Social Security Benefit Calculator
About FAQ

This app will:

  • help you estimate your retirement benefits, including how you may be affected by early or delayed retirement or the Windfall Elimination Provision
  • help you handle an overpayment
  • give you some starting points to take political action

Who can use this app?

Anyone who has paid into Social Security at some point in their career can use this app, including those affected by the Windfall Elimination Provision.
However, please note that this app will be most accurate for users within 5 - 10 years of retirement.

How is my information used?

This application is intended as a tool for users to calculate their Social Security benefits. No data is saved, stored, or passed along to third-party services and/or government entities. All data is deleted after use.

Before You Begin

Have a copy of your earnings record (digital or printed) on hand (you can download a sample one here).

[Legal Disclaimer]

Your future benefits may be affected by changes in your employment or changes to the SSA’s formula. This site is for informational purposes only, and should not be taken as legal, tax, investment, financial, or other advice. You should consult with a financial advisor or attorney to determine what is best for your individual circumstances.