How much super do I need?

Planning for a comfortable retirement involves understanding your future expenses. Our information offers general insights into how much you may need, and our calculator can help track your progress. While this information isn't customised to your specific situation, it can provide a glimpse of expected income, living standards, and everyday expenses.

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Savings in super

The lump sums required for a comfortable retirement assume that the retiree/s will draw down all their capital and receive a part Age Pension. 

The necessary savings for a comfortable retirement* at age 67 are:

Single $595,000 Couple $690,000

These figures are in today's dollars, use 2.75% AWE as a deflator, and assume an investment earning rate of 6%. They don't take into consideration your personal needs or circumstances.


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