Magazine article HRMagazine

Infographic: OLDER WORKERS

Magazine article HRMagazine

Infographic: OLDER WORKERS

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Among pre-retirees who plan to work in their retirement years, 51% say they would like to pursue a different line of work, while 49% plan on continuing in the same line of work.

Top Reasons to Work in Retirement

To stay mentally active

Pre-retirees 51%

Retirees 62%

The money

Pre-retirees 51%

Retirees 31%

To stay physically active

Pre-retirees 43%

Retirees 48%

Health insurance benefits

Pre-retirees 34%

Retirees 11%

Social connection

Pre-retirees 32%

Retirees 42%

Sense of identity/self-worth

Pre-retirees 28%

Retirees 36%

To have a new challenge

Pre-retirees 28%

Retirees 30%

Source: Work in Retirement: Myths and Motivations, Merrill Lynch, 2014. …

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