FAQs About Benefits—Retirement Issues

Who is most likely to be receiving a pension?

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Pension Probability Rises With Education
Education% Receiving
a Pension
Less Than High School 35.3%
High School Diploma 44.3%
Some College 48.9%
College Degree 54.9%
Post-Grad Degree 67.8%
Source: EBRI Notes, February 2003.


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