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Social Security Maximum Benefit

If you retire in 2013, the maximum benefit for a worker retireing at full retirement age is $2,533 a month = $30,396 a year. ($2,513 a month in 2012, $30,156 a year), If you are age 62 in 2013 the maximum you would receive is $1,923, $23,076 a year. If you are age 70 in 2013 the maximum you would receive is $3,350, $40,020 a year.

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