CATEGORY: WORKER BENEFIT CHANGES
PROPOSAL:Increase the computation period from 35 years: To 40 years (does not apply to DI)
Start date: 2015  End date: 2023  Proposed by: Social Security Advisory Board

Projected effects on beneficiaries in 2070

Table 1. Individual benefit changes, 2070: Computation Period to 40 vs. Scheduled
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic All Beneficiaries Affected Beneficiaries
Median Percent Change Percent With Median Percent Change Percent With
Lower Benefits Higher Benefits Lower Benefits Higher Benefits
Total -3% 80% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Sex
Female -3% 80% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Male -3% 80% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic -4% 75% 0% -5% 100% 0%
White -3% 82% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Black -3% 77% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Other -4% 85% 0% -5% 100% 0%
Country of Birth
U.S. -3% 80% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Foreign -4% 81% 0% -5% 100% 0%
Age
60-69 -4% 71% 0% -5% 100% 0%
70-79 -3% 82% 0% -4% 100% 0%
80-89 -3% 84% 0% -4% 100% 0%
90+ -3% 87% 0% -3% 100% 0%
Marital Status
Married -3% 84% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Divorced -3% 73% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Widowed -2% 75% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Never Married -4% 83% 0% -5% 100% 0%
Education
Graduate -3% 86% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Bachelor -3% 86% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Associate -3% 79% 0% -4% 100% 0%
High School -3% 76% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Less than 12 Yrs -4% 74% 0% -5% 100% 0%
Official Poverty
Above poverty -3% 80% 0% -4% 100% 0%
In poverty -12% 79% 0% -12% 100% 0%
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ -2% 86% 0% -3% 100% 0%
$116,305 - $221,317 -3% 85% 0% -3% 100% 0%
$67,516 - $116,305 -3% 82% 0% -4% 100% 0%
$36,533 - $67,516 -4% 76% 0% -5% 100% 0%
$0-$36,533 -4% 71% 0% -5% 100% 0%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker -4% 89% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Widow(er) -1% 53% 0% -4% 100% 0%
Spouse -3% 83% 1% -4% 99% 1%
Disabled worker 0% 0% 0% . . . . . .
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0331v1
Note: . . . = not applicable.
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 1. Individual benefit changes, 2070: Computation Period to 40 vs. Payable
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic All Beneficiaries Affected Beneficiaries
Median Percent Change Percent With Median Percent Change Percent With
Lower Benefits Higher Benefits Lower Benefits Higher Benefits
Total 0% 100% 0% 100%
Sex
Female 0% 100% 0% 100%
Male 0% 100% 0% 99%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 0% 100% 1% 99%
White 0% 100% 0% 100%
Black 0% 100% 0% 100%
Other 0% 99% 0% 99%
Country of Birth
U.S. 0% 100% 0% 100%
Foreign 0% 100% 1% 99%
Age
60-69 1% 99% 2% 98%
70-79 0% 100% 0% 100%
80-89 0% 100% 0% 100%
90+ 0% 100% 0% 100%
Marital Status
Married 0% 100% 0% 99%
Divorced 0% 100% 1% 99%
Widowed 0% 100% 0% 100%
Never Married 0% 99% 1% 99%
Education
Graduate 0% 100% 0% 100%
Bachelor 0% 99% 1% 99%
Associate 0% 100% 0% 100%
High School 0% 100% 0% 100%
Less than 12 Yrs 0% 100% 0% 100%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0% 100% 0% 100%
In poverty 0% 100% 0% 100%
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 1% 99% 1% 99%
$116,305 - $221,317 1% 99% 1% 99%
$67,516 - $116,305 0% 100% 0% 99%
$36,533 - $67,516 0% 100% 0% 100%
$0-$36,533 0% 100% 0% 100%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 0% 100% 0% 99%
Widow(er) 0% 100% 0% 100%
Spouse 0% 100% 0% 100%
Disabled worker 0% 100% . . . . . .
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0331v1
Note: . . . = not applicable.
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 2. Household income changes, 2070: Computation Period to 40 vs. Scheduled
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic All Beneficiaries Affected Beneficiaries
Median Percent Change Percent With Median Percent Change Percent With
Lower Income Higher Income Lower Income Higher Income
Total -1% 55% 0% -1% 67% 0%
Sex
Female -1% 57% 0% -1% 69% 0%
Male -1% 53% 0% -1% 64% 0%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic -1% 57% 0% -1% 72% 0%
White -1% 54% 0% -1% 64% 0%
Black -1% 60% 0% -2% 75% 0%
Other -1% 54% 0% -1% 62% 0%
Country of Birth
U.S. -1% 54% 0% -1% 66% 0%
Foreign -1% 58% 0% -1% 70% 0%
Age
60-69 0% 49% 0% -1% 66% 0%
70-79 -1% 58% 0% -1% 68% 0%
80-89 -1% 60% 0% -1% 70% 0%
90+ 0% 49% 0% -1% 56% 0%
Marital Status
Married -1% 59% 0% -1% 66% 0%
Divorced 0% 49% 0% -1% 68% 0%
Widowed 0% 48% 0% -1% 64% 0%
Never Married -1% 59% 0% -2% 71% 0%
Education
Graduate 0% 50% 0% -1% 57% 0%
Bachelor -1% 51% 0% -1% 58% 0%
Associate -1% 58% 0% -1% 71% 0%
High School -1% 58% 0% -1% 73% 0%
Less than 12 Yrs -1% 58% 0% -2% 76% 0%
Official Poverty
Above poverty -1% 55% 0% -1% 66% 0%
In poverty -5% 70% 1% -8% 87% 1%
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 0% 11% 0% 0% 13% 0%
$116,305 - $221,317 0% 46% 0% -1% 53% 0%
$67,516 - $116,305 -1% 71% 0% -1% 83% 0%
$36,533 - $67,516 -2% 77% 0% -2% 97% 0%
$0-$36,533 -3% 70% 0% -4% 98% 0%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker -1% 61% 0% -1% 66% 0%
Widow(er) 0% 37% 0% -1% 70% 0%
Spouse -1% 59% 0% -1% 69% 0%
Disabled worker 0% 7% 0% . . . . . .
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0331v1
Note: . . . = not applicable.
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 2. Household income changes, 2070: Computation Period to 40 vs. Payable
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic All Beneficiaries Affected Beneficiaries
Median Percent Change Percent With Median Percent Change Percent With
Lower Income Higher Income Lower Income Higher Income
Total 0% 97% 0% 96%
Sex
Female 0% 96% 0% 96%
Male 0% 97% 0% 96%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 0% 96% 0% 96%
White 0% 97% 0% 97%
Black 0% 97% 0% 96%
Other 0% 94% 0% 94%
Country of Birth
U.S. 0% 97% 0% 97%
Foreign 0% 94% 0% 94%
Age
60-69 0% 94% 0% 93%
70-79 0% 98% 0% 97%
80-89 0% 98% 0% 98%
90+ 0% 95% 0% 95%
Marital Status
Married 0% 97% 0% 97%
Divorced 0% 97% 0% 97%
Widowed 0% 97% 0% 96%
Never Married 0% 95% 0% 95%
Education
Graduate 0% 95% 0% 95%
Bachelor 0% 96% 0% 96%
Associate 0% 98% 0% 98%
High School 0% 97% 0% 97%
Less than 12 Yrs 0% 95% 0% 94%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0% 97% 0% 97%
In poverty 3% 83% 3% 83%
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 0% 88% 0% 88%
$116,305 - $221,317 0% 98% 0% 98%
$67,516 - $116,305 0% 99% 0% 99%
$36,533 - $67,516 0% 100% 0% 100%
$0-$36,533 0% 98% 0% 98%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 0% 96% 0% 96%
Widow(er) 0% 98% 0% 97%
Spouse 0% 97% 0% 97%
Disabled worker 0% 98% . . . . . .
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0331v1
Note: . . . = not applicable.
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 3. Poverty, 2070: Computation Period to 40 vs. Scheduled
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic Poverty Rate Population Change (thousands)
Scheduled Option Change
Total 2.1% 2.5%
Sex
Female 2.4% 2.9%
Male 1.8% 2.1%
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 2.9% 3.4%
White 1.4% 1.6%
Black 4.2% 4.9%
Other 2.3% 2.8%
Country of Birth
U.S. 1.6% 1.9%
Foreign 3.9% 4.5%
Age
60-69 2.4% 2.7%
70-79 2.0% 2.4%
80-89 2.1% 2.5%
90+ 1.6% 1.8%
Marital Status
Married 0.7% 0.9%
Divorced 2.6% 3.0%
Widowed 1.9% 2.3%
Never Married 5.3% 6.1%
Education
Graduate 0.8% 0.9%
Bachelor 0.8% 1.0%
Associate 1.5% 1.7%
High School 2.9% 3.4%
Less than 12 Yrs 5.5% 6.6%
Official Poverty
Above poverty 0.0% 0.4%
In poverty 100.0% 99.9% -0.1% -2
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0
$116,305 - $221,317 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0
$67,516 - $116,305 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
$36,533 - $67,516 0.2% 0.2% 0.0%
$0-$36,533 10.3% 12.0%
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 2.2% 2.6%
Widow(er) 1.4% 1.7%
Spouse 1.9% 2.4%
Disabled worker 3.2% 3.2% 0.0% 0
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0331v1
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 3. Poverty, 2070: Computation Period to 40 vs. Payable
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic Poverty Rate Population Change (thousands)
Payable Option Change
Total 4.7% 2.5% -2.2% -2,182
Sex
Female 5.3% 2.9% -2.4% -1,265
Male 4.0% 2.1% -1.9% -917
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 6.3% 3.4% -2.9% -687
White 3.2% 1.6% -1.6% -892
Black 9.0% 4.9% -4.1% -406
Other 4.8% 2.8% -2.0% -195
Country of Birth
U.S. 3.9% 1.9% -2.1% -1,588
Foreign 7.2% 4.5% -2.7% -593
Age
60-69 4.9% 2.7% -2.1% -595
70-79 4.5% 2.4% -2.1% -779
80-89 4.9% 2.5% -2.4% -606
90+ 4.0% 1.8% -2.2% -201
Marital Status
Married 1.5% 0.9% -0.6% -268
Divorced 6.1% 3.0% -3.1% -636
Widowed 5.2% 2.3% -2.9% -432
Never Married 10.8% 6.1% -4.7% -843
Education
Graduate 1.6% 0.9% -0.8% -103
Bachelor 1.7% 1.0% -0.8% -167
Associate 3.7% 1.7% -2.0% -415
High School 6.6% 3.4% -3.3% -1,041
Less than 12 Yrs 11.0% 6.6% -4.4% -454
Official Poverty
Above poverty 2.6% 0.4% -2.2% -2,183
In poverty 99.8% 99.9%
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% -4
$116,305 - $221,317 0.1% 0.0% 0.0% -9
$67,516 - $116,305 0.2% 0.0% -0.1% -24
$36,533 - $67,516 0.7% 0.2% -0.5% -96
$0-$36,533 22.3% 12.0% -10.3% -2,047
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 4.6% 2.6% -2.1% -1,563
Widow(er) 4.5% 1.7% -2.8% -381
Spouse 4.0% 2.4% -1.6% -88
Disabled worker 6.8% 3.2% -3.6% -148
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0331v1
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 4. Beneficiary characteristics, 2070: Computation Period to 40 vs. Scheduled
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic All beneficiaries Affected beneficiaries Beneficiaries with lower benefits Beneficiaries with higher benefits
Number (thousands) Percent Number (thousands) Percent Number (thousands) Percent Number (thousands) Percent
Total 99,367 100.0 79,644 100.0 79,594 100.0 51 100.0
Sex
Female 51,669 52.0 41,339 51.9 41,306 51.9 33 64.9
Male 47,698 48.0 38,305 48.1 38,287 48.1 18 35.1
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 23,798 23.9 17,901 22.5 17,894 22.5 7 14.3
White 55,862 56.2 45,760 57.5 45,729 57.5 31 61.4
Black 10,043 10.1 7,781 9.8 7,774 9.8 6 12.4
Other 9,664 9.7 8,202 10.3 8,196 10.3 6 11.9
Country of Birth
U.S. 77,479 78.0 61,928 77.8 61,891 77.8 37 73.5
Foreign 21,888 22.0 17,716 22.2 17,703 22.2 13 26.5
Age
60-69 28,040 28.2 20,028 25.1 20,015 25.1 13 25.3
70-79 37,436 37.7 30,896 38.8 30,872 38.8 24 47.8
80-89 24,883 25.0 20,874 26.2 20,862 26.2 12 23.5
90+ 9,008 9.1 7,846 9.9 7,844 9.9 2 3.4
Marital Status
Married 45,743 46.0 38,425 48.2 38,385 48.2 40 79.1
Divorced 20,504 20.6 14,943 18.8 14,937 18.8 7 13.6
Widowed 15,160 15.3 11,395 14.3 11,391 14.3 4 7.4
Never Married 17,960 18.1 14,881 18.7 14,881 18.7 . . . . . .
Education
Graduate 13,734 13.8 11,790 14.8 11,784 14.8 6 11.8
Bachelor 22,043 22.2 19,050 23.9 19,041 23.9 9 17.8
Associate 21,221 21.4 16,749 21.0 16,746 21.0 3 5.4
High School 31,969 32.2 24,400 30.6 24,376 30.6 24 47.1
Less than 12 Yrs 10,400 10.5 7,655 9.6 7,646 9.6 9 17.9
Official Poverty
Above poverty 97,260 97.9 77,972 97.9 77,921 97.9 51 100.0
In poverty 2,107 2.1 1,672 2.1 1,672 2.1 . . . . . .
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 19,874 20.0 17,094 21.5 17,071 21.4 23 44.5
$116,305 - $221,317 19,873 20.0 16,954 21.3 16,950 21.3 4 8.2
$67,516 - $116,305 19,873 20.0 16,366 20.5 16,355 20.5 11 20.9
$36,533 - $67,516 19,870 20.0 15,198 19.1 15,193 19.1 5 10.0
$0-$36,533 19,877 20.0 14,033 17.6 14,025 17.6 8 16.3
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 76,149 76.6 67,840 85.2 67,840 85.2 . . . . . .
Widow(er) 13,655 13.7 7,183 9.0 7,174 9.0 9 17.5
Spouse 5,494 5.5 4,621 5.8 4,579 5.8 42 82.5
Disabled worker 4,069 4.1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0331v1
Note: . . . = not applicable.
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 4. Beneficiary characteristics, 2070: Computation Period to 40 vs. Payable
POPULATION: current law beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic All beneficiaries Affected beneficiaries Beneficiaries with lower benefits Beneficiaries with higher benefits
Number (thousands) Percent Number (thousands) Percent Number (thousands) Percent Number (thousands) Percent
Total 99,367 100.0 99,325 100.0 346 100.0 98,979 100.0
Sex
Female 51,669 52.0 51,648 52.0 172 49.6 51,476 52.0
Male 47,698 48.0 47,677 48.0 175 50.4 47,503 48.0
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 23,798 23.9 23,793 24.0 94 27.1 23,699 23.9
White 55,862 56.2 55,842 56.2 188 54.4 55,654 56.2
Black 10,043 10.1 10,039 10.1 25 7.1 10,015 10.1
Other 9,664 9.7 9,650 9.7 40 11.4 9,611 9.7
Country of Birth
U.S. 77,479 78.0 77,447 78.0 255 73.8 77,191 78.0
Foreign 21,888 22.0 21,878 22.0 91 26.2 21,788 22.0
Age
60-69 28,040 28.2 28,001 28.2 346 100.0 27,655 27.9
70-79 37,436 37.7 37,436 37.7 . . . . . . 37,436 37.8
80-89 24,883 25.0 24,880 25.0 . . . . . . 24,880 25.1
90+ 9,008 9.1 9,008 9.1 . . . . . . 9,008 9.1
Marital Status
Married 45,743 46.0 45,722 46.0 173 50.1 45,548 46.0
Divorced 20,504 20.6 20,498 20.6 84 24.2 20,415 20.6
Widowed 15,160 15.3 15,157 15.3 3 0.8 15,155 15.3
Never Married 17,960 18.1 17,947 18.1 86 24.9 17,861 18.0
Education
Graduate 13,734 13.8 13,730 13.8 40 11.7 13,690 13.8
Bachelor 22,043 22.2 22,029 22.2 104 30.1 21,925 22.2
Associate 21,221 21.4 21,215 21.4 66 19.1 21,149 21.4
High School 31,969 32.2 31,953 32.2 100 28.9 31,853 32.2
Less than 12 Yrs 10,400 10.5 10,399 10.5 36 10.3 10,363 10.5
Official Poverty
Above poverty 97,260 97.9 97,219 97.9 346 100.0 96,872 97.9
In poverty 2,107 2.1 2,107 2.1 . . . . . . 2,107 2.1
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 19,874 20.0 19,863 20.0 114 33.0 19,748 20.0
$116,305 - $221,317 19,873 20.0 19,858 20.0 131 38.0 19,726 19.9
$67,516 - $116,305 19,873 20.0 19,863 20.0 76 22.1 19,786 20.0
$36,533 - $67,516 19,870 20.0 19,867 20.0 24 6.8 19,844 20.0
$0-$36,533 19,877 20.0 19,875 20.0 1 0.2 19,874 20.1
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 76,149 76.6 76,110 76.6 330 95.2 75,780 76.6
Widow(er) 13,655 13.7 13,652 13.7 1 0.4 13,651 13.8
Spouse 5,494 5.5 5,494 5.5 15 4.4 5,479 5.5
Disabled worker 4,069 4.1 4,069 4.1 . . . . . . 4,069 4.1
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0331v1
Note: . . . = not applicable.
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 5. Beneficiary Status, 2070: Computation Period to 40 vs. Scheduled (in thousands)
POPULATION: current law or option beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic Current Law Beneficiaries Changes in beneficiary status under proposed option Policy Option Beneficiaries
Added Removed Net Change
Total 99,367 -87 -87 99,280
Sex
Female 51,669 -51 -50 51,618
Male 47,698 -37 -36 47,661
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 23,798 -19 -19 23,779
White 55,862 -48 -48 55,814
Black 10,043 -5 -5 10,038
Other 9,664 -15 -14 9,649
Country of Birth
U.S. 77,479 -71 -71 77,408
Foreign 21,888 -16 -15 21,872
Age
60-69 28,040 -87 -87 27,953
70-79 37,436 0 0 37,436
80-89 24,883 0 0 24,883
90+ 9,008 0 0 9,008
Marital Status
Married 45,743 -39 -39 45,704
Divorced 20,504 -21 -21 20,483
Widowed 15,160 -1 -1 15,159
Never Married 17,960 -26 -25 17,934
Education
Graduate 13,734 -13 -12 13,721
Bachelor 22,043 -28 -27 22,015
Associate 21,221 -21 -20 21,201
High School 31,969 -23 -22 31,947
Less than 12 Yrs 10,400 -4 -3 10,396
Official Poverty
Above poverty 97,260 -87 -87 97,173
In poverty 2,107 0 0 2,107
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 19,874 -25 -24 19,849
$116,305 - $221,317 19,873 -34 -34 19,839
$67,516 - $116,305 19,873 -25 -24 19,849
$36,533 - $67,516 19,870 -4 -3 19,866
$0-$36,533 19,877 0 0 19,877
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 76,149 -84 -84 76,064
Widow(er) 13,655 0 0 13,655
Spouse 5,494 -3 -2 5,491
Disabled worker 4,069 0 0 4,069
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0331v1
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.
Table 5. Beneficiary Status, 2070: Computation Period to 40 vs. Payable (in thousands)
POPULATION: current law or option beneficiaries aged 60+
Characteristic Current Law Beneficiaries Changes in beneficiary status under proposed option Policy Option Beneficiaries
Added Removed Net Change
Total 99,367 -87 -87 99,280
Sex
Female 51,669 -51 -50 51,618
Male 47,698 -37 -36 47,661
Ethnicity/Race
Hispanic 23,798 -19 -19 23,779
White 55,862 -48 -48 55,814
Black 10,043 -5 -5 10,038
Other 9,664 -15 -14 9,649
Country of Birth
U.S. 77,479 -71 -71 77,408
Foreign 21,888 -16 -15 21,872
Age
60-69 28,040 -87 -87 27,953
70-79 37,436 0 0 37,436
80-89 24,883 0 0 24,883
90+ 9,008 0 0 9,008
Marital Status
Married 45,743 -39 -39 45,704
Divorced 20,504 -21 -21 20,483
Widowed 15,160 -1 -1 15,159
Never Married 17,960 -26 -25 17,934
Education
Graduate 13,734 -13 -12 13,721
Bachelor 22,043 -28 -27 22,015
Associate 21,221 -21 -20 21,201
High School 31,969 -23 -22 31,947
Less than 12 Yrs 10,400 -4 -3 10,396
Official Poverty
Above poverty 97,260 -87 -87 97,173
In poverty 2,107 0 0 2,107
Household Income Quintile
$221,317+ 19,874 -25 -24 19,849
$116,305 - $221,317 19,873 -34 -34 19,839
$67,516 - $116,305 19,873 -25 -24 19,849
$36,533 - $67,516 19,870 -4 -3 19,866
$0-$36,533 19,877 0 0 19,877
Current Law Benefit Type
Retired worker 76,149 -84 -84 76,064
Widow(er) 13,655 0 0 13,655
Spouse 5,494 -3 -2 5,491
Disabled worker 4,069 0 0 4,069
Source: SSA/Office of Retirement Policy, using MINT 7 Run: 03/09/2015 Ref #: SSAB0331v1
Providing these estimates does not imply SSA support for the proposal, nor is SSA responsible for any interpretations of these estimates.