,528 144 12,742 267 9,890
      Federal Government Retirement 38 (B) 36 (B) 40 (B)
          Pension only 33 (B) 31 (B) 34 (B)
      Military Retirement 28 (B) 28 (B) 10 (B)
          Pension only 14 (B) 14 (B) 8 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 69 (B) 66 (B) 96 22,364
          Pension only 60 (B) 58 (B) 87 22,657
      Railroad Retirement 2 (B) 2 (B) 10 (B)
          Pension only 2 (B) 2 (B) 7 (B)
      Annuities 3 (B) 3 (B) 12 (B)
          Pension only 3 (B) 3 (B) 4 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 13 (B) 12 (B) 14 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 27 (B) 27 (B) 19 (B)
          Pension only 20 (B) 20 (B) 13 (B)
Property Income 514 5,937 500 5,866 676 2,778
  Interest 470 3,267 457 3,319 624 1,673
  Dividends 171 4,833 168 4,457 116 3,047
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 83 8,248 81 8,255 102 4,723
Educational Assistance 4 (B) 4 (B) 2 (B)
  Pell Grant only 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Other Government only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Scholarships only 2 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 2 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Child Support 0 (B) 0 (B) 6 (B)
Alimony 4 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
18 (B) 18 (B) 11 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 6 (B) 6 (B) 2 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 1,059 15,053 1,034 14,995 2,207 12,678
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 136 6,125 134 6,112 235 4,878
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 937 12,098 914 12,066 2,064 11,055
  Child Support or Alimony 4 (B) 4 (B) 10 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 305 18,629 297 18,782 470 14,392

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