General information on retirement pension and other pension benefit payments from FUS

In 2016, the Social Insurance Institution paid pensions to ca 7.3 million persons. The total amount of all types of pensions equalled PLN 179,066.5 million.

The average amount of retirement and other pensions in 2016

Pension type

Monthly value of the average pension in PLN

% of the average payment 

a) with the compulsory contribution for social insurance (PLN 4,047.21)

b) reduced by the compulsory contribution for social insurance (PLN 3,536.87)

old-age and other pensions altogether

2,018.48

49.9

57.1

old-age pensions

2,131.70

52.7

60.3

disability pension

1,616.46

39.9

45.7

survivorʼs pension 

1,856.34

45.9

52.5


(Note: 1 EUR = ca 4.26 PLN)