Minimum amounts for old-age and other pensions
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In order to receive the minimum pension, a retiree must have sufficient insurance period (contributory and non-contributory): 20 years (woman) or 25 years (man).
As from 1 March 2019, the minimum benefits have been paid at a monthly rate of:
Minimum disability pensions in respect of an accident at work or occupational disease and work accident pensions for survivors are 20% higher than the above amounts and they amount to:
- PLN 1,320.00 – disability pension in respect of complete incapacity for work due to an accident at work or occupational disease and a work accident pension for survivors,
- PLN 990.00 – disability pension in respect of partial incapacity for work due to an accident at work or occupational disease.
In 2018, the minimum old-age pension accounted for:
- 58.5% of average old-age pension (PLN 2,257.66),
- 62.9% of minimum wage/salary (PLN 2,100.00).