State Data » Vermont

Major pension plans in the state

Plan Name Assets (millions) Participants Funded Ratio Percent of ARC Paid Retirement System that Administers the Plan
Vermont State Employees 1,909.5 16,458 70.7 105.8 Vermont State Employees Retirement System
Vermont Teachers 1,904.5 20,195 54.3 112.8 Vermont Teachers Retirement System
Burlington ERS 194.7 1,999 73.2 100.0 Burlington ERS
Vermont Municipal Employees 709.5 11,941 80.1 111.2 Vermont Municipal Employees

Source: Public Plans Database (as of 2019)

Public Cost

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

Fiscal Year VT US
2001 1.6 2.9
2002 1.9 3.0
2003 2.4 3.4
2004 1.9 4.2
2005 2.1 3.8
2006 2.3 3.7
2007 2.5 3.9
2008 1.5 4.2
2009 1.4 4.4
2010 1.8 4.6
2011 2.1 4.9
2012 2.2 5.0
2013 2.5 5.2
2014 2.8 5.6
2015 3.2 5.8
2016 3.1 6.1
2017 3.4 6.0
2018 4.1 6.8

Source: Public Plans Database and Census of Governments.