Benefit Calculators - Estimate Your Benefit
Provides accurate estimates of your retirement benefit at different ages
by accessing your earnings record through a secure interface. You can not use
this calculator if you are receiving a benefit based on your own earnings record.
In addition, you must be permanently insured
to use the Retirement Estimator.
Other calculators, listed below, are less restrictive but require you to
enter your earnings.
Provides rough estimates of your retirement benefit based on your current earnings.
Also provides estimated disability and survivor benefits if you die or become disabled today.
To use the
you must have a copy of your
earnings record because you will need to enter
your covered earnings for each year. This calculator is more accurate than the Quick Calculator.
A special-purpose version of the Online Calculator provides
benefit estimates under the
Windfall Elimination Provision (WEP) for those who receive a pension
from work not covered by Social Security. None of the calculators listed above
can provide such benefit estimates.
To use this program, you need to
install it on your computer. This program is the most powerful of
all the calculators and is capable of computing almost any type of
Social Security benefit.
If you have questions or comments about the Detailed Calculator, please visit our
Contact Social Security
page for ways to contact us. Remember to use "Detailed Calculator" as the subject
so we know which calculator your question or comment refers to.