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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
65 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
16,667 39,776 14,760 41,014 14,624 41,037
Earnings 4,442 47,357 3,985 48,307 3,952 48,361
  Wages and Salary 3,661 49,486 3,259 50,456 3,231 50,491
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 792 31,298 737 32,118 732 32,202
  Farm Self-Employment 216 20,467 213 20,560 211 20,867
Unemployment Compensation 293 8,861 246 9,255 242 9,189
  State or Local only 279 8,800 236 9,195 232 9,177
  Combinations 15 (B) 11 (B) 9 (B)
Workers' Compensation 64 (B) 58 (B) 58 (B)
  State Payments 19 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
  Employment Insurance 23 (B) 21 (B) 21 (B)
  Own Insurance 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Other 20 (B) 18 (B) 18 (B)
Social Security 14,386 15,231 12,850 15,439 12,731 15,445
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 343 6,325 226 6,454 226 6,454
Public Assistance, Total 33 (B) 20 (B) 20 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 5 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Other Assistance only 29 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 872 13,234 773 12,693 762 12,718
  Disability only 505 10,316 450 9,205 442 9,247
  Survivors only 6 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Pension only 292 17,218 258 18,124 255 18,083
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 42 (B) 37 (B) 37 (B)
  Combinations 28 (B) 22 (B) 22 (B)
  Means-Tested 176 12,254 151 12,455 151 12,455
  Nonmeans-Tested 697 13,481 621 12,751 611 12,784
Survivors Benefits 345 14,218 315 13,697 311 13,513
  Company or Union 154 9,814 142 9,351 139 8,750
  Federal Government 18 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
  Military Retirement 24 (B) 22 (B) 22 (B)
  State or Local Government 44 (B) 37 (B) 37 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 6 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 21 (B) 21 (B) 20 (B)
  Annuities 69 (B) 67 (B) 67 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 13 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
Disability Benefits 113 15,313 96 15,621 91 15,819
  Workers' Compensation 4 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Company or Union 19 (B) 15 (B) 13 (B)
  Federal Government 23 (B) 21 (B) 21 (B)
  Military Retirement 17 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
  State or Local Government 15 (B) 13 (B) 13 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 7 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Accident Insurance 13 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 23 (B) 16 (B) 13 (B)
Retirement Income 7,014 20,529 6,386 20,499 6,329 20,478
  Pension Income 6,536 20,255 5,944 20,243 5,893 20,228
      Company or Union Retirement 4,309 14,744 3,930 14,736 3,902 14,695
          Pension only 4,169 14,699 3,802 14,702 3,776 14,687
      Federal Government Retirement 708 32,068 626 31,768 620 31,706
          Pension only 680 32,329 602 32,369 596 32,310
      Military Retirement 433 24,614 398 24,407 394 24,438
          Pension only 397 25,066 363 24,850 359 24,890
      State or Local Government Retirement 1,214 26,956 1,097 27,256 1,088 27,277
          Pension only 1,174 26,891 1,063 27,094 1,054 27,113
      Railroad Retirement 117 27,093 112 27,706 108 27,799
          Pension only 105 28,304 99 29,061 96 29,213
      Annuities 140 17,216 129 17,161 129 17,161
          Pension only 71 (B) 63 (B) 63 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 283 20,051 271 20,080 268 20,258
      Other or Don't Know 202 17,053 179 17,153 174 17,265
          Pension only 166 19,341 151 19,087 149 19,174
Property Income 9,145 7,804 8,479 8,074 8,421 8,057
  Interest 8,504 4,437 7,893 4,567 7,841 4,546
  Dividends 3,520 5,839 3,333 5,947 3,315 5,941
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,502 8,708 1,392 9,045 1,376 9,089
Educational Assistance 14 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Pell Grant only 6 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Other Government only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Scholarships only 5 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Other only 3 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Child Support 2 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
Alimony 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
39 (B) 31 (B) 31 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 121 4,721 113 4,723 112 4,733

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 15,096 20,202 13,429 20,458 13,301 20,462
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 373 6,014 243 6,135 243 6,135
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 14,483 15,349 12,940 15,569 12,818 15,574
  Child Support or Alimony 2 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 6,770 20,366 6,159 20,306 6,107 20,277

 

  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
65 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
13,532 42,314 1,317 28,787 1,270 28,013
Earnings 3,637 49,465 288 36,433 270 35,680
  Wages and Salary 2,950 51,897 264 37,891 250 36,955
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 684 32,787 25 (B) 21 (B)
  Farm Self-Employment 198 21,986 1 (B) 1 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 227 9,294 37 (B) 35 (B)
  State or Local only 220 9,248 32 (B) 31 (B)
  Combinations 8 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
Workers' Compensation 54 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  State Payments 15 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Employment Insurance 19 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Own Insurance 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 16 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
Social Security 11,885 15,636 1,101 13,583 1,059 13,617
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 161 6,692 63 (B) 63 (B)
Public Assistance, Total 20 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 3 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Other Assistance only 17 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 736 12,844 74 (B) 69 (B)
  Disability only 432 9,261 41 (B) 39 (B)
  Survivors only 6 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Pension only 239 18,757 23 (B) 20 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 37 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Combinations 22 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Means-Tested 139 12,886 15 (B) 15 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 597 12,834 59 (B) 54 (B)
Survivors Benefits 299 13,834 24 (B) 24 (B)
  Company or Union 134 8,808 9 (B) 9 (B)
  Federal Government 9 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Military Retirement 21 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 36 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 6 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 20 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Annuities 65 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 12 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
Disability Benefits 86 15,868 15 (B) 11 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 4 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Company or Union 12 (B) 4 (B) 1 (B)
  Federal Government 19 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Military Retirement 17 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 13 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 7 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 9 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 12 (B) 5 (B) 4 (B)
Retirement Income 6,078 20,687 449 19,584 430 19,181
  Pension Income 5,656 20,422 424 19,187 407 18,790
      Company or Union Retirement 3,742 14,868 277 13,618 270 13,702
          Pension only 3,619 14,863 269 13,627 265 13,716
      Federal Government Retirement 590 31,711 54 (B) 48 (B)
          Pension only 570 32,151 50 (B) 44 (B)
      Military Retirement 386 24,498 19 (B) 18 (B)
          Pension only 352 24,922 19 (B) 18 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 1,049 27,611 81 22,420 81 22,381
          Pension only 1,017 27,420 76 23,354 76 23,315
      Railroad Retirement 104 27,747 7 (B) 4 (B)
          Pension only 92 29,224 7 (B) 4 (B)
      Annuities 126 17,398 9 (B) 9 (B)
          Pension only 61 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 262 20,559 7 (B) 6 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 165 17,367 13 (B) 10 (B)
          Pension only 141 19,353 7 (B) 5 (B)
Property Income 8,114 8,255 406 4,000 386 3,419
  Interest 7,565 4,652 373 2,828 353 2,416
  Dividends 3,259 5,996 94 3,259 89 2,522
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,327 9,229 63 (B) 58 (B)
Educational Assistance 5 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Pell Grant only 1 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Other Government only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Scholarships only 3 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Child Support 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Alimony 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
28 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 110 4,795 3 (B) 3 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 12,391 20,878 1,182 18,114 1,138 17,904
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 178 6,254 74 (B) 74 (B)
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 11,968 15,769 1,108 13,602 1,063 13,615
  Child Support or Alimony 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 5,862 20,476 438 19,801 421 19,360

 

  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
65 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
545 34,784 532 34,624 1,142 25,005
Earnings 162 47,070 156 47,012 330 34,546
  Wages and Salary 135 51,789 133 51,493 296 34,532
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 25 (B) 22 (B) 48 (B)
  Farm Self-Employment 2 (B) 2 (B) 13 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 8 (B) 8 (B) 14 (B)
  State or Local only 8 (B) 8 (B) 13 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
Workers' Compensation 3 (B) 3 (B) 4 (B)
  State Payments 2 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
  Employment Insurance 1 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
Social Security 395 13,332 386 13,228 889 12,815
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 46 (B) 46 (B) 66 (B)
Public Assistance, Total 2 (B) 2 (B) 4 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Other Assistance only 2 (B) 2 (B) 4 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 17 (B) 17 (B) 28 (B)
  Disability only 7 (B) 6 (B) 11 (B)
  Survivors only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Pension only 10 (B) 10 (B) 16 (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) 12 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 10 (B) 9 (B) 16 (B)
Survivors Benefits 3 (B) 3 (B) 13 (B)
  Company or Union 3 (B) 3 (B) 4 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  State or Local Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (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 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Disability Benefits 2 (B) 2 (B) 5 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Company or Union 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (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) 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 2 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
Retirement Income 164 22,816 160 22,852 257 15,553
  Pension Income 155 22,257 151 22,281 242 15,755
      Company or Union Retirement 90 17,164 89 17,207 163 10,586
          Pension only 86 16,467 85 16,504 159 10,544
      Federal Government Retirement 28 (B) 26 (B) 30 (B)
          Pension only 28 (B) 26 (B) 26 (B)
      Military Retirement 12 (B) 12 (B) 8 (B)
          Pension only 12 (B) 12 (B) 6 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 29 (B) 28 (B) 42 (B)
          Pension only 29 (B) 28 (B) 39 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
      Annuities 2 (B) 2 (B) 3 (B)
          Pension only 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 5 (B) 5 (B) 6 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 12 (B) 12 (B) 9 (B)
          Pension only 10 (B) 10 (B) 8 (B)
Property Income 239 6,173 232 6,266 319 2,821
  Interest 221 3,290 214 3,370 288 1,686
  Dividends 86 5,666 85 5,775 55 (B)
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 44 (B) 42 (B) 50 (B)
Educational Assistance 2 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
  Pell Grant only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other Government only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Scholarships only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 2 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Child Support 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
Alimony 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
5 (B) 5 (B) 3 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 4 (B) 4 (B) 2 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 437 18,020 427 17,922 955 14,908
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 48 (B) 48 (B) 71 (B)
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 395 13,332 386 13,228 894 12,898
  Child Support or Alimony 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 158 22,779 154 22,816 252 15,674

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