State Data » Louisiana

Major pension plans in the state

Plan Name Assets (millions) Participants Funded Ratio Percent of ARC Paid Retirement System that Administers the Plan
Louisiana SERS 12,282.7 93,900 64.1 106.0 Louisiana State Employees Retirement System
Louisiana Teachers 21,652.5 175,681 67.1 104.8 Louisiana Teachers Retirement System
Louisiana Municipal Police 2,224.3 12,372 72.9 100.0 Louisiana Municipal Police
Louisiana Schools 1,940.4 26,506 74.4 100.0 Louisiana Schools
Louisiana Parochial Employees 4,452.7 26,067 97.6 113.0 Louisiana State Parochial Employees
Baton Rouge City Parish RS 1,193.2 6,766 65.3 101.2 Baton Rouge City Parish Retirement System
New Orleans ERS 419.0 5,452 58.8 118.1 New Orleans Employees' Retirement System
Louisiana Municipal Employees 935.9 16,529 69.5 100.3 Louisiana Municipal Employees

Source: Public Plans Database (as of 2019)

Public Cost

Annual Required Contribution as percent of State and Local Own-Source Revenue, 2001-2019

Fiscal Year LA US
2001 4.8 2.9
2002 4.7 3.0
2003 4.9 3.4
2004 5.5 4.2
2005 5.9 3.8
2006 6.5 3.7
2007 6.0 3.9
2008 5.8 4.2
2009 6.3 4.4
2010 6.1 4.6
2011 7.3 4.9
2012 8.2 5.0
2013 11.7 5.2
2014 12.2 5.6
2015 11.3 5.8
2016 9.6 6.1
2017 9.3 6.0
2018 9.5 6.4
2019 9.3 6.2

Source: Public Plans Database and Census of Governments.

Copy this code into your HTML Editor, Blog Post or CMS.