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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
65 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
21,204 22,597 18,403 23,026 18,251 23,052
Earnings 3,558 28,395 3,098 28,178 3,068 28,323
  Wages and Salary 3,162 29,102 2,727 28,970 2,699 29,128
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 443 18,439 414 18,088 410 18,201
  Farm Self-Employment 54 (B) 50 (B) 49 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 211 7,480 182 7,791 180 7,707
  State or Local only 190 7,782 165 8,068 163 7,979
  Combinations 21 (B) 17 (B) 17 (B)
Workers' Compensation 57 (B) 46 (B) 45 (B)
  State Payments 9 (B) 6 (B) 4 (B)
  Employment Insurance 23 (B) 19 (B) 19 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 31 (B) 26 (B) 25 (B)
Social Security 18,791 11,794 16,509 11,890 16,365 11,902
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 726 4,819 477 4,558 465 4,612
Public Assistance, Total 70 (B) 54 (B) 49 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 30 (B) 24 (B) 20 (B)
  Other Assistance only 40 (B) 30 (B) 29 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 222 10,777 193 11,475 191 11,475
  Disability only 18 (B) 18 (B) 18 (B)
  Survivors only 156 10,511 133 11,063 133 11,063
  Pension only 32 (B) 27 (B) 25 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 12 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
  Combinations 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Means-Tested 44 (B) 38 (B) 38 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 177 11,670 155 12,286 153 12,296
Survivors Benefits 1,555 11,676 1,415 11,411 1,407 11,430
  Company or Union 833 8,912 774 8,789 770 8,814
  Federal Government 133 17,714 112 16,591 111 16,524
  Military Retirement 154 12,829 132 12,072 132 12,041
  State or Local Government 182 15,166 158 16,248 157 16,272
  Railroad Retirement 31 (B) 27 (B) 27 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 15 (B) 15 (B) 15 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 89 17,259 87 17,353 86 17,490
  Annuities 105 11,283 98 10,180 98 10,180
  Other or Don't Know 54 (B) 46 (B) 45 (B)
Disability Benefits 97 8,501 66 (B) 63 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 9 (B) 5 (B) 4 (B)
  Company or Union 31 (B) 22 (B) 22 (B)
  Federal Government 9 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Military Retirement 1 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  State or Local Government 5 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Black Lung 3 (B) 3 (B) 3 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 35 (B) 21 (B) 20 (B)
Retirement Income 6,369 13,231 5,652 12,924 5,601 12,930
  Pension Income 4,975 13,097 4,396 12,842 4,351 12,846
      Company or Union Retirement 3,486 9,397 3,092 9,199 3,066 9,216
          Pension only 2,748 9,062 2,414 8,857 2,391 8,872
      Federal Government Retirement 485 16,907 410 15,728 407 15,719
          Pension only 351 16,437 294 15,527 292 15,541
      Military Retirement 193 12,222 168 11,625 168 11,600
          Pension only 38 (B) 34 (B) 34 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 1,758 18,205 1,580 17,881 1,563 17,888
          Pension only 1,602 18,212 1,443 17,772 1,426 17,775
      Railroad Retirement 115 14,840 109 15,035 108 15,035
          Pension only 83 15,582 81 15,509 81 15,499
      Annuities 177 12,294 162 11,547 161 11,544
          Pension only 76 13,086 68 (B) 67 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 219 9,283 202 8,901 202 8,911
      Other or Don't Know 267 12,126 226 12,359 220 12,470
          Pension only 181 14,573 162 14,649 157 14,757
Property Income 10,759 5,725 10,012 5,863 9,950 5,866
  Interest 10,021 3,097 9,345 3,140 9,289 3,146
  Dividends 3,656 4,085 3,482 4,144 3,466 4,126
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,631 9,582 1,526 9,782 1,515 9,794
Educational Assistance 20 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
  Pell Grant only 4 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other Government only 4 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Scholarships only 8 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Other only 4 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Child Support 28 (B) 25 (B) 25 (B)
Alimony 58 (B) 48 (B) 48 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
145 6,609 114 7,352 114 7,352
Other Income, N.E.C. 78 3,752 70 (B) 70 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 19,640 13,953 17,125 14,064 16,976 14,068
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 777 4,647 512 4,416 498 4,467
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 18,882 11,827 16,596 11,926 16,453 11,938
  Child Support or Alimony 86 8,606 73 (B) 73 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 6,086 13,346 5,406 13,029 5,357 13,032

 

  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
65 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
16,920 23,611 2,028 19,639 1,972 19,653
Earnings 2,830 28,637 337 28,333 325 28,802
  Wages and Salary 2,472 29,687 325 28,613 314 29,044
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 397 17,222 14 (B) 13 (B)
  Farm Self-Employment 47 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 160 7,716 20 (B) 20 (B)
  State or Local only 148 7,955 18 (B) 18 (B)
  Combinations 12 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
Workers' Compensation 35 (B) 11 (B) 9 (B)
  State Payments 4 (B) 4 (B) 3 (B)
  Employment Insurance 11 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 22 (B) 6 (B) 4 (B)
Social Security 15,260 12,071 1,687 11,022 1,633 11,064
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 327 4,687 155 4,795 155 4,795
Public Assistance, Total 33 (B) 12 (B) 12 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 11 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Other Assistance only 22 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 185 11,770 22 (B) 22 (B)
  Disability only 18 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Survivors only 130 11,363 16 (B) 16 (B)
  Pension only 24 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 11 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Combinations 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Means-Tested 33 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 152 12,346 15 (B) 15 (B)
Survivors Benefits 1,356 11,554 96 14,069 93 14,502
  Company or Union 743 8,912 50 (B) 48 (B)
  Federal Government 109 16,740 13 (B) 13 (B)
  Military Retirement 132 12,041 5 (B) 5 (B)
  State or Local Government 150 16,118 13 (B) 13 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 25 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 13 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Estates or Trusts 86 17,490 2 (B) 1 (B)
  Annuities 92 10,493 7 (B) 7 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 40 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
Disability Benefits 55 (B) 27 (B) 25 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 2 (B) 6 (B) 4 (B)
  Company or Union 17 (B) 6 (B) 6 (B)
  Federal Government 7 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Military Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 3 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Railroad Retirement 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Accident Insurance 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 3 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 20 (B) 11 (B) 11 (B)
Retirement Income 5,378 12,934 549 16,244 532 16,376
  Pension Income 4,184 12,796 460 15,777 446 15,835
      Company or Union Retirement 2,934 9,242 325 11,539 312 11,683
          Pension only 2,287 8,867 277 11,255 267 11,342
      Federal Government Retirement 397 15,813 56 (B) 55 (B)
          Pension only 284 15,589 44 (B) 44 (B)
      Military Retirement 165 11,549 7 (B) 7 (B)
          Pension only 33 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 1,511 17,619 134 22,508 130 22,366
          Pension only 1,381 17,503 124 22,925 120 22,785
      Railroad Retirement 103 14,820 4 (B) 4 (B)
          Pension only 78 15,261 0 (B) 0 (B)
      Annuities 152 11,943 15 (B) 15 (B)
          Pension only 64 (B) 7 (B) 7 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 194 9,073 9 (B) 9 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 210 12,765 24 (B) 24 (B)
          Pension only 153 15,006 9 (B) 9 (B)
Property Income 9,616 5,973 448 3,242 435 3,111
  Interest 8,977 3,198 406 2,060 393 2,123
  Dividends 3,407 4,138 84 3,999 80 3,022
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,463 9,994 60 (B) 60 (B)
Educational Assistance 9 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Pell Grant only 0 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
  Other Government only 1 (B) 1 (B) 1 (B)
  Scholarships only 4 (B) 2 (B) 2 (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
106 7,715 18 (B) 18 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 69 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 15,792 14,299 1,826 13,270 1,772 13,292
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 345 4,543 167 4,527 167 4,527
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 15,342 12,106 1,689 11,028 1,634 11,070
  Child Support or Alimony 67 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 5,149 13,025 523 16,470 505 16,616

 

  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
65 YEARS AND OVER
 
    Total
700 20,418 685 20,235 1,413 16,143
Earnings 113 32,347 106 33,399 262 25,178
  Wages and Salary 103 32,211 96 33,364 251 23,803
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 12 (B) 12 (B) 13 (B)
  Farm Self-Employment 2 (B) 2 (B) 2 (B)
Unemployment Compensation 9 (B) 8 (B) 20 (B)
  State or Local only 7 (B) 6 (B) 16 (B)
  Combinations 2 (B) 2 (B) 4 (B)
Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 12 (B)
  State Payments 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Employment Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 8 (B)
  Own Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
Social Security 540 11,177 526 11,195 1,165 9,605
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 86 6,075 83 6,052 149 4,602
Public Assistance, Total 3 (B) 3 (B) 17 (B)
  TANF/Welfare (AFDC) only 1 (B) 1 (B) 10 (B)
  Other Assistance only 2 (B) 2 (B) 7 (B)
  Both 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Veterans' Benefits 5 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
  Disability only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Survivors only 5 (B) 5 (B) 4 (B)
  Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
  Education only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other only 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Means-Tested 0 (B) 0 (B) 5 (B)
  Nonmeans-Tested 5 (B) 5 (B) 1 (B)
Survivors Benefits 39 (B) 38 (B) 53 (B)
  Company or Union 10 (B) 10 (B) 29 (B)
  Federal Government 5 (B) 5 (B) 2 (B)
  Military Retirement 15 (B) 15 (B) 0 (B)
  State or Local Government 11 (B) 11 (B) 8 (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) 6 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 2 (B) 2 (B) 5 (B)
Disability Benefits 6 (B) 6 (B) 9 (B)
  Workers' Compensation 0 (B) 0 (B) 3 (B)
  Company or Union 3 (B) 3 (B) 5 (B)
  Federal Government 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (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) 0 (B)
  Black Lung 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Temporary Insurance 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Other or Don't Know 3 (B) 3 (B) 0 (B)
Retirement Income 158 14,081 153 14,290 232 12,583
  Pension Income 113 12,269 109 12,536 174 13,829
      Company or Union Retirement 76 8,107 73 (B) 139 8,511
          Pension only 63 (B) 60 (B) 109 8,934
      Federal Government Retirement 11 (B) 10 (B) 10 (B)
          Pension only 6 (B) 6 (B) 8 (B)
      Military Retirement 16 (B) 16 (B) 3 (B)
          Pension only 2 (B) 2 (B) 1 (B)
      State or Local Government Retirement 40 (B) 38 (B) 54 (B)
          Pension only 31 (B) 30 (B) 48 (B)
      Railroad Retirement 2 (B) 2 (B) 5 (B)
          Pension only 2 (B) 2 (B) 3 (B)
      Annuities 0 (B) 0 (B) 8 (B)
          Pension only 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B)
      IRA, KEOGH, or 401(K) 8 (B) 8 (B) 8 (B)
      Other or Don't Know 15 (B) 15 (B) 10 (B)
          Pension only 10 (B) 10 (B) 4 (B)
Property Income 275 5,732 268 5,520 357 2,741
  Interest 250 3,248 243 3,274 335 1,661
  Dividends 85 3,985 83 3,104 61 (B)
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 39 (B) 39 (B) 52 (B)
Educational Assistance 2 (B) 2 (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 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
  Combinations 0 (B) 0 (B) 0 (B)
Child Support 0 (B) 0 (B) 4 (B)
Alimony 4 (B) 4 (B) 4 (B)
Financial assistance from Outside the
 Household
13 (B) 13 (B) 8 (B)
Other Income, N.E.C. 2 (B) 2 (B) 0 (B)

Combinations of Income Types:
  Government Transfer Payments 621 12,966 607 12,938 1,252 10,975
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 88 5,951 86 5,926 164 4,457
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 542 11,199 528 11,217 1,170 9,648
  Child Support or Alimony 4 (B) 4 (B) 8 (B)
  Pensions and Annuities 148 14,198 143 14,431 218 12,907

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