These are the States that receive the highest Social Security

There are many different places for us to dwell throughout the vast country of the United States. These states can occasionally differ from one another due to their unique laws.

The amount of pension money can vary depending on where you live, just like Social Security.

You might learn some surprises from this list of the top 5 SSA-friendly states in the US, so pay attention when you choose where you'll live in retirement.

Pennsylvania received $4.25 billion in Social Security benefits, with 2,877,728 recipients overall.

New York, $5.40 billion in Social Security benefits were received overall, with 3,680,264 recipients in total.

Texas received $6.11 billion in total social security benefits, with 4,421,803 recipients.

Florida received $6.94 billion in total Social Security benefits, with 4,840,275 recipients overall.

California received $8.66 billion in Social Security benefits, with 6,150,009 recipients overall.

As you can see, California receives the greatest funding from the Social Security Administration, followed by Florida, Texas, New York, and Pennsylvania.