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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)
FEMALES
25 TO 44 YEARS
 
    Total
35,198 33,781 27,578 34,206 27,072 34,225
Earnings 30,306 35,951 23,908 36,277 23,482 36,293
  Wages and Salary 29,190 36,294 22,968 36,665 22,559 36,674
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,715 17,383 1,461 17,063 1,427 17,265
  Farm Self-Employment 227 1,359 188 1,544 177 1,659
Unemployment Compensation 2,211 7,115 1,549 6,929 1,522 6,894
  State or Local only 2,112 6,985 1,486 6,839 1,460 6,800
  Combinations 99 9,895 63 (B) 62 (B)
Workers' Compensation 215 4,558 164 5,161 162 5,142
  State Payments 62 (B) 49 (B) 49 (B)
  Employment Insurance 90 5,145 66 (B) 65 (B)
  Own Insurance 17 (B) 15 (B) 15 (B)
  Other 48 (B) 36 (B) 36 (B)
Social Security 1,041 10,371 744 10,651 730 10,665
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 832 7,155 537 6,951 522 6,940
Public Assistance, Total 965 3,681 598 3,622 570 3,633
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 730 3,734 425 3,690 404 3,697
  Other Assistance only 206 3,322 154 3,198 147 3,219
  Both 29 (B) 19 (B) 19 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 92 8,938 70 (B) 68 (B)
  Disability only 72 (B) 55 (B) 54 (B)
  Survivors only 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Pension only 7 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Education only 8 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Means-Tested 20 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 72 (B) 60 (B) 59 (B)
Survivors Benefits 80 12,207 66 (B) 65 (B)
  Company or Union 16 (B) 16 (B) 15 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Military Retirement 4 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  State or Local Government 8 (B) 6 (B) 6 (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 24 (B) 21 (B) 20 (B)
  Annuities 15 (B) 15 (B) 14 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 15 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
Disability Benefits 144 7,638 116 7,503 109 7,745
  Workers' Compensation 12 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Company or Union 30 (B) 26 (B) 26 (B)
  Federal Government 6 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Military Retirement 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  State or Local Government 26 (B) 24 (B) 19 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 14 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 9 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 46 (B) 33 (B) 31 (B)
Retirement Income 371 11,549 291 11,767 284 11,890
  Pension Income 198 12,661 150 12,738 150 12,738
      Company or Union Retirement 173 11,738 142 12,300 142 12,281
          Pension only 125 10,988 100 11,677 100 11,677
      Federal Government Retirement 16 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
          Pension only 10 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
      Military Retirement 14 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
          Pension only 8 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 61 (B) 45 (B) 40 (B)
          Pension only 27 (B) 15 (B) 15 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 6 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
          Pension only 6 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
      Annuities 23 (B) 22 (B) 21 (B)
          Pension only 8 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 13 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 79 8,242 55 (B) 53 (B)
          Pension only 18 (B) 13 (B) 13 (B)
Property Income 14,275 1,463 12,073 1,486 11,885 1,495
  Interest 13,479 695 11,432 707 11,262 709
  Dividends 3,665 1,631 3,203 1,664 3,151 1,667
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,118 4,953 961 4,711 942 4,801
Educational Assistance 2,172 6,444 1,608 6,520 1,552 6,447
  Pell Grant only 882 3,758 608 3,625 576 3,389
  Other Government only 340 7,942 253 8,163 249 8,251
  Scholarships only 347 8,321 278 8,564 276 8,593
  Other only 281 7,959 218 7,083 212 7,099
  Combinations 322 8,881 252 9,106 239 8,880
Child Support 3,061 5,524 2,325 5,993 2,263 6,029
Alimony 97 10,573 88 10,974 88 11,018
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
559 7,057 423 6,480 409 6,403
Other Income, N.E.C. 184 2,135 139 2,448 134 2,395

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 5,800 7,687 4,057 7,574 3,942 7,575
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,709 5,563 1,095 5,387 1,055 5,397
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,047 10,424 751 10,723 737 10,739
  Child Support or Alimony 3,083 5,819 2,346 6,350 2,284 6,395
  Pensions and Annuities 298 12,195 241 12,339 235 12,549

 

  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)
FEMALES
25 TO 44 YEARS
 
    Total
22,194 36,039 5,355 29,800 5,144 29,638
Earnings 19,249 38,223 4,440 31,836 4,265 31,670
  Wages and Salary 18,471 38,636 4,352 32,012 4,180 31,837
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,224 17,814 152 13,366 146 13,661
  Farm Self-Employment 160 1,822 29 (B) 26 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 1,213 6,905 528 7,429 516 7,416
  State or Local only 1,161 6,783 496 7,144 486 7,157
  Combinations 52 (B) 32 (B) 31 (B)
Workers' Compensation 134 4,959 40 (B) 38 (B)
  State Payments 42 (B) 7 (B) 6 (B)
  Employment Insurance 53 (B) 21 (B) 20 (B)
  Own Insurance 12 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Other 29 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
Social Security 637 10,971 271 9,563 263 9,510
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 425 6,819 280 7,698 274 7,676
Public Assistance, Total 316 3,002 323 3,777 305 3,731
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 216 3,043 276 3,858 261 3,822
  Other Assistance only 93 2,872 38 (B) 35 (B)
  Both 7 (B) 9 (B) 9 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 62 (B) 21 (B) 20 (B)
  Disability only 52 (B) 15 (B) 15 (B)
  Survivors only 1 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Pension only 2 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Education only 5 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Means-Tested 7 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 55 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
Survivors Benefits 60 (B) 12 (B) 11 (B)
  Company or Union 15 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Military Retirement 2 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  State or Local Government 6 (B) 2 (B) 2 (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 17 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Annuities 12 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 7 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
Disability Benefits 87 8,198 28 (B) 25 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 5 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Company or Union 20 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Federal Government 4 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Military Retirement 2 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 14 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 10 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 4 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 27 (B) 15 (B) 14 (B)
Retirement Income 254 12,077 64 (B) 61 (B)
  Pension Income 141 12,450 35 (B) 35 (B)
      Company or Union Retirement 131 12,140 23 (B) 23 (B)
          Pension only 95 10,856 21 (B) 21 (B)
      Federal Government Retirement 10 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
          Pension only 6 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
      Military Retirement 8 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
          Pension only 4 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 35 (B) 15 (B) 13 (B)
          Pension only 15 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 6 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 6 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 17 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 5 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 10 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 46 (B) 20 (B) 19 (B)
          Pension only 11 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Property Income 10,755 1,530 1,201 1,447 1,135 1,490
  Interest 10,198 728 1,117 539 1,058 551
  Dividends 2,965 1,646 194 1,289 183 1,252
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 848 4,886 79 11,281 76 11,581
Educational Assistance 1,356 6,767 462 5,845 437 5,590
  Pell Grant only 491 3,486 260 4,610 244 4,071
  Other Government only 218 8,802 67 (B) 67 (B)
  Scholarships only 239 9,004 41 (B) 37 (B)
  Other only 186 7,364 40 (B) 40 (B)
  Combinations 222 9,110 55 (B) 49 (B)
Child Support 1,864 6,224 658 3,767 636 3,767
Alimony 78 11,712 3 (B) 3 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
317 6,421 86 3,403 80 2,597
Other Income, N.E.C. 122 2,462 30 (B) 28 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 3,117 7,877 1,510 7,924 1,458 7,842
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 714 5,395 558 6,045 537 6,032
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 643 11,053 271 9,563 263 9,510
  Child Support or Alimony 1,882 6,650 659 3,809 637 3,810
  Pensions and Annuities 211 12,822 42 (B) 40 (B)

 

  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)
FEMALES
25 TO 44 YEARS
 
    Total
2,142 40,040 2,004 39,993 5,307 25,999
Earnings 1,861 43,219 1,735 43,343 4,580 27,578
  Wages and Salary 1,774 43,844 1,655 43,963 4,423 27,883
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 107 24,489 94 25,964 218 13,845
  Farm Self-Employment 19 (B) 12 (B) 18 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 120 8,712 108 8,790 344 6,999
  State or Local only 116 8,481 107 8,667 333 6,988
  Combinations 4 (B) 2 (B) 11 (B)
Workers' Compensation 10 (B) 9 (B) 28 (B)
  State Payments 3 (B) 3 (B) 7 (B)
  Employment Insurance 4 (B) 4 (B) 12 (B)
  Own Insurance 1 (B) 1 (B) 3 (B)
  Other 1 (B) 1 (B) 6 (B)
Social Security 16 (B) 16 (B) 108 8,683
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 5 (B) 5 (B) 126 7,578
Public Assistance, Total 31 (B) 28 (B) 291 4,409
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 19 (B) 16 (B) 222 4,448
  Other Assistance only 12 (B) 12 (B) 57 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 12 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 0 (B) 0 (B) 11 (B)
  Disability only 0 (B) 0 (B) 6 (B)
  Survivors only 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Means-Tested 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 0 (B) 0 (B) 8 (B)
Survivors Benefits 3 (B) 3 (B) 9 (B)
  Company or Union 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Military Retirement 1 (B) 1 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (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) 4 (B)
  Annuities 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 1 (B) 1 (B) 4 (B)
Disability Benefits 1 (B) 1 (B) 26 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 1 (B)
  Company or Union 0 (B) 0 (B) 6 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 8 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 1 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
Retirement Income 16 (B) 16 (B) 37 (B)
  Pension Income 12 (B) 12 (B) 11 (B)
      Company or Union Retirement 5 (B) 5 (B) 11 (B)
          Pension only 4 (B) 4 (B) 5 (B)
      Federal Government Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Military Retirement 1 (B) 1 (B) 3 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 2 (B) 2 (B) 8 (B)
          Pension only 2 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 2 (B) 1 (B) 4 (B)
          Pension only 1 (B) 1 (B) 2 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 1 (B) 1 (B) 0 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 6 (B) 6 (B) 10 (B)
          Pension only 5 (B) 5 (B) 2 (B)
Property Income 986 1,256 925 1,269 1,239 1,096
  Interest 917 768 862 766 1,164 506
  Dividends 270 1,523 250 1,569 195 1,985
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 74 (B) 74 (B) 102 3,741
Educational Assistance 101 10,034 89 9,931 220 4,312
  Pell Grant only 19 (B) 13 (B) 94 2,836
  Other Government only 19 (B) 15 (B) 36 (B)
  Scholarships only 26 (B) 26 (B) 40 (B)
  Other only 22 (B) 22 (B) 30 (B)
  Combinations 16 (B) 13 (B) 20 (B)
Child Support 67 (B) 57 (B) 451 5,224
Alimony 5 (B) 5 (B) 13 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
53 (B) 52 (B) 100 6,151
Other Income, N.E.C. 9 (B) 9 (B) 16 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 200 9,276 176 9,702 938 6,686
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 35 (B) 32 (B) 396 5,645
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 16 (B) 16 (B) 108 8,683
  Child Support or Alimony 68 (B) 57 (B) 454 5,372
  Pensions and Annuities 14 (B) 13 (B) 30 (B)

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