Social Security is the most important source of income for seniors: Annual income of people age 65 and older by source, 2014
|Measure||Mean||Median of people with specified income||Share with income (right axis)|
|401(k)s, IRAs, etc.||$966||$5,400||8%|
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Note: See box in text defining income sources.
Source: EPI analysis of U.S. Census Bureau's Current Population Survey Annual Social and Economic Supplement microdata.