February 15, 2014
HSAs Reach $19.3 Billion
HSAs had grown to an estimated $19.3 billion in assets nationwide over 10.7 million accounts by the end of December, a year-over-year increase of 25 percent for assets and 30 percent for accounts, according to the 2013 Devenir year-end HSA survey and research report.
The average funded HSA account balance at the end of December in the US was $2,356, up 3.2 percent over the end of 2012.
Based on preliminary figures, Devinir estimates total assets had already exceeded $20 billion nationally by the end of January 2014.
Also in December 2013, HSA investment assets reached an estimated $2.3 billion nationwide, up 30 percent from the end of 2012. The average investment account holder had an average total balance of $11,350, counting both investments and non-invested deposits.
Survey data was collected during January and February, primarily from the top 50 providers in the HSA market throughout the US.