Case Studies

Case Study 1: Andrew

Water Distribution Operator, 30 years old, works 2 days a week, earns $30 per hour "Even though retirement is a long way away, I’m going to join OMERS. My OMERS contributions will automatically come off my pay, and when I retire, I’ll get a pension for as long as I live."

Case Study 2: Priya

Paramedic, 40 years old, works 20 hours a week, earns $40 per hour “I’ve been married for five years and have two young boys. I joined OMERS because saving for my future is important to me and my family.”

Case Study 3: Lynn

Education Assistant, 45 years old, works 2 days a week, earns $23 per hour. “I joined OMERS because I know OMERS will be there for me in my retirement.”