Older, minority, unmarried, female, and less-educated seniors are most vulnerable in retirement: Median income of people age 65 and older by age, race and ethnicity, education, gender, and marital status, 2014

All $21,265
Age 65–69 $25,337
Age 70–79 $20,650
Age 80+ $18,084
Hispanic $13,199
Black $16,356
White, non-Hispanic $23,244
Less than high school $12,167
High school diploma/GED $18,628
Some college $23,876
Bachelor’s degree or more $40,000
Unmarried woman $18,216
Unmarried man $25,260
Married woman $14,000
Married man $32,100


Source: EPI analysis of U.S. Census Bureau's Current Population Survey Annual Social and Economic Supplement microdata.

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