Social Security Administration
About this HISP
The Social Security Administration (SSA) serves over 40 million retirees and their loved ones each year. For the 55 million spouses and dependents of retirees who have passed on, the Old-Age & Survivors Insurance (OASI) pays them over $944 billion in benefits a year. For the 10 million retirees who are disabled, the Disability Insurance program (DI) pays them about $145 billion. The Supplemental Security Income pays over $55 billion to nearly 8 million people who both are low-income and have a disability.