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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
Washington LEOFF Plan 2 13,006.4 24,500 108.0 111.4 Washington Department of Retirement Systems
Washington PERS 2/3 38,688.0 248,647 91.0 93.1 Washington Department of Retirement Systems
Washington School Employees Plan 2/3 5,421.0 95,052 89.0 90.6 Washington Department of Retirement Systems
Washington Teachers Plan 2/3 13,974.0 103,698 90.0 91.8 Washington Department of Retirement Systems
Seattle ERS 2,717.4 18,815 69.9 101.0 Seattle 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 WA US
2001 2.3 2.9
2002 1.3 3.0
2003 0.6 3.4
2004 0.8 4.2
2005 0.8 3.8
2006 1.1 3.7
2007 1.7 3.9
2008 2.3 4.2
2009 3.3 4.4
2010 2.5 4.6
2011 2.4 4.9
2012 2.8 5.0
2013 2.7 5.2
2014 3.4 5.6
2015 3.5 5.8
2016 4.1 6.1
2017 3.8 6.0
2018 4.5 6.8

Source: Public Plans Database and Census of Governments.