Women and Social Security

Source: Joan Entmacher and Katherine Gallagher Robbins, National Women’s Law Center, Fact Sheet, February 2015

Social Security benefits are especially important to women—and women’s average benefits are just $13,500 per year. The proposed cuts to Social Security are cuts that women and families cannot afford. Check out this this fact sheet to learn more key facts on the impact of Social Security on women and their families.