As you plan for retirement, keep these things in mind:
Get an estimate of your retirement allowance by exploring alternative retirement dates and other factors using Web Member Services. Click on the Your Personal Account button on any page or visit our Get an Estimate page for more information.
Once you’re eligible to retire, you can select any date as your retirement date. Retirement begins the day after your last day on paid status with your participating employer, provided ACERA receives your retirement application before that date.
Since your retirement benefit allowance is calculated based on three factors—age, length of service, and final average salary—there are a few things to consider when selecting your effective retirement date.