Payment schedule for February, retirees age 62 or older in the United States should keep these dates

This is the full Social Security Administration (SSA) amount. payment schedule for February 2024 Pension benefits will have 4 new payment days and Supplementary Insurance Income will have only one.

Actually, there is one payment remains on January 24. It will only be for those pensioners whose date of birth is between 21 and 31 and who started receiving benefits from May 1997 onwards.

The first one Payment in February will be for low-income Americans collecting Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Remember that some pensioners are eligible for SSI. This is why some SSI recipients may receive the first and second checks sent by SSA.


The administration confirmed that February 2 will be the first salary for pensioners. Normally, this group of pensioners receives their payment on February 3, but it is not possible to send it on that day. Let's explain the reasons and who is eligible.

The Social Security Administration has announced when the next payments will be in February, check now

The reason the first pension arrived a day earlier is that February 3 is a Saturday. Since it is not a working day, there cannot be payment. SSA only sends checks on business days.

To get this payment on February 2, you must have received retirement benefits before May 1997. If you began receiving benefits after April 30, 1997, your benefits may arrive on one of the three following pay days. Another option is to be on SSI and Social Security at the same time.

The first chance to receive pension benefits after February 2nd will be on February 14th. This check will be yours if you are not eligible for payment as of February 2nd because you started receiving checks in May 1997 and your birthday is between the 1st and 10th.


Retirees who received benefits after or in May 1997 and whose birth date is 11 to 20 will receive their new check on February 21. If you meet the same requirements but your birthday is between the 21st and 31st, you will get yours money on the 28th.

The possible amounts are $1,907 if you receive the average retirement benefit. The maximum amounts are $4,873 at age 70, $3,822 at full retirement age, and $2,710 at age 62. Although few workers qualify for such large payments. SSI recipients can receive $472 (principal), $943 (single), $1,415 (married).

In summary, the Social Security Administration will send a new check on the following dates:

  • February 1: SSI
  • February 2: Retirement (only for benefits prior to May 1997)
  • February 14: Birth date 1-10
  • February 21: birthday 11-20
  • February 28: Birth date 21-31

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