Retirement Eligibility

Your retirement eligibility is based on your membership type and tier, which specify the minimum age and service credit requirements.  Your reciprocal and purchased service (except for purchased prior public agency service) is included when determining retirement eligibility.

Tier Membership Type Age Years of Service Credit
Tier 2 General 52+ 5+
Tier 2 Safety 50+ 5+
All Any 70+ Any
Tier 1 Any 50+ 5+ with 10+ years of membership
Tier 1 General Any 30+
Tier 1 Safety Any 20+