About the Study
The employer survey was conducted online by The Harris Poll, in partnership with ISS Media, now a unit of Institutional Shareholder Services, on behalf of MetLife between April 29, 2019, and May 21, 2019, among 212 U.S. adults ages 18+ who are employed full time, work for a company with 1,000 employees or more, have a job level of manager or above, have at least moderate influence in selection of benefits at their company, and whose company offers a defined contribution plan. Data were not weighted and are only representative of those who completed the survey. The employee and retiree survey was conducted online by The Harris Poll on behalf of MetLife between August 19, 2019, and September 6, 2019, among 1,518 U.S. adults ages 33-75 who are either employed full time (n=939) or retired (n=579), and have access to a defined benefit or defined contribution plan through their current employer or the employer from which they retired. Data were weighted, where necessary, to bring them in line with actual population proportions. For full methodology, including weighting variables, please download the study at metlife.com/ERMStudy.
MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET), through its subsidiaries and affiliates ("MetLife"), is one of the world's leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 markets globally and holds leading positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. For more information, visit www.metlife.com.