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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)
MALES
45 TO 64 YEARS
 
    Total
37,539 59,991 31,885 62,510 31,522 62,669
Earnings 30,884 63,389 26,527 65,524 26,269 65,625
  Wages and Salary 28,039 64,283 24,006 66,668 23,769 66,790
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3,422 40,858 3,013 40,606 2,990 40,517
  Farm Self-Employment 603 25,584 571 26,835 566 26,867
Unemployment Compensation 3,200 8,815 2,695 8,983 2,659 8,928
  State or Local only 2,972 8,749 2,495 8,920 2,461 8,859
  Combinations 228 9,681 200 9,765 198 9,795
Workers' Compensation 444 9,794 369 9,465 366 9,459
  State Payments 172 10,144 151 10,213 149 10,192
  Employment Insurance 175 13,125 137 12,324 135 12,371
  Own Insurance 6 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Other 110 2,503 93 2,464 92 2,494
Social Security 4,121 13,943 3,421 14,271 3,366 14,293
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,077 8,952 781 9,066 760 9,162
Public Assistance, Total 141 3,167 92 3,865 92 3,865
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 70 (B) 41 (B) 41 (B)
  Other Assistance only 70 (B) 51 (B) 51 (B)
  Both 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 1,121 12,905 880 12,866 855 12,873
  Disability only 807 11,336 658 11,110 641 11,040
  Survivors only 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Pension only 206 16,980 152 18,399 145 18,639
  Education only 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other only 56 (B) 33 (B) 31 (B)
  Combinations 47 (B) 33 (B) 33 (B)
  Means-Tested 218 11,996 160 11,153 155 11,129
  Nonmeans-Tested 903 13,124 720 13,246 700 13,259
Survivors Benefits 240 13,280 214 13,365 211 13,501
  Company or Union 46 (B) 41 (B) 39 (B)
  Federal Government 15 (B) 12 (B) 11 (B)
  Military Retirement 3 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  State or Local Government 16 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 1 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 73 (B) 69 (B) 69 (B)
  Annuities 34 (B) 29 (B) 29 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 52 (B) 46 (B) 46 (B)
Disability Benefits 517 19,547 437 20,857 428 20,868
  Workers' Compensation 18 (B) 11 (B) 10 (B)
  Company or Union 157 19,857 144 20,823 141 20,446
  Federal Government 55 (B) 43 (B) 43 (B)
  Military Retirement 32 (B) 19 (B) 18 (B)
  State or Local Government 101 18,541 89 19,621 86 19,831
  Railroad Retirement 9 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Accident Insurance 73 (B) 64 (B) 64 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 76 24,503 61 (B) 60 (B)
Retirement Income 3,613 25,217 3,119 25,191 3,071 25,248
  Pension Income 3,023 25,848 2,599 25,680 2,562 25,748
      Company or Union Retirement 1,746 20,982 1,534 20,239 1,514 20,315
          Pension only 1,558 21,235 1,363 20,290 1,346 20,419
      Federal Government Retirement 364 34,307 315 33,626 308 33,404
          Pension only 299 36,483 261 35,071 256 34,680
      Military Retirement 480 21,762 362 22,630 354 22,761
          Pension only 446 22,518 340 23,390 334 23,471
      State or Local Government Retirement 744 30,886 654 32,003 644 32,233
          Pension only 636 32,744 562 33,893 554 34,092
      Railroad Retirement 49 (B) 44 (B) 44 (B)
          Pension only 38 (B) 33 (B) 33 (B)
      Annuities 56 (B) 48 (B) 48 (B)
          Pension only 22 (B) 19 (B) 19 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 89 26,846 82 27,994 80 27,727
      Other or Don't Know 185 21,297 158 21,909 158 21,911
          Pension only 58 (B) 51 (B) 51 (B)
Property Income 19,295 4,302 17,413 4,387 17,247 4,388
  Interest 17,932 2,185 16,188 2,181 16,037 2,188
  Dividends 7,572 3,665 7,030 3,707 6,972 3,692
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,657 6,055 2,408 6,244 2,388 6,221
Educational Assistance 229 5,225 189 5,024 186 5,091
  Pell Grant only 46 (B) 36 (B) 35 (B)
  Other Government only 61 (B) 43 (B) 43 (B)
  Scholarships only 34 (B) 31 (B) 31 (B)
  Other only 61 (B) 53 (B) 52 (B)
  Combinations 29 (B) 26 (B) 26 (B)
Child Support 77 5,499 66 (B) 65 (B)
Alimony 8 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
183 6,211 137 6,681 134 6,592
Other Income, N.E.C. 218 5,478 196 5,469 191 5,600

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 10,057 15,926 8,245 16,374 8,101 16,381
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,195 8,446 859 8,660 837 8,736
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4,170 14,167 3,466 14,517 3,410 14,531
  Child Support or Alimony 86 5,601 73 (B) 72 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 3,416 25,189 2,943 25,105 2,898 25,173

 

  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)
MALES
45 TO 64 YEARS
 
    Total
27,837 65,833 3,847 39,209 3,760 38,981
Earnings 23,181 68,879 2,783 43,621 2,717 43,341
  Wages and Salary 20,949 70,113 2,627 43,312 2,565 42,967
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2,698 41,850 204 36,963 202 37,155
  Farm Self-Employment 554 27,104 25 (B) 23 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 2,316 8,933 386 7,754 376 7,758
  State or Local only 2,134 8,873 362 7,664 352 7,648
  Combinations 181 9,647 24 (B) 23 (B)
Workers' Compensation 324 9,690 53 (B) 53 (B)
  State Payments 125 10,969 15 (B) 15 (B)
  Employment Insurance 126 12,549 24 (B) 24 (B)
  Own Insurance 6 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 79 2,014 13 (B) 13 (B)
Social Security 3,058 14,549 597 12,223 581 12,196
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 638 9,112 257 8,579 254 8,543
Public Assistance, Total 68 (B) 43 (B) 41 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 26 (B) 25 (B) 25 (B)
  Other Assistance only 42 (B) 16 (B) 16 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 801 12,935 202 12,387 197 12,265
  Disability only 607 11,041 123 11,523 118 11,278
  Survivors only 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Pension only 134 19,089 47 (B) 47 (B)
  Education only 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 28 (B) 20 (B) 20 (B)
  Combinations 28 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
  Means-Tested 145 11,191 50 (B) 49 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 656 13,320 153 11,771 148 11,707
Survivors Benefits 203 13,821 20 (B) 20 (B)
  Company or Union 34 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Federal Government 11 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Military Retirement 2 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  State or Local Government 12 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 1 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 69 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Annuities 29 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 45 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
Disability Benefits 385 21,557 67 (B) 65 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 9 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Company or Union 131 21,139 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Federal Government 41 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Military Retirement 18 (B) 15 (B) 13 (B)
  State or Local Government 70 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 9 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 55 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 56 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B)
Retirement Income 2,887 25,489 395 25,388 389 25,530
  Pension Income 2,422 25,880 336 26,882 333 26,913
      Company or Union Retirement 1,430 20,445 162 27,548 162 27,644
          Pension only 1,275 20,466 147 29,363 146 29,478
      Federal Government Retirement 286 33,521 38 (B) 38 (B)
          Pension only 237 34,692 30 (B) 30 (B)
      Military Retirement 338 22,867 109 18,758 106 18,836
          Pension only 318 23,620 95 19,564 94 19,467
      State or Local Government Retirement 598 32,936 69 (B) 69 (B)
          Pension only 524 34,515 58 (B) 58 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 39 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
          Pension only 30 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
      Annuities 48 (B) 4 (B) 3 (B)
          Pension only 19 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 74 (B) 4 (B) 3 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 151 21,610 20 (B) 20 (B)
          Pension only 51 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
Property Income 16,305 4,487 1,026 3,182 995 3,163
  Interest 15,180 2,220 942 2,122 913 2,096
  Dividends 6,747 3,745 249 3,525 233 3,636
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,243 6,330 128 3,046 122 3,153
Educational Assistance 165 5,186 36 (B) 36 (B)
  Pell Grant only 27 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Other Government only 37 (B) 16 (B) 16 (B)
  Scholarships only 31 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other only 47 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Combinations 23 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
Child Support 57 (B) 9 (B) 8 (B)
Alimony 7 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
111 7,315 29 (B) 28 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 184 5,650 13 (B) 10 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 7,225 16,853 1,509 13,655 1,476 13,635
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 694 8,757 290 7,847 286 7,848
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3,097 14,796 600 12,286 584 12,260
  Child Support or Alimony 64 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 2,728 25,386 378 25,677 374 25,772

 

  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)
MALES
45 TO 64 YEARS
 
    Total
1,570 63,966 1,515 64,638 3,936 38,605
Earnings 1,408 65,188 1,368 65,761 3,291 40,985
  Wages and Salary 1,260 65,670 1,222 66,333 3,008 41,854
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 183 49,081 180 49,526 312 28,119
  Farm Self-Employment 8 (B) 8 (B) 13 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 102 8,921 99 8,712 364 8,776
  State or Local only 97 9,103 95 8,889 348 8,650
  Combinations 4 (B) 4 (B) 17 (B)
Workers' Compensation 14 (B) 13 (B) 43 (B)
  State Payments 5 (B) 5 (B) 24 (B)
  Employment Insurance 6 (B) 6 (B) 11 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 3 (B) 3 (B) 13 (B)
Social Security 82 12,996 78 12,937 330 11,652
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 13 (B) 9 (B) 136 9,661
Public Assistance, Total 4 (B) 4 (B) 26 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 3 (B) 3 (B) 17 (B)
  Other Assistance only 1 (B) 1 (B) 9 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 33 (B) 28 (B) 65 (B)
  Disability only 23 (B) 18 (B) 43 (B)
  Survivors only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (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) 4 (B) 12 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 26 (B) 24 (B) 53 (B)
Survivors Benefits 4 (B) 2 (B) 10 (B)
  Company or Union 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
  Federal Government 1 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Annuities 2 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
Disability Benefits 8 (B) 8 (B) 49 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Company or Union 1 (B) 1 (B) 12 (B)
  Federal Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 3 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 2 (B) 2 (B) 19 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 3 (B) 3 (B) 9 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 1 (B) 1 (B) 5 (B)
Retirement Income 84 26,483 75 (B) 203 21,278
  Pension Income 77 27,043 70 (B) 152 23,651
      Company or Union Retirement 44 (B) 40 (B) 92 17,930
          Pension only 43 (B) 40 (B) 77 19,619
      Federal Government Retirement 11 (B) 7 (B) 22 (B)
          Pension only 7 (B) 6 (B) 20 (B)
      Military Retirement 11 (B) 9 (B) 18 (B)
          Pension only 11 (B) 9 (B) 18 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 17 (B) 16 (B) 49 (B)
          Pension only 15 (B) 14 (B) 30 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
      Annuities 3 (B) 3 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 1 (B) 1 (B) 0 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 4 (B) 4 (B) 6 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 1 (B) 1 (B) 12 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
Property Income 798 4,044 772 4,027 995 2,822
  Interest 752 2,306 728 2,342 908 1,707
  Dividends 282 2,982 273 2,880 231 2,501
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 113 5,757 108 5,710 153 4,439
Educational Assistance 2 (B) 2 (B) 22 (B)
  Pell Grant only 0 (B) 0 (B) 9 (B)
  Other Government only 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
  Scholarships only 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Other only 2 (B) 2 (B) 4 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
Child Support 3 (B) 2 (B) 8 (B)
Alimony 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
15 (B) 15 (B) 27 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 7 (B) 7 (B) 8 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 232 16,543 215 16,080 945 12,457
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 18 (B) 13 (B) 160 8,812
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 82 12,996 78 12,937 335 11,790
  Child Support or Alimony 3 (B) 2 (B) 8 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 81 26,589 72 (B) 186 21,687

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