Social Security will be one source of income. However, it is based on your annual income over your years of working. To get an idea of what your social security check would be, you can use the quick calculator link below.
Try out the following scenarios:
- You earn minimum wage at $15,080 a year
- You have a 2 Year degree and make $35,000 a year
- You have a four year degree and make $55,000 a year
What would your social security be for each of these? Is this enough to live on? How do you know?