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Your benefits are calculated using the 35 years during which you earned the most money, which for most people are the years before they retire. So unless your last 16 years were the best earning years, your benefits will not change.
It is not how much you contribute during your lifetime, its how much you make in your best earning years. If you happen to earn enough to make a difference in your benefits, after 65 SSA will automatically adjust your benefits.