• Labor Department: 55-and-older fastest growing segment of the American workforce.
  • “64% of workers age 18-64 envision a phased transition into retirement”
  • Majority of age 50+ consider formal phased retirement “‘very” or “‘somewhat important’
  • 27% of Americans plan to “keep working as long as possible.”
  • Another 12 percent say they don’t plan to retire at all


  • In 2016,11% of companies offer “informal phased retirement”
  • In 2016, 5% of companies offer “formal phased retirement”
  • Just 21% of workers say employers enable reduced work hours, shift from full-time to part-time