Working out how much money you will need in retirement depends on your personal situation. Not only does the amount of money you need depend on your lifestyle choices, but you may have some other income options in retirement (such as part time work or payments from other investments) which will supplement your super.
But you need to think about how much you’ll need early enough to do something about it.
The Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia believes a single person needs an annual income of $39,081* and a couple needs $53,456* to live comfortably in retirement. To achieve this, depending on when you intend to retire, you would need to have in your super fund: