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Pennsylvania Public School Employees Retirement System Basics, by Plan

Plan Assets (millions) Total Members
Pennsylvania School Employees 56,363.7 514,767
Other Plans 0 0
Total 56,363.7 514,767

Source: Public Plans Database (as of 2018)

Note: Pennsylvania Public School Employees Retirement System has 0 other plans.

Assets

Assets at Year-End
Pennsylvania Public School Employees Retirement System
2001-2018

Fiscal Year Net Assets (billions)
2001 48.1
2002 43.5
2003 42.3
2004 48.3
2005 51.9
2006 57.2
2007 67.3
2008 62.5
2009 43.0
2010 45.6
2011 51.2
2012 48.5
2013 49.0
2014 53.0
2015 51.6
2016 49.8
2017 53.2
2018 56.4

Source: Public Plans Database

Membership

Ratio of Actives to Beneficiaries, 2001-2018

Fiscal Year Pennsylvania Public School Employees Retirement System US State and Local Pensions
2001 1.8 2.4
2002 1.7 2.3
2003 1.7 2.2
2004 1.6 2.1
2005 1.6 2.1
2006 1.6 2.0
2007 1.6 2.0
2008 1.6 1.9
2009 1.6 1.9
2010 1.5 1.8
2011 1.4 1.7
2012 1.4 1.6
2013 1.3 1.5
2014 1.2 1.5
2015 1.2 1.4
2016 1.1 1.4
2017 1.1 1.4
2018 1.1 1.3

Source: Public Plans Database

Cash Flows

Cash Flow vs. Total Assets (Millions)
Pennsylvania Public School Employees Retirement System
2001-2018

Fiscal Year Cash Flow Assets
2001 -1,416.8 48,097.0
2002 -2,098.1 43,473.2
2003 -2,177.6 42,316.4
2004 -2,218.7 48,339.6
2005 -2,479.7 51,936.4
2006 -2,636.3 57,235.7
2007 -2,589.0 67,341.0
2008 -3,084.9 62,473.4
2009 -3,276.2 42,995.5
2010 -3,510.7 45,598.5
2011 -3,644.6 51,200.0
2012 -3,759.5 48,533.8
2013 -3,644.2 49,015.6
2014 -3,133.2 52,980.1
2015 -2,681.6 51,585.5
2016 -2,226.7 49,832.1
2017 -1,672.1 53,155.3
2018 -1,425.7 56,363.7

Source: Public Plans Database


Cash Flow as a Percentage of Assets
Pennsylvania Public School Employees Retirement System
2001-2018

Fiscal Year Pennsylvania Public School Employees Retirement System National Average
2001 -2.9 -2.0
2002 -4.8 -2.4
2003 -5.1 -2.6
2004 -4.6 -2.0
2005 -4.8 -2.2
2006 -4.6 -2.2
2007 -3.8 -2.1
2008 -4.9 -2.3
2009 -7.6 -3.1
2010 -7.7 -3.2
2011 -7.1 -3.1
2012 -7.7 -3.3
2013 -7.4 -3.1
2014 -5.9 -2.9
2015 -5.2 -2.8
2016 -4.5 -3.0
2017 -3.1 -2.9
2018 -2.5 -2.6

Source: Public Plans Database