Definition: Personal Income is a measure of pre-tax household income from all sources.
Description: This indicator is estimated using payrolls and earnings data from employment records. It also includes income from other sources, including rent, interest, dividends, and government subsidies. Personal Income indicates future growth in consumer demand. It is reported along with with Personal Spending.
Influence: An increase in Personal Income may trigger consumption, which may in turn boost the USD.
Market Impact: Low
Released: After the 20th of each month at 13:30 GMT
Source: US Bureau of Economic Analysis