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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
TN Political Subdivisions 10,345.3 144,163 98.2 Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System
TN State and Teachers 39,377.3 292,512 93.4 100.0 Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System
Nashville-Davidson ERS 3,116.6 24,028 94.9 115.5 Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Employees Benefit Trust Fund
Knox County Teachers' DB Plan 57.4 410 83.3 100.0 Knox County Teachers' DB Plan

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 TN US
2001 2.5 2.9
2002 2.3 3.0
2003 2.4 3.4
2004 2.4 4.2
2005 3.1 3.8
2006 3.1 3.7
2007 3.4 3.9
2008 3.5 4.2
2009 3.6 4.4
2010 3.7 4.6
2011 4.2 4.9
2012 4.1 5.0
2013 4.1 5.2
2014 4.2 5.6
2015 4.0 5.8
2016 4.2 6.1
2017 3.9 6.0
2018 5.6 6.8

Source: Public Plans Database and Census of Governments.