Wisconsin Retirement System Resources
Here are some additional tools and resources that were referenced in Member Benefits’ “20 FAQs You Should Know About WRS” eBook.
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(source: Social Security Administration)
(administered by the Department of Employee Trust Funds (ETF))
Understanding WRS—On Demand Seminar (source: Member Benefits)
The Wisconsin Retirement System (the state pension plan) will be a source of retirement income for most Wisconsin public school employees. How much do you know about this important benefit? In this three-part series, learn about WRS, how it works, how to read your statement, how benefits are calculated, the different payout options available at retirement, core versus variable fund participation, and much more. (Three-part series)
ETF video collection (source: ETF)
The Wisconsin Department of Employee Trust Funds (ETF) has organized their collection of educational videos into stages of membership: New Employee, Mid Career, Nearing Retirement and Retired.
This calculator is designed to help you determine how much of your savings remains after a series of withdrawals.
Use this calculator to determine how much monthly income your retirement savings may provide you in retirement.
Social Security Retirement Estimator (source: SSA)
Estimate your potential benefit amounts using different retirement dates and levels of future earnings.
Wisconsin Retirement System Benefit Calculator (source: ETF)
Calculate your projected Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS) retirement benefit.
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