State Data » Connecticut

Major pension plans in the state

Plan Name Assets (millions) Participants Funded Ratio Percent of ARC Paid Retirement System that Administers the Plan
Connecticut SERS 12,527.5 100,875 38.0 100.0 Connecticut State Employees Retirement System
Connecticut Teachers 17,946.8 90,234 57.7 100.0 Connecticut Teachers Retirement Board
Connecticut Municipal 2,646.9 18,709 76.7 100.0 Connecticut Municipal
Hartford MERF 1,043.9 5,497 73.1 100.0 Hartford Municipal Employee Retirement Fund

Source: Public Plans Database (as of 2018)

Public Cost

Annual Required Contribution as percent of State and Local Own-Source Revenue, 2001-2018

Fiscal Year CT US
2001 3.6 2.9
2002 3.9 3.0
2003 3.1 3.4
2004 3.2 4.2
2005 3.8 3.8
2006 4.9 3.7
2007 4.9 3.9
2008 12.4 4.2
2009 5.5 4.4
2010 6.8 4.6
2011 5.8 4.9
2012 6.2 5.0
2013 7.0 5.2
2014 8.4 5.6
2015 8.0 5.8
2016 10.5 6.1
2017 10.4 6.0
2018 10.5 6.8

Source: Public Plans Database and Census of Governments.