Earnings Data from the Benefits and Earnings Public-Use File, 2004

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This file contains Earnings data and is part of a set of two separate but associated subfiles, one with Social Security benefit information and the other with longitudinal earnings information. Sample beneficiary records drawn from the Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance (OASDI) program can be linked to their corresponding earnings histories.

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Dataset Summary

  • Date Released: October, 2005
  • Date Updated: October, 2005
  • Time Period: 2004 Benefit Subfile – persons entitled to receive a benefit payment for December 2004, 2004 Earnings Subfile – annual Social Security taxable earnings frrom 1951 through 2003 and aggregate earnings from 1937 through 1950
  • Data Category Type: Raw Data Catalog
  • Frequency: one-time
  • Specialized Data Category Designation: Statistical

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Public Domain (Government Work)

This dataset was prepared by the government and is therefore in the public domain. There are no restrictions upon its use.