2018 member survey results
We are pleased to report on the findings of our annual surveys of retired and active members that finished in early September. More than 2,800 retired members responded – a 28% increase over last year. Thank you to all who took part.
98% see the value of their pension
When asked to rate the value they are receiving from their pension, compared to the contributions they or their spouse made to the Plan while working 98% rated the value as excellent (35%), good (44%) or reasonably good (19%).
The survey of active members showed 91% rated the value of the pension they are building compared to the contributions they are making as excellent (14%), good (38%) or reasonably good (39%).
98% are satisfied with their representation through joint governance
When asked about the Plan’s independent joint governance structure, 98% of retired members with an opinion said they believe their interests are very well represented (60%) or satisfactorily represented (38%) by the Board of Trustees and Sponsors’ Committee.
feel the Plan has an excellent or good reputation
believe the Plan has the expertise to manage effectively and prudently
I believe that the CAAT Pension Plan is one of the best pensions around…. I am confident that my pension will be there for me for my remaining years.
-- Retired member comment on the 2018 survey