What is the Ballpark E$timate?
The Ballpark E$timate is an easy-to-use, two-page worksheet that helps you quickly identify approximately how much you need to save to fund a comfortable retirement. The Ballpark E$timate takes complicated issues like projected Social Security benefits and earnings assumptions on savings, and turns them into language and mathematics that are easy to understand.
The Ballpark E$timate
Ballpark E$timate iPhone App
The Ballpark E$timate is available through the app store for your iPhone.
Ballpark E$timate Android App
The Ballpark E$timate is available through the app store for your Android phone.
Introduction to Ballpark
Complete the worksheet online and let the computer do the math.
Ballpark Non-interactive PDF
The two-page non-interactive versions of the Ballpark E$timate - both English and Spanish - have been removed from EBRI's website since intereactive versions, including web-based, iPhone App, and Android App, are now available.
Federal Government Employees Ballpark Estimator
Employees covered by the Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS), CSRS-Offset, or the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS) who plan to retire under the voluntary age and service rules should use the Federal Government Employees Ballpark Estimator. EBRI has created a specialized version of the calculator for you.
Although the information you provide on the Ballpark E$timate worksheet may be
temporarily stored on your computer, it cannot be stored or viewed by the American Savings
Education Council (ASEC) or any vendor who may provide internet services to ASEC.