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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
Kansas PERS 19,696.2 318,283 68.4 87.2 Kansas Public Employees Retirement System
Wichita ERS 546.7 3,009 90.9 100.0 Wichita Employees' Retirement System

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 KS US
2001 1.8 2.9
2002 2.0 3.0
2003 1.9 3.4
2004 5.5 4.2
2005 2.2 3.8
2006 2.4 3.7
2007 2.6 3.9
2008 2.7 4.2
2009 2.8 4.4
2010 3.0 4.6
2011 3.2 4.9
2012 3.3 5.0
2013 3.2 5.2
2014 3.9 5.6
2015 3.9 5.8
2016 8.7 6.1
2017 5.9 6.0
2018 4.1 6.8

Source: Public Plans Database and Census of Governments.