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Major pension plans in the state

Plan Name Assets (millions) Participants Funded Ratio Percent of ARC Paid Retirement System that Administers the Plan
Iowa PERS 32,314.6 316,824 82.4 104.7 Iowa Public Employees Retirement System
Iowa Municipal Fire and Police 2,549.6 8,477 82.0 100.0 Iowa Municipal Fire and Police
Des Moines Water Works 49.3 353 85.0 100.0 Des Moines Water Works

Source: Public Plans Database (as of 2018)

Public Cost

Annual Required Contribution as percent of State and Local Own-Source Revenue, 2001-2017

Fiscal Year IA US
2001 2.5 2.9
2002 2.4 3.0
2003 2.4 3.4
2004 2.5 4.2
2005 2.5 3.8
2006 2.4 3.7
2007 2.4 3.9
2008 2.4 4.2
2009 2.5 4.4
2010 2.7 4.6
2011 2.7 4.9
2012 3.0 5.0
2013 3.2 5.2
2014 3.4 5.6
2015 3.3 5.8
2016 3.3 6.1
2017 3.2 6.0

Source: Public Plans Database and Census of Governments.